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Monaco

Mon·a·co

 (mŏn′ə-kō′, mə-nä′kō)
A principality on the Mediterranean Sea consisting of an enclave in southeast France. Probably settled by Phoenicians, it has been ruled by the Grimaldi family since the 1200s. At various times Monaco was under the protection of Spain, Sardinia, and France but regained its sovereignty in 1861. The village of Monaco, or Monaco-Ville, is the capital.

Mon′a·can adj. & n.
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Monaco

(ˈmɒnəˌkəʊ; məˈnɑːkəʊ; French mɔnako)
n
(Placename) a principality in SW Europe, on the Mediterranean and forming an enclave in SE France: the second smallest sovereign state in the world (after the Vatican); consists of Monaco-Ville (the capital) on a rocky headland, La Condamine (a business area and port), Monte Carlo (the resort centre), and Fontvieille, a light industrial area. Language: French. Religion: Roman Catholic. Currency: euro. Pop: 30 500 (2013 est). Area: 189 hectares (476 acres).
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Mon•a•co

(ˈmɒn əˌkoʊ, məˈnɑ koʊ)

n.
1. a principality on the Mediterranean coast, bordering SE France. 32,149; ½ sq. mi. (1.3 sq. km).
2. the capital of this principality. 1234.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Monaco - a constitutional monarchy in a tiny enclave on the French RivieraMonaco - a constitutional monarchy in a tiny enclave on the French Riviera
Monaco-Ville - the capital of Monaco
Monte Carlo - a town and popular resort in the principality of Monaco; famous for its gambling casino
Europe - the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles
Monacan, Monegasque - a native or inhabitant of Monaco
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Translations
Monako
Monaco
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Monako
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MonacoPrincipato di Monaco
モナコ
모나코
Monaco
Monako
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ประเทศโมนาโค
nước Monaco

Monaco

[ˈmɒnəkəʊ] NMónaco m
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Monaco

[ˈmɒnəkəʊ] nMonaco f
in Monaco → à Monaco
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Monaco

nMonaco nt
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Monaco

[ˈmɒnəˌkəʊ] nMonaco f (Principato)
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Monaco

مُونَاكُو Monako Monaco Monaco Μονακό Mónaco Monaco Monaco Monako Monaco モナコ 모나코 Monaco Monaco Monako Mónaco, Mônaco Монако Monaco ประเทศโมนาโค Monako nước Monaco 摩纳哥
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References in classic literature ?
"There's a smart little watering- place, not so many miles from here, called Yellowsands, a sort of secret little Monaco, which not many people know of, a wicked-innocent gay little place, where we've often talked of going.
Founding a newspaper, taking a theater, keeping race-horses, gambling at Monaco, are highly efficient as modes of losing money.
Comprised of thirty boys between the ages of 9 and 18, the choir was established by Prince Albert I of Monaco in 1904.
Monaco have not yet secured their Ligue 1 status, while the Saints are fourth and still pursuing rivals Lyon for Champions League qualification.
Xi was paying a state visit to Monaco, the first by a Chinese president to the European country.
The first is 'Garden of Opportunities' and will showcase projects and high-quality pioneering work, made in Monaco and internationally.
In an interview with Gulf News, Alexandre Bocquillon, Commissaire Adjoint de Section Monaco, said, "The true Monaco is not really well known to the people of Dubai, the emirates and the world, so it's a big opportunity to come to Expo 2020 and show what Monaco is really about.
Following this, he planted the 'Princess Grace Rose' at the Mughal Gardens in memory of his late mother, Princess Grace of Monaco.
On Tuesday, Monaco were knocked out of the French Cup by Ligue 2 Metz and yesterday Henry announced he had dropped "too many names to list" for tomorrow's relegation battle at 18th-placed Dijon.
Koke scored Atletico's fastest-ever Champions League goal within two minutes and Antoine Griezmann added a second after 25 before any hopes of a late Monaco comeback were ended with Radamel Falcao's 83rd minute missed penalty.