Dutch Guiana

Dutch Guiana
geographical name — see Suriname 1

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Dutch Guiana — A map of the Dutch settlements of Surinam, Demerary, Issequibo, Berbices, and the islands of Curassoa, Aruba, Bonaire, c. (1781). Dutch Guiana, also known as Netherlands Guyana or Dutch Guyana (Dutch: Nederlands Guiana), is …   Wikipedia

  • Dutch Guiana — Dutch′ Guian′a n. geg former name of Suriname …   From formal English to slang

  • Dutch Guiana — noun a republic in northeastern South America on the Atlantic; achieved independence from the Netherlands in 1975 • Syn: ↑Suriname, ↑Republic of Suriname, ↑Surinam, ↑Netherlands Guiana • Instance Hypernyms: ↑South American country, ↑South… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dutch Guiana — Netherlands Guiana or Surinam …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Dutch Guiana — former name of Suriname. * * * …   Universalium

  • Dutch Guiana — noun A former name of Suriname …   Wiktionary

  • Dutch Guiana —  Former name of Surinam …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Dutch Guiana — See Surinam …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • Dutch Guiana — /dʌtʃ giˈanə/ (say duch gee ahnuh) noun former name of Suriname …   Australian English dictionary

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