adjective or noun see Mauritius

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Mauritian — may refer to: Something of, from, or related to Mauritius, an island nation off the coast of the African continent in the southwest Indian Ocean, about 900 kilometres (560 mi) east of Madagascar A person from Mauritius, or of Mauritian descent.… …   Wikipedia

  • mauritian — MAURITIÁN, Ă, mauritiéni, e, s.m. şi f., adj. Persoană care face parte din populaţia de bază a insulei Mauritius sau este originară de acolo. 2. adj. Care aparţine insulei Mauritius sau mauritienilor (1.), privitor la insula Mauritius sau la… …   Dicționar Român

  • Mauritian — 1. adjective Of, from, or pertaining to Mauritius, its people, or their language or culture. One of the official languages of Mauritius is Mauritian Creole. 2. noun a) A person from Mauritius or of Mauritian descent. Like the Irish, the… …   Wiktionary

  • Mauritian — [[t]mərɪ̱ʃ(ə)n, AM mɔːr [/t]] Mauritians 1) ADJ Mauritian means belonging or relating to Mauritius, or to its people or culture. 2) N COUNT A Mauritian is a Mauritian citizen, or a person of Mauritian origin …   English dictionary

  • Mauritian — See Mauritius. * * * ➡ Mauritius * * * …   Universalium

  • Mauritian — n. native or resident of Mauritius (republic in the Indian Ocean, island east of Madagascar) adj. of or pertaining to Mauritius (republic in the Indian Ocean, island east of Madagascar) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Mauritian — [mə rɪʃ(ə)n] noun a native or inhabitant of the island of Mauritius in the Indian Ocean. adjective relating to Mauritius …   English new terms dictionary

  • mauritian — mau·ri·tian …   English syllables

  • Mauritian — I noun a native or inhabitant of Mauritius • Hypernyms: ↑native, ↑indigen, ↑indigene, ↑aborigine, ↑aboriginal • Member Holonyms: ↑Mauritius, ↑Republic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mauritian Creole — Kreol Morisien Spoken in  Mauritius Native speakers 1.2 million  (date missing …   Wikipedia

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