Definition of Monégasque in English:


Line breaks: Moné|gasque
Pronunciation: /ˌmɒneɪˈgask
, mɔnegask/


  • A native or inhabitant of Monaco.
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    • Native Monégasques come mainly from an area of central Europe once called Rhaetia and now part of Switzerland and Austria.
    • As almost everybody in an overburdened world knows by now, the Monégasques do not pay taxes.
    • Many Monégasques prayed anyway in the little Sainte-Devoté church, dedicated to Monaco's patron saint, or the cathedral beside the palace.


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  • Relating to Monaco or its inhabitants.
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    • All Monégasque children under the age of twelve are invited to an annual palace Christmas party that includes refreshments, entertainment, and a gift for every child.
    • The husband of a Monégasque national has no right to acquire Monégasque nationality.
    • The customs are leased to France but not the post, and French stamps are not valid in the Principality nor are the Monégasques ones in France.



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