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Minorca

Syllabification: Mi·nor·ca
Pronunciation: /məˈnôrkə
 
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Definition of Minorca in English:

The most easterly and second largest of the Balearic Islands of Spain, in the western Mediterranean Sea; population 92,434 (2008); capital, Mahón. Spanish name Menorca.

Derivatives

Minorcan

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adjective& noun
Example sentences
  • The dominant old merchant families were divided between those of Minorcan, Genoese, Maltese and Moroccan Jewish descent.
  • With the promise of land, Greek colonists primarily from Mani in the south of Greece, as well as Italians, Minorcans, and Corsicans, began arriving in Florida on June 26, 1768.
  • As a result, all of the Minorcans were released, and were given four days to get out of New Smyrna.

Words that rhyme with Minorca

caulker (US calker), corker, hawker, Lorca, Majorca, orca, porker, squawker, stalker, talker, walker, yorker

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