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WHAT DOES DOMINICA MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Dominica, officially the Commonwealth of Dominica, is an island nation in the Lesser Antilles region of the Caribbean Sea, south-southeast of Guadeloupe and northwest of Martinique. Its size is 750 square kilometres and the highest point in the country is Morne Diablotins, which has an elevation of 1,447 metres. The Commonwealth of Dominica had a population of 71,293 at the 2011 Census. The capital is Roseau which is located on the leeward side of the island. Dominica has been nicknamed the "Nature Isle of the Caribbean" for its unspoiled natural beauty. It is the youngest island in the Lesser Antilles, still being formed by geothermal-volcanic activity, as evidenced by the world's second-largest hot spring, Boiling Lake. The island features lush mountainous rainforests, home of many rare plant, animal, and bird species. There are xeric areas in some of the western coastal regions, but heavy rainfall can be expected inland. Dominica is the only country in the world with a count of 365 rivers. The Sisserou Parrot, is found only on the Caribbean Island of Dominica and is the island's national bird. It is featured on the national flag.
The definition of Dominica in the dictionary is a republic in the E Caribbean, comprising a volcanic island in the Windward Islands group; a former British colony; became independent as a member of the Commonwealth in 1978. Official language: English. Religion: Roman Catholic majority. Currency: East Caribbean dollar. Capital: Roseau. Pop: 73 286. Area: 751 sq km Official name: Commonwealth of Dominica.
The translations of Dominica from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Dominica» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DOMINICA» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Dominica» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Dominica» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Dominica
QUOTES WITH «DOMINICA»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word Dominica.
The people in Dominica and the small communities where I were had no idea who I was, and there's no better security than that.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DOMINICA»
Discover the use of Dominica in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Dominica and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
The complete travel guide exploring every aspect of the Caribbean island of Dominica, with particular appeal to eco-tourists and watersports enthusiasts with plenty of information on cultural aspects of the island.
Paul Crask, 2007
Dominica: A Tropical Paradise
From mountainous hikes and rainforest waterfalls, to pristine secluded beaches, Dominica is a nature lover's paradise.
Armin Kamyab, 2009
Dominica (Other Places Travel Guide)
Included in this book is a first-of-its-kind comprehensive hiking guide featuring the newly developed Waitukubuli National Trail.
Anna McCanse, 2011
Diving & snorkeling Dominica
Beautifully illustrated with full-colour photos, Lonely Planet's Pisces Books explore the world's best diving and snorkeling areas and prepare divers for what to expect when they get there, both topside and underwater.
Michael Lawrence, Mike Lawrence, 1999
The first and only dedicated guide to the gorgeous ‘Nature Isle of the Caribbean’.
Paul Crask, 2011
Dominica Export-import Trade and Business Directory
Dominica Export-Import Trade and Business Directory
Ibpus.com, USA International Business Publications, 2009
Dominica and St. Lucia Alive!.
Got it. Or perhaps you want to relax on the best beach sipping a cocktail. Got it! This exciting Alive guide is absolutely packed with detail, offering hundreds of hotel review and restaurant recommendations.
Lynne M. Sullivan, 2001
Dominica, Caribbean: Frommer's ShortCuts
Search for more Frommer's ShortCuts. Mix and match the exact destinations you need for your trip, and create your own Frommer's ShortCuts collection.
Frommer's ShortCuts, 2011
The Blessings of Motherhood: Health, Pregnancy and Childcare ...
Extrait de la couverture : "The main policy of the WHO is focused on Primary Health Care, with priority for women with childern under the age of five.
Anja Krumeich, 1994
Adventure Guide to Dominica and St Lucia
This is the only in-depth guide to these highly popular English-speaking Caribbean islands available.
Lynne M. Sullivan, 2004
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DOMINICA»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Dominica is used in the context of the following news items.
PAHO director warns Dominica of a 'tsunami of chronic diseases'
ROSEAU, Dominica (CMC) – Director of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Dr Carissa Etienne has warned that Dominica is sitting ... «Jamaica Observer, Jul 15»
Thames Valley Police admit mistake in information about Sister …
Thames Valley Police gave the wrong date when it said it had investigated a complaint that Sister Frances Dominica had sexually abused two ... «Oxford Mail, Jul 15»
USA Cricket: Sayreville Gladiators and Dominica United on top in …
Sayreville Gladiators and Dominica United are on top of their respective divisions, at the half-way mark of the Garden State Cricket League forty ... «Dreamcricket, Jul 15»
Pioneering nun who founded world's first children's hospice banned …
Sister Frances Dominica has been instructed to steer clear of the twin Oxford hospices she set up 30 years ago after being investigated by ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
Dominica Offers Food and Drink and Dive Fests
Dominica is serving up four days of culinary excellence and passion from July 1 to 4, 2015. The festival incorporates island chef cook-offs and ... «Cruise Industry News, Jul 15»
How to Buy Yourself a Citizenship: 3 Leading Country Programs of …
I have researched this as a Special Advisor to Ambassador Paolo Zampolli, Dominica's ambassador to the United Nations. In Dominica, the ... «HedgeCo.net, Jun 15»
SeaLife And Dominica Offering Underwater Photography And Dive …
SeaLife has partnered with Dominica to offer an underwater photography and dive trip sweepstakes that will run through the end of October. «DeeperBlue.com, Jun 15»
Dominica Benefits from Two Climate Change Projects
Dominica is benefitting from two projects from the OECS RRACC. Rallying the Region to Action on Climate Change or RRACC is a US $10.5m ... «GIS Dominica, Jun 15»
Dominica's PM condemns Caribbean's EU tax blacklisting
Dominica's Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit, has said his island condemns the blacklisting of a number of Caribbean and CARICOM countries ... «The Voice Online, Jun 15»
Dominica's Kellyn George Awarded Queen's Young Leader
Kellyn George, founder of the Sickle Cell Cares Foundation in Dominica is among 60 exceptional young people from the Commonwealth in ... «GIS Dominica, Jun 15»
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