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Meaning of "Martinique" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MARTINIQUE

Martinique  [ˌmɑːtɪˈniːk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MARTINIQUE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Martinique is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MARTINIQUE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Martinique

Martinique

Martinique is an island in the Lesser Antilles in the eastern Caribbean Sea, with a land area of 1,128 square kilometres and a population of 386,486 inhabitants. Like Guadeloupe, it is an overseas region of France, consisting of a single overseas department. One of the Windward Islands, it is directly north of Saint Lucia, northwest of Barbados, and south of Dominica. As with the other overseas departments, Martinique is one of the twenty-seven regions of France and an integral part of the French Republic. As part of France, Martinique is part of the European Union, and its currency is the euro. The official language is French, although many of its inhabitants also speak Antillean Creole.

Definition of Martinique in the English dictionary

The definition of Martinique in the dictionary is an island in the E Caribbean, in the Windward Islands of the Lesser Antilles: administratively an overseas region of France. Capital: Fort-de-France. Pop: 403 795. Area: 1090 sq km.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MARTINIQUE


biunique
ˌbaɪjuːˈniːk
dominique
ˌdɒmɪˈniːk
dvornik
ˈdvɔːniːk
microtechnique
ˌmaɪkrəʊtɛkˈniːk
nonunique
ˌnɒnjuːˈniːk
ortanique
ˌɔːtəˈniːk
penneech
pɛˈniːk
sneak
sniːk
technic
tɛkˈniːk
technique
tɛkˈniːk
unique
juːˈniːk
veronique
ˌverəˈniːk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MARTINIQUE

Martian
martin
Martin du Gard
Martin V
Martineau
martinet
martinetish
martinetism
martingal
martingale
martingale boom
Martini
Martinican
Martinmas

WORDS THAT END LIKE MARTINIQUE

Alexander technique
applique
boutique
clique
crampon technique
critique
cut-up technique
Delphi technique
fique
moulding technique
Mozambique
mystique
oblique
physique
pique
plastique
politique
pratique
programme evaluation and review technique
split-screen technique

Synonyms and antonyms of Martinique in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Martinique» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MARTINIQUE

Find out the translation of Martinique to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Martinique from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Martinique» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

马提尼克
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Martinica
570 millions of speakers

English

Martinique
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मार्टीनिक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مارتينيك
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Мартиника
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Martinique
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মার্টিনিক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Martinique
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Martinique
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Martinique
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

マルティニーク島
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

마르티니크
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Martinique
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Martinique
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மார்டினிக்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मार्टिनिक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Martinik
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Martinica
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Martynika
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Мартинюк
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Martinica
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Μαρτινίκα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Martinique
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Martinique
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Martinique
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Martinique

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MARTINIQUE»

The term «Martinique» is very widely used and occupies the 5.979 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MARTINIQUE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Martinique» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Martinique» 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 Martinique

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MARTINIQUE»

Discover the use of Martinique in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Martinique and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Martinique
This volume is the only available resource of its kind.
Janet Crane, 1995
2
Grenada: Carriacou - Petite Martinique
Provides an overview of Grenada, Carriacou, and Petite Martinique, offering advice for planning a trip and includes recommendations for lodging, restaurants, shopping, entertainment, and sightseeing attractions.
Paul Crask, 2012
3
The Rose of Martinique: A Life of Napoleon's Josephine
An evocative portrait of Josephine Beauharnais, the young widow who caught the eye of Corsican general Napoleon Bonaparte and who became his wife, hostess, political advisor, confidante, and lover, is set against the turbulent backdrop of ...
Andrea Stuart, 2005
4
Martinique: snake charmer
Martinique: Snake Charmer is one of surrealism's most important texts, and it has been called "the most beautiful of all books" about the island. (Martinique: Snake Charmer also includes nine evocative drawings by the surrealist Andr Masson ...
André Breton, André Masson, 2008
5
Phantasm
After losing her powers, Zo learns that only a traumatic experience can bring the Wraith back. And now, to get out-of-body, Zo will have to look for big, dangerous trouble--fast.
Phaedra Weldon, 2009
6
The Island Martinique
In this compelling travel memoir, two-time PEN/Faulkner Award winner John Edgar Wideman explores Martinique's seductive natural beauty and culture, as well as its vexed history of colonial violence and racism.
John Edgar Wideman, 2011
7
Fodor's Martinique, Dominica & Guadeloupe
Note: This ebook edition includes photographs and maps that will appear on black-and-white devices but are optimized for devices that support full-color images.
Fodor's, 2010
8
Josephine: The Rose of Martinique
This is the thrilling story of her strength, survival and ultimate transformation. ‘Delightful’ Kathryn Hughes, Mail on Sunday
Andrea Stuart, 2011
9
Mt. Pelée, Martinique: A Study of an Active Island-arc Volcano
ISOTOPIC COMPOSITIONS Sr isotopic data for Mt. Pelée, the other centers on Martinique, and the Lesser Antilles arc have been described by Arculus (1976); Baker (1984); Davidson (1983, 1984, 1986, 1987); Hawkesworth and others ( 1979) ...
Alan L. Smith, M. John Roobol, 1990
10
Opacity: Gender, Sexuality, Race, and the "problem" of ...
Contextualized in this particular neocolonial framework, this book examines multiple sites of masculinity in Martinique, ranging from privileged performances (such as state-funded theater productions) to disruptive performances (such as ...
David A. B. Murray, 2002

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MARTINIQUE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Martinique is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Martinique Welcomes American Civil Rights Leader Rev. Jesse …
Photo caption: Hon. Serge Letchimy, MP, President of the Martinique Regional Council (right), stands with Reverend Jesse Jackson during a ... «Business Wire, Jul 15»
2
Thank you to Mondoweiss's growing community, spreading the word …
The rest are scattered through the Middle East, Africa and the Caribbean (wouldn't you love to know that one person in Martinique?). Within the ... «Mondoweiss, Jul 15»
3
Resident fed up with dog poo in parks wants Onkaparinga Council …
... and dog poo bag dispensers. Mrs Bridgewater walks her labrador cross, Bear, on a path along Martinique Drive, parallel to Grand Boulevard. «The Daily Telegraph, Jul 15»
4
Paving the Way for Others | Manhattan, New York, NY | Local News
Gonzalez helped ensure the safety of residents, they said, including her moving residents out of Allerton and Martinique welfare hotels and into ... «New York Press, Jul 15»
5
Euzhan Palcy's 'A Dry White Season' has SA premiere at DIFF on …
A native of the French Caribbean Island of Martinique, Palcy was the first black woman director to produce a film with a major Hollywood studio ... «Screen Africa, Jul 15»
6
1st Award for Female Entrepreunership & Cooperation offered in the …
MARTINIQUE PIONNIERES, incorporated in 2012, has, since its inception, supported over 60 projects, contributed to the creation of some 20 ... «Go Jamaica, Jul 15»
7
Arcep revokes licences from overseas trio - TeleGeography
Guadeloupe Telephone Mobile, Martinique Telephone Mobile and Guyane Telephone Mobile were each issued with spectrum in the 900MHz, ... «TeleGeography, Jul 15»
8
Colourful atmosphere as Kirkcaldy hosts Fife International Carnival
Acts from as far afield as Zambia, South Africa and Martinique flew in for the festival, joining performers from around Fife and Scotland. «The Courier, Jul 15»
9
Rum's Back, and It's Better This Time
Denmark's Martinique 75 ($10) is a play on the bubbly French 75. Gin is swapped for barrique-aged agricole Rhum JM Gold and mixed with pineapple juice, ... «Columbus Monthly, Jul 15»
10
Code sweep nets 60 violations in Kenner neighborhood
According to the city of Kenner, the sweep was conducted Wednesday in the 3500 and 3600 blocks of Martinique Avenue after several ... «WDSU New Orleans, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Martinique [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/martinique>. Jul 2019 ».
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