Malagasy Republic

 Former name of Madagascar; Malagasy (sing. and pl.) remains the term for a person or persons from the island, and for the language spoken there.

Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors. 2013.

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  • Malagasy Republic — prop. n. Former name of the Republic of Madagascar, a nation in Africa occupying the island of Madagascar in the Indian Ocean east of Mozambique. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Malagasy Republic — former name for MADAGASCAR (the country) …   English World dictionary

  • Malagasy Republic — noun a republic on the island of Madagascar; achieved independence from France in 1960 • Syn: ↑Madagascar, ↑Republic of Madagascar • Derivationally related forms: ↑Madagascan (for: ↑Madagascar) • Inst …   Useful english dictionary

  • Malagasy Republic — geographical name see Madagascar …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Malagasy Republic — former name of Madagascar. * * * …   Universalium

  • Malagasy Republic — Madagascar …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Malagasy Republic — See Madagascar …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • Malagasy Republic — Malagas′y Repub′lic n. geg former name of Madagascar …   From formal English to slang

  • Malagasy Republic — /mæləgæsi rəˈpʌblɪk/ (say maluhgasee ruh publik) noun former official name of Madagascar …   Australian English dictionary

  • Malagasy ariary — ariary malgache (French) ISO 4217 code MGA User(s) …   Wikipedia

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