- Former name of the South American country now known as Guyana.
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British Guiana — former name for GUYANA … English World dictionary
British Guiana — Infobox Former Country native name = conventional long name = British Guiana common name = Guiana continent = South America empire = United Kingdom status = Colony era = New Imperialism year start = 1814 year end = 1966 date start = August 13… … Wikipedia
British Guiana — noun a republic in northeastern South America; formerly part of the British Empire, but it achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1966 • Syn: ↑Guyana, ↑Co operative Republic of Guyana • Instance Hypernyms: ↑South American country,… … Useful english dictionary
British Guiana — is the former name of the South American country now known as Guyana (see Guiana, Guyana) … Dictionary of troublesome word
British Guiana — former British col., NE South America. See Guyana … Webster's Gazetteer
British Guiana — geographical name see Guyana … New Collegiate Dictionary
British Guiana — former name of Guyana. * * * … Universalium
British Guiana — Guyana … Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games
British Guiana — Brit′ish Guia′na n. geg former name of Guyana … From formal English to slang
British Guiana — /giˈanə/ (say gee ahnuh) noun former name of Guyana … Australian English dictionary