Jamaica

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Taino Xaymaca (land of wood and water).

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Jamaica

  1. A particular country in the Caribbean.
  2. The island comprising most of that country.
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Etymology 2[edit]

After Kuchamakin, a Massachusett leader; from Massachusett.[1]

Proper noun[edit]

Jamaica

  1. Jamaica Plain, Boston, a neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts.

Etymology 3[edit]

From the Massachusett word for “beaver”. Compare next etymology.

Proper noun[edit]

Jamaica

  1. Jamaica, Vermont, a town in Vermont.

Etymology 4[edit]

Originally Jameco, from the Lenape word for “beaver”. Compare previous etymology.

Proper noun[edit]

Jamaica

  1. Jamaica, Queens, a neighborhood in Queens, New York City.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jamaica Plain Historical Society - Native Americans in Jamaica Plain

Catalan[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Jamaica f

  1. Jamaica

Danish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Jamaica

  1. Jamaica (country in the Caribbean)

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Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Jamaica ?

  1. Jamaica

Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Jamaica

  1. Jamaica

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Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Jamaica f

  1. Jamaica (country in the Caribbean)

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:

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Proper noun[edit]

Jamaica ?

  1. Jamaica

Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:

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Proper noun[edit]

Jamaica n

  1. Jamaica

Derived terms[edit]

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