Caribe

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See also: caribe and Ca-ri-bê

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish Caribe.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • Hyphenation: Ca‧ri‧be

Proper noun[edit]

Caribe m

  1. Caribbean Sea (a marginal sea of the Atlantic Ocean, between North and South America)
    Synonym: Mar do Caribe
  2. Caribbean (the islands and region around the Caribbean Sea)

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Taíno kalingo or Arawak kalingo, kalino (strength, bravery) or Galibi Carib karibna (person).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaˈɾibe/, [kaˈɾi.β̞e]

Proper noun[edit]

Caribe m

  1. Caribbean (islands)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Latin: Caribaeus

References[edit]

  • Roberts, Edward A. (2014) A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Spanish Language with Families of Words based on Indo-European Roots, Xlibris Corporation, →ISBN