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EtymologyEdit

Disputed; probably from Spanish baja mar (shallow sea) or Taíno ba ha ma (big upper middle land), via Spanish.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK, US) enPR: bə-hä'-məz, IPA(key): /bəˈhɑː.məz/
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Bahamas

  1. A country in the Caribbean. Official names, short: The Bahamas; full: Commonwealth of the Bahamas.

Usage notesEdit

  • (country): Normally used in the singular since it is the name of a country.

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BretonEdit

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Bahamas

  1. Bahamas

DanishEdit

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Bahamas

  1. Bahamas

FrenchEdit

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Bahamas f pl (plural only)

  1. Bahamas

GermanEdit

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Bahamas pl

  1. Bahamas

InterlinguaEdit

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Bahamas

  1. Bahamas

ItalianEdit

 
Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Bahamas f pl (plural only)

  1. Bahamas

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Bahamas

  1. Bahamas

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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Bahamas

  1. Bahamas

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PortugueseEdit

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Bahamas f pl

  1. Bahamas (a country and archipelago in Caribbean)

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Bahamas f pl

  1. Bahamas

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SwedishEdit

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Bahamas n (genitive Bahamas)

  1. Bahamas