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Goa

geographical name \ˈgō-ə\

Definition of Goa

  1. state W India on Malabar Coast; before 1962 belonged to Portugal; with Daman & Diu constituted a union territory 1962–87; ∗ Panaji area 1404 square miles (3636 square kilometers), pop 1,343,998 — see portuguese india

Goan

play \ˈgō-ən\ adjective or noun

Goanese

play \ˌgō-ə-ˈnēz, -ˈnēs\ adjective or noun


Variants of goa

or Portuguese

Gôa

play \ˈgō-ə\

Rhymes with goa


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