geographical name \bə-ˈhä-məz, by outsiders also -ˈhā-\

Definition of BAHAMAS

islands in the Atlantic SE of Florida; an independent member of the Commonwealth of Nations since 1973 Nassau area 4404 square miles (11,450 square kilometers), pop 303,611 — see turks and caicos
Ba·ha·mi·an \bə-ˈhā-mē-ən, -ˈhä-\ adjective or noun

Variants of BAHAMAS

Ba·ha·mas or the Bahamas or The Bahamas


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