Tristan da Cunha

geographical name Tris·tan da Cu·nha \ˌtris-tən-də-ˈkü-nə, -nyə\

Definition of TRISTAN DA CUNHA

island S. Atlantic, chief of the Tristan da Cunha Islands attached to British colony of St. Helena area 38 square miles (98 square kilometers), pop 274; volcanic eruptions 1961


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