adjective An·da·man \ˈan-də-mən, -ˌman\
variants: less commonly


\¦an-də-mə-¦nēz, -¦nēs\ play

Definition of Andaman

  1. 1a :  of, relating to, or characteristic of the Andaman islands b :  of, relating to, or characteristic of the people of the Andaman islands

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or characteristic of the Andamanese language

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Origin and Etymology of andaman

Andaman from Andaman islands, Bay of Bengal, India; Andamanese from Andaman islands + English -ese

First Known Use: 1824

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