Antigua

geographical name
An·​ti·​gua | \ an-ˈtē-gə How to pronounce Antigua (audio) , -gwə \

Definition of Antigua

1 island of the British West Indies in the Leewards area 108 square miles (281 square kilometers); with Barbuda it forms the independent nation of Antigua and Barbuda
2 or Antigua Guatemala city in south central Guatemala; formerly the national capital population 20,715

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Antiguan \ an-​ˈtē-​gən How to pronounce Antiguan (audio) , -​gwən \ adjective or noun

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“Antigua.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Antigua. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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