Canary Islands

play
geographical name Ca·nary Islands \kə-ˈner-ē\

Definition of Canary Islands

  1. islands belonging to Spain in the North Atlantic off northwestern Africa (Morocco and Western Sahara) area 2796 square miles (7242 square kilometers), population 2,118,679 — see las palmas 1, santa cruz de tenerife

Canarian

play \-ē-ən\ adj or noun


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Canary Islands? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

contemplative of or relative to the past

Get Word of the Day daily email!