Daman

geographical name
Da·​man | \ də-ˈmän How to pronounce Daman (audio) , -ˈman\
variants: or Portuguese Damão \ də-​ˈmau̇ⁿ How to pronounce Damão (audio) \

Definition of Daman

district of western India on the Gulf of Khambhat; a constituent part of the union territory of Daman and Diu (area 36 square miles, or 93 square kilometers; population 243,247) — see goa, portuguese india

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