Goa

geographical name \ˈgō-ə\
variants: or Portuguese

Gôa

play \ˈgō-ə\

Definition of Goa

  1. state of western India on the Malabar Coast; before 1962 belonged to Portugal; with Daman and Diu constituted a union territory 1962–87; capital Panaji area 1404 square miles (3636 square kilometers), population 1,458,545 — see portuguese india

Goan

play \ˈgō-ən\ adjective or noun

Goanese

play \ˌgō-ə-ˈnēz, -ˈnēs\ adjective or noun

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