geographical name \ˈgō-ə\
variants: or Portuguese



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


play \ˈgō-ən\ adj or noun


play \ˌgō-ə-ˈnēz, -ˈnēs\ adj or noun

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