Island Carib

noun

Definition of Island Carib

: an Arawakan language formerly spoken in the Lesser Antilles and now represented solely by Garifuna on the Caribbean coast of Central America

First Known Use of Island Carib

1891, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about Island Carib

Statistics for Island Carib

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for Island Carib

The first known use of Island Carib was in 1891

See more words from the same year

Comments on Island Carib

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

WORD OF THE DAY

concealment of treason or felony

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Exceptions Quiz III

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!