Nevis

geographical name Ne·vis \ ˈnē-vəs \

Definition of Nevis

island in the eastern West Indies, part of Saint Kitts and Nevis in the Leeward Islands; chief town Charlestown area 36 square miles (93 square kilometers), population 11,400

Nevisian

play \nə-ˈvi-zh(ē-)ən\ adjective or noun

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