Bahamas

geographical name
Ba·​ha·​mas | \ bə-ˈhä-məz How to pronounce Bahamas (audio) , by outsiders also -ˈhā-\
variants: or the Bahamas or The Bahamas

Definition of Bahamas

islands in the Atlantic southeast of Florida; an independent member of the Commonwealth of Nations since 1973; capital Nassau area 4404 square miles (11,450 square kilometers), population 367,000 — see turks and caicos

Other Words from Bahamas

Bahamian \ bə-​ˈhā-​mē-​ən How to pronounce Bahamian (audio) , -​ˈhä-​ \ adjective or noun

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