namaqua

noun (1)
na·​ma·​qua | \ nəˈmäkwə \
plural -s

Definition of namaqua

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a long-tailed African dove (Oena capensis)

Namaqua

noun (2)
\ " \
variants: or Namaquan \ -​wən \
plural -s

Definition of Namaqua (Entry 2 of 2)

: nama

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History and Etymology for namaqua

Noun (1)

from Namaqualand, coast region in southwestern Africa

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“Namaqua.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/namaqua. Accessed 7 Jul. 2022.

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