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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Nic•a•ra•guaˌnɪk əˈrɑ gwə(n.)

  1. a republic in Central America. 4,717,132; 50,193 sq. mi. (130,000 sq. km).

    Category: Geography (places)

    Ref: Cap.: Managua. 2

  2. Lake, a lake in SW Nicaragua. 92 mi. (148 km) long; 34 mi. (55 km) wide; 3060 sq. mi. (7925 sq. km).

    Category: Geography (places)

Nic`a•ra′guan(n.; adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Nicaraguan(adj)

    a native or inhabitant of Nicaragua

  2. Nicaraguan(adj)

    of or relating to Nicaragua or is people

    "Nicaraguan earthquakes"


  1. Nicaraguan(Noun)

    A person from Nicaragua or of Nicaraguan descent.

  2. Nicaraguan(Adjective)

    Of, from, or pertaining to Nicaragua or the people of Nicaragua.


  1. Nicaraguans

    Nicaraguans are people inhabiting in, originating or having significant heritage from Nicaragua. Most Nicaraguans live in Nicaragua, although there is also a significant Nicaraguan diaspora, particularly in Costa Rica and the United States with smaller communities in other countries around the world. There are also people living in Nicaragua who are not Nicaraguans because they were not born or raised in Nicaragua nor have they gained citizenship.


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