Moluccas, Spice Islands(noun)
a group of island in eastern Indonesia between Celebes and New Guinea; settled by the Portuguese but taken by the Dutch who made them the center for a spice monopoly, at which time they were known as Spice Islands
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. See Moluccas.
The numerical value of spice islands in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of spice islands in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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