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təˈbeɪ goʊto·ba·go

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Tobagonoun

    island in West Indies


  1. Tobagonoun

    An island of the Caribbean, part of Trinidad and Tobago.

    Etymology: Probably from tabaco


  1. Tobago

    Tobago is the smaller of the two main islands that make up the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. It is located in the southern Caribbean, northeast of the island of Trinidad and southeast of Grenada. The island lies outside the hurricane belt. According to the earliest English-language source cited in the Oxford English Dictionary, Tobago bore a name that has become the English word tobacco. The national bird of Tobago is the Cocrico.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Tobago

    one of the Windward Islands (q. v.), the most southerly of the group; a British possession since 1763, politically attached to Trinidad; is hilly, picturesque, and volcanic; exports rum, molasses, and live-stock.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. tobago

    One of the British islands in the West Indies, belonging to the Windward group. This island was first colonized by the Dutch, who were expelled by the Spaniards. It was then settled by the English, to whom it was ceded by the peace of 1763. In 1781 it was taken by the French, and in 1793 was retaken by the British, by whom it was retained at the peace of Amiens.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tobago in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tobago in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of tobago in a Sentence

  1. Keith Rowley:

    Trinidad and Tobago from tomorrow would have a new government.

  2. Paula Gopee-Scoon:

    This is of keen interest, not only to the Ministry of Trade and Industry but also to the intellectual property office of the Ministry of the Attorney General, and the Ministry of Tourism and Culture. We all have an interest, trinidad and Tobago is our interest.

  3. Marla Dukharan:

    We are blessed with collective Alzheimer's in Trinidad and Tobago.

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