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Type Country & Island
Pronounced Pron. /ʒə.ˈmaj.kə/(Catalan) /d͡ʒa.ˈmaj.ka/(Catalan) /ˌdʒaː.ˈmɑi̯.kaː/(Dutch) /ˌjaː.ˈmɑi̯.kaː/(Dutch) /dʒə.ˈmeɪ.kə/(English) /ˈjɒ.mɒ.ji.kɒ/(Hungarian) /ʒa.ˈmaj.kɐ/(Brazilian Portuguese) /xa.ˈmai̯.ka/(Spanish)  [key·simplify]
Other Forms FormsJamaika (Estonian)

Meaning & History

From Taíno Xaymaca meaning "land of wood and water" or "land of springs". This is the name of an island country in the Caribbean.
Added 6/23/2006 by anonymous
Edited 10/2/2020 by HL, Mike C, Lucille and more