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Malvinas

[mahl-vee-nahs] /mɑlˈvi nɑs/
noun, (used with a plural verb)
1.
Islas, Spanish name of Falkland Islands.

Malvine

[mal-veen, -vahyn] /ˈmæl vin, -vaɪn/
noun
1.
a female given name.
Also, Malvina
[mal-vee-nuh, ‐vahy‐] /mælˈvi nə, ‐ˈvaɪ‐/ (Show IPA)
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British Dictionary definitions for Malvinas

Malvinas

/Spanish malˈβinas/
plural noun
1.
Islas Malvinas (ˈizlas) the Argentine name for the Falkland Islands
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Word Origin and History for Malvinas
Malvinas
Argentine name for the Falkland Islands, from Fr. Malouins, name for inhabitants of the Fr. city of St. Malo, who attempted a colony there in 1764 under Louis-Antoine de Bougainville.
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