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Daman

[duh-mahn] /dəˈmɑn/
noun
1.
a district in W India, part of the union territory of Daman and Diu: formerly a Portuguese colony, then (1961–87) part of the union territory of Goa, Daman, and Diu.
2.
the chief town of this district.
Portuguese Damão
[dah-moun] /dɑˈmãʊ̃/ (Show IPA)
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See also Daman and Diu.
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British Dictionary definitions for damão

Damão

/dəˈmə̃u/
noun
1.
the Portuguese name for Daman

daman

/ˈdæmən/
noun
1.
esp the Syrian rock hyrax a rare name for the hyrax See also cony (sense 2)
Word Origin
from Arabic damān Isrā'īl sheep of Israel

Daman

/dɑːˈmɑːn/
noun
1.
a coastal town in W India, the chief town of Daman and Diu. Pop: 35 743 (2001) Portuguese name Damão
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