[ goh-nahv; French gaw-nav ]
/ goʊˈnɑv; French gɔˈnav /
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Also called Gonâve Island. an island in the Gulf of Gonaïves, in W Haiti. 287 sq. mi. (743 sq. km).
Gulf of. Also called Gonâve Gulf . Gonaïves (def. 1).
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Also Go·nave [goh-nahv]. /goʊˈnɑv/.
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How to use Gonâve in a sentence
The Artibonite flows through the valley of its name into the Gulf of Gonave.
Across the bay of deepest blue the purple mountains of Gonave loom against the Western sky, rivaling the bay's azure depths.Self-Determining Haiti|James Weldon Johnson