Las Palmas

[ lahs pahl-mahs ]
/ lɑs ˈpɑl mɑs /

noun

a seaport on NE Gran Canaria, in the central Canary Islands.

Definition for las palmas (2 of 3)

Gran Canaria

or Grand Ca·nar·y

[ grahn kah-nah-ryah or grand kuh-nair-ee ]
/ ˈgrɑn kɑˈnɑ ryɑ or ˈgrænd kəˈnɛər i /

noun

one of the Canary Islands, in the central part. 650 sq. mi. (1685 sq. km). Capital: Las Palmas.

Definition for las palmas (3 of 3)

Palmas

[ pahl-mahs ]
/ ˈpɑl mɑs /

noun

Las. Las Palmas.
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British Dictionary definitions for las palmas (1 of 3)

Gran Canaria

/ (ɡraŋ kaˈnarja) /

noun

the Spanish name for Grand Canary

British Dictionary definitions for las palmas (2 of 3)

Las Palmas

/ (Spanish las ˈpalmas) /

noun

a port in the central Canary Islands, on NE Grand Canary: a major fuelling port on the main shipping route between Europe and South America. Pop: 377 600 (2003 est)

British Dictionary definitions for las palmas (3 of 3)

Palmas

/ (ˈpælməs) /

noun

a city in N Brazil, capital of Tocantins state. Pop: 391 000 (2005 est)
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