Maldivan (ˈmɔːldaɪvən, -dɪ-)
/ (mɔːlˈdɪvɪən) /
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of or relating to the Maldives or their inhabitants
a native or inhabitant of the Maldives
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For example, in the Maldivian islands the buildings are made of a hard stone weighed up from several fathoms under water.Buffon's Natural History, Volume II (of 10)|Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon
In noticing the solitary meal of the Maldivian islander, another reason may be alleged for this misanthropical repast.Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3)|Isaac D'Israeli