[ mon-i-gask ]
/ ˌmɒn ɪˈgæsk /
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Origin of Monegasque
1880–85; < French monégasque < Provençal mounegasc, derivative of Mounegue Monaco
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Example sentences from the Web for monegasque
No one, Vanno had been told, who was not Monegasque by birth or nationalization was allowed to live on the Rock.The Guests Of Hercules|C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
Two or three deep-eyed, long-lashed Monegasque men smiled at her kindly, as Monegasque men and Italians smile at all children.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
British Dictionary definitions for monegasque
/ (ˌmɒnəˈɡæsk) /
a native or inhabitant of Monaco
of or relating to Monaco or its inhabitants
Word Origin for Monegasque
from French, from Provençal mounegasc, from Mounegue Monaco
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