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And I remember once there was a Nicaraguan Sandinista incursion in Honduras and the Nicaraguans denied it.Whit Stillman on the 20th Anniversary of ‘Barcelona’, His New Amazon Series, and the Myth of the Ugly Expat|Michael Weiss|August 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Now Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega is facing a hell all his own.Nicaragua’s President Accused of Sex Abuse by His Stepdaughter|Mac Margolis|May 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Forde married and divorced five husbands—including a Nicaraguan taxi driver she married to, ironically, fix his papers.
She married and divorced five husbands—including a Nicaraguan taxi driver she married to, ironically, to fix his papers.
He was also buddies with Nicaraguan dictator Anastasio Somoza.
We do not condemn Nicaragua because we think Britain ought to be more Nicaraguan.The Napoleon of Notting Hill|Gilbert K. Chesterton
After careful consideration the commission recommended the purchase of the Nicaraguan proposition.The Panama Canal|Duncan E. McKinlay
Needham had not forgotten his resolve to haul down the Nicaraguan flag.The Three Lieutenants|W.H.G. Kingston
In 1849 he obtained from the Nicaraguan Government a charter for a steamship company.Hidden Treasures|Harry A. Lewis
The Nicaraguan route was still favoured by many as compared with that at Panama.The Panama Canal|J. Saxon Mills
British Dictionary definitions for nicaraguan (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for nicaraguan (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for nicaraguan
visited 1522 by Spanish conquistador Gil González Dávila, who is said to have named it for a local native chieftain, Nicarao. Related: Nicaraguan.
Culture definitions for nicaraguan
Republic in Central America, bordered by Honduras to the northwest and north, the Caribbean Sea to the east, Costa Rica to the south, and the Pacific Ocean to the southwest. Its capital and largest city is Managua.