Porto Rico

[ pawr-tuh ree-koh, pohr- ]
/ ˈpɔr tə ˈri koʊ, ˈpoʊr- /

noun

former official name (until 1932) of Puerto Rico.

OTHER WORDS FROM Porto Rico

Porto Rican, adjective, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for porto rican (1 of 2)

Porto Rican
/ (ˈpɔːtə ˈriːkən) /

adjective, noun

a former name for Puerto Rican

British Dictionary definitions for porto rican (2 of 2)

Porto Rico
/ (ˈpɔːtə ˈriːkəʊ) /

noun

the former name (until 1932) of Puerto Rico
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