São Miguel

[ sounmee-gel ]

noun
  1. the largest island of the Azores. 150,000. 288 sq. mi. (746 sq. km).

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How to use São Miguel in a sentence

  • São Miguel is the largest of nine islands within the autonomous Azores archipelago, over 800 miles off the coast of mainland Portugal, and exposed to all of the Atlantic’s power.

British Dictionary definitions for São Miguel

São Miguel

/ (Portuguese sə̃un miˈɣɛl) /


noun
  1. an island in the E Azores: the largest of the group. Pop: 131 609 (2001). Area: 854 sq km (333 sq miles)

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