For all your dictionary needs!
Header of bahamas



The Bahamas, officially the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, is an island country consisting of more than 700 islands, cays, and islets in the Atlantic Ocean; north of Cuba and Hispaniola; northwest of the Turks and Caicos Islands; southeast of the U.S. state of Florida and east of the Florida Keys. Its capital is Nassau on the island of New Providence. The designation of "Bahamas" can refer to either the country or the larger island chain that it shares with the Turks and Caicos Islands. As stated in the mandate/manifesto of the Royal Bahamas Defence Force, the Bahamas territory encompasses 470,000 km² of ocean space.

Phrases with Bahamas

Phrases starting with the word Bahamas:

  1. Bahamas Sawshark
  2. Bahamas Saw Shark

Phrases ending with the word Bahamas:

  1. capital of the bahamas
  2. Commonwealth of The Bahamas

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Bahamas

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewMoney Laundering, Asset Forfeiture and Recovery and Compliance – A Global Guide (2017)

by William H. Byrnes, Robert J. Munro

International Cooperation International Groups in which The Bahamas is a Member The Bahamas is a member of several different international organizations that regulate against money laundering and terrorist financing.

Google previewAfrica and the Americas: Culture, Politics, and History [3 volumes] (2008)

Culture, Politics, and History by Richard M. Juang, Noelle Morrissette

The Bahamas has cultural retentions from Africa that can be traced through its political history from colonization and slavery to independence. An archipelago of over 700 islands and 2,400 cays, the Bahamas is an independent nation in the ...

Google previewFodor's Bahamas (2011)

by Molly Moker

With easy access from the United States and plenty of secluded beaches to make your own, the Bahamas is a no-brainer destination wedding location. Follow in Mariah Carey's footsteps and start planning your dream ceremony or celebration.

Google previewBahamas Business and Investment Opportunities Yearbook Volume 1 Strategic, Practical Information and Opportunities (2016)

by IBP, Inc.

Today, The Bahamas is a major transshipment point for narcotics on the way to the U.S. Bahamians achieved...

GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL CONDITIONS The Bahamas is an independent member of the Commonwealth of Nations.

Google previewWorld Atlas of Mangroves (2010)

by Mark Spalding

Bahamas. Map 11.8 The Bahamas is a large archipelagic nation with some 900 islands, only about 30 of which are inhabited. Mangroves are widespread, notably on coasts that are protected from the prevailing easterly winds and waves .

Google previewInternational Business (2011)

Theory and Practice by Ehud Menipaz, Amit Menipaz

Although the Bahamas is a member of the Community, it does not belong to the Common Market. CARICOM has a GDP of about $30 billion and a market of about 6 million people. In early 2000, CARICOM created a Single Market, with free ...

Google previewInternational Narcotics Control Strategy Report, 1995 (1995)

by DIANE Publishing Company

The Bahamas is a ynamic financial services center and a tax haven with bank secrecy laws and some money laundering controls.

Google previewInternational Insolvency (2012)

Jurisdictional Comparisons by J. William Boone

The Bahamas is a common law jurisdiction, having in the eighteenth century statutorily adopted the common law of England save where that law had been altered by certain statutes: section 2 Declaratory Act 1799. Under the Declaratory Act a ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Trees (2005)

Volume 1: North America by M.M. Grandtner

Leguminosae SE North America (SE Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, USA: Florida; Bahamas, Haiti, Cuba) M D [E] hel hygmes [xer] calc dr fw ma (tannin) ti Acacia bahamensis (Benth.) Griseb. Acacia latisiliqua (L.) Willd. Leucaena latisiliqua (L.) ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Bahamas

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about Bahamas

Click on an item to view that photo:


View more pictures about The Bahamas.

Videos about Bahamas

Click on an item to play that video:

View more videos about The Bahamas.

See also the pronunciation examples of Bahamas!

Quotes about Bahamas

I don't want to go to the Bahamas on holiday. I hate islands. I want to go to Brittany, where it's cold and raining, and there's nothing fancy about it. (Julie Delpy)
more quotes about bahamas...

Scrabble value of B3A1H4A1M3A1S1

The value of this 7-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine