Caribbean vs Garifuna - What's the difference?

caribbean | garifuna |

caribbean

English

Adjective

(-)
  • Pertaining to the sea and region of the western Atlantic bounded by South America, Central America, and the islands of the West Indies (such as Cuba and Hispaniola).
  • Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • The Caribbean Sea
  • The countries that occupy the region of the western Atlantic bounded by South America, Central America, and the islands of the West Indies (such as Cuba and Hispaniola)
  • garifuna

    Alternative forms

    * * Garifune

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • An individual member of the Garinagu.
  • Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • The language of the Garinagu people.
  • (label) The Garinagu collectively.
  • Usage notes

    Properly, the term refers to the individual and the language, while Garinagu is the plural or collective term for the people.

    Synonyms

    * Black Caribs

    See also

    * Garinagu

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