Caribbean vs Jamaican - What's the difference?

caribbean | jamaican |


As an adjective caribbean

is 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).

As a proper noun caribbean

is the caribbean sea.

As a noun jamaican is

jamaican (person).

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)
  • jamaican

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A person from Jamaica or of Jamaican descent.
  • The Jamaican creole language.
  • Jamaican English.
  • Derived terms

    * (l)

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Of, from, or pertaining to Jamaica, the Jamaican people or the Jamaican language.