Gonâve, Gulf of

Gonâve, Gulf of
geographical name arm of Caribbean Sea on W coast of Haiti

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  • Gonâve — /goh nahv /; Fr. /gaw nannv /, n. 1. Also called Gonâve Island. an island in the Gulf of Gonaïves, in W Haiti. 287 sq. mi. (743 sq. km). 2. Gulf of. Also called Gonâve Gulf. Gonaïves (def. 1). Also, Gonave /goh nahv /. * * * …   Universalium

  • Gonâve — /goh nahv /; Fr. /gaw nannv /, n. 1. Also called Gonâve Island. an island in the Gulf of Gonaïves, in W Haiti. 287 sq. mi. (743 sq. km). 2. Gulf of. Also called Gonâve Gulf. Gonaïves (def. 1). Also, Gonave /goh nahv / …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gulf of Gonâve — ( fr. Golfe de la Gonâve) is a large gulf along the western coast of Haiti, at coord|19|N|73.5|W|. [citeweb|title=Île de la Gonâve|url=http://encarta.msn.com/encyclopedia 762528593/gon%C3%A2ve %C3%8Ele de la.html|publisher= Encarta… …   Wikipedia

  • Gonave — may refer to: *Gulf of Gonâve *Island of Gonâve …   Wikipedia

  • Gonâve Island — Infobox Islands name = Gonâve image caption = Satellite view of Gonâve image size = locator Location map|Haiti|lat=18.833333|long= 73.083333 map custom = yes native name = Île de la Gonâve native name link = French language nickname = location =… …   Wikipedia

  • Gonâve — Go•nâve [[t]goʊˈnɑv[/t]] n. 1) geg an island in the Gulf of Gonâve, in W Haiti. 287 sq. mi. (743 sq. km) 2) geg Gulf of, an inlet of the Caribbean Sea, between the two peninsulas of W Haiti …   From formal English to slang

  • Caribbean Sea — An image of the Caribbean Sea The Caribbean Sea is a sea of the Atlantic Ocean located in the tropics of the Western hemisphere. It is bounded by Mexico and Central America to the west and southwest, to the north by the …   Wikipedia

  • Haiti — /hay tee/, n. 1. Formerly, Hayti. a republic in the West Indies occupying the W part of the island of Hispaniola. 6,611,407; 10,714 sq. mi. (27,750 sq. km). Cap.: Port au Prince. 2. Also, Hayti. a former name of Hispaniola. * * * Haiti… …   Universalium

  • Geography of Haiti — Continent Americas Region Caribbean Greater Antilles Coordinates 19°00 N 72°25 W Area …   Wikipedia

  • Meteorological history of Hurricane Gustav — Hurricane Gustav Category 4 hurricane (SSHS) Track of Hurricane Gustav Formed August 25, 2008 Dissipated …   Wikipedia

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