Meaning of Antiguan in English:


Pronunciation /anˈtiːɡ(w)ən/


  • Relating to or characteristic of the Caribbean island of Antigua or its people.

    ‘an outstanding Antiguan musician’
    • ‘Runaway Bay was once one of the most idyllic stretches of Antiguan shore, according to locals.’
    • ‘He has had battles with the Antiguan government over some of his property deals.’
    • ‘Her novels, short stories, and essays provide a vivid portrait of the Antiguan people and way of life.’
    • ‘If I were picking an Antiguan base for my boat, I'd choose Falmouth.’
    • ‘The London hotel's managers were flown out to train the Antiguan staff.’


  • A native or inhabitant of the Caribbean island of Antigua.

    ‘her father was an Antiguan’
    • ‘The 33-year-old Antiguan passed 1000 runs in his 27th Test.’
    • ‘Her father, who was an Antiguan, and my parents had known each other all their lives.’
    • ‘Jamaicans, Trinidadians, Antiguans, and others are often referred to collectively as West Indians.’
    • ‘The costume has versions for men and women, and is worn by many Antiguans and Barbudans on Heritage Day, the last business day before Independence Day, November 1.’
    • ‘This branch of the family are the descendents of white as well as black Antiguans.’