A member of a North American Indian people, or confederacy, inhabiting the upper waters of the James River of Virginia in the Colonial Period. Also: a present-day group in Amherst County, Virginia, claiming descent from these.
Of or relating to the Monacans.
Early 17th century; earliest use found in Instruccions. Origin unknown.
Of or relating to Monaco or its inhabitants.
Monégasque is generally the preferred term.
A native or inhabitant of Monaco.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in Appletons' Journal. From Monaco, the name of a principality on the Mediterranean coast of France + -an.