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- a group of countries within the Atlantic off the Carolina shore; Uk colony; a popular resort
Atlantic island, called for Spanish explorer Juan de Bermudez (d.1570), who found it c.1515. Bermuda short pants very first attested 1946 (in "The Princeton Alumni regular"), from the type of garb worn by U.S. tourists there. Bermuda triangle when you look at the supernatural good sense ended up being preferred from 1972. Because the adjective kind, Bermudian (1777) holds seniority over Bermudan (1895).
The first newspaper, the Bermuda Gazette, was published in 1784.