meaning of azores

azores meaning in Urban Dictionary

a small grouping of nine islands owned by Portugal which reside in the Mid-Atlantic Drift. Of Volcanic origin and considered a colony even today. Under rigid socialist rule. Greatest islands are St. Michael and Terceira. Known vacation spot.Inhabitants origins tend to be primarily Portuguese however it features a large influence of jew, spanish, dutch, and french. Formal language is portuguese with an extremely different dialect sounding like a combonation of Spanish and Russian.

azores meaning in General Dictionary

islands in the Atlantic Ocean belonging to Portugal

Sentence Examples with the word azores

Faro in Algarve was sacked in 1595 by the English, who ravaged the Azores in 1596; and in many parts of the world English, French and Dutch combined to harass Portuguese trade and seize Portuguese possessions.

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