Definition of


  1. (noun, location) the southeastern part of Papua New Guinea

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Alternate forms of Papua

Derivations: papuan

Hypernyms: part, region

Origin of the word Papua

  1. race that inhabits New Guinea, 1619, from Malay papuah "frizzled." more

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Words that sound like Papua

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