Cape Verdean

['və:dɪən]
noun a native or inhabitant of the Cape Verde Islands, a small country off the coast of Senegal.
adjective relating to the Cape Verde Islands.

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  • Cape Verdean Portuguese — is the variety of Portuguese spoken in Cape Verde. Status While Cape Verdean Creole is the mother tongue of nearly all the population in Cape Verde, Portuguese is the official language. Creole is, therefore, used colloquially, in everyday usage,… …   Wikipedia

  • Cape Verdean American — Cape Verdean immigration to the United States began in the early 1800s. The first Cape Verdean immigrants arrived aboard New England whaling ships, which would often pick up crewmen off the coast of Cape Verde. American captains valued Cape… …   Wikipedia

  • Cape Verdean Canadian — Cape Verdean Canadians are Canadian residents whose ancestry originated in Cape Verde. Cape Verdean immigration to Canada began in the late 1800s with just few people. [ [http://www.caboverdeonline.com/contents/my… …   Wikipedia

  • Cape Verdean Argentines — are Argentine residents whose ancestry originated in Cape Verde.According to the 1980 census, about 8,000 residents, however it is estimated that todays population is now 2,000. [ [http://www.umassd.edu/SpecialPrograms/CaboVerde/wwpopest.html… …   Wikipedia

  • Cape Verdean Senegalese — are Senegalese residents whose ancestry originated in Cape Verde. In 1995, it was estimated that there were 25,000 people of Cape Verdean descent in Senegal. [ [http://www.umassd.edu/SpecialPrograms/CaboVerde/wwpopest.html 1995 Cape Verdean… …   Wikipedia

  • Cape Verdean French — are French residents whose ancestry originated in Cape Verde.Cape Verdeans began arriving in France in 1964, from Rotterdam, Dakar, and Lisbon. They took jobs in the coals mines, the iron foundries, and as masons. Women typically became domestics …   Wikipedia

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