Maltese: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (môl-tēz', -tēs'), [key]
— adj., n., pl. -tese.
  1. of or pertaining to Malta, its people, or their language.
  1. a native or inhabitant of Malta.
  2. the Arabic dialect spoken in Malta, using many Italian words.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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