Synonyms of maltese


1. Maltese, European

usage: a native or inhabitant of Malta

2. Maltese, Maltese language, Malti, Semitic

usage: the national language of the Republic of Malta; a Semitic language derived from Arabic but with many loan words from Italian, Spanish, and Norman-French

3. Maltese, Maltese cat, domestic cat, house cat, Felis domesticus, Felis catus

usage: a term applied indiscriminately in the United States to any short-haired bluish-grey cat

4. Maltese dog, Maltese terrier, Maltese, toy dog, toy

usage: breed of toy dogs having a long straight silky white coat


1. Maltese

usage: of or relating to the island or republic of Malta or its inhabitants; "Maltese customs officers"

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