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Maltese

Mal·tese

Maltese

 
pronunciation:
mawl tiz [or] mawl tis
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: of or pertaining to Malta or its people, culture, language, or the like.
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a native or citizen of Malta, or a descendant thereof.
definition 2: the language of Malta, an Arabic dialect.
definition 3: any of a breed of domestic cat that has short bluish gray fur; Maltese cat.
definition 4: any of a very small breed of dog that has a long, white, silky coat; Maltese dog.