Definition of Bermuda in English:

Bermuda

(also the Bermudas)

proper noun

  • A British dependency made up of about 150 small islands about 650 miles (1,046 km) east of the coast of North Carolina; population 67,800 (est. 2009); capital, Hamilton. It now has internal self-government.

Origin

Named after a Spanish sailor, Juan Bermúdez, who sighted the islands early in the 16th century.

Pronunciation:

Bermuda

/bərˈmyo͞odə/