Definition of Martiniquais in US English:

Martiniquais

noun

  • A native or inhabitant of Martinique; = "Martiniquan".

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Lafcadio Hearn (1850–1904), author and translator. From French Martiniquais from Martinique, the name of an island in the eastern Caribbean governed by France + -ais.

Pronunciation

Martiniquais

/ˌmɑːtɪˈniːkeɪ/