(noun, adjective)


1. of or relating to the island or republic of Malta or its inhabitants

- Maltese customs officers


1. a native or inhabitant of Malta

Definition categories: person, european

2. 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

Definition categories: communication, semitic

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

Definition categories: animal

4. breed of toy dogs having a long straight silky white coat

Definition categories: animal, toy