Etymology
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Corsica

island in the Mediterranean north of Sardinia, a part of France since 1769, Latin, from Greek Korsis, which is of unknown origin. Renowned in ancient times for the honey and wax of wild bees. Corsican is from 1738 as an adjective; 1748 as a noun "native or inhabitant of Corsica." In early 19c., The Corsican was Napoleon Bonaparte, who was born there.

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Definitions of Corsica

Corsica (n.)
an island in the Mediterranean; with adjacent islets it constitutes a region of France;
Synonyms: Corse
Corsica (n.)
a region of France on the island of Corsica; birthplace of Napoleon Bonaparte;
Synonyms: Corse
From wordnet.princeton.edu