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Oxford dictionary definition of the word Maltese:
of or relating to Malta, its inhabitants, or their language
(plural) -tese. a native or inhabitant of Malta
the official language of Malta, a form of Arabic with borrowings from Italian, etc
a breed of toy dog having a very long straight silky white coat
a domestic fancy pigeon having long legs and a long neck