a country on the island of Hispaniola.
an island in the West Indies.
Caribbean nation occupying the western half of the island of the same name. It covers an area of 27,750 km2, and has a population of 7.5 million.
a republic in the West Indies on the western part of the island of Hispaniola; achieved independence from France in 1804; the poorest and most illiterate nation in the Western Hemisphere
Haiti (HaÃ¯ti in French; Ayiti in Haitian Creole; Hayti in nineteenth century English), officially the Republic of Haiti, occupies one-third of the Caribbean island of Hispaniola. The country also includes many smaller islands such as La GonÃ¢ve, La Tortue (Tortuga), Les Cayemites, ÃŽle de Anacaona, and La Grande Caye. The uninhabited island of Navasse is claimed by both Haiti and the United States.