another name for Taiwan which also means the butterfly kingdom.
Guy1:Where are you from?
Guy2:Formosa
Guy1:And where's that?
Guy2:Taiwan
Guy1:Oh okay, i got it
by therealK April 14, 2009
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A very prestigious Mediterranean family tree where wealth and old money passes down the line. Formosa's are usually haunted by their own vanity.

Today, most Formosans reside in Canada, Australia, and the United Kingdom but can be found all over the world.

Formosa also means "beautiful" in Portuguese.
Formosa! Wow, I know your uncle! Can I have some money if I compliment you?
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