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Armenia

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geographical name Ar·me·nia \är-ˈmē-nē-ə, -nyə\

Definition of Armenia

  1. 1 or biblical Min·ni play \ˈmi-ˌnī\ former kingdom W Asia in mountainous region SE of Black Sea & SW of Caspian Sea; area now divided between Armenia, Turkey, & Iran

  2. 2 independent country W Asia; a constituent republic (Armenian Republic ) of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics 1936–91 ∗ Yerevan area 11,506 square miles (29,800 square kilometers), pop 3,802,400 — see lesser armenia



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ARMENIA Defined for Kids

Armenia

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geographical name Ar·me·nia \är-ˈmē-nē-ə, -nyə\

Definition of Armenia

  1. country W Asia; capital, Yerevan; a republic of U.S.S.R. 1936–91





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