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

Definition of Armenia

  1. 1 or biblical Minni 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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