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geographical name Ba·nat \bə-ˈnät, ˈbä-ˌnät\

Definition of Banat

  1. region SE cen Europe in Danube basin between the Tisza & the Mures & the Transylvanian Alps; once entirely in Hungary, divided 1919 between Serbia & Romania

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