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Belarus

play
geographical name Be·la·rus \ˌbē-lə-ˈrüs, ˌbye-lə-\

Definition of Belarus

  1. country N cen Europe; a constituent republic (Belorussia or Byelorussia ) of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics 1919–91 ∗ Minsk area 80,154 square miles (207,599 square kilometers), pop 9,500,000

Belarusan play \-ˈrü-sən\ adjective or noun
Belarusian play \-ˈrü-sē-ən, -ˈrə-shən\ or Belarussian play \-ˈrə-shən\ adjective or noun




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