Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Guatemala

play
geographical name Gua·te·ma·la \ˌgwä-tə-ˈmä-lə, -tā-ˈmä-lä\

Definition of Guatemala

  1. 1 country Central America S of Mexico bordering on the Pacific & the Caribbean; a republic area 42,042 square miles (109,309 square kilometers), pop 11,237,196

  2. 2 or Guatemala City city, its ∗ pop 942,348

Guatemalan play \-ˈmä-lən\ adjective or noun




Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Guatemala? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to work hard

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image567572573

Which of these is a synonym of unctuous?

angry oily prompt maudlin
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ