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Guatemala

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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




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