Karelia


Ka·re·lia

geographical name \kə-ˈrē-lē-ə, -ˈrēl-yə\

Definition of KARELIA

autonomous republic NW Russia in Europe; formerly (1940–56), as the Ka·re·lo–Finn·ish Republic \kə-ˈrē-(ˌ)lō-ˈfi-nish\ , constituent republic of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics Petrozadovsk area 66,564 square miles (172,401 square kilometers), pop 800,000

Variants of KARELIA

Ka·re·lia or Ka·re·li·ya \kə-ˈrē-lē-ə, -ˈrēl-yə\

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: Karelian Isthmus
Previous Word in the Dictionary: Karbalā'

Seen & Heard

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

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More