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Kyrgyzstan

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geographical name Kyr·gyz·stan \ˌkir-gi-ˈstan, -ˈstän; ˈkir-gi-ˌ\

Definition of Kyrgyzstan

  1. independent country W cen Asia; a constituent republic (Kirgiz Republic or Kirghiz Republic play \(ˌ)kir-ˈgēz\ ) of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics 1936–91; ∗ Bishkek area 76,641 square miles (198,500 square kilometers), pop 5,500,000




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