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Socotra

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geographical name So·co·tra \sə-ˈkō-trə\

Definition of Socotra

  1. island Indian Ocean E of Gulf of Aden in Yemen; chief town Tamridah area 1400 square miles (3640 square kilometers), pop 8000




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