Armenia

geographical name
Ar·​me·​nia | \är-ˈmē-nē-ə, -nyə\

Definition of Armenia 

1 or biblical Minni \ ˈmi-​ˌnī \ former kingdom of western Asia in a mountainous region southeast of the Black Sea and southwest of the Caspian Sea; area now divided between Armenia, Turkey, and Iran

2 landlocked independent country of western Asia; a constituent republic ( Armenian Republic ) of the U.S.S.R. 1936–91; capital Yerevan area 11,506 square miles (29,800 square kilometers), population 3,018,854

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