Bashkortostan

geographical name
Bash·​kor·​to·​stan | \ bäsh-ˈkȯr-tə-ˌstän How to pronounce Bashkortostan (audio) , -ˌstan\
variants: or Bashkir Republic \ ˌbash-​ˈkir How to pronounce Bashkir Republic (audio) , ˌbäsh-​ \

Definition of Bashkortostan

autonomous republic of eastern Russia in Europe in the southern Ural Mountains; capital Ufa area 55,443 square miles (143,597 square kilometers), population 4,008,000

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