Basque Country

geographical name
\ˈbask, ˈbäsk\

Definition of Basque Country 

autonomous region of northern Spain on the Bay of Biscay consisting of the provinces of Álava, Guipúzcoa, and Vizcaya and chiefly inhabited by Basques

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