Catalonia

geographical name
Cat·​a·​lo·​nia | \ ˌka-tə-ˈlō-nyə How to pronounce Catalonia (audio) , -nē-ə \
variants: or Catalan Catalunya or Spanish Cataluña \ ˌkä-​tä-​ˈlü-​nyä How to pronounce Cataluña (audio) \

Definition of Catalonia

historic region and present-day administrative subdivision of northeastern Spain bordering on France and the Mediterranean Sea; chief city Barcelona area 12,328 square miles (31,930 square kilometers), population 7,519,843

Other Words from Catalonia

Catalonian \ ˌka-​tə-​ˈlō-​nyən How to pronounce Catalonian (audio) , -​nē-​ən \ adjective or noun

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“Catalonia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Catalonia. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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