Wales

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geographical name \ˈwālz\
variants: or Welsh

Cymru

play \ˈkəm-ˌrē\ or Medieval Latin

Cambria

play \ˈkam-brē-ə\

Definition of Wales

  1. country in southwestern Great Britain, a division of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland bordering on the Irish Sea, Saint George's Channel, and the Celtic Sea; capital Cardiff area 8016 square miles (20,761 square kilometers), population 3,063,456

  1. —see also welshman, welshwoman

WALES Defined for English Language Learners

Wales

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geographical name

Definition of Wales for English Language Learners

  • : part of the United Kingdom



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