Estonia

geographical name Es·to·nia \ e-ˈstō-nē-ə , -nyə \
variants: or Estonian Eesti play \ˈā-stē\

Definition of Estonia

country of northern Europe bordering on the Baltic Sea; one of the Baltic Provinces of Russia 1721–1917, an independent republic 1918–40, a constituent republic ( called the Estonian Republic ) of the U.S.S.R. 1940–91; capital Tallinn area 17,413 square miles (45,100 square kilometers), population 1,298,000


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