Golan Heights

geographical name
Go·​lan Heights | \ ˈgō-ˌlän How to pronounce Golan Heights (audio) , -lən\

Definition of Golan Heights

hilly region northeast of the Sea of Galilee along the border between Israel and Syria; annexed by Israel in 1981

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