Iraq

geographical name
\ i-ˈräk How to pronounce Iraq (audio) , -ˈrak\

Definition of Iraq

country in southwestern Asia in Mesopotamia that has a small border on the Persian Gulf; a republic since 1958, formerly a kingdom; capital Baghdad area 169,235 square miles (438,317 square kilometers), population 40,194,000

Other Words from Iraq

Iraqi \ i-​ˈrä-​kē How to pronounce Iraqi (audio) , -​ˈra-​ \ adjective or noun

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