Laconia

geographical name
La·​co·​nia | \ lə-ˈkō-nē-ə How to pronounce Laconia (audio) , -nyə \

Definition of Laconia

ancient country of southern Greece in the southeastern part of the Peloponnese bordering on the Aegean and the Mediterranean seas; capital Sparta

Other Words from Laconia

Laconian \ lə-​ˈkō-​nē-​ən How to pronounce Laconia (audio) , -​nyən \ adjective or noun

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“Laconia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Laconia. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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