Lebanon

geographical name Leb·a·non

Definition of Lebanon

  1. 1\-nən, -ˌnän\play country in southwestern Asia bordering on the Mediterranean Sea; a republic since 1944, formerly (1920–44) a French mandate; capital Beirut area 4016 square miles (10,401 square kilometers), population 4,100,000 — see also 2lebanese

  2. 2\ˈle-bə-nən\ city in southeast central Pennsylvania east of Harrisburg population 25,477

Lebanese

play \ˌle-bə-ˈnēz, -ˈnēs\ adj or noun

LEBANON Defined for English Language Learners

Lebanon

geographical name Leb·a·non

Definition of Lebanon for English Language Learners

  • : country in Asia



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