Mauretania

geographical name Mau·re·ta·nia \ ˌmȯr-ə-ˈtā-nē-ə , ˌmär- , -nyə \
variants: or Mauritania

Definition of Mauretania

ancient country in northern Africa west of Numidia in modern Morocco and western Algeria

Mauretanian

or Mauritanian play \-nē-ən, -nyən\ adjective or noun

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