Armenia

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geographical name Ar·me·nia \är-ˈmē-nē-ə, -nyə\

Definition of Armenia

  1. 1 or biblical Minni \ˈmi-ˌnī\play former kingdom of western Asia in a mountainous region southeast of the Black Sea and southwest of the Caspian Sea; area now divided between Armenia, Turkey, and Iran

  2. 2 landlocked independent country of western Asia; a constituent republic (Armenian Republic ) of the U.S.S.R. 1936–91; capital Yerevan area 11,506 square miles (29,800 square kilometers), population 3,018,854 — see lesser armenia


ARMENIA Defined for English Language Learners

Armenia

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geographical name Ar·me·nia \är-ˈmē-nē-ə, -nyə\

Definition of Armenia for English Language Learners

  • : country in Europe



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