Definition of Armenia
1 or biblical Minniplay \ˈmi-ˌnī\ 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 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
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Definition of Armenia for English Language Learners
: country in Europe
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