Oman

geographical name
\ ō-ˈmän How to pronounce Oman (audio) , -ˈman \
variants: or formerly Muscat and Oman

Definition of Oman

country in Asia in southeastern Arabia bordering on the Arabian Sea; a sultanate; capital Muscat area 119,499 square miles (309,500 square kilometers), population 4,613,000

Other Words from Oman

Omani \ ō-​ˈmä-​nē How to pronounce Oman (audio) , -​ˈma-​ \ adjective or noun

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“Oman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Oman. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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