Parthia

play
geographical name Par·thia \ ˈpär-thē-ə \

Definition of Parthia

ancient country of southwestern Asia that was located in what is now northeastern Iran
see also parthian

Learn More about parthia


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Parthia? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

alert quickness of mind or body

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!