Polonia

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noun Po·lo·nia \pə-ˈlō-nē-ə, -nyə\

Definition of Polonia

  1. :  people of Polish descent living outside Poland

Origin and Etymology of polonia

New Latin, Poland, from Medieval Latin


First Known Use: 1944

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