Sanaa

geographical name
San·​aa | \ sa-ˈnä How to pronounce Sanaa (audio) , ˈsa-ˌnä\
variants: or Sana

Definition of Sanaa

city in western Yemen that is the capital of Yemen and formerly was the capital of the Yemen Arab Republic population 1,700,000

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