Saudi Arabia

geographical name
Sau·​di Arabia | \ ˈsau̇-dē How to pronounce Saudi Arabia (audio) , ˈsȯ-dē, sä-ˈü-dē \

Definition of Saudi Arabia

country in southwestern Asia between the Red Sea and the Persian Gulf and occupying most of Arabia; capital Riyadh area 830,000 square miles (2,149,690 square kilometers), population 33,091,000

Note: Saudi Arabia is a kingdom comprising the former kingdoms of Nejd and Hejaz and the principality of Asir.

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Saudi adjective or noun
Saudi Arabian adjective or noun

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“Saudi Arabia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Saudi%20Arabia. Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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