Saxony-Anhalt

geographical name
Sax·​o·​ny-An·​halt | \ ˈsak-s(ə-)nē-ˈän-ˌhält How to pronounce Saxony-Anhalt (audio) \

Definition of Saxony-Anhalt

state of central Germany; capital Magdeburg area 7956 square miles (20,606 square kilometers), population 2,287,040

Comments on Saxony-Anhalt

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

WORD OF THE DAY

a period when something is suspended

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Summer 2019 Words of the Day Quiz

  • a-bowl-of-peach-sorbet-with-cut-peaches-next-to-it
  • Which is a synonym of desideratum?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

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