Ceylon

geographical name Cey·lon \ si-ˈlän , sā- \

Definition of Ceylon

1 or Arabic Serendib play \ˈser-ən-ˌdib, -ˌdip\ or Latin and Greek Taprobane play \tə-ˈprä-bə-(ˌ)nē\ island 270 miles (434 kilometers) long and 140 miles (225 kilometers) wide in the Indian Ocean off southern India
2 — see sri lanka

Ceylonese

play \ˌsā-lə-ˈnēz, ˌsē-, ˌse-, -ˈnēs\ adjective or noun

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