geographical name
Sic·​i·​ly | \ ˈsi-s(ə-)lē How to pronounce Sicily (audio) \
variants: or Italian Sicilia \ sē-​ˈchēl-​yä How to pronounce Sicilia (audio) \ or ancient Sicilia \ sə-​ˈsil-​yə How to pronounce Sicilia (audio) \ or Trinacria \ trə-​ˈna-​krē-​ə How to pronounce Trinacria (audio) , trī-​ \

Definition of Sicily

island of southern Italy in the Mediterranean constituting a region with Palermo as its capital area 9925 square miles (25,706 square kilometers), population 5,002,904

Note: Sicily is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea.

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Sicilian \ sə-​ˈsil-​yən How to pronounce Sicilian (audio) \ adjective or noun

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“Sicily.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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