Thrace

geographical name
\ ˈthrās How to pronounce Thrace (audio) \

Definition of Thrace

region of southeastern Europe in the Balkan Peninsula north of the Aegean Sea

Note: An ancient country, Thra*ce \ ˈthrā-​(ˌ)sē How to pronounce ˈthrā-(ˌ)sē (audio)\ extended to the Danube River. Its modern remnant is divided between Greece ( Western Thrace) and Turkey ( Eastern Thrace, which is the part of Turkey that is in Europe).

Other Words from Thrace

Thracian \ ˈthrā-​shən How to pronounce Thracian (audio) \ adjective or noun

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