Beirut

play
geographical name Bei·rut \bā-ˈrüt\
variants: or ancient

Berytus

play \bə-ˈrī-təs\

Definition of Beirut

  1. city, port on the Mediterranean Sea, and capital of Lebanon

Beiruti

play \bā-ˈrü-tē\ noun

BEIRUT Defined for English Language Learners

Beirut

play
geographical name

Definition of Beirut for English Language Learners

  • : city in Lebanon



Seen and Heard

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

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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

WORD OF THE DAY

to glide in or as if in an airplane

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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