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Noun: Macedonia  ,ma-su'dow-nee-u
  1. Landlocked republic on the Balkan Peninsula; achieved independence from Yugoslavia in 1991
    - Republic of Macedonia, former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, FYROM
     
  2. The ancient kingdom of Philip II and Alexander the Great in the southeastern Balkans that is now divided among modern Macedonia and Greece and Bulgaria
    - Macedon, Makedonija

Type of: Balkan country, Balkan nation, Balkan state, geographic area, geographic region, geographical area, geographical region

Part of: Balkan Peninsula, Balkans

Encyclopedia: Macedonia, South Carolina