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Noun: Bahrein  baa'reyn
  1. An island in the Persian Gulf
    - Bahrain, Bahrain Island, Bahrein Island
  2. An island country in the Persian Gulf off the coast of Saudi Arabia; oil revenues funded progressive programs until reserves were exhausted in 1970s
    - Bahrain, State of Bahrain

Type of: Asian country, Asian nation, island

Part of: Arab League, Arabian Gulf, Asia, Gulf States, Persian Gulf

Encyclopedia: Bahrein