Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: Macedonia  ,ma-su'dow-nee-u
  1. 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
  2. Landlocked republic on the Balkan Peninsula; achieved independence from Yugoslavia in 1991
    - Republic of North Macedonia, Republic of Macedonia, FYROM

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

Part of: Balkan Peninsula, Balkans

Encyclopedia: Macedonia, Republic of