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

Noun: Oman  ow'maan or ow'man
  1. A strategically located monarchy on the southern and eastern coasts of the Arabian Peninsula; the economy is dominated by oil
    - Sultanate of Oman, Muscat and Oman

Type of: Asian country, Asian nation

Part of: Arab League, Arabia, Arabian Peninsula, Asia, Gulf States

Encyclopedia: Oman, Charles William Chadwick