Definition of Peninsula. Meaning of Peninsula. Synonyms of Peninsula

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Definition of Peninsula

Peninsula
Peninsula Pen*in"su*la, n. [L. peninsula or paeninsula; paene almost + insula an island. See Isle.] A portion of land nearly surrounded by water, and connected with a larger body by a neck, or isthmus.

Meaning of Peninsula from wikipedia

- A peninsula (Latin: paeninsula from paene 'almost' and insula 'island') is a landform surrounded by water on most of its border while being connected...
- The Arabian Peninsula (/əˈreɪbiən ... /; Arabic: شِبْهُ الْجَزِيرَةِ الْعَرَبِيَّة‎, shibhu l-jazīrati l-ʿarabiyyah, "Arabian Peninsula" or جَزِيرَةُ...
- The Iberian Peninsula /aɪˈbɪəriən/, also known as Iberia, is a peninsula in the southwest corner of Europe, defining the westernmost edge of Eurasia. It...
- 33.833 The Sinai Peninsula, or simply Sinai (now usually /ˈsaɪnaɪ/ SY-ny) (Arabic: سِينَاء‎, Egyptian Arabic: سينا‎), is a peninsula in Egypt, and the...
- Peninsula (Korean: 반도; Hanja: 半島; RR: Bando; marketed in North America, British Isles and India as Train to Busan Presents: Peninsula) is a 2020 South...
- The Balkans (/ˈbɔːlkənz/ BAWL-kənz), also known as the Balkan Peninsula, is a geographic area in Southeast Europe with various geographical and historical...
- of Korea). Korea consists of the Korean Peninsula, Jeju Island, and several minor islands near the peninsula. It is bordered by China to the northwest...
- The Shandong Peninsula or Jiaodong Peninsula is a peninsula in Shandong in eastern China, between the Bohai Sea to the north and the Yellow Sea to the...
- 000 The Italian Peninsula (Italian: ****ola italica), also known as the Italic Peninsula or the Apennine Peninsula, is a peninsula extending from the...
- Yucatán Peninsula (/ˌjuːkəˈtɑːn/, also UK: /ˌjʊk-/, US: /-ˈtæn, ˌjuːkɑːˈtɑːn/; Spanish: Península de Yucatán pronounced [jukaˈtan]) is a large peninsula in...