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 the majority of its border while being connected...
- The Balkans (/ˈbɔːlkənz/ BAWL-kənz), also known as the Balkan Peninsula, is a geographic area in southeastern Europe with various definitions and meanings...
- Peninsula /aɪˈbɪəriən/, also known as Iberia, is located in the southwest corner of Europe, defining the westernmost edge of Eurasia. The peninsula is...
- 46 The Arabian Peninsula (/əˈreɪbiə/; Arabic: شِبْهُ الْجَزِيرَةِ الْعَرَبِيَّة‎, shibhu l-jazīrati l-ʿarabiyyah, 'Arabian Peninsula' or جَزِيرَةُ الْعَرَب...
- 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...
- Ancient Gr****: Κιμμερία/Ταυρική, romanized: Kimmería/Taurikḗ) is a peninsula located on the northern coast of the Black Sea in Eastern Europe that...
- Peninsula (Korean: 반도; Hanja: 半島; RR: Bando), marketed in the United States as Train to Busan Presents: Peninsula, is an upcoming South Korean action...
- Turkish: Küçük Asya), Asian Turkey, the Anatolian peninsula or the Anatolian plateau, is a large peninsula in West Asia and the westernmost protrusion of...
- The Sinai Peninsula or simply Sinai (now usually /ˈsaɪnaɪ/ SY-ny, also /ˈsaɪnɪaɪ/ SY-nih-eye and US: /ˈsaɪneɪaɪ/ SY-nay-eye) is a peninsula in Egypt,...
- Kamchatka Peninsula (Russian: полуо́стров Камча́тка, Poluostrov Kamchatka, IPA: [pəlʊˈostrəf kɐmˈt͡ɕætkə]) is a 1,250-kilometre-long (780 mi) peninsula in the...
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