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 Iberian Peninsula /aɪˈbɪəriən/, also known as Iberia, is located in the southwest corner of Europe. The peninsula is prin****lly divided between Portugal...
- The Arabian Peninsula, or simply Arabia (/əˈreɪbiə/; Arabic: شِبْهُ الْجَزِيرَةِ الْعَرَبِيَّة‎ shibhu l-jazīrati l-ʿarabiyyah, 'Arabian island' or جَزِيرَةُ...
- The Balkans /ˈbɔːlkənz/ BAWL-kənz, also known as the Balkan Peninsula, is a geographic area in Southeast Europe with various definitions and meanings...
- The Yucatán Peninsula (/ˌjuːkəˈtɑːn/, also UK: /ˌjʊk-/, US: /-ˈtæn, ˌjuːkɑːˈtɑːn/; Spanish: Península de Yucatán), in southeastern Mexico, separates the...
- The Shandong Peninsula or Jiaodong Peninsula is a peninsula in Shandong province in eastern China, between the Bohai Sea to the north and the Yellow Sea...
- The Malay Peninsula (Malay: ****anjung Tanah Melayu) is a peninsula in Southeast Asia. The land m**** runs approximately north-south and, at its terminus...
- The Sinai Peninsula or simply Sinai (now usually /ˈsaɪnaɪ/ SY-ny, also /ˈsaɪniaɪ/ SY-nee-eye and US: /ˈsaɪneɪaɪ/ SY-nay-eye) is a peninsula in Egypt,...
- Ancient Gr****: Κιμμερία/Ταυρική, romanized: Kimmería/Taurikḗ) is a peninsula on the northern coast of the Black Sea in Eastern Europe that is almost...
- The Paria Peninsula, (Spanish: Península de Paria), is a large peninsula on the Caribbean Sea, in the state of Sucre in northern Venezuela. It separates...
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