Meaning of Byelorussia
Pronunciation: (byel"ō-rush'u, bel"ō-), [key]
- Official name,Formerly,a republic in E Europe, N of Ukraine: formerly a part of the Soviet Union. 10,200,000; 80,154 sq. mi. (207,600 sq. km). Cap.: Minsk.
- a region in the W part of former czarist Russia.
- byelorussia (Thesaurus)