Darien: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (dâr'ē-en", -un, dar'-, dâr"ē-en', dar"-), [key]
— n.
  1. an arm of the Caribbean between NE Panama and NW Colombia.
  2. former name of the Isthmus of Panama.
  3. a town in SW Connecticut. 18,892.
  4. a city in NE Illinois. 14,968. Spanish,
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