Meaning of Galicia
Pronunciation: (gu-lish'ē-u, -lish'u for 2 also Sp. gä-lē'thyä), [key]
- a region in E central Europe: a former crown land of Austria, included in S Poland after World War I, and now partly in Ukraine. ab. 30,500 sq. mi. (79,000 sq. km).
- a maritime region in NW Spain: a former kingdom, and later a province. 11,256 sq. mi. (29,153 sq. km).
- galicia (Thesaurus)