Definition of Eelam in English:

Eelam

Syllabification: Ee·lam
Pronunciation: /ˈēləm, ˈēˌlam
 
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  • The proposed homeland of the Tamil people of Sri Lanka, for which the Tamil Tigers separatist group fought until their defeat in 2009.

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