Share this entry

Göreme Syllabification: Gö·re·me
Pronunciation: /ˌɡəˈremə/

Definition of Göreme in English:

A valley in Cappadocia in central Turkey, noted for its cave dwellings hollowed out of soft tufa rock. In the Byzantine era, these caves contained hermits' cells, monasteries, and more than 400 churches.

Definition of Göreme in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day fortissimo
Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
(especially as a direction) very loud or loudly