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Livonia

Syllabification: Li·vo·nia
Pronunciation: /liˈvōnēə
 
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Definition of Livonia in English:

1A region on the eastern coast of the Baltic Sea, north of Lithuania, that comprises most of present-day Latvia and Estonia. German name Livland.
2An industrial city in southeastern Michigan, west of Detroit; population 91,220 (est. 2008).

Derivatives

Livonian

1
adjective& noun
Example sentences
  • Sami is a Finno-Ugric language that is most closely related to Finnish, Estonian, Livonian, Votic, and several other little-known languages.
  • His campaigns in the west during the Livonian war were less successful and ended in defeat and renewed isolation from the West.
  • There are three main Latvian dialects: Central (which is used as the basis for written Latvian), East, and Livonian.

Words that rhyme with Livonia

Amazonia, ammonia, Antonia, Babylonia, begonia, bonier, Catalonia, catatonia, Cephalonia, Estonia, Ionia, Laconia, Macedonia, mahonia, Patagonia, pneumonia, pogonia, Rondônia, sinfonia, Snowdonia, valonia, zirconia

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