Definition of Valletta in English:


Syllabification: Val·let·ta
Pronunciation: /vəˈletə
The capital and chief port of Malta; population 6,300 (est. 2006).


named after Jean de La Valette, grand master of the Knights of Malta, who built the town after 1565.

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