Definition of Aden in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈādən/
A port in Yemen at the mouth of the Red Sea; population 588,900 (est. 2004). Formerly under British rule, first as part of British India from 1839 and then from 1935 as a Crown Colony, it was capital of former South Yemen 1967–90.

Words that rhyme with Aden

Aidan, Haydn, laden, maiden

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Syllabification: A·den

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