Share this entry

Silesia Syllabification: Si·le·sia
Pronunciation: /sīˈlēZHə/

Definition of Silesia in English:

A region of central Europe that is centered on the upper Oder valley, now largely in southwestern Poland. It was partitioned at various times among the states of Prussia, Austria-Hungary, Poland, and Czechoslovakia.

Words that rhyme with Silesia

amnesia, anaesthesia (US anesthesia), analgesia, freesia, Indonesia, synaesthesia

Definition of Silesia 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 ads and access premium resources