Definition of Yakutia in English:

Share this entry

Yakutia

Pronunciation: /yaˈko͞oSHə/
An autonomous republic in eastern Russia; population 948,400 (est. 2009); capital, Yakutsk. It is the coldest inhabited region in the world, with 40 percent of its territory lying north of the Arctic Circle. Official name Sakha, Republic of.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: Ya·ku·tia

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.