Definition of Zaporizhzhya in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌzäpəˈrēZH(y)ə/
An industrial city in Ukraine, on the Dnieper River; population 781,600 (est. 2009). Russian name Zaporozhye. Former name (until 1921) Aleksandrovsk.

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Syllabification: Za·po·rizhzh·ya

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