Cambria

noun
one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; during Roman times the region was known as Cambria
Syn: ↑Wales, ↑Cymru
Derivationally related forms: ↑Cambrian
Members of this Region:
Sealyham terrier, ↑Sealyham, ↑Annwfn, ↑Annwn, ↑Welsh, ↑Cymric, ↑Amaethon, ↑Arawn, ↑Arianrhod, ↑Arianrod, ↑Don, ↑Dylan, ↑Gwyn, ↑Llew Llaw Gyffes, ↑LLud, ↑Llyr, ↑Manawydan, ↑Manawyddan
Instance Hypernyms: ↑principality, ↑princedom
Member Meronyms: ↑Welshman, ↑Welsh, ↑Cambrian, ↑Cymry
Part Meronyms:

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/kam"bree euh/, n.
medieval name of Wales.

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Cambria [Cambria]
a ↑poetic name for Wales. Originally it was the Latin name for Wales. Now it is used mainly in company names and the names of pubs, hotels, etc

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