Definition of Florida in English:

Florida

proper noun

  • A state forming a peninsula of the south-eastern US; population 18,328,340 (est. 2008); capital, Tallahassee. Explored by Ponce de León in 1513, it was purchased from Spain by the US in 1819; it became the 27th state of the Union in 1845.

Pronunciation:

Florida

/ˈflɒrɪdə/