Definition of Moldavia in English:

Moldavia

proper noun

  • 1A former principality of SE Europe. Formerly a part of the Roman province of Dacia, the principality came under Turkish rule in the 16th century. In 1861 Moldavia united with Wallachia to form Romania.

  • 2

    another name for Moldova

Pronunciation:

Moldavia

/mɒlˈdeɪvɪə/