Definition of Palau in English:

Palau

(also Belau)

proper noun

  • A group of islands in the western Pacific Ocean, an independent republic since 1990; population 20,800 (est. 2009); capital, Melekeok. It was part of the Pacific Islands Trust Territory administered by the US 1947–80.

Pronunciation:

Palau

/pəˈlaʊ/