Definition of Tigray in English:

Tigray

(also Tigre)

proper noun

  • A province of Ethiopia, in the north of the country, bordering Eritrea; capital, Mekele. An ancient kingdom, Tigray was annexed as a province of Ethiopia in 1855. It engaged in a bitter guerrilla war against the government of Ethiopia 1975–91, during which time the region suffered badly from drought and famine.

    Tigre

Pronunciation:

Tigray

/ˈtiːɡreɪ/