Definition of Yakutia in English:

Yakutia

proper noun

  • An autonomous republic in eastern Russia; population 948,400 (est. 2009); capital, Yakutsk. It is the coldest inhabited region of the world, with 40 per cent of its territory lying to the north of the Arctic Circle.

    Official name Sakha, Republic of

Pronunciation:

Yakutia

/jaˈkʊtɪə/