Definition of Columbia in English:

Columbia

proper noun

  • 1A river in north-western North America which rises in the Rocky Mountains of south-eastern British Columbia, Canada, and flows 1,953 km (1,230 miles) generally southwards into the US, where it turns westwards to enter the Pacific south of Seattle.

  • 2The state capital of South Carolina; population 127,029 (est. 2008).

Pronunciation

Columbia

/kəˈlʌmbɪə/