Definition of Meroe in English:

Meroe

proper noun

  • An ancient city on the Nile, in present-day Sudan north-east of Khartoum. Founded in c.750 BC, it was the capital of the ancient kingdom of Cush from c.590 BC until it fell to the invading Aksumites in the early 4th century AD.

Pronunciation

Meroe

/ˈmɛrəʊi/