Definition of Scandinavia in English:

Scandinavia

proper noun

  • 1A large peninsula in NW Europe, occupied by Norway and Sweden. It is bounded by the Arctic Ocean in the north, the Atlantic in the west, and the Baltic Sea in the south and east.

    1. 1.1A cultural region consisting of the countries of Norway, Sweden, and Denmark and sometimes also of Iceland, Finland, and the Faroe Islands.

Origin

Latin.

Pronunciation:

Scandinavia

/ˌskandɪˈneɪvɪə/