Definition of Sri Lanka in English:

Sri Lanka

proper noun

  • An island country off the SE coast of India; population 21,324,800 (est. 2009); languages, Sinhalese (official), Tamil; capital, Colombo.

    Former name (until 1972) Ceylon

Pronunciation:

Sri Lanka

/srɪ ˈlaŋkə//ʃrɪ/