Definition of Colombia in English:


proper noun

  • A country in extreme northwestern South America that has a coastline on both the Atlantic and the Pacific oceans; population 43,677,400 (est. 2009); capital, Bogotá; official language, Spanish.


Note that the spelling of the country is Colombia rather than Columbia, which is the name of a river in northwestern North America, a US university, and a film production company and is also part of other proper names such as British Columbia and District of Columbia