Definition of Holy Land in US English:

Holy Land

proper noun

  • 1A region on the eastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea, in what is now Israel and Palestine, revered by Christians as the place in which Jesus Christ lived and taught, by Jews as the land given to the people of Israel, and by Muslims.

    1. 1.1 A region similarly revered, for example, Arabia in Islam.

Pronunciation

Holy Land

/ˈhōlē ˈˌland/