Definition of Indonesia in English:

Indonesia

proper noun

  • A country in Southeast Asia that consists of many islands in the Malay Archipelago; population 257,600,000 (estimated 2015); capital, Jakarta (on Java); languages, Indonesian (official), Dutch, English, Malay, Balinese, Chinese, Javanese, and others.

    Former name (until 1949) Dutch East Indies

Origin

From Indo- + Greek nēsos ‘island’.

Pronunciation

Indonesia

/ˌindəˈnēZHə//ˌɪndəˈniʒə/