Definition of Palestine in English:

Palestine

proper noun

  • A territory in the Middle East on the eastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea.

Origin

From Greek Palaistinē (used in early Christian writing), from Latin ( Syria) Palaestina (the name of a Roman province), from Philistia ‘land of the Philistines’.

Pronunciation

Palestine

/ˈpaləˌstīn//ˈpæləˌstaɪn/