Definition of Scandinavia in English:

Scandinavia

proper noun

  • 1A large peninsula in northwestern Europe, occupied by Norway and Sweden. It is bounded by the Arctic Ocean on the north, the Atlantic Ocean on the west, and the Baltic Sea on the south and the east.

    1. 1.1 A cultural region consisting of the countries of Norway, Sweden, and Denmark and sometimes also of Iceland, Finland, and the Faroe Islands.

Origin

Latin.

Pronunciation

Scandinavia

/ˌskandəˈnāvēə//ˌskændəˈneɪviə/