Definition of Yakutia in English:

Yakutia

proper noun

  • An autonomous republic in eastern Russia; population 948,400 (est. 2009); capital, Yakutsk. It is the coldest inhabited region in the world, with 40 percent of its territory lying north of the Arctic Circle.

    Official name Sakha, Republic of

Pronunciation:

Yakutia

/yaˈko͞oSHə/