Definition of Cartagena in English:

Cartagena

proper noun

  • 1A port in southeastern Spain; population 210,376 (2008). Originally named Mastia, it was refounded as Carthago Nova (New Carthage) in c.225 BC as a base for the Carthaginian conquest of Spain.

  • 2A port, resort, and oil-refining center in northwestern Colombia, on the Caribbean Sea; population 885,400 (2005)

Pronunciation:

Cartagena

/ˌkärtəˈhānə//-ˈɡānə/