Definition of Colombia in English:

Colombia

proper noun

  • A country in extreme northwestern South America that has a coastline on both the Atlantic and the Pacific oceans; population 48,300,000 (estimated 2015); capital, Bogotá; official language, Spanish.

Usage

Note that the spelling of the country is Colombia rather than Columbia, which is the name of a river in NW North America and a film production company and is also part of other proper names such as British Columbia and District of Columbia

Pronunciation

Colombia

/kəˈləmbiə//kəˈləmbēə/