Definition of Maine in English:

Maine

proper noun

  • A state in the northeastern US, one of the six New England states, on the Atlantic coast, on the US–Canada border; population 1,316,456 (est. 2008); capital, Augusta; statehood, Mar. 15, 1820 (23). Visited by John Cabot in 1498 and colonized by England in the 1600s and 1700s, it was annexed to Massachusetts from 1652 until 1820.

Pronunciation:

Maine

/mān/