Definition of Mauritania in English:

Mauritania

proper noun

  • A country in West Africa with a coastline on the Atlantic Ocean; population 4,100,000 (estimated 2015); capital, Nouakchott; languages, Arabic (official), Wolof (official), and French.

Pronunciation

Mauritania

/ˌmɔrɪˈteɪniə//ˌmôriˈtānēə/