Definition of Negev in US English:

Negev

proper noun

the Negev
  • An arid region that forms most of southern Israel, between Beersheba and the Gulf of Aqaba, on the Egyptian border. Large areas are irrigated for agriculture and many Israeli communities have been established here.

Pronunciation

Negev

/ˈnɛɡɛv//ˈneɡev/