Main definitions of Virginia in English

: Virginia1Virginia2

Virginia1

proper noun

  • A state in the eastern US, on the Atlantic coast; population 7,769,089 (est. 2008); capital, Richmond; statehood, June 25, 1788 (10). It was the site of the first permanent English settlement in North America at Jamestown in 1607. One of the original thirteen states, it saw the British surrender at Yorktown in 1781 to end the American Revolution, as well as many Civil War battles.

Pronunciation:

Virginia

/vərˈjinyə/

Main definitions of Virginia in English

: Virginia1Virginia2

Virginia2

noun

  • 1A type of tobacco grown and manufactured in Virginia.

    1. 1.1A cigarette made of tobacco grown in Virginia.

Pronunciation:

Virginia

/vərˈjinyə/