Definition of Westphalia in English:

Westphalia

proper noun

  • A former province of NW Germany. Previously a duchy of the archbishop of Cologne, it became a province of Prussia in 1815. In 1946 the major part was incorporated in the state of North Rhine–Westphalia, the northern portion becoming part of Lower Saxony.

    German name Westfalen

Pronunciation

Westphalia

/wɛstˈfeɪlɪə/