Definition of Yucatán in English:

Yucatán

proper noun

  • A state of SE Mexico, at the northern tip of the Yucatán Peninsula; capital, Mérida.

Origin

Adapted from a Maya name for the language of the Mayan Indians of Oaxaca, Mexico.

Pronunciation

Yucatán

/ˌjʊkəˈtɑːn/