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English definition of “Jordan”


a country in the Middle East (= the area where Africa, Asia, and Europe meet) Country namesCountry and nationContinents and regions of the world
/dʒɔːˈdeɪniən/ adjective
coming from or relating to JordanNationalities
Jordanian noun someone from JordanNationalities
(Definition of Jordan from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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