What is Argentina?

  • (noun): A republic in southern South America; second largest country in South America.
    Synonyms: Argentine Republic, the Argentine
    See also — Additional definitions below


Argentina i/ˌɑrdʒənˈtiːnə/, officially the Argentine Republic (Spanish: República Argentina ), is a country in South America, bordered by Chile to the west and south, Bolivia and Paraguay to the north and Brazil and Uruguay to the northeast. Argentina claims sovereignty over part of Antarctica, the Falkland Islands (Spanish: Islas Malvinas) and South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands.

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Unofficial Football World Championships - UFWC At Major Championships - Continental - South American Championship/Copa América
... into competition Holders at end of competition 1953 Brazil Uruguay 1955 Paraguay Argentina 1956* Argentina Brazil 1957 Argentina Peru 1959 Brazil ...
Julio Argentino Roca - Later Years
... In 1912 Roca was appointed as Special Ambassador of Argentina to Brazil by President Roque Sáenz Peña ... Roca returned to Argentina in 1914 and died in Buenos Aires on October 19, 1914 ... became vice-president of Argentina in 1932-1938 ...
Buenos Aires - Economy
... Aires is the political, financial, industrial, commercial, and cultural hub of Argentina ... by way of the Rio de la Plata connect the port to north-east Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay and Paraguay ... in 2011 and amounts to nearly a quarter of Argentina's as a whole ...
Ensign (rank) - Argentina
... In Argentina, the rank of ensign is used by both the air force and the gendarmerie ... First Lieutenant First Ensign Flying Officer / Lieutenant The other armed forces of Argentina have ranks equivalent to ensign subteniente (which can be translated ...

More definitions of "Argentina":

  • (noun): Type genus of the Argentinidae: argentines.
    Synonyms: genus Argentina