What is Macedonia?

  • (noun): The ancient kingdom of Philip II and Alexander the Great in the southeastern Balkans that is now divided among modern Macedonia and Greece and Bulgaria.
    Synonyms: Macedon, Makedonija
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Greek Macedonians - History - Contribution To The Greek War of Independence
... national revolution, there were several revolts in Macedonia with all of them having as their stated aim the union of the region with the Kingdom of Greece ... The Greek revolution in Macedonia started in Chalkidiki, where the population was almost entirely Greek ... who had assumed at the time the title of "General of Macedonia" he managed to capture Chalkidiki and threaten Thessaloniki but, in June, the Greek forces ...

More definitions of "Macedonia":

  • (noun): Landlocked republic on the Balkan Peninsula; achieved independence from Yugoslavia in 1991.