Main meanings of Lusitania in English

: Lusitania1Lusitania2

Lusitania1

Pronunciation /ˌluːsɪˈteɪnɪə/

proper noun

  • An ancient Roman province in the Iberian peninsula, corresponding to modern Portugal.

Main meanings of Lusitania in English

: Lusitania1Lusitania2

Lusitania2

Pronunciation /ˌluːsɪˈteɪnɪə/

proper noun

  • A Cunard liner which was sunk by a German submarine in the Atlantic in May 1915 with the loss of over 1,000 lives.