Definition of Bataan in English:


Pronunciation /bəˈtan/ /bəˈtæn/ /bəˌtän/ /bəˌtɑn/

proper noun

  • A peninsula and province in the Philippines, on the western part of the island of Luzon, bounded by Manila Bay on the east and the South China Sea on the west; site of World War II battles and the infamous “Death March.” Pop. 721,000 (est. 2009).