Definition of Delmarva in English:

Delmarva

(also Delmarva Peninsula)

Pronunciation /delˈmärvə/ /dɛlˈmɑrvə/

proper noun

  • A peninsular region 180 miles (290 km) long in the eastern US that includes Delaware, the Eastern Shore of Maryland, and a small strip of Virginia; it separates Chesapeake Bay from the Atlantic Ocean.

Origin

Acronym from Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia.

Pronunciation

Delmarva

/delˈmärvə/ /dɛlˈmɑrvə/