Definition of Melbourne in English:


Pronunciation /ˈmelbərn/ /ˈmɛlbərn/

proper noun

  • 1The capital of Victoria, in southeastern Australia, on the Bass Strait, opposite Tasmania; population 3,892,419 (2008). A major port and the country's second largest city, it was the capital of Australia 1901–27.

  • 2A resort city in east central Florida, south of Cape Canaveral; population 77,351 (est. 2008).