Definition of Tigray in English:


(also Tigre)

Pronunciation /təˈɡrā/ /təˈɡreɪ/

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proper noun

  • A province of Ethiopia, in the north of the country, bordering Eritrea. Tigray engaged in a bitter guerrilla war against the government of Ethiopia 1975–91, during which time the region suffered badly from drought and famine.