Yemen [yem′ən]
country on the S tip of the Arabian Peninsula: formed (1990) by the merger of the Yemen Arab Republic, or North Yemen, and a country directly east of it, the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen, or South Yemen: 214,287 sq mi (555,001 sq km); pop. 13,000,000; cap. Sana: official name Republic of Yemen
Yemenite [yem′ən īt΄]
adj., n.
Yemeni [yem′ə nē]

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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