Definitions for iberiaaɪˈbɪər i ə
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
I•be•ri•aaɪˈbɪər i ə(n.)
Also called Ibe′rian Penin′sula. a peninsula in SW Europe, comprising Spain and Portugal.
Category: Geography (places)
an ancient region S of the Caucasus in what is now the Georgian Republic.
Category: Ancient History, Geography (places)
an ancient geographical region to the south of the Caucasus Mountains that corresponded approximately to the present-day Georgia
Iberian Peninsula, Iberia(noun)
a peninsula in southwestern Europe
Antic and Byzantine name of the ancient Georgian kingdom of Kartli located east of Colchis, corresponding roughly to the eastern parts of present-day Georgia.
Origin: From Iberia, from Ἰβηρία, after the river Ἶβηρος, which itself came from a native Ibero-Celtic name for the river * (modern Ebro).
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
the ancient and still poetic name of Spain; anciently also a territory inhabited by an agricultural population between the Black Sea and the Caspian, now called Georgia.