• IPA: /bɹɪˈtænɪə/
Proper noun
  1. A female personification of Britain or the United Kingdom.
    • 1740, James Thomson (lyrics), Thomas Arne (music), Rule, Britannia!
      Rule, Britannia! Britannia rule the waves / Britons never, never shall be slaves
  2. (historical) A province of the Roman Empire covering most of the island of Britain.
  3. A settlement in Newfoundland and Labrador.

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