From Latin Mēdia, from Ancient Greek Μηδία (Mēdía), from Μῆδος (Mêdos), from *Mada (vocalization uncertain), the Median language self-designator signifying speakers of the Median language. Compare Old Persian 𐎶𐎠𐎭 (Māda).
- (historical) a region in northwestern Iran, originally inhabited by the Medes
- (historical) territories corresponding to the empire ruled by dynasts from Media
- a borough in Pennsylvania, USA, and the county seat of Delaware County.
historical region in northwestern Iran
territories corresponding to the empire ruled by dynasts from Media