Meaning of Basilan

Ba•si•lan

Pronunciation: (bu-sē'län), [key]
— n.
  1. an island in the Philippines, SW of Mindanao. 495 sq. mi. (1282 sq. km).
  2. Formerly,a city on this island. 201,407.
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