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Map of the Balkan peninsula depicting approximate extent of the Macedonian region with borders of modern countries and the former capital cities of ancient Macedonia near the coast
·····  Macedonia (region) approximate extent
Former capital cities of Macedonia (ancient kingdom)

Macedonia most commonly refers to:

  • North Macedonia, a country in southeastern Europe, founded in 1991 and known until 2019 as the Republic of Macedonia
  • Macedonia (ancient kingdom), a kingdom in Greek antiquity
  • Macedonia (Greece), a traditional geographic region spanning three administrative divisions of northern Greece
  • Macedonia (region), a geographic and historical region that today includes parts of six Balkan countries (see map)

Macedonia, Makedonia, Makedonija, or Makedoniya may also refer to:

Other historical entities

Other geographical uses

Within the region

United States





  • FK Makedonija Gjorče Petrov, a football club in Skopje
  • FC Macedonia, a former football club in Skopje (1941 to 1944)
  • Preston Makedonia, an association football club in Melbourne, Australia, officially known since mid-1990s as the Preston Lions but still identified with the Macedonian-Australian community
  • Stirling Macedonia FC, an association football club in Perth, Australia

Other uses

See also