A region of northern Serbia. An agricultural area long a part of Hungary, it passed to Yugoslavia in 1918, receiving a degree of official autonomy in 1946. Serbia revoked its autonomy in 1990.
(place) Province of N Serbia: 8,304 sq mi (21,506 sq km); cap. Novi Sad.
Origin of vojvodina
- From Serbo-Croatian Vòjvodina/Во̀јводина.