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Meaning of "Ashkhabad" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD ASHKHABAD

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PRONUNCIATION OF ASHKHABAD

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ASHKHABAD

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adjective
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preposition
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determiner
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Ashkhabad is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ASHKHABAD MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Ashkhabad

Ashgabat

Ashgabat is the capital of, and the largest city in, Turkmenistan in Central Asia, situated between the Kara Kum desert and the Kopet Dag mountain range. The 2001 census estimated a population of 695,300, while the 2009 census estimated a population of 1 million, primarily Turkmen people, with ethnic minorities of Russians, Armenians and Azerbaijanis. It is 250 kilometres from the second largest city in Iran, Mashhad. The Karakum Canal runs through the city, carrying waters from the Amu Darya from east to west.

Definition of Ashkhabad in the English dictionary

The definition of Ashkhabad in the dictionary is the capital of Turkmenistan. Pop: 598 000.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ASHKHABAD

Ashgabat
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ashiness
ashiver
Ashkenazi
Ashkenazic
Ashkenazim
Ashkenazy
ashkey
ashlar
ashlar veneer
ashlaring
ashler
ashless
Ashley
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WORDS THAT END LIKE ASHKHABAD

Ahmadabad
Ahmedabad
Allahabad
Faisalabad
Faridabad
Hyderabad
Islamabad
Jalalabad
Kirovabad
Leninabad
Moradabad
murdabad
Secunderabad
Stalinabad
zindabad

Synonyms and antonyms of Ashkhabad in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Ashkhabad» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ASHKHABAD

Find out the translation of Ashkhabad to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Ashkhabad from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Ashkhabad» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

阿什哈巴德
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Ashgabat
570 millions of speakers

English

Ashkhabad
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Ashkhabad
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

عشق اباد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Ашхабад
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Ashkhabad
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আস্খাবাদ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Achkhabad
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ashkhabad
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Aschgabat
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

アシハバード
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

아스 하 바트
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ashkhabad
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Ashkhabad
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Ashkhabad
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अश्खाबाद
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Aşkabat
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Ashkhabad
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Aszchabad
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Ашхабад
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Ashkhabad
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Ασγκαμπάτ
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

Ashkhabad
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Ashkhabad
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

Asjkhabad
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Ashkhabad

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ASHKHABAD»

The term «Ashkhabad» is regularly used and occupies the 60.715 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ASHKHABAD» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Ashkhabad

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ASHKHABAD»

Discover the use of Ashkhabad in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Ashkhabad and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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New Scientist
This remarkable claim was made to New Scientist in Ashkhabad last week by academician A. G. Babaev, president of the Turkmen Academy, within a few days of the 30th anniversary of the 1948 earthquake which totally destroyed the city of  ...
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The Caspian Sea Encyclopedia
Ashkhabad, Ashgabad (from Arabian ashk – “love” and abad – “city”) – a city on the Circum-Kopetdag Plateau on the left bank of the Karakum Canal (River) near the borders of the Karakum Desert at an altitude of 200–255 m. It is the capital of  ...
Igor S. Zonn, Aleksey N Kosarev, Michael Glantz, 2010
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Bibliography of Soviet Statistical Handbooks
TsSU Turkmenskoy SSR. Ashkhabad: Turkmenistan, 1987. 248 pp. In Russian. CIR. (0, 1.40) Narodnoye khozyaystvo Turkmenskoy SSR v 1984 godu. Statisticheskiy yezhegodnik. TsSU Turkmenskoy SSR. Ashkhabad: Turkmenistan , 1985.
Timothy E. Heleniak, 1988
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Cultural Change & Continuity In
He remained in Ashkhabad for only nine months before going on to Samarkand and Bukhara where he was to discover the only extant copy of the Hudūd al-' Ālam in the library of the Amir. He later returned and spent some time in Ashkhabad.
Akiner,, 2013
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The Turkic Languages and Literatures of Central Asia: A ...
865* Azimov (Azymov), P., Foneticheskie izmeneniia, nabliudaemye v slovoobrazovatefnykh formakh turkmenskogo iazyka (Phonetic changes occurring in Turkmen word formation). Ashkhabad, 1944. 25 p. 866* _, “ Nekotorye rudimentarnye ...
Rudolf Loewenthal, 1957
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Vegetation Degradation in Central Asia under the Impact of ...
Ashkhabad, 29p. (Russian) Kharin, N.G., Kalenov, G.S. & Kiril'tseva, A.A. et.al., 1993. Explanatory note to the map of human- induced land degradation in the Aral Sea basin, scale 1 : 2,500,000. Ashkhabad, Desert Research Institute, 83p.
N. Kharin, 2002
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Desertification Combat and Food Safety: The Added Value of ...
Ashkhabad. [2] Berdyev A.S., 1974. Toxoplasmosis, Ashkhabad, Ylym. [3] Charyev S., 1986. Prophylaxis and treatment of cephalopinosis of camels in Turkmen SSR recommendation of the research institutes of the Ministry of Agriculture TSSR ...
Bernard Faye, Palmated Esenov, 2005
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Centaur: The Life and Art of Ernst Neizvestny
After completing the officers' commando course, Neizvestny was assigned to an infantry unit stationed in the capital, Ashkhabad (now Ashgabat). His year at the Special Art School in the ancient city of Samarkand, Uzbekistan, in Central Asia,  ...
Albert Leong, 2002
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Bibliography of Art and Architecture in the Islamic World (2 ...
PUGACHENKOVA, G.A. Arkhitekturnye pamyatniki Dakhistana, Aliverda, Serakhsa. T ruay yuzhno-tzirkmenistanskoi arkheologicheskoi kompleksnoi e' kspeditsii. II. Pod. red. M.E.Massona. Ashkhabad: Izdatel'stvo Akademii Nauk Turkmenskoi ...
Susan Sinclair, 2012
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Mannerheim:
Theses of reports of the conference of young scientific workers and candidates, Institute of Ethnography, ANSSSR, Moscow, 1967. Bayramsakhatov, N., ed. Religioznye perezhitki i put' ikh preodoleniia v Turkmenistane. Ashkhabad, 1977.
Stig Axel Fridolf Jägerskiöld, 1986

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ASHKHABAD»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Ashkhabad is used in the context of the following news items.
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UN Chief Warns Central Asia Over Crackdowns On Human Rights
He also urged Ashkhabad to "move towards media pluralism, freedom of expression, and access to information." "In every corner of the world, ... «Big News Network.com, Jun 15»
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Armenia to appoint its representative to CIS soon
The document was signed in Ashkhabad on 20 November 2014. "The Armenian side confirms its plans to have, along with the embassy, ... «Belarus News, Jun 15»
3
Talibs threaten Turkmenistan
In this regard, the Ashkhabad authorities asked the US to provide military and technical assistance. General Lloyd Austin, the head of the US ... «vestnik kavkaza, Jun 15»
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Iran, Oman launch new shipping route
President Hassan Rouhani told reporters during a visit to Ashkhabad in early March that Iran and Turkmenistan are determined to activate a ... «Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide, May 15»
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Russian Foreign Policy Under Dimitry Medvedev's Presidency (2008 …
However, during a visit to Ashkhabad by Russian President Dmitry Medvedev on December 25, 2010, the two sides concurred to formally ... «Eurasia Review, May 15»
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Iran says piping gas to Europe not its priority
There has even been an announcement in Turkmenistan's capital Ashkhabad by a senior EU energy official that Iran is now being considered ... «Press TV, May 15»
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Nepal quake: Why are some tremors so deadly?
Massive cities - including Istanbul, Tehran, Tabriz and Ashkhabad - are situated on some of the most dangerous land on Earth. "Because ... «BBC News, May 15»
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Turkmen gas can reach Europe via Caspian
... Union Maros Sefcovic at the Turkey-Turkmenistan-EU-Azerbaijan Quadruple Meeting in Ashkhabad, Turkmenistan. Explaining that all parties ... «Daily Sabah, May 15»
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Iran, Oman sign deal to create new shipping line
President Hassan Rouhani told reporters during a visit to Ashkhabad in early March that Iran and Turkmenistan are determined to activate a ... «Press TV, Apr 15»
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Belavia gets second Boeing 737-800NG
The Belarusian air carrier purchased the aircraft on a 6-year operating leasing. The jet operates flights to Astana, Ashkhabad and Tel Aviv. «Belarus News, Apr 15»

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