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Meaning of "Erbil" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ERBIL

Erbil  [ˈɜːbɪl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ERBIL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Erbil 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 ERBIL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Erbil

Erbil

Erbil also written Arbil, or Irbil and known as Hewler is, with a population of approximately 1.5 million, the fourth largest city in Iraq after Baghdad, Basra and Mosul. Largest city in Kurdistan Region of Iraq The city is located in Kurdistan Region of Iraq. It lies 88 kilometres east of Mosul and is the capital of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. Urban life at Erbil can be dated back to at least 6000 BC, and it is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. At the heart of the city is the ancient Citadel of Arbil. In the early part of the 3rd Millennium BC, the Hurrians from Asia Minor were the first to establish Urbilum and expand their rule to parts of northern Mesopotamia. The city became an integral part of Assyria from the 25th century BC to the 7th century AD, but after it lost its independence at the end of the 7th century BC, both Assyria and the city of Erbil were under the rule of many regional powers in turn, including the Babylonians, the Medes, the Persians and Greeks.

Definition of Erbil in the English dictionary

The definition of Erbil in the dictionary is a city in N Iraq: important in Assyrian times. Pop: 870 000 Ancient name: Arbela.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ERBIL


Arbil
ˈɑːbɪl
bill
bɪl
bluebill
ˈbluːˌbɪl
cranesbill
ˈkreɪnzˌbɪl
crossbill
ˈkrɒsˌbɪl
debile
ˈdebɪl
gerbil
ˈdʒɜːbɪl
gerbille
ˈdʒɜːbɪl
handbill
ˈhændˌbɪl
hornbill
ˈhɔːnˌbɪl
Irbil
ˈɪəbɪl
jerbil
ˈdʒɜːbɪl
labile
ˈleɪbɪl
playbill
ˈpleɪˌbɪl
razorbill
ˈreɪzəˌbɪl
rebill
riːˈbɪl
shoebill
ˈʃuːˌbɪl
sibyl
ˈsɪbɪl
spoonbill
ˈspuːnˌbɪl
waybill
ˈweɪˌbɪl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ERBIL

Erasmus
Erastian
Erastianism
erasure
erathem
Erato
Eratosthenes
erbia
erbium
ERCP
ERDF
ere
Erebus
Erechtheion
Erechtheum
Erechtheus

WORDS THAT END LIKE ERBIL

April
brasil
brazil
bulbil
civil
council
detail
devil
e-mail
evil
fail
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mail
mil
nail
oil
on the nail
retail
strobil
twibil

Synonyms and antonyms of Erbil in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Erbil» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ERBIL

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

Translator English - Chinese

埃尔比勒
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Erbil
570 millions of speakers

English

Erbil
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Erbil
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أربيل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Эрбиль
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Erbil
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আর্বিল
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Erbil
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Erbil
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Erbil
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

エルビル
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

아르빌
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Erbil
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Erbil
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Erbil ல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एरबिल
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Erbil
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Erbil
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Erbil
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Ербіль
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Erbil
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Erbil
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Erbil
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Erbil
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Erbil
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Erbil

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ERBIL»

The term «Erbil» is quite widely used and occupies the 35.959 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ERBIL» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ERBIL»

Discover the use of Erbil in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Erbil and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Surface Chemistry of Solid and Liquid Interfaces
The book is also highly relevant to new researchers in industry and newly emerging nanotechnology field who often encounter surface and interface chemistry and need to be conversant with the principles and investigative tools, without being ...
Husnu Yildirim Erbil, 2006
2
Vinyl Acetate Emulsion Polymerization and Copolymerization ...
Integrating established knowledge with the latest research developments, this book provides the background for understanding the mechanism and kinetics of emulsion polymerization initiated in the aqueous phase and some of the practical ...
Yildirim H. Erbil, 2000
3
Middle East
Getting There & Away International flights arrive at Erbil International Airport, ( www.erbilairport.net), 6km northwest of the city centre. If you're coming overland from Shaqlawa and all points north, no problem. But travelling to/from Dohuk is ...
Anthony Ham, 2010
4
Doing Business and Investing in Kurdistan Guide
... Location Erbil/Ankawa Duhok / Malta Erbil /industry south area Erbil /Kani kirzhala Duhok / Zakho Erbil Duhok /Galy Duhok Erbil Duhok / smeel Sulaimaniya Erbil / Soran Erbil / Bnaslawa Erbil /Kasnazan Duhok /Malta Erbil / Baharka License ...
Ibp Usa, International Business Publications, USA, 2009
5
The Ecclesiastical Organisation of the Church of the East, ...
39-97; POCN, 78-80] Erbil lost much of its former importance with the growth of the city of Mosul in the seventh century, and the metropolitan diocese of Erbil was linked with that of Mosul for several centuries. The two dioceses were separated  ...
David Wilmshurst, 2000
6
Iraqi Kurdistan: Political Development and Emergent Democracy
GovernorofErbil, member ofKDP Central Committee, Minister of State (third cabinet), Member of Parliament, later, headof Branch Two– Erbil (Leqi Du) KDP. Erbil, 14 April 1998. —— Erbil, 23 April1998. —— Erbil, 22 August2000. Hassan  ...
Gareth R. V. Stansfield, 2003
7
Iraq Then and Now: A Guide to the Country and Its People
Erbil It is possible to cut across country on roads that will take you to Rawanduz, to Dokan and to Suleimaniyah through mountains and valleys, but most travellers will want to visit the outstanding towns of the region first, so will travel first to ...
Karen Dabrowska, Geoff Hann, 2008
8
Functional Phthalocyanine Molecular Materials
Ceyhan T, Altindal A, Özkaya AR, Erbil MK, Bekaroğlu Ö (2007) Polyhedron 26: 73 24. Odabaş Z, Altindal A, Özkaya AR, Bulut M, Salih B, Bekaroğlu Ö (2007) Polyhedron 26:695 25. Ceyhan T, Altindal A, Özkaya AR, Çelikbaş Ö, Salih B, Erbil ...
Jianzhuang Jiang, 2010
9
E-Government Implementation and Practice in Developing Countries
Wired and wireless communication companies and services in KRI (MOC 2010) Company Location Spectrum] frequency Technique Service Newroz Telecom Erbil, Duhok 450MHz CDMA, Voice Call, & Internet -Aria phone Erbil, Duhok 800  ...
Zaigham Mahmood, 2013
10
Current Opinions in Pediatric Rheumatology
Editor: Erbil Unsal, pp. 289-309 © 2007 Nova Science Publishers, Inc. Chapter X Localized Scleroderma Balahan Bora Makay and Erbil Unsal* Dokuz Eyliil University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric ...
Erbil Unsal, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ERBIL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Erbil is used in the context of the following news items.
1
St. Martin's Episcopal priest raising funds to help Iraqi Christian …
“The father of one of my parishioners was living and working in Erbil for several years,” said Bishop, who is the priest in charge at St. Martin's ... «Main Line, Jul 15»
2
Iran nuclear talks prompt concern among Iraqi Kurds
Erbil, Iraq - A deal over Iran's nuclear programme might further embolden its pursuit of regional hegemony and could have ramifications on its ... «Yahoo! Maktoob News, Jul 15»
3
ISIS destroys key Anbar bridge to slow Iraqi forces
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Islamic State fighters have destroyed Al Boshjal bridge connecting Fallujah city and Saqlawiyah town in order to ... «Rudaw, Jul 15»
4
ISIS claims its Kurdish gunner 'Mina PKC' is dead
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region — A notorious Kurdish member of the Islamic State, or ISIS, who was known by the nickname “Mina PKC” after the ... «Rudaw, Jul 15»
5
Baghdad open to Kurdish 'economic independence' in Erbil: Kurd
Baghdad supports the “economic independence” of the Kurdish Regional Government (KRG) in Erbil and is not opposed to it selling its oil ... «Al-Bawaba, Jul 15»
6
Sudan appoints an ex-ambassador as its General Consul in Erbil
Kurdistan Regional Government's Prime Minister, Nechirvan Barzani, received Mohammed Omar, Sudanese Ambassador to Iraq and ... «Kurdish Globe, Jul 15»
7
America's Independence Day commemorated in Erbil
The American-Kurdish Friendship Association (AKFA) arranged a ceremony in which the 239th anniversary of the U.S. Declaration of ... «Kurdish Globe, Jul 15»
8
Erbil to sign MoU to swap prisoners with Iran
SULAIMANI, Kurdistan Region – The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Iranian ... «Rudaw, Jul 15»
9
Erbil downplays Dana Gas court ruling
If you are a new, paid MEED subscriber accessing the site for the first time, please activate your account. If you are a registered user who would ... «MEED, Jul 15»
10
The difficulties of getting a UK visa in Erbil
Leaders of the Erbil Chamber of Commerce told a British trade mission in May that, following the rejection of 24 out of 26 delegates to a trade ... «Rudaw, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Erbil [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/erbil>. May 2019 ».
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