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Meaning of "Irbil" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF IRBIL

Irbil  [ˈɪəbɪl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF IRBIL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
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preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Irbil 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 IRBIL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Irbil

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.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH IRBIL


Arbil
ˈɑːbɪl
bill
bɪl
cranesbill
ˈkreɪnzˌbɪl
crossbill
ˈkrɒsˌbɪl
debile
ˈdebɪl
Erbil
ˈɜːbɪl
gerbil
ˈdʒɜːbɪl
handbill
ˈhændˌbɪl
hornbill
ˈhɔːnˌbɪl
labile
ˈleɪbɪl
playbill
ˈpleɪˌbɪl
razorbill
ˈreɪzəˌbɪl
rebill
riːˈbɪl
shoebill
ˈʃuːˌbɪl
sibyl
ˈsɪbɪl
waybill
ˈweɪˌbɪl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE IRBIL

Iraq
Iraqi
IRAS
irascibility
irascible
irascibleness
irascibly
irate
irately
irateness
Irbid
IRBM
IRC
IRD
ire
Ire.
ireful
irefully
irefulness
Ireland

WORDS THAT END LIKE IRBIL

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

Synonyms and antonyms of Irbil in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Irbil» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF IRBIL

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Translator English - Chinese

埃尔比勒
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Irbil
570 millions of speakers

English

Irbil
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

इरबिल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

اربيل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Эрбиль
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Irbil
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Irbil
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Erbil
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Irbil
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Irbil
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

アルビル
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

아르빌
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Irbil
85 millions of speakers
vi

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Irbil
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

இர்பில்லில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Irbil
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Erbil
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Irbil
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Irbil
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Ербіль
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Irbil
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Irbil
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Irbil
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Irbil
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Irbil
5 millions of speakers

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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «IRBIL» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «IRBIL»

Discover the use of Irbil in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Irbil and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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E. J. Brill's First Encyclopaedia of Islam, 1913-1936
Kal'at Nadjm was also for a time in the hands of the Begteglnid princes of Irbil (on them see above ii. 591). After the death of Salah al- Din (1193) his sons and grandsons (al-Malik al- Afdal, al-Malik al-Zahir, _al-Malik al-'Aziz) and his brother  ...
M. Th. Houtsma, 1993
2
The Lemon Tree
"The Lemon Tree" is the true story of a Siberian pioneer family's extraordinary year-long journey as they transport their late son's tiny lemon tree to Israel.
Irbil Arbel, Ilil Arbel, Ida Rosenfeld, 2005
3
The Annals of the Saljuq Turks: Selections from Al-Kamil ...
Aysakan al—Humaydi, while the lord of Irbil was Abu'l—Hasan ibn Musak al— Hadhbani, who had a brother called Abu Ali. [Abu'l-Hasan] al-Humaydi helped the latter to take Irbil from his brother, Abu'l—Hasan. He took the castle and made  ...
‎2014
4
An Ayyubid Notable and His World: Ibn Al-ʻAdīm and Aleppo as ...
Ibn Al-ʻAdīm and Aleppo as Portrayed in His Biographical Dictionary of People Associated with the City D. W. Morray. al-Bawaziji on a history of Irbil by Ibn al- Mustawfi al-Irbili (S64-637/ 1169-1239), as well as on Baha' al-Din Ibn Shaddad,  ...
D. W. Morray, 1994
5
Energy and Security: Strategies for a World in Transition
But absent independent export routes, Irbil will remain reliant on Iraqi government–controlled pipelines through Turkey to get its oil and gas to market, leaving the KRG— DQG LWV LQYHVWRUV3DW %DJKGDG·V PHUF\ ÀVFDOO\ 7KH ...
Jan H. Kalicki, David L. Goldwyn, 2013
6
Turkey in the 21st Century: Quest for a New Foreign Policy
Washington too believes that the most appropriate gate for Irbil to reach out to the world is the one through Turkey. In this way, the US will have a stronger control on Iraq's oil trade. Major Obstacles facing the Turkish—Northern Iraqi ...
Dr Ozden Zeynep Oktav, 2013
7
Neighbors, Not Friends: Iraq and Iran after the Gulf Wars
In consort with Barzani, early on the morning of August 3 1 , Saddam dispatched three Republican Guard armored divisions (30,000 soldiers and 400 tanks) towards Irbil, situated 10 miles (16 km) north of the 36th Parallel, with heavy Iraqi  ...
Dilip Hiro, 2003
8
The Kurdish Question in U.S. Foreign Policy: A Documentary ...
his forces entered Irbil at the request of the Kurdistan Democratic Party [KDP], one of the two warring factions in northern Iraq. It is hard to understand why any Kurdish faction would willingly ally with Saddam, given the many years in which his ...
Lokman I. Meho, 2004
9
Cradle of Conflict: Iraq and the Birth of Modern U.S. ...
On August 29, DIA detected these large tank movements using satellite imagery, which confirmed the CIA's HUMINT reports.69 The PUK. reported that Irbil was being shelled by Iraqi long-range artillery on August 30, which was the beginning  ...
Michael Knights, 2005
10
The A to Z of the Kurds
IRBIL (ARBIL, ERBIL). Largest city and the capital of the de facto state of Kurdistan in northern Iraq. Irbil was already an ancient city in 331 B.C.E., when Alexander the Great defeated the Persian king Darius some 120 kilometers northwest of ...
Michael M. Gunter, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «IRBIL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Irbil is used in the context of the following news items.
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OilVoice | The Iraqi-Kurd Oil agreement means dangerous political …
The oil agreement between Baghdad and Irbil is under dangerous pressure, and constitutes a clear risk to the economic and political stability of ... «OilVoice, Jul 15»
2
At least 80 dead in Iraq suicide bombing; Islamic State claims credit …
The attack was only the second bombing in Irbil, a city considered so safe that the U.S. moved many of its diplomats there from Baghdad when ... «Stars and Stripes, Jul 15»
3
Iraq begins fight to oust Islamic State group from Anbar - Dispatch …
Contributing to this report were James Rosen in Washington and special correspondents in Baghdad, Irbil and outside of Fallujah, whose ... «Dispatch Times, Jul 15»
4
Home > Video > Emirates to Resume Flights to Iraq's Irbil After …
The Middle East's biggest airline says it plans to resume flights to the northern Iraqi city of Irbil after suspending them amid concerns about deteriorating security ... «Nasdaq, Jul 15»
5
Genel Energy is open to sale, co-founder Hayward says
However, the KRG owes $378 million to Genel due to the disagreement over oil revenues between Baghdad and Irbil. The company also has ... «Daily Sabah, Jul 15»
6
Iraqis attack Fallujah, recalling fiercest U.S. fight since Vietnam
IRBIL, Iraq — Eleven years after U.S. forces launched what's widely described as the fiercest American military operation since the Vietnam ... «SunHerald.com, Jul 15»
7
Israeli-Canadian woman returns to Israel after fighting ISIS - Ynetnews
In November, Rosenberg , who made aliyah from Canada in 2006, made her way through Jordan's international airport to the Irbil airport, ... «Ynetnews, Jul 15»
8
Kurdistan Regional Gov't to sell oil independently
The agreement signed in December 2014 between the Irbil and Baghdad administrations decreed Kurdish administration to export oil via ... «Daily Sabah, Jul 15»
9
ISIS courts Sunni tribes with carrot and stick
... of ISIS and dissidents such as Sheikh Salah Hasan al-Nada, who has been forced to seek refuge in the Kurdish-controlled city of Irbil. «The Daily Star, Jul 15»
10
Year of sustained violence across Iraq has hit children hardest, UN …
... Iraq briefing the press in Geneva from Irbil. This month marks the anniversary of the beginning of the widespread violence across the country. «UN News Centre, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Irbil [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/irbil>. Jul 2019 ».
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