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Meaning of "Khujand" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD KHUJAND

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PRONUNCIATION OF KHUJAND

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF KHUJAND

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Khujand 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 KHUJAND MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Khujand

Khujand

Khujand, formerly Khodjend or Khodzhent until 1936 and Leninabad until 1991, is the second-largest city of Tajikistan and the capital of the northernmost province of Tajikistan, now called Sughd. Khujand is one of the oldest cities in Central Asia, dating back about 2,500 years. It is situated on the Syr Darya River at the mouth of the Fergana Valley and was a major city along the ancient Silk Road. The population of the city is 155,400, down from 160,000 in 1989.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE KHUJAND

Khmer Rouge
Khmerian
Khodzhent
Khoikhoi
Khoisan
khoja
Khojent
Khomeini
Khonsu
khor
Khotan
khoum
Khrushchev
khud
Khufu
Khulna
khurta
khuskhus
khutbah
Khyber Pass

WORDS THAT END LIKE KHUJAND

and
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command
demand
Deutschland
England
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Finland
grand
hand
holland
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Ireland
island
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Maryland
Nederland
New Zealand
Poland

Synonyms and antonyms of Khujand in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Khujand» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF KHUJAND

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苦盏
1,325 millions of speakers

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Khujand
570 millions of speakers

English

Khujand
510 millions of speakers

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Khujand
380 millions of speakers
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خوجاند
280 millions of speakers

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Худжанд
278 millions of speakers

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Khujand
270 millions of speakers

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Khujand
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Khujand
220 millions of speakers

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Khujand
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Chudschand
180 millions of speakers

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Khujand
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Khujand
85 millions of speakers

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Khujand
85 millions of speakers
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Khujand
80 millions of speakers

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Khujand
75 millions of speakers

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खुजांड
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Khujand
70 millions of speakers

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Khujand
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Khujand
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Худжанд
40 millions of speakers

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Khujand
30 millions of speakers
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Khujand
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Khujand
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Khujand
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Khujand
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Trends of use of Khujand

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «KHUJAND»

The term «Khujand» is quite widely used and occupies the 49.821 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «KHUJAND»

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Political Organization in Cen.Asia & Hb: Sources and Documents
INTRODUCTION The Ekhiei Khujand (Rebirth of Khujand) Popular Movement was founded in the summer of 1989 in the city of Leninabad (Khujand), the major industrial, scientific and cultural centre of northern Tajikistan. The appearance of  ...
Vladimir Babak, Demian Vaisman, Aryeh Wasserman, 2004
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Post-Soviet Political Order
Khujand in 1926 was 32 percent urban, comparable to all of Tajikistan in 1989. The 1926 Soviet census showed that Khujand's population was about 58 percent Tajik and 38 percent Uzbek, but in keeping with a common Central Asian pattern,  ...
Barnett Rubin, Associate Professor Political Science Jack Snyder, Jack Snyder, 2002
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Historical Dictionary of Tajikistan
KHUJAND. The biggest city of northern Tajikistan, Khujand is the capital of Sughd veloyat. Khujand is one of the oldest cities of Central Asia. In 329, the city was captured by Alexander the Great. It was invaded by Arabs in the 7th century,  ...
Kamoludin Abdullaev, Shahram Akbarzaheh, 2010
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Environmental performance reviews: Tajikistan
The system of service charges in Khujand, the second largest city in Tajikistan, is typical for major cities. The collection, transport and disposal of solid waste are the responsibility of the SpecAvtoBaza (Special Depot) for Sanitary Cleaning of ...
United Nations. Economic Commission for Europe. Committee on Environmental Policy
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Post-Conflict Tajikistan: The politics of peacebuilding and ...
This estimate is broadly supported by well placed figures in the NGO sector. Atabaeva reckons that of 450 NGOs registered in Khujand about 100are still functioning tosome degree. Saidaliev estimates that of around 100working inthe' Kulob ...
John Heathershaw, 2009
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Post-Cosmopolitan Cities: Explorations of Urban Coexistence
One of the central reasons that Pamiris gave for Khujand's sophistication was that it was said to be ethnically and linguistically diverse in a way that Dushanbe was not. Pre-existing ethnic and linguistic diversity, in other words, is sometimes a ...
Caroline Humphrey, Vera Skvirskaja, 2012
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History of Civilizations of Central Asia: The crossroads of ...
This early medieval reconstruction transformed Khujand into a large city with three main areas – the citadel, the town itself, and the commercial and craft quarter equipped with a mighty system of fortifications. Khujand is mentioned in written ...
Ahmad Hasan Dani, B. A. Litvinsky, Unesco, 1996
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History of Civilizations of Central Asia: The crossroads of ...
This early medieval reconstruction transformed Khujand into a large city with three main areas - the citadel, the town itself, and the commercial and craft quarter equipped with a mighty system of fortifications. Khujand is mentioned in written ...
Ahmad Hasan Dani, 1999
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Ferghana Valley: The Heart of Central Asia
From then on both official business and education in Kanibadam were conducted in the Tajik language.43 The Khujand region was formed by combining territories of the former Samarkand province (Khujand city) and some areas of the former ...
S. Frederick Starr, 2011
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Towards the Contemporary Period: From the Mid-nineteenth to ...
The second factor was that, on the basis of a decision by Khujand okrug ( administrative division roughly corresponding to a region) soviet to include Khujand okrug (until then part of the Uzbek SSR) in the Tajik ASSR, and a decision by the ...
Chahryar Adle, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «KHUJAND»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Khujand is used in the context of the following news items.
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Tajiks Talk Up Afghan Spillover Risks
Sobir believes Jamaat Ansarullah was behind an attack on an army convoy in the Rasht valley, a bomb blast at police headquarters in Khujand ... «Institute for War and Peace Reporting, Jul 15»
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Tajikistan Uses Laws to Crush Islamist Opposition
In her account, Firdaus (a pseudonym) was a party member from Khujand who recently denounced the party in a video posted to YouTube. «The Diplomat, Jul 15»
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The Islamic Renaissance Party's downfall and its consequences for …
In June 2014, the IRPT's regional headquarter office in Khujand .... a suicide bomber drove into a police station in Khujand that housed the ... «Registan.net, Jul 15»
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The Silk Road comes to life
A Chinese worker at a road construction site between Dushanbe and Khujand in Tajikistan. The Central Asian country, once an outpost of the ... «The Straits Times, Jul 15»
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Central Asia Is a Sitting Duck for Islamic State (Op-Ed)
As I drove to its capital, Dushanbe, last summer through the ancient city of Khujand and the rickety, fume-filled, Iranian-built Shariston tunnel, ... «The Moscow Times, Jun 15»
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Islamic State Threatens Central Asia
As I drove to its capital, Dushanbe, last summer through the ancient city of Khujand and the rickety, fume-filled, Iranian-built Shariston tunnel, ... «International Crisis Group, Jun 15»
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Tajik IS Militants Told 'Return And Repent, And You'll Be Forgiven'
The same month, Tajikistan suffered its first suicide bombing when a police headquarters in the northern city of Khujand was targeted. «RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty, Jun 15»
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THY Khujand, Port Louis ve Antananarivo şehirlerine de uçacak
Türk Hava Yolları (THY), Tacikistan'ın Khujand, Mauritius'un Port Louis ve Madagaskar'ın Antananarivo şehirleri olmak üzere 3 yeni hat açılışı ... «netGazete, May 15»
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US considers airport preclearance centers in nine countries …
The company said in a statement that the three new destinations are Tajikistan's second-largest city Khujand, Mauritius's capital Port Louis and ... «Hurriyet Daily News, May 15»
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The Poetical Is Political as Tajik Wordsmith Declares 'Death to …
March 2015. Picture from. Bozor Sobir at Nowruz celebrations in Khujand city, Tajikistan, March 2015. Picture from the poet's Facebook account ... «Global Voices Online, May 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Khujand [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/khujand>. Aug 2019 ».
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