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Meaning of "Qairwan" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF QAIRWAN

Qairwan  [kaɪəˈwɑːn] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF QAIRWAN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Qairwan 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 QAIRWAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Qairwan

Kairouan

Kairouan, also known as Kirwan or al-Qayrawan, is the capital of the Kairouan Governorate in Tunisia. Referred to as the Islamic Cultural Capital, it is a UNESCO World Heritage site. The city was founded by the Arabs around 670. In the period of Caliph Mu'awiya, it became an important centre for Islamic and Quranic learning, and thus attracting a large number of Muslims from various parts of the world, next only to Mecca and Medina. The holy Mosque of Uqba is situated in the city. In 2003, the city had about 150,000 inhabitants.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH QAIRWAN


Assouan
ɑːsˈwɑːn
Assuan
ɑːsˈwɑːn
Aswan
ɑːsˈwɑːn
deewan
dɪˈwɑːn
dewan
dɪˈwɑːn
diwan
dɪˈwɑːn
guan
ɡwɑːn
hwan
hwɑːn
Jawan
dʒəˈwɑːn
Kwangchowan
ˈkwæŋˈtʃaʊˈwɑːn
macedoine
ˌmæsɪˈdwɑːn
Sichuan
ˈsɪtʃwɑːn
Szechuan
ˈsɪtʃwɑːn
Szechwan
ˌseɪˈtʃwɑːn
Taiwan
ˈtaɪˈwɑːn
Tsingyuan
ˈtsɪŋˈjwɑːn
Yinchuan
ˈjɪnˈtʃwɑːn
Yinchwan
ˈjɪnˈtʃwɑːn

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE QAIRWAN

Qabis
Qaboos bin Said
Qaddafi
Qaddish
Qaddishim
qadi
qaid
qaimaqam
qalamdan
qanat
QANTAS
Qaraghandy
QARANC
qasida
qat
Qatar
Qatari
Qattara Depression

WORDS THAT END LIKE QAIRWAN

Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan
ajowan
Bandar Seri Begawan
bhawan
black swan
cowan
gowan
Iowan
Kairwan
lowan
McEwan
mute swan
Palawan
rowan
Saskatchewan
sewan
South Saskatchewan
swan
trumpeter swan
wan

Synonyms and antonyms of Qairwan in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Qairwan» into 25 languages

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Translator English - Chinese

Qairwan
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Qairwan
570 millions of speakers

English

Qairwan
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Qairwan
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

القيروان
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Qairwan
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Qairwan
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Qairwan
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Qairwan
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Qairwan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Qairwan
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

Qairwan
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

Qairwan
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Qairwan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Qairwan
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Qairwan
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कौरवान
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Qairwan
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Qairwan
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Qairwan
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Qairwan
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Qairwan
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Qairwan
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

Qairwan
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Qairwan
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Qairwan
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Qairwan

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «QAIRWAN»

The term «Qairwan» is used very little and occupies the 156.411 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «QAIRWAN» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «QAIRWAN»

Discover the use of Qairwan in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Qairwan and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The History of Islam
Kusaila along with his large army marched towards Qairwan. When the news reached Qairwan that Oqba met his martyrdom and that a large army was approaching, Zuhair bin Qais made preparations for battle, but dissension and disunity ...
Akbar Shāh K̲h̲ān Najībābādī, Ṣafī al-Raḥmān Mubārakfūrī, Abdul Rahman Abdullah, 2001
2
Islam: Its Origin and Spread in Words, Maps and Pictures
Minaret of the Great The minaret and inner courtyard of the Great Mosque of Sidi Mosque, Qairwan Okma at Qairwan. The square minaret was built in the first half of the eighth century and is probably the earliest in existence. Qairwan is ...
F R J Verhoeven, 2013
3
The Age of Faith: The Story of Civilization
At Qairwan standsthe mosque ofSidi Oqba, originally builtin 670, seventimes restored,and mostly dating from 838; its cloisters of round archesare upheld byhundreds ofCorinthian columns fromtheruins of Carthage; its pulpitisa masterpiece of ...
Will Durant, 2011
4
The Statesman
Abu Yazid fled to Qairwan; but the people of Qairwan had already heard of his defeat and did not, consequently, allow him to enter their city. The people of Qairwan not only disallowed entry of Abu Yazid into their city; they also unequivocally ...
‎1971
5
Muslim Architecture
Obscure Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.Keywords: English Keywords 1900s Language English Artwork
Ahmed Sheikh Ahmed, Sheikh Ahmed, 2006
6
The City of Tunis: Evolution of an Urban System
Tunis would seem to have had about 120,000 inhabitants by the middle of the eighteenth century, Qairwan up to 30,000, although it was reported to be as little as 12,000 in 1830 (de Reynai) Sousse, Sfax, Gabes, Bizerte, Beja and el Kef all ...
Jerome S. Woodford, 1990
7
Rulers, nomads, and Christians in Roman North Africa
But the persistence of the elders within the framework of the Church was a truly remarkable phenomenon, as an epitaph discovered at Qairwan was to reveal:57 In nofminei d(omi)ni. In hoc [tumulo iacet cor]pus Pe[tyi senioris [qui vixit annos ...
Brent D. Shaw, 1995
8
Expedition Tortoise
One never really enters Qairwan. Not that the town is closed or prohibited to the infidel; it is rather hostile to him. It is possible to cross the ramparts and walk in the streets, but still one remains on the outside. The town is like the veiled women  ...
Pierre Rambach, 1957
9
The Encyclopedia britannica
The suks of Qairwan are interesting but less important than those of Tunis. The town is the centre of fairly active trade and industry, especially in leather goods and carpets. The town has a population of 19,426. The legend says that Okba in  ...
James Louis Garvin, Franklin Henry Hooper, Warren E. Cox, 1929
10
Encyclopædia Britannica: A New Survey of Universal Knowledge
By March 909 Raqqada had become untenable, and Ziyadatallah resolved to flee from his kingdom; he made for Egypt and thence to Iraq: his final fate is uncertain. The cities Raqqada and Qairwan were immediately occupied by al-Shi 'i, who ...
Harry S Ashmore, 1963

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «QAIRWAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Qairwan is used in the context of the following news items.
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Une troisième victoire au compteur de Benjamin Devulder
L. Goffinet (Cento de Soie), sf en 62''70 ; 6. J. Le Monze (Signora), sf en 64''07 ; 7. C. Grangier (Picasso des Blés), sf en 64''40 ; 8. A. Lautié (Qairwan du Thot), ... «Ouest-France, Aug 14»
2
Ajak umat cintakan Nabi SAW
... al-Kitamy dari Kenya, Sheikh Habib Ahmed Mashhur al-Haddad (Jeddah), Sheikh Fethullah Gulen (Turki) dan Sheikh Abdul Qasim Zein Qairwan (Tunisia). «Kosmo!, Jun 14»

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