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Meaning of "Yazd" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF YAZD

Yazd  [jɑːzd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF YAZD

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
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Yazd 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 YAZD MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Yazd

Yazd

Yazd ( pronunciation (help·info); Persian: یزد‎) is the capital of Yazd Province, Iran, and a centre of Zoroastrian culture. The city is located 270 km (170 mi) southeast of Isfahan. At the 2006 census, the population was 423,006, in 114,716 families. Because of generations of adaptations to its desert surroundings, Yazd is an architecturally unique city. It is also known in Iran for the high quality of its handicrafts, especially silk weaving, and its confectionary.

Definition of Yazd in the English dictionary

The definition of Yazd in the dictionary is a city in central Iran: a major centre of silk weaving. Pop: 436 000.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH YAZD


accused
əˈkjuːzd
amused
əˈmjuːzd
bemused
bɪˈmjuːzd
boozed
buːzd
bruised
bruːzd
confused
kənˈfjuːzd
diseased
dɪˈziːzd
displeased
dɪsˈpliːzd
disused
dɪsˈjuːzd
enthused
ɪnˈθjuːzd
fused
fjuːzd
overused
ˌəʊvəˈjuːzd
perfused
pəˈfjuːzd
pleased
pliːzd
unamused
ˌʌnəˈmjuːzd
underused
ˌʌndəˈjuːzd
unexcused
ˌʌnɪkˈskjuːzd
unfused
ʌnˈfjuːzd
unused
ʌnˈjuːzd
used
juːzd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE YAZD

Yawata
yawey
yawl
yawmeter
yawn
yawner
yawning
yawningly
yawnsome
yawny
yawp
yawper
yawping
yaws
yawy
yay
Yb
YBA
YC

WORDS THAT END LIKE YAZD

Ormazd
Ormuzd
Yezd

Synonyms and antonyms of Yazd in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Yazd» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF YAZD

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亚兹德
1,325 millions of speakers

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Yazd
570 millions of speakers

English

Yazd
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Yazd
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

يزد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Йезд
278 millions of speakers

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Yazd
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ইয়াজ্দ্
260 millions of speakers

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Yazd
220 millions of speakers

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Yazd
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Yazd
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ヤズド
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

야 즈드
85 millions of speakers

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Yazd
85 millions of speakers
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Yazd
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Yazd ல்
75 millions of speakers

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Yazd
75 millions of speakers

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Yazd
70 millions of speakers

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Yazd
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Yazd
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Йєзд
40 millions of speakers

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Yazd
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Γιαζντ
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Yazd
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Yazd
10 millions of speakers
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Yazd
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Yazd

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «YAZD»

The term «Yazd» is regularly used and occupies the 64.088 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «YAZD» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «YAZD»

Discover the use of Yazd in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Yazd and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Modernizing Yazd: selective historical memory and the fate ...
This book explores the appearance and disappearance of Yazd's traditional neighborhoods and offers an alternative interpretation of urban history in this provincial city.
Ali Modarres, 2006
2
Historic Cities of the Islamic World
RashÒd al-DÒn's early connection with Yazd appears to have been through two physicians, Sharaf al-DÒn {AlÒ and Shams DÒn RaÓÒ. The local histories also mention poets, painters and calligraphers who lived in Yazd. A marked feature of  ...
Clifford Edmund Bosworth, 2007
3
The Jews of Iran in the Nineteenth Century: Aspects of ...
The British missionary N. Malcolm, who lived and conducted missionary work in Yazd at the turn of the nineteenth century, pointed out that the Muslim inhabitants of Yazd respected the Jews in their city on account of the latter being learned, ...
David Yeroushalmi, 2009
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The Decline of Iranshahr: Irrigation and Environments in the ...
86 Standing on the edge of the great desert, constantly threatened by the shifting sands, Yazd has survived through the constructing and maintaining of some of the largest qanat systems on the Plateau.87 According to the Tarikh-e Yazd, ...
Peter Christensen, 1993
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Iran
When the two of us were subsequently arrested (my guilt was apparently by association), the Yazd visa guys denied everything, and my travelling companion was put on the first bus back to Yazd. If you can't avoid Yazd, the Tourist Police ...
Andrew Burke, 2010
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Yazd
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Yazd (pronounced /j zd/) (Persian:, also Romanized as Yezd) is the capital of Yazd Province in Iran, and a centre of Zoroastrian culture. The city is located some 175 miles southeast of Isfahan.
Jesse Russell, Ronald Cohn, 2012
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Persian Documents: Social History of Iran and Turan in the ...
After his return to Yazd, he was appointed to “Iraq” in 846 AH (MS 774) and he visited Sultan Muhammad in Qum by the winter of that year (end of 1442 — beginning of 1443) (TJY 231—32; TK/tx 566; /tr 116—17). Therefore his return to Yazd ...
Kondo Nobuaki, 2004
8
Debating Muslims: Cultural Dialogues in Postmodernity and ...
Illustrations 1.1. Yazd: Friday Mosque and Vaziri Library / 4 1.2. Yazd: Mir Chaqmaq reviewing stands / 12 1.3. Yazd: 'AshurS procession / 14 1.4. Yazd: ' Ashura, naql / 15 1.5. Meybod-e Yazd: Ashura, dasteh / 16 1 .6. Meybod-e Yazd: float of ...
Michael M. J. Fischer, Mehdi Abedi, 1990
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The Lands of the Eastern Caliphate: Mesopotamia, Persia, and ...
Baydsl and Mayin. Kushk-i-Zard. Sarmak and Yazdikhwast. The three roads from Shtraz to Isfahan. Abarkuh. Yazd city, district and towns. The Rudhan district and its towns. Shahr-i-Babak and Harat. The Kurah or district of Istakhr occupied the ...
Guy Le Strange, 2010
10
Iran
buses do travel from Yazd to Tabas (see page 242) along this road from which there is a 4km gravel track snaking between the hills towards Chak Chak, and from the parking area there are numerous flights of steps up before reaching the  ...
Patricia L. Baker, Hilary Smith, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «YAZD»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Yazd is used in the context of the following news items.
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Letter of Farah Baghi from Yazd Prison: Rejection of Parole for a …
HRANA News – Farah Baghi, a Baha'i citizen who has been imprisoned since 10 February 2015, has written a letter to the head of the Intelligence Office in Yazd ... «Iran Press Watch, Jul 15»
2
Iran: In-depth tour takes in Tehran, Yazd, Shiraz and Kashan
The changing faces of Iran are the focus of an 11-day tour with the Los Angeles World Affairs Council and its executive director, former journalist Terry McCarthy. «Los Angeles Times, Jul 15»
3
“Track 143” director making new film in Yazd
Shooting of the film began in the Shahedieh neighborhood of the city on Monday, the director of the Yazd branch of the Foundation of Martyrs and Veterans ... «Tehran Times, Apr 15»
4
Prison Sentence of a Baha'i in Yazd Is Carried Out
HRANA News Agency – Mehran Eslami, A Baha'i citizen residing in Yazd, reported to Yazd prison to start his prison term.Based on a report from HRANA News ... «Iran Press Watch, Apr 15»
5
Iran's bathhouses washing away with time – in pictures
A man bathes with the help of a bathhouse worker at the Mohammadi public bathhouse in Yazd, Iran. In the old days, the bathhouses functioned more than just a ... «The Guardian, Apr 15»
6
In Yazd, an Eternal Flame Burns Bright
The Towers of Silence in the desert outside Yazd served as funerary structures for the ancient Zoroastrian faith, which is still practiced in Yazd. «Jakarta Globe, Mar 15»
7
Intensification of Judicial and Security Pressures on Baha'is of Yazd
In addition to widespread and simultaneous arrests of Baha'is in Tehran and Isfahan in the past month, a number of Baha'i citizens of Yazd have been detained ... «Iran Press Watch, Mar 15»
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Start of Prison Sentence of Fariba Ashtari, Baha'i in Yazd
fariba-ashtaru-300x191 HRANA – Fariba Ashtari, a Baha'i resident of Yazd, started her two-year sentence on Saturday at the central prison of the city. She is the ... «Iran Press Watch, Feb 15»
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Yazd University readmitted to IAU
Yazd University was founded in 1987 with admission of 38 students, and now has 15,000 students in different faculties and departments. SH MNA END 2484105. «Mehr News, Feb 15»
10
The gold standard
At Yazd, the local Zoroastrians' legendary Towers of Silence rise from the outskirts of this desert city. It was within these haunting hilltop walls that the dead once ... «The Australian, Jan 15»

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