HyperDic: asian_nation

English > 1 sense of the expression Asian nation:
NOUNlocationAsian nation, Asian countryany one of the nations occupying the Asian continent
English > Asian nation: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningAny one of the nations occupying the Asian continent.
SynonymAsian country
InstancesAfghanistan, Islamic State of AfghanistanA mountainous landlocked country in central Asia
Armenia, Republic of Armenia, HayastanA landlocked republic in southwestern Asia
Azerbaijan, Azerbaijani Republic, Azerbajdzhan, Azerbajdzhan RepublicA landlocked republic in southwestern Asia
Bahrain, State of Bahrain, BahreinAn island country in the Persian Gulf off the coast of Saudi Arabia
Bangladesh, People's Republic of Bangladesh, Bangla Desh, East PakistanA Muslim republic in southern Asia bordered by India to the north and west and east and the Bay of Bengal to the south
Bhutan, Kingdom of BhutanA landlocked principality in the Himalayas to the northeast of India
Cambodia, Kingdom of Cambodia, KampucheaA nation in southeastern Asia
China, People's Republic of China, mainland China, Communist China, Red China, PRC, CathayA communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia
Georgia, SakartveloA republic in Asia Minor on the Black Sea separated from Russia by the Caucasus mountains
India, Republic of India, BharatA republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia
Iran, Islamic Republic of Iran, PersiaA theocratic Islamic republic in the Middle East in western Asia
Iraq, Republic of Iraq, Al-Iraq, IrakA republic in the Middle East in western Asia
Japan, Nippon, NihonA constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago
Jordan, Hashemite Kingdom of JordanAn Arab kingdom in southwestern Asia on the Red Sea
Kazakhstan, Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazakstan, Kazakh, KazakA landlocked republic to the south of Russia and to the northeast of the Caspian Sea
Kuwait, State of Kuwait, KoweitAn Arab kingdom in Asia on the northwestern coast of the Persian Gulf
Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Kirghizia, Kirgizia, Kirghiz, Kirgiz, Kirghizstan, KirgizstanA landlocked republic in west central Asia bordering on northwestern China
Laos, Lao People's Democratic RepublicA mountainous landlocked communist state in southeastern Asia
Lebanon, Lebanese RepublicAn Asian republic at east end of Mediterranean
Malaysia, Federation of MalaysiaA constitutional monarchy in southeastern Asia on Borneo and the Malay Peninsula
Mongolia, Mongolian People's Republic, Outer MongoliaA landlocked socialist republic in central Asia
Myanmar, Union of Burma, BurmaA mountainous republic in southeastern Asia on the Bay of Bengal
Nepal, Kingdom of NepalA small landlocked Asian country high in the Himalayas between India and China
North Korea, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, D.P.R.K., DPRKA communist country in the northern half of the Korean Peninsula
North VietnamA former country in southeastern Asia that existed from 1954 (after the defeat of the French at Dien Bien Phu) until 1975 when South Vietnam collapsed at the end of the Vietnam War
Oman, Sultanate of Oman, Muscat and OmanA strategically located monarchy on the southern and eastern coasts of the Arabian Peninsula
Pakistan, Islamic Republic of Pakistan, West PakistanA Muslim republic that occupies the heartland of ancient south Asian civilization in the Indus River valley
Qatar, State of Qatar, Katar, State of KatarAn Arab country on the peninsula of Qatar
Saudi Arabia, Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaAn absolute monarchy occupying most of the Arabian Peninsula in southwest Asia
Singapore, Republic of SingaporeA country in southeastern Asia on the island of Singapore
South Korea, Republic of KoreaA republic in the southern half of the Korean Peninsula
South VietnamA former country in southeastern Asia that existed from 1954 (after the defeat of the French at Dien Bien Phu) until 1975 when it was defeated and annexed by North Vietnam
Syria, Syrian Arab RepublicAn Asian republic in the Middle East at the east end of the Mediterranean
Tajikistan, Republic of Tajikistan, Tadzhikistan, Tadzhik, Tadjik, TajikA landlocked mountainous republic in southeast central Asia to the north of Afghanistan
Thailand, Kingdom of Thailand, SiamA country of southeastern Asia that extends southward along the Isthmus of Kra to the Malay Peninsula
Tibet, Thibet, Xizang, SitsangAn autonomous region of the Peoples Republic of China
United Arab EmiratesA federation of seven Arab emirates on the eastern Arabian peninsula
Uzbekistan, Republic of Uzbekistan, UzbekA landlocked republic in west central Asia
Vietnam, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Viet Nam, AnnamA communist state in Indochina on the South China Sea
Yemen, Republic of YemenA republic on the southwestern shores of the Arabian Peninsula on the Indian Ocean
Part ofAsiaThe largest continent with 60% of the earth's population
Broadercountry, state, landThe territory occupied by a nation
Spanishestado asiático, país asiático
CatalanÀsia

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