HyperDic: azerbaijan

English > 1 sense of the word Azerbaijan:
NOUNlocationAzerbaijan, Azerbaijani Republic, Azerbajdzhan, Azerbajdzhan Republica landlocked republic in southwestern Asia
Azerbaijan > pronunciation
Soundsaa.zerbayjhaa'n; ae.zerbayjhaa'n
RhymesAbidjan ... Yukon: 149 rhymes with aan...
English > Azerbaijan: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningA landlocked republic in southwestern Asia; formerly an Asian soviet.
SynonymsAzerbaijani Republic, Azerbajdzhan, Azerbajdzhan Republic
Instance ofAsian country, Asian nationAny one of the nations occupying the Asian continent
Member ofCommonwealth of Independent States, CISAn alliance made up of states that had been Soviet Socialist Republics in the Soviet Union prior to its dissolution in Dec 1991
Part ofTranscaucasiaA geographical region to the south of the Caucasus Mountains and to the north of Turkey that comprises Georgia and Armenia and Azerbaijan
PartsBaku, capital of AzerbaijanA port city on the Caspian Sea that is the capital of Azerbaijan and an important center for oil production
Region ofJayshullahAn indigenous Islamic terrorist group in Azerbaijan that attempted to bomb the United States embassy in 1999
SpanishAzerbaidzhán, Azerbaijan, Azerbaiyán
CatalanAzerbaidjan, Azerbaidzhan, Azerbaijan
AdjectivesAzerbaijaniof or pertaining to Azerbaijan or the people or culture of Azerbaijan

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