HyperDic: lebanon

English > 1 sense of the word Lebanon:
NOUNlocationLebanon, Lebanese Republican Asian republic at east end of Mediterranean
Lebanon > pronunciation
Soundsleh'bahnahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > Lebanon: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningAn Asian republic at east end of Mediterranean.
SynonymLebanese Republic
Instance ofAsian country, Asian nationAny one of the nations occupying the Asian continent
Member ofArab LeagueAn international organization of independent Arab states formed in 1945 to promote cultural / cultural and economic and military and political and social cooperation
MembersLebaneseA native or inhabitant of Lebanon
Part ofAsiaThe largest continent with 60% of the earth's population
Middle East, Mideast, Near EastThe area around the eastern Mediterranean
PartsBayrut, Beirut, capital of LebanonCapital and largest city of Lebanon
ByblosAn ancient Mediterranean seaport that was a thriving city state in Phoenicia during the second millennium BC
Sayda, Saida, SidonThe main city of ancient Phoenicia
Sur, TyreA port in southern Lebanon on the Mediterranean Sea
Tarabulus, Tripoli, Tarabulus Ash-Sham, TrablousA port city and commercial center in northwestern Lebanon on the Mediterranean Sea
Region ofAsbat al-Ansar, Band of PartisansAn extremist Palestinian Sunni group active / active in Lebanon in the early 1990s that advocates Salafism
Fatah Revolutionary Council, Fatah-RC, Abu Nidal Organization, ANO, Arab Revolutionary Brigades, Black September, Revolutionary Organization of Socialist MuslimsA Palestinian international terrorist organization that split from the PLO in 1974
Force 17formed in 1972 as a personal security force for Arafat and other PLO leaders
Hizballah, Hezbollah, Hizbollah, Hizbullah, Lebanese Hizballah, Party of God, Islamic Jihad, Islamic Jihad for the Liberation of Palestine, Revolutionary Justice Organization, Organization of the Oppressed on EarthA Shiite terrorist organization with strong ties to Iran
Palestine Liberation Front, PLF, Jabat al-Tahrir al-FilistiniyyahA terrorist group formed in 1977 as the result of a split with the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine
Popular Struggle Front, PSFA terrorist group of radical Palestinians who split with al-Fatah in 1967 but now have close relations / relations with al-Fatah
tabbouleh, tabooliA finely chopped salad with tomatoes and parsley and mint and scallions and bulgur wheat
SpanishLibano, Líbano
CatalanLíban
AdjectivesLebaneseof or relating to or characteristic of Lebanon or its people

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