Anatolia

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See also: anatólia, Anatólia, and Anatòlia

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From Medieval Latin Anatolia, from Ancient Greek ἀνατολή (anatolḗ, sunrise, place from where the sun rises, the east), from ἀνατέλλω (anatéllō, I rise), from ἀνά (aná, up) + τέλλω (téllō, I perform, accomplish, rise), because Anatolia was east of Greece.

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Anatolia (plural Anatolias)

  1. A peninsula of Western Asia, comprising most of the modern Republic of Turkey. Bounded by the Black Sea to the north, the Armenian Highland to the east, the Mediterranean Sea to the south and the Aegean Sea to the west.
    Synonym: Asia Minor

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  • IPA(key): /a.naˈtɔ.lʲa/
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Anatolia f

  1. Anatolia

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /anaˈtolja/, [anaˈt̪olja]

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Anatolia f

  1. Anatolia (peninsula of Western Asia)

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