Azerbaijan

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Persian آذربایجان(âzarbâyjân), from Arabic أَذَرْبَيْجَان(ʾaḏarbayjān), from Persian آذربایگان(âzarbâyegân), آذربادگان(âzarbâdgân), form Middle Persian ʾtwrpʾtkʾn(Ādurbādagān), from the name of Atropates, the Persian nobleman who founded the independent kingdom of Atropatene. For the suffix see -ական(-akan). Compare Old Armenian Ատրպատական(Atrpatakan), Ատրապատական(Atrapatakan), Ատրպայական(Atrpayakan), Armenian Ադրբեջան(Adrbeǰan), Byzantine Greek Ἀδαρβιγάνων(Adarbigánōn), Classical Syriac [script needed](Āðorbāigān).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌæz.ə(ɹ).baɪˈ(d)ʒɑːn/, /ə.ˈzɛː(ɹ).baɪˌdʒɑːn/
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Proper noun[edit]

Azerbaijan

  1. a country in West Asia; official name: Republic of Azerbaijan
  2. Iranian Azerbaijan

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Translations[edit]

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See also[edit]


Basque[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Azerbaijan

  1. Azerbaijan

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Ido[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Azerbaijan

  1. Azerbaijan

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Malay[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

See English Azerbaijan, from Ancient Greek Ἀτροπατηνή(Atropatēnḗ).

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Proper noun[edit]

Azerbaijan

  1. Azerbaijan (country in Eastern Europe)

Adjective[edit]

Azerbaijan

  1. Azerbaijani (pertaining to Azerbaijan)

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