Iași

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English[edit]

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Romanian Iași

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Iași

  1. A city in the region of Moldavia in northeastern Romania.

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Romanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Possibly from Iazyges, the Roman name of an ancient Sarmatian tribe that once lived in the area, or from a tribe of Alans known as the Jassi. Other proposals include ieși, the Romanian word for "to exit", as the city was an important trade node in the region.

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Iași

  1. A city in the region of Moldavia in northeastern Romania.