Dagestan

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Related to Daghstan: Chechnya, Ingushetia

Da·ge·stan

 (dä′gĭ-stän′, dăg′ĭ-stăn′)
An autonomous republic of southwest Russia bordering on the Caspian Sea. It was ceded to Russia by Persia in 1813.

Da′ge·sta′ni (-stä′nē, -stăn′ē) adj. & n.

Da•ge•stan

(ˌdɑ gəˈstɑn, ˌdæg əˈstæn)

n.
an autonomous republic in the SW Russian Federation on the W shore of the Caspian Sea. 1,800,000; 19,421 sq. mi. (50,300 sq. km). Cap.: Makhachkala. Formerly, Dagestan′ Auton′omous So′viet So′cialist Repub′lic.
Translations
Dagestan
Dagesztán