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A city of southeast China on the Taiwan Strait southwest of Fuzhou. It was an important port during the Middle Ages.


or Chuan•chow


a seaport in SE Fujian province, in SE China, on Taiwan Strait. 410,229.
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Butt, who The Guardian said was also known as Abu Zaitun, was known neighbours by the nickname "Abs/z".
PESHAWAR -- Zaitun Begum, a resident of Mathra Kanderkhel has asked the Chief Minister Parvaiz Khattak and Inspector General of Police (IGP) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Nasir Khan Durrani to immediately release her husband from the custody of district Nowshera police otherwise she would make self-immolation.
Colonel Ahmed Seif bin Zaitun Al Muhairi, Chief of the metropolitan police, said the men targeted cars left in quiet locations.
Samerah became such a convert she even got her mother Zaitun Iqbal involved along with 86-year-old grandfather Abdul Rehman, who rides a trike.
In northern Beit Hanun, southern Khan Yunis and eastern Shejaiya and Zaitun, they found scenes of utter destruction, with homes flattened and bodies lying in the streets and under rubble.
Emergency services spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra said so far during the truce rescue workers had recovered 25 bodies from Shejaiya and Zaitun in eastern Gaza City, 13 more in Deir al-Balah and Nusseirat in central Gaza, and 25 in north Gaza, and 13 in the southern Rafah and Khan Yunis districts.
She cleaned the kitchen floor and counters with disinfectant while Ashiq talked to his mother, Zaitun, on the phone.
For further information, refer to Zaitun Mohamed Kasim, 2002.
The brand names such as Munchy, Gardenia, Julie and Old Town represent the English language's brand names while Seri Murni, Jati, Kapal Api and Zaitun represent the use of Bahasa Malaysia in local brand names.
Mustika Ratu Mustika Ratu Zaitun, Mangir, 85 Tbk Pepaya, Kopi PT.