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Bagh·dad

or Bag·dad  (băg′dăd′)
The capital and largest city of Iraq, in the center of the country on the Tigris River. Founded in the eighth century, it was heavily damaged by US forces during the Gulf War and the Iraq War.
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Baghdad

(bæɡˈdæd) or

Bagdad

n
(Placename) the capital of Iraq, on the River Tigris: capital of the Abbasid Caliphate (762–1258). Pop: 5 910 000 (2005 est)
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Bagh•dad

or Bag•dad

(ˈbæg dæd, bəgˈdæd)

n.
the capital of Iraq, in the central part, on the Tigris. 4,648,609.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Baghdad - capital and largest city of IraqBaghdad - capital and largest city of Iraq; located on the Tigris River; "Baghdad is one of the great cities of the Muslim world"
Al-Iraq, Irak, Iraq, Republic of Iraq - a republic in the Middle East in western Asia; the ancient civilization of Mesopotamia was in the area now known as Iraq
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Translations
بغداد
Багдад
بغداد
Bagdad
Bağdat

Baghdad

[ˌbægˈdæd] NBagdad m
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Baghdad

[bægˈdæd] nBagdad, Baghdâdbag lady nclocharde f
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Baghdad

nBagdad nt
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Baghdad

[bægˈdæd] nBagdad f
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Three mortar shells landed in an abandoned lot inside the heavily fortified Green Zone and there were no casualties, the Philippine Embassy in Bahgdad said in a report.
Hussein Ali is the spitting image of the Egyptian hero and is regularly mistaken for Salah in streets near his Bahgdad home.
BAGHDAD -- The Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs summons Turkey's ambassador to Bahgdad Faruk Kaymakci over "provocative" statements made by top Turkish officials on Mosul city.