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(Turkish bɔːˈɑzkœi)
(Placename) a village in central Asia Minor: site of the ancient Hittite capital


or Bo•gaz•köy

(ˌboʊ ɑzˈkœ i, -ˈkɔɪ)

a village in N central Turkey: site of the ancient Hittite capital.
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2: "Hattusa (modern Bogazkoy)": the village has been called Bogazkale since 1960.
In 1975 Turkey requested from the German Democratic Republic (GDR) the return of cuneiform tablets and a sphinx, both from a site near present-day Bogazkale (Bogazkale, formerly Bogazkry) in north-central Turkey, Anatolia.
Hattusa, which was the capital of the Hittite Empire in the late Bronze Age, is in Bogazkale town of Corum.