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Armenia

Ar·me·ni·a

 (är-mē′nē-ə, -mēn′yə)
1. A region and former kingdom of western Asia that included present-day Armenia and parts of northeast Turkey and northwest Iran. Established c. 600 bc, it was probably the first state to adopt Christianity as a national religion (c. ad 303). In the fourth and fifth centuries Armenia was subsumed by the Roman and Persian empires.
2. A country of western Asia east of Turkey and north of Iran. Acquired by Russia from Persia in 1828, it became a Soviet republic in 1920 and was a part of the USSR from 1922 to 1991. Yerevan is the capital.
3. A city of west-central Colombia west of Bogotá. It is an industrial center and transportation hub.
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Armenia

(ɑːˈmiːnɪə)
n
1. (Placename) a republic in NW Asia: originally part of the historic Armenian kingdom; acquired by Russia in 1828; became the Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic in 1936; gained independence in 1991. It is mountainous, rising over 4000 m (13 000 ft). Language: Armenian. Religion: Christian (Armenian Apostolic) majority. Currency: dram. Capital: Yerevan. Pop: Pop: 2 974 184 (2013 est). Area: 29 800 sq km (11 490 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a former kingdom in W Asia, between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea, south of Georgia
3. (Historical Terms) a former kingdom in W Asia, between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea, south of Georgia
4. (Placename) a town in central Colombia: centre of a coffee-growing district. Pop: 349 000 (2005 est)
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Ar•me•ni•a

(ɑrˈmi ni ə, -ˈmin yə)

n.
1. an ancient country in W Asia: now divided between Armenia, Turkey, and Iran.
2. Also, Arme′nian Repub′lic. a republic in Transcaucasia, S of Georgia and W of Azerbaijan: a former constituent republic of the U.S.S.R. 3,409,234; ab. 11,490 sq. mi. (29,759 sq. km). Cap.: Yerevan. Former official name, Arme′nian So′viet So′cialist Repub′lic.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Armenia - a landlocked republic in southwestern AsiaArmenia - a landlocked republic in southwestern Asia; formerly an Asian soviet; modern Armenia is but a fragment of ancient Armenia which was one of the world's oldest civilizations; throughout 2500 years the Armenian people have been invaded and oppressed by their neighbors
3rd October Organization, Armenian Secret Army for the Liberation of Armenia, ASALA, Orly Group - a militant Marxist-Leninist terrorist organization formed in 1975 to force Turkey to acknowledge killing more than a million Armenians and forcibly removing them from border areas in 1915; wants Turkey to pay reparations and cede territory to Armenia; "ASALA bombing at Orly Airport in Paris in 1983 killed 8 and wounded 55 people"
Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church, Armenian Church - an independent Christian church established in Armenia since 300; was influenced by both Roman and Byzantine traditions
CIS, Commonwealth of Independent States - an alliance made up of states that had been Soviet Socialist Republics in the Soviet Union prior to its dissolution in Dec 1991
Transcaucasia - a geographical region to the south of the Caucasus Mountains and to the north of Turkey that comprises Georgia and Armenia and Azerbaijan
capital of Armenia, Erivan, Jerevan, Yerevan - capital of Armenia
Aras, Araxes - a river that rises in northeastern Turkey (near the source of the Euphrates) and flows generally eastward through Armenia to the Caspian Sea; ancient name was Araxes
Armenian - a native or inhabitant of Armenia
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Translations
Armenië
Армения
Armènia
Arménie
Armenien
Armeenia
ارمنستان
Armenia
ארמניה
Armenija
Örményország
Armenia
Armenía
アルメニア
아르메니아
Armenia
Armėnija
Armēnija
Arménsko
Armenija
АрменијаЈерменија
Armenien
Armenia
ประเทศอาร์มีเนีย
Вірменія
nước Armenia

Armenia

[ɑːˈmiːnɪə] NArmenia f
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Armenia

[ɑːrˈmiːniə] nArménie f
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Armenia

nArmenien nt
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Armenia

[ɑːˈmiːnɪə] nArmenia
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Armenia

أَرْمنيا Arménie Armenien Armenien Αρμενία Armenia Armenia Arménie Armenija Armenia アルメニア 아르메니아 Armenië Armenia Armenia Arménia, Armênia Армения Armenien ประเทศอาร์มีเนีย Ermenistan nước Armenia 亚美尼亚
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(2) Department of Pediatric Surgery, Yedikule Surp Pirgic Ermeni Vakfi Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
(72.) "Bana Gurcu, affredersin cok daha cirkin seylerle Ermeni diyenler oldu," Diken, August 6, 2014, http://www.diken.com.tr/afedersin-cok-daha-cirkin-seylerle-ermeni-diyen-oldu/.
Hatta Ermeni asilli sanatci veya siyahi sarkici gibi...
Ermeni asilli bir Osmanli vatandasi olan manifaturaci Ohan Zakaryan'in oglu olarak 1894'de Egin (Kemaliye)'de dogan Zakar ayni yil ailesi ile birlikte Istanbul'a goc etmis.
C9 Sirnak: Balveren, Gavur Mountain (Ermeni Mountain), around of Yamyam Cave, 37[degrees]30'02"N, 42[degrees]32'51"E, oakland yards, stony-rocky slopes, 1780 m, 26 April 2015, M.Pinar 5563 (holotype VANF, isotypes GAZI, ANK).
BEYOGLU'NDA AZ TANINAN BIR VAKIF YAPISI SURP YERRORTUTYUN KATOLIK ERMENI KILISESI A Lesser Known Waqf Building in Beyoglu, Istanbul The Surp Yerrortutyun Armenian Catholic Church.
'Amerikan Misyonerlerine Ermeni Patrikhanesinin Tepkisi.' in Hosgomden Yol Ayrimina Ermeniler.
Laciner, Sedat, Ermeni Sorunu, Diaspora ve Turk Dig Politikasi, (Ankara: USAK, 2008).
After about ten minutes you should come to a clearing where you might spot a faded sign saying "Ermeni Monastiri" and you have arrived...
(36) "Ermeni Tasarisi Kabul Edildi," Sabah, March 4, 2010.