maidan

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mai·dan

 (mī′dän′)
n.
An open space in a South Asian town.

[Hindi and Urdu maidān from Persian maydān, city square, open place from Arabic, city square, open space, racetrack, combat area from māda, to be moved, sway; see myd in Semitic roots.]

maidan

(mæˈdɑːn)
n
(Human Geography) (in Pakistan, India, etc) an open space used for meetings, sports, etc
[Urdu, from Arabic]
Translations

maidan

n (India) → (Markt)platz m, → Esplanade f
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Bahrain-based Eskan Bank has invited tenders from major regional and international investors for jointly developing a key retail destination, Al Maydan Mall, at Hamad Town.
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Supply growth in the near term is likely to come from increased output at Qatar's existing fields, particularly through the use of enhanced oil recovery (EOR) techniques in several fields, including Al-Shaheen, Dukhan, Idd Al-Sharqi, Bul Hanine, and Maydan Mahzam.
He told the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) that "the civil defense teams and in cooperation with the local police in Nineveh were able to recover 30 bodies were under the rubble in (Khazraj and Maydan areas) in the center of old Mosul." "The bodies, most of them belong to women and children who were killed by Daesh gangs during the liberation operations of the old Mosul," adding that "the security forces and in cooperation with the civil defense teams handed over the bodies to forensic medicine in Mosul"./ End
Getting to the Stadium The Olimpiyskiy stadium is located on 55 Velyka Vasylkivska street in central Kiev, about 2 km from Maydan Nezalezhnosti (Independence Square), 3km from the central railway station, 35km from Boryspil airport and 8km from Kiev (Zhulyany) airport.
WASHINGTON, Feb 20 (KUNA) -- The US affirmed late Monday it will "continue to stand by Ukraine as it faces ongoing Russian aggression." State Department Spokeswoman Heather Nauert said in a statement that four years ago, Ukrainians "from all walks of life and all regions of the country came together on the Maydan, Kyiv's central square, to demand their government recognize the choice of the citizens of Ukraine to join Europe." She noted that scores of Ukrainians "the 'Heavenly Hundred' gave their lives on the Maydan for the dream of a better Ukraine.
Jockey William Buick rides Gold Town to victory in the fifth race at Maydan Racecourse on Thursday.
Crude oils from this and Bul Hanine and Maydan Mahzam fields are blended into the Qatar Marine export grade.
Last night Isis officially announced its fighters were "collectively pledging death" in Maydan, the riverside district where they are holed up.