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O·man

 (ō-män′) Formerly Mus·cat and Oman (mŭs′kăt′, -kət, mŭs-kăt′)
A sultanate of the southeast Arabian Peninsula on the Gulf of Oman, an arm of the Arabian Sea. Much of the area was controlled by the Portuguese from 1508 to 1650 and the Turks until 1741, when the present royal line was founded. Oman established close ties with Great Britain in the late 1700s. Muscat is the capital.

O·man′i (ō-mä′nē) adj. & n.
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Oman

(əʊˈmɑːn)
n
(Placename) a sultanate in SE Arabia, on the Gulf of Oman and the Arabian Sea: the most powerful state in Arabia in the 19th century, ruling Zanzibar, much of the Persian coast, and part of Pakistan. Official language: Arabic. Official religion: Muslim. Currency: rial. Capital: Muscat. Pop: 3 154 134 (2013 est). Area: about 306 000 sq km (118 150 sq miles). Former name (until 1970): Muscat and Oman
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O•man

(oʊˈmɑn)

n.
1. Sultanate of. Formerly, Muscat and Oman. an independent sultanate in SE Arabia. 2,446,645; ab. 309,500 sq. mi. (119,969 sq. km). Cap.: Muscat.
2. Gulf of, a NW arm of the Arabian Sea, at the entrance to the Persian Gulf.
O•ma•ni (oʊˈmɑ ni) n., pl.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Oman - a strategically located monarchy on the southern and eastern coasts of the Arabian PeninsulaOman - a strategically located monarchy on the southern and eastern coasts of the Arabian Peninsula; the economy is dominated by oil
Arab League - an international organization of independent Arab states formed in 1945 to promote cultural and economic and military and political and social cooperation
Arabia, Arabian Peninsula - a peninsula between the Red Sea and the Persian Gulf; strategically important for its oil resources
Gulf States - the countries in southwestern Asia that border the Persian Gulf
capital of Oman, Masqat, Muscat - a port on the Gulf of Oman and capital of the sultanate of Oman
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
Omani - a native or inhabitant of Oman
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Translations
Omán
Oman
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オマーン
오만
Oman
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ประเทศโอมาน
nước Oman

Oman

[əʊˈmɑːn] NOmán m
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Oman

[əʊˈmɑːn] nOman m
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Oman

nOman nt
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Oman

[əʊˈmɑːn] nl'Oman m
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Oman

عُمَّانٌ Omán Oman Oman Ομάν Omán Oman Oman Oman Oman オマーン 오만 Oman Oman Oman Omã Оман Oman ประเทศโอมาน Umman nước Oman 阿曼
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References in classic literature ?
In its centre is the district of Unyanembe--a delicious region, where some families of Omani, who are of very pure Arabic origin, live in luxurious idleness.
The number of Omani and expatriate residents was very close as the Omanis logged 197.055 persons, compared to 190.416 expatriate residents
"The Omani-printed edition of the Quran is a reflection of hard work put in by young Omanis, with its own distinctive Omani imprint," stated the top ministry official.
Some 14,000 pilgrims including 13,450 Omanis will perform hajj this year, announced the Ministry of Awqaf and Religious Affairs (MARA) on Wednesday.
The population of the Governorate of A'Dakhiliyah reached 416,332 persons including 321,511 Omanis; in addition to 94,821 expatriates.
The Follow-up Committee in Charge of Fuel Prices said that Omanis earning up to RO950 will receive up to 200lt of M91 petrol per month at a maximum cost of 180bz per litre.
by ONAOman ministers hailed in statements to a TV programme 'Together We Work' that will be aired by Oman TV tonight about employing 25,000 Omanis. -ONA
The population of the Governorate of South Al Batinah reached 373.060 persons including 278.569 Omanis; while the population of the Governorate of South A'Sharqiyah reached 274.090 persons including 186.907 Omanis.
A lot of times the Omani students study in Amman but live in Irbid because of their friends and other Omanis who reside in the area."
Muscat, Jan 29 (ONA) Muscat Festival 2015 highlights many of the Omani traditional heritage, which represents heritage and express originality that Omanis feel proud of as it is a living example and an image of the nature experienced by the people of this country from the present generation.
We maybe Omanis, but we hardly get to eat traditional dishes in our homes.
The Village has become the area's largest attraction, drawing residents, Omanis and foreign visitors.