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(Greek jɔˈanina) or


(Placename) a city in NW Greece: belonged to the Serbs (1349–1430) and then the Turks (until 1913); seat of Ali Pasha, the "Lion of Janina", from 1788 to 1822. Pop: 78 000 (2005 est). Serbian name: Janina
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(yɔˈɑ ni nɑ, ˈyɑ ni nɑ)

a city in NW Greece. 44,362.
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Saturday features cutting-edge artists Nilu"fer Yanya, PIXX and Audiobooks, with break-out Merseyside bands Eyesore & The Jinx, Trudy And The Romance, Beija Flo and SPQR.
The Zombie Shack / / 0161 236 6071 / Wednesday, 7pm / Free THURSDAY Music / Nilufer Yanya Shortlisted for the BBC's Sound of 2018, London-based songstress Nilufer Yanya follows up the release of her acclaimed debut LP Miss Universe - a vibrant blend of guitar rock, R&B and soul-pop - with this intimate show in YES' Pink Room.
Interpol play Dublin's Olympia Theatre, with support from Nilufer Yanya, on Sunday November 18 (sold out), Monday November 19 (only upper circle left) and Tuesday November 20.
Other notable acts include Courtney Barnett, Mount Kimbie, Big Thief, Earl Sweatshirt, Syd, Julien Baker, Saba, Open Mike Eagle, Julie Byrne, Joshua Abrams & Natural Information Society, Lucy Dacus, Melkbelly, The Curls, The War on Drugs, Blood Orange, Moses Sumney, Kelela, Girlpool, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Circuit des Yeux, NilE-fer Yanya, Zola Jesus, Chaka Khan, DRAM, Noname, Japandroids, (Sandy) Alex G, Alex Cameron, Smino, Japanese Breakfast, Kelly Lee Owens, Ravyn Lenae and Kweku Collins among others.
t r They performed at the festival alongside supported English and Scottish artists, Nilufer Yanya, Yxng Bane, Chelou, Fenne Lily, Freya Ridings, George FitzGerald, Hakeem Baker, Housewives, IDER and Keir.
Benefse ve Anapoli sehirlerine hamallik yapmaya giden kadinlarin oldugunu hatta hamile kadinlarin bile agir yuklerin altina girmekten cekinmeden hamallik yaptiklarini aktaran Celebi, Lofca'daki kadinlarin erkekleriyle birlikte civi kesmelerinden ve Yanya'da demircilik yapmalarindan bahsetmektedir (Evliya Celebi, 2003:157,291).
The Albanian nationalists, who did not wish to be left beneath the rubble the crumbling Ottoman State would leave behind, began to work on creating a greater Albania which would be made up of the Yanya, Shkoder, Kosovo, and Monastir provinces and which would have full autonomy.
Melek Delilbasi and Hatice Oruc in their co-authored piece, "The Properties of Fatima Sultan in Ioannina in the Sixteenth Century" based on an eight-page section of a mufassal tahrir defteri of sancak of Yanya (Ioannina) give a detailed list of the properties of Fatima Sultan who was the youngest daughter of Nurbanu Sultan, wife of Selim II.
Reinhart Tanya 2006 "Focus--The PF interface", in: Yanya Reinhart (ed.), 125-164.
Chevigny, Foreword to ZERO TOLERANCE: QUALITY OF LIFE AND THE NEW POLICE BRUTALITY IN NEW YORK CITY vii (Andrea McArdle & Yanya Erzen eds., 2001) ("For a great many people--the poor and the dispossessed, the minorities, immigrants, and the thousands of others who are victims of crime, violators of city ordinances, as well as perpetrators of crime--the police are the cutting edge of government.").
My cousin, Yanya Tentser, was seven when he returned from Tashkent with his mother.