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EtymologyEdit

From Persian آذربایجان (âzarbâyjân), from Arabic أَذَرْبَيْجَان (ʾaḏarbayjān), from Persian آذربایگان (âzarbâyegân), آذربادگان (âzarbâdgân), form Middle Persian ʾtwrpʾtkʾn, ʾtwrpʾtkn (Ādurbādagān), from the name of Atropates, the Persian nobleman who founded the independent kingdom of Atropatene. For the suffix see -ական (-akan). Compare Old Armenian Ատրպատական (Atrpatakan), Ատրապատական (Atrapatakan), Ատրպայական (Atrpayakan), Armenian Ադրբեջան (Adrbeǰan), Byzantine Greek Ἀδαρβιγάνων (Adarbigánōn), Classical Syriac ܐܕܘܪܒܝܓܐܢ (ʾĀḏōrbêḡān).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌæz.ə(ɹ).baɪˈ(d)ʒɑːn/, /ə.ˈzɛː(ɹ).baɪˌdʒɑːn/
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Proper nounEdit

Azerbaijan

  1. a country in West Asia; official name: Republic of Azerbaijan
  2. Iranian Azerbaijan

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See alsoEdit


BasqueEdit

 
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Proper nounEdit

Azerbaijan

  1. Azerbaijan

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EtymologyEdit

See English Azerbaijan, from Ancient Greek Ἀτροπατηνή (Atropatēnḗ).

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Proper nounEdit

Azerbaijan

  1. Azerbaijan (country in Eastern Europe)

AdjectiveEdit

Azerbaijan

  1. Azerbaijani (pertaining to Azerbaijan)

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