Azerbaijan

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Persian آذربایجان(âzarbâyjân), from Arabic أَذَرْبَيْجَان(ʾaḏarbayjān), from Classical Persian آذربایگان(âðarbâyegân), آذربادگان(âðarbâdgân), form Middle Persian [script needed] (ʾtwrpʾtkʾn), [script needed] (ʾtwrpʾtkn /Ādurbādagān/), from the name of Atropates, the Persian nobleman who founded the independent kingdom of Atropatene, from Old Persian 𐎠𐎬𐎼𐎱𐎫 (a-tu-r-p-t /Āturpat/, protected by fire). For the suffix see -ական (-akan), گان(gân). Compare Old Armenian Ատրպատական (Atrpatakan), Ատրապատական (Atrapatakan), Ատրպայական (Atrpayakan), Armenian Ադրբեջան (Adrbeǰan), Byzantine Greek Ἀδαρβιγάνων (Adarbigánōn), Classical Syriac ܐܕܘܪܒܝܓܐܢ(ʾĀḏōrbêḡān), Coptic ⲁⲇⲟⲩⲣⲃⲁⲇⲁⲅⲁⲛ (adourbadagan).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌæz.ə(ɹ).baɪˈdʒɑːn/, /ə.ˈzɛː(ɹ).baɪˌdʒɑːn/
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  • (hyperforeign) IPA(key): /ˌæz.ə(ɹ).baɪˈʒɑːn/, /ə.ˈzɛː(ɹ).baɪˌʒɑːn/

Proper nounEdit

Azerbaijan

  1. A country in the South Caucasus region of Eurasia; official name: Republic of Azerbaijan
  2. Iranian Azerbaijan

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TranslationsEdit

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BasqueEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /as̻erbai̯jan/, [a.s̻e̞r.β̞ai̯.jãn]

Proper nounEdit

Azerbaijan inan

  1. Azerbaijan (a country in Europe and Asia)

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IdoEdit

Proper nounEdit

Azerbaijan

  1. Azerbaijan (a country in Europe and Asia)

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IndonesianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From English Azerbaijan.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [azərˈbai̯d͡ʒan]

Proper nounEdit

Azerbaijan

  1. Azerbaijan (a country in Europe and Asia)

AdjectiveEdit

Azerbaijan

  1. Azerbaijani (pertaining to Azerbaijan)

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MalayEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Azerbaijan

  1. Azerbaijan (a country in Europe and Asia)

AdjectiveEdit

Azerbaijan

  1. Azerbaijani (pertaining to Azerbaijan)
    bahasa AzerbaijanAzeri, Azerbaijani (language)
    orang AzerbaijanAzeri, Azerbaijani (person)

Mauritian CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French Azerbaïdjan.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Azerbaijan

  1. Azerbaijan (a country in Europe and Asia)

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