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Carmania

[kahr-mey-nee-uh]
noun
  1. a province of the ancient Persian empire, on the Gulf of Oman.
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  • "I can't tell you how sorry we were to see the Carmania go," he said finally.

    Stories of the Ships

    Lewis R. Freeman

  • Carmania is the last portion of the sea-coast which begins from the Indus.

  • Gedrosia is Mekran; Carmania yet preserves the name of Kerman.

  • The Turkish field-marshal had thus plenty of time to stop his passage into Carmania.

    Sketches

    Benjamin Disraeli

  • (d) Carmania, an extensive country, for the most part desert, ranging along the Persian gulf and Indian sea.

    A Manual of Ancient History

    A. H. L. (Arnold Hermann Ludwig) Heeren