Dzhambul

[ jahm-bool; Russian juhm-bool ]
/ dʒɑmˈbul; Russian dʒʌmˈbul /

noun

a city in S Kazakhstan, NE of Chimkent.

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Also Zham·byl [jaim-beel] /dʒɛəmˈbil/ .
Formerly Au·li·e A·ta [ou-lee-ey uh-tah; Russian ou-lyi-ye uh-tah] /ˈaʊ liˌeɪ əˈtɑ; Russian aʊ lyɪˈyɛ ʌˈtɑ/ .
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British Dictionary definitions for Dzhambul

Dzhambul
/ (Russian dʒamˈbul) /

noun

a former name of Taraz
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