Erbil

[ eer-bil, air- ]
/ ˈɪər bɪl, ˈɛər- /

noun

a town in N Iraq: built on the site of ancient Arbela.

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Erbil

Irbil Arbil

/ (ˈɜːbɪl) /

noun

a city in N Iraq: important in Assyrian times. Pop: 870 000 (2005 est)Ancient name: Arbela
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