Fergana

[fer-gah-nuh, fer-; Russian fyir-guh-nah]
Formerly Skobelev.
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Historical Examples of fergana

  • Even in the districts of Fergana and Samarcand, the old wooden plough called a "sokha" is still in use.


British Dictionary definitions for fergana

Fergana

Ferghana

noun
  1. a region of W central Asia, surrounded by high mountains and accessible only from the west; mainly in Uzbekistan and partly in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan
  2. the chief city of this region, in E Uzbekistan. Pop: 230 000 (2005 est)
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