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Iaşi

[yahsh, yah-shee]
noun
  1. Romanian name of Jassy.
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Historical Examples of iasi

  • A tradition of scholarship and research has in the past been limited to a small intellectual elite centered in Bucharest and Iasi.

    Area Handbook for Romania

    Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole

  • Area organization includes two military regions, with headquarters at Cluj and Iasi, and the Bucharest garrison.

    Area Handbook for Romania

    Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole


British Dictionary definitions for iasi

Iaşi

noun
  1. a city in NE Romania: capital of Moldavia (1565–1859); university (1860). Pop: 280 000 (2005 est)German name: Jassy
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