[ kawn-yah, kawn-yah ]
/ ˈkɔn yɑ, kɔnˈyɑ /
a city in S Turkey, S of Ankara.
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Example sentences from the Web for konya
“We will not bow our heads to any threat,” the prime minister said during a speech in the central Anatolian city of Konya.Turkey Sacks Police Chiefs After Arrests Target Politicians’ Families|Thomas Seibert|December 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for konya
/ (ˈkɔːnjɑː) /
a city in SW central Turkey: in ancient times a Phrygian city and capital of Lycaonia. Pop: 883 000 (2005 est)Ancient name: Iconium
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