Konya

or Kon·ia

[ kawn-yah, kawn-yah ]
/ ˈkɔn yɑ, kɔnˈyɑ /

noun

a city in southern Turkey, south of Ankara.

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Konya

Konia

/ (ˈkɔːnjɑː) /

noun

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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