[tah-breez, tuh-]


a city in and the capital of Eastern Azerbaijan province, in NW Iran. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for tabriz

Kirman, Tabriz

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Contemporary Examples of tabriz

  • At this moment, Sakineh sits in her cell in Tabriz, cut off from the outside world after a horrific four-year ordeal.

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    Stoning Sentence Stopped

    The Daily Beast

    September 2, 2010

  • The Tehran and Tabriz bazaars closed briefly on December 16 as a show of protest against the desecration.

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    Will Iran Ignite?

    Gary Sick

    December 16, 2009

Historical Examples of tabriz

British Dictionary definitions for tabriz



a city in NW Iran: an ancient city, situated in a volcanic region of hot springs; university (1947); carpet manufacturing. Pop: 1 396 000 (2005 est)Ancient name: Tauris (ˈtɔːrɪs)
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