Üsküb

or Üs·küp

[ys-kyp]

Skopje

[skawp-ye]
noun
  1. a city in and the capital of Macedonia, in N part.
Serbo-Croatian Skop·lje [skawp-lye] /ˈskɔp lyɛ/.Turkish Usküb, Usküp.
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Üsküb

noun
  1. the Turkish name (1392–1913) for Skopje

Skopje

noun
  1. the capital of (the Former Yugoslav Republic of) Macedonia, on the Vardar River: became capital of Serbia in 1346 and of Macedonia in 1945; suffered a severe earthquake in 1963; university (1949). Pop: 449 000 (2005 est)Serbian name: Skoplje (ˈskɔpljɛ) Turkish name (1392–1913): Üsküb
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