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Yerevan

or E·re·van, E·ri·van

[ yer-uh-vahn; Russian yi-ryi-vahn ]
/ ˌyɛr əˈvɑn; Russian yɪ ryɪˈvɑn /
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noun

a city in and the capital of Armenia, in the W part.

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Yerevan
/ (Russian jɪrɪˈvan) /

noun

the capital of Armenia: founded in the 8th century bc; an industrial city and a main focus of trade routes since ancient times; university. Pop: 1 066 000 (2005 est)Also called: Erevan, Erivan
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