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Dagestan Syllabification: Da·ge·stan
Pronunciation: /ˌdäɡəˈstän/
/ˌdaɡəˈstan/

Definition of Dagestan in English:

An autonomous republic in southwestern Russia, on the western shore of the Caspian Sea; population 2,707,900 (est. 2009); capital, Makhachkala.

Derivatives

Dagestanian

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Pronunciation: /ˌdäɡəˈstänē/
/ˌdaɡəˈstanē/
noun & adjective
Example sentences
  • The Nakho-Dagestanian (Northeast Caucasian) group consists of the Nakh and Dagestanian languages.
  • Therefore, by rights, Ukrainian & Dagestanian women can be considered among the most feminine in the world.

Words that rhyme with Dagestan

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