Definition of Hormuz in English:

Hormuz

Syllabification: Hor·muz
Pronunciation: /hôrˈmo͞oz, ˈhôrˌməz
 
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(also Ormuz /ôrˈmo͞oz, ˈôrˌməz/)
  • An Iranian island at the mouth of the Persian Gulf, in the Strait of Hormuz. It is the site of an ancient city that was an important center of commerce in the Middle Ages.

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