Definition of Esfahan

1. Noun. City in central Iran; former capital of Persia.

Exact synonyms: Aspadana, Isfahan
Generic synonyms: City, Metropolis, Urban Center
Group relationships: Iran, Islamic Republic Of Iran, Persia



Definition of Esfahan

1. Proper noun. (alternative spelling of Isfahan) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Esfahan

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Eschrichtiidae
Eschrichtius
Eschrichtius gibbosus
Eschrichtius robustus
Eschscholtzia californica
Esculapian
Esculapians
Esculapius
Esd.
Esdras
Esfahan
Esfand
Eshtehardi
Esidrix
Eskaleut
Eskaleutian
Eskaleutic
Eskalith
Eskimo
Eskimo-Aleut
Eskimo-Aleut language
Eskimo curlew
Eskimo dog
Eskimo kiss
Eskimo kisses

Literary usage of Esfahan

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1. An Universal History: From the Earliest Accounts to the Present Time by George Sale, George Psalmanazar, Archibald Bower, George Shelvocke, John Campbell, John Swinton (1759)
"... being informed of what had happened at esfahan, marched thither with a ... advanced to esfahan, and laid fiege to that city, where his brother was then ..."

2. Developments in Steelmaking Capacity of Non-Oecd Economies by Oecd (2006)
"2010 esfahan Steel Go's Saba Steel Complex has a plan to double its crude steel capacity to 1.4 million tpy by March 2010. ..."

3. The Metropolitan (1832)
"The evening now approached, and all esfahan sparkled with festivity. The Workers of Fire and of Light were everywhere in activity, and new miracles of their ..."

4. The Library of Romance: A Collection of Traditions, Poetical Legends, and by Charles Dickens (1837)
"... lady of esfahan in her place. There were numbers, she knew, among the noblest born of the court, who envied her good fortune; and, as it was evident, ..."

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