geographical name city Russia in Asia capital of Jewish Autonomous Oblast population 86,300

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • BIROBIDZHAN — BIROBIDZHAN, colloquial name of the district (oblast) in Russia, for which the official designation was the Jewish Autonomous District (Avtonomnaya Oblast). Part of the Khabarovsk territory (kray) in the former Soviet Far East, the region is… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Birobidzhan — ( ru. Биробиджан; yi. style/yid|size=13pt|yid=ביראָבידזשאַן) is a town and the administrative center of the Jewish Autonomous Oblast, Russia. It is located on the Trans Siberian railway, close to the border with the People s Republic of China,… …   Wikipedia

  • Birobidzhán — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Birobidzhán Биробиджан ביראָבידזשאן Escudo …   Wikipedia Español

  • Birobidzhan — or Birobidjan [bir΄ō bi jän′] autonomous republic of Khabarovsk territory, E Siberia: set aside for Jewish settlement in 1934 (current pop. is 4.2% Jewish): 13,895 sq mi (35,988 sq km); pop. 218,000: officially called Jewish Autonomous Region …   English World dictionary

  • Birobidzhan — /bir oh bi jahn /, n. the capital of the Jewish Autonomous Region, in E Siberia, in the SE Russian Federation in Asia, W of Khabarovsk. 82,000. Also, Birobijan. * * * ▪ Russia also spelled  Birobidžan         city and administrative centre of… …   Universalium

  • Birobidzhan — Original name in latin Birobidzhan Name in other language Birabidzhan, Birobican, Birobidjan, Birobidschan, Birobidshansk, Birobidzan, Birobidzana, Birobidzanas, Birobidzhan, Birobidzhn, Birobidzjan, Birobidzsan, Birobidan, Birobidan, Birobidana …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Birobidzhan — Birobidjan La place centrale de Birobidjan. Birobidjan (en russe : Биробиджан ; en yiddish : ביראָבידזשאַן), est une ville et le centre administratif de l …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Birobidzhan — noun The capital city of the Jewish Autonomous Oblast, Russia …   Wiktionary

  • Birobidzhan — Bi•ro•bi•dzhan or Bi•ro•bi•jan [[t]ˌbɪr oʊ bɪˈdʒɑn[/t]] n. geg the capital of the Jewish Autonomous Region, in E Siberia, in the SE Russian Federation in Asia, W of Khabarovsk. 82,000 …   From formal English to slang

  • Birobidzhan — /birəbiˈdʒan/ (say beeruhbee jahn) noun → Jewish Autonomous Region …   Australian English dictionary

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