geographical name town SE Saudi Arabia on Persian Gulf near Bahrain Islands population 12,500

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  • Dhahran — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Dhahran (árabe الظهران aẓ Ẓahrān) es una ciudad de Arabia Saudita, provincia Oriental, el principal centro administrativo de la industria petrolífera. En Dhahran se encontró petróleo en 1931 i en 1935 se abrió el… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Dhahran —   [ȓax ], Dharan, Stadt in Saudi Arabien, südlich von Dammam; Sitz der Saudi Arabian Oil Company bis 1995, Hochschule für Erdöl und Montanwissenschaften, Knotenpunkt mehrerer Pipelines (von Erdölfeldern sowie zum Hafen Ras Tanura und zur… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Dhahran — This article is about Dhahran, the city. For the Saudi Aramco residential compound, see Dhahran Aramco Camp. Dhahran الظهران …   Wikipedia

  • Dhahran — 26° 17′ 23″ N 50° 09′ 39″ E / 26.2897213, 50.1608276 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dhahran — Zahran الظهران DMS …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dhahran — Original name in latin Dhahran Name in other language Az Zahran, Az Zahran, Az Zahrn, DHA, Dahahron, Dahran, Dahrn, Dakhran, Dhahram, Dhahran, Dharaan, Ntachran, Zahran, Zhahran, alzhran, dalan, daran, zai he lan, zhran, Дахран State code SA… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Dhahran — noun an oil town in eastern Saudi Arabia on an inlet from the Persian Gulf; in June 1996 terrorists bombed an apartment complex in Dhahran killing 19 United States soldiers and wounding more than 300 people • Topics: ↑terrorism, ↑act of terrorism …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dhahran — /dah rahn /, n. a city in E Saudi Arabia: oil center. 12,500. * * * ▪ Saudi Arabia Arabic  Al Ẓahrān   town, northeastern Saudi Arabia. It is located in the Dammām oil field, just south of the Persian Gulf port of Al Dammām (Dammām, Al ) and near …   Universalium

  • Dhahran — Dhah•ran [[t]dɑˈrɑn[/t]] n. geg a city in E Saudi Arabia: oil center. 12,500 …   From formal English to slang

  • Dhahran — /daˈran/ (say dah rahn) noun a town in eastern Saudi Arabia; site of first discovery of oil in the country …   Australian English dictionary

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