Gorno-Badakhshan
geographical name autonomous region SE Tajikistan in the Pamirs capital Khorog area 24,595 square miles (63,701 square kilometers), population 167,100

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Gorno-Badakhshan — Haut Badakhchan (tg) : Вилояти Мухтори Кӯҳистони Бадахшон (Viloyati Mukhtori Kūhistoni Badakhshon) Administration Pays Tadjikistan Type …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Gorno-Badakhshan — Admin ASC 1 Code Orig. name Gorno Badakhshan Country and Admin Code TJ.01 TJ …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • Gorno-Badakhshan — /ˌgɔnoʊ bəˈdækʃan/ (say .gawnoh buh dakshahn) noun → Badakhshan …   Australian English dictionary

  • Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Oblast — was an AO in Tajikistan. See also Gorno Badakhshan Autonomous Province for the viloyat mukhtor of Tajikistan v …   Wikipedia

  • Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Province — Kohistan Badakhshan redirects here. For Kohistan District in Badakhshan, Afghanistan, see Kohistan District, Badakhshan. Coordinates: 38°0′N 73°0′E / 38°N 73°E / …   Wikipedia

  • Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region — /gawr noh beuh dahk shahn , dahk shahn /; Russ. /gawrdd neuh beuh dukh shahn / an autonomous region in SE Tadzhikistan (Tajikistan). 161,000; 25,784 sq. mi. (63,700 sq. km). Cap.: Khorog * * * …   Universalium

  • Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region — Gor′no Ba•dakh•shan′ Auton′omous Re′gion [[t]ˈgɔr noʊ bə dɑkˈʃɑn[/t]] n. geg an autonomous region in SE Tadzhikistan. 161,000; 24,590 sq. mi. (63,700 sq. km) …   From formal English to slang

  • Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region — /gawr noh beuh dahk shahn , dahk shahn /; Russ. /gawrdd neuh beuh dukh shahn / an autonomous region in SE Tadzhikistan (Tajikistan). 161,000; 25,784 sq. mi. (63,700 sq. km). Cap.: Khorog …   Useful english dictionary

  • Badakhshan — (PerB| بدخشان, Tajik: Бадахшон) is a region comprising parts of northeastern Afghanistan and southeastern Tajikistan. Badakhshan Province is one of the thirty four provinces of Afghanistan. It is in the east of Afghanistan, containing the Wakhan… …   Wikipedia

  • Badakhshan — /bah dahkh shahn /, n. a former province in NE Afghanistan. * * * ▪ historical region, Afghanistan       historic region of northeastern Afghanistan, roughly encompassing the northern spurs of the Hindu Kush and chiefly drained by the Kowkcheh… …   Universalium

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