Iskenderun
or formerly Alexandretta geographical name city & port S Turkey on Gulf of Iskenderun (inlet of the Mediterranean) population 154,807

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Iskenderun — İskenderun …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • ISKENDERUN — (formerly Alexandretta), harbor town on the Mediterranean coast of Turkey on the gulf of the same name; population (2004), 173,900. The town (along with its district), first attached to Syria under the French mandate, was annexed to Turkey in… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Iskenderŭn — Iskenderŭn, arab. Name für Alexandrette …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Iskenderun — → Alejandreta …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • Iskenderun — [is ken′də ro͞on΄] seaport in S Turkey, on the Mediterranean: pop. 176,000 …   English World dictionary

  • İskenderun — Infobox Settlement settlement type = subdivision type = Country subdivision name = TUR timezone=EET utc offset=+2 map caption =Location of PAGENAME within Turkey. timezone DST=EEST utc offset DST=+3official name = İskenderun other name= image… …   Wikipedia

  • İskenderun — Vorlage:Infobox Ort in der Türkei/Wartung/Landkreis İskenderun …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Iskenderun — /is ken deuh roohn /, n. 1. Formerly, Alexandretta. a seaport in S Turkey, on the Gulf of Iskenderun. 79,291. 2. Gulf of, an inlet of the Mediterranean, off the S coast of Turkey. 45 mi. (72 km) long; 28 mi. (45 km) wide. * * * ▪ Turkey formerly… …   Universalium

  • İskenderun — İskẹnderun,   Hafenstadt in der Provinz Hatay, Südtürkei, am Golf von İskenderun (Mittelmeer), in der schmalen, fruchtbaren Küstenebene am Fuße des Amanos, (1990) 176 000 Einwohner (1970: 79 300 Einwohner); Eisen und Stahlwerk (Inbetriebnahme… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Iskenderun — Alexandrette İskenderun Alexandrette La bataille d Issos Administration …   Wikipédia en Français

  • İskenderun — Alexandrette İskenderun Alexandrette La bataille d Issos Administration …   Wikipédia en Français

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