Najd
geographical name — see NejdNajdi adjective or noun

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  • Najd — (năjd) See Nejd. * * * ▪ region, Saudi Arabia also spelled  Nejd,         region, central Saudi Arabia, comprising a mainly rocky plateau sloping eastward from the mountains of the Hejaz. On the northern, eastern, and southern sides, it is… …   Universalium

  • Najd — A view of the Tweig (Tuwaiq) Escarpment from the west. The Saudi capital Riyadh lies just beyond the horizon. Najd or Nejd (Arabic: نجد ‎, Naǧd), literally Highland, is the central region of the Arabian Peninsula …   Wikipedia

  • Najd — Nejd Le Nejd est un plateau entouré par le Nefud, Dahna, les montagnes de Hejaz et Asir ainsi que par des étendues désertiques. Le Nejd ou Najd (نجد) est une région du centre de l Arabie saoudite et comprend, en particulier, la capitale de cet… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Najd — Neged …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Najd — /næʒd/ (say nazhd) noun → Nejd …   Australian English dictionary

  • Najd — noun a central plateau region of the Arabian Peninsula; formerly an independent sultanate until 1932 when it united with Hejaz to form the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia • Syn: ↑Nejd • Instance Hypernyms: ↑geographical area, ↑geographic area,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Najd, Gaza — Najd Village ruins, 2010 …   Wikipedia

  • Najd National Schools — (Arabic: مدارس نجد الأهلية‎) is one of the main educational institutions located in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It is in the northern part of the capital, Riyadh and is built in a very prominent part of the city; between King Fahd Street and Olayya… …   Wikipedia

  • Najd al Juma`i — Original name in latin Najd al Jum‘ Name in other language Najd al Juma i, Najd al Juma iy, Najd al Jum‘iy, Najd al Jum‘ State code YE Continent/City Asia/Aden longitude 13.91581 latitude 44.32414 altitude 1978 Population 0 Date 2012 01 16 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Najd Tower — Marina Gardens General information Status Cancelled [1]. Location Dubai, United Arab Emirates Estimated completion 2008 …   Wikipedia

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