North Ossetia
geographical name — see Alania

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • North Ossetia — Admin ASC 1 Code Orig. name North Ossetia Country and Admin Code RU.68 RU …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

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  • North Ossetia-Alania — Infobox Russian federal subject EnglishName=Republic of North Ossetia Alania RussianName=Республика Северная Осетия Алания LocalName1=Unicode|Республикӕ Цӕгат Ирыстон Алани LocalLangName1=Ossetic Locator LocatorMap CoatOfArmsLink=Seal of North… …   Wikipedia

  • North Ossetia–Alania — ▪ republic, Russia formerly  North Ossetia , Russian  Severnaya Osetiya–Alania , Ossetia also spelled  Ossetiya  or  Osetiya        respublika (republic) in southwestern Russia, on the northern flank of the Greater Caucasus range. It is bordered… …   Universalium

  • North Ossetia-Alania — noun Formal name of North Ossetia, a federal subject of Russia. Syn: Alania …   Wiktionary

  • History of North Ossetia-Alania — The Republic of North Ossetia Alania is a federal subject of Russia (a republic), located in the Caucasus region.Early historyThe territory of North Ossetia has been inhabited for thousands of years by Vainakh tribes, being both a very fertile… …   Wikipedia

  • National Anthem of the Republic of North Ossetia–Alania — anthem of Republic of North Ossetia–Alania …   Wikipedia

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