Ra's al Khaymah
or Ras al-Khaimah geographical name sheikhdom, member of United Arab Emirates

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Raʾs al-Khaymah — ▪ emirate, United Arab Emirates also spelled  Ras al Khaimah        constituent emirate of the United Arab Emirates (formerly Trucial States, or Trucial Oman). It consists of two irregularly shaped tracts on the Musandam Peninsula, oriented north …   Universalium

  • Ra's al Khaymah — Original name in latin Ra’s al Khaymah Name in other language Julfa, Khaimah, Ra s al Khaymah, Ras al Khaima, Ras al Khaimah, Ras ehl Khajma, Ra’s al Khaymah, Rs al Khaima, ras alkhymt, Рас эль Хайма State code AE Continent/City Asia/Dubai… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Ra's al Khaymah — Admin ASC 1 Code Orig. name Raʼs al Khaymah Country and Admin Code AE.05 AE …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • Shāriqah, Al- — ▪ emirate, United Arab Emirates Arabic“The Eastern” English  Sharjah        constituent emirate of the United Arab Emirates (formerly Trucial States, or Trucial Oman). Some of Al Shāriqah s interior boundaries are only presumptive, but its main… …   Universalium

  • Umm al-Qaywayn — ▪ emirate, United Arab Emirates also spelled  Umm al Qaiwain        constituent emirate of the United Arab Emirates, located on the Arabian Peninsula facing the Persian Gulf. The second smallest in area and the least populous of the federation s… …   Universalium

  • Ras al-Khaimah — geographical name see Ra s al Khaymah …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • United Arab Emirates — an independent federation in E Arabia, formed in 1971, now comprising seven emirates on the S coast (formerly, Pirate Coast or Trucial Coast) of the Persian Gulf, formerly under British protection: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm al Qaiwain …   Universalium

  • United Arab Emirates — <p></p> <p></p> Introduction ::United Arab Emirates <p></p> Background: <p></p> The Trucial States of the Persian Gulf coast granted the UK control of their defense and foreign affairs in 19th… …   The World Factbook

  • ISO 3166-2:AE — Die Liste der ISO 3166 2 Codes für Vereinigte Arabische Emirate enthält die Codes für die sieben Emirate (imāra) des Landes. Die Codes bestehen aus zwei Teilen, die durch einen Bindestrich voneinander getrennt sind. Der erste Teil gibt den… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • United Arab Emirates (UAE) — formerly Trucial States Federation of seven states, eastern Arabian Peninsula. They are the emirates of Abū Zabī (Abu Dhabi), Dubayy (Dubai), ʽAjmān, Al Shāriqah (Sharjah), Umm al Qaywayn, Raʾs al Khaymah, and Al …   Universalium

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