geographical name city capital of Uzbekistan E of the Syr Dar'ya population 2,073,000

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  • TASHKENT — TASHKENT, capital of Tashkent district, Uzbekistan. Tashkent was conquered by the Russians in 1865. Previously there was a small community of Bukharan Jews living in a special quarter there. Russian rule improved the legal status of the Jews, and …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Tashkent — (en transcripción del ruso Ташкент), o Toshkent en uzbeko, es la capital de Uzbekistán. Población: 2.142.700 de habitantes (1999). El nombre actual procede de la lengua turcomana, y significa ciudad de piedra . En el pasado, la ciudad ha tenido… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Tashkent — [tash kent′, täshkent′] capital of Uzbekistan, on a branch of the Syr Darya: pop. 2,073,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Tashkent — → Taskent …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • Tashkent — Taschkent usb.: Toshkent (Тошкент) Stadtwappen von Taschkent …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Tashkent — /tahsh kent , tash /; Russ. /tu shkyent /, n. a city in and the capital of Uzbekistan, in the NE part. 2,073,000. * * * or Toshkent City (pop., 1998 est.: 2,124,000), capital of Uzbekistan. Dating from about the 1st century BC, it was an… …   Universalium

  • Tashkent — Original name in latin Tashkent Name in other language Daskent, Dakent, Daknd, Gorad Tashkent, Lithopolis, TAS, Ta.kent, Tachkent, Tachknt, Taixkent, Taschkent, Tashken, Tashkend, Tashkent, Tashkent osh, Tashkenti, Tasjkent, Taskende, Taskent,… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Tashkent — noun Capital of Uzbekistan …   Wiktionary

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