[Turkish ih-rah-de] /Turkish ɪˈrɑ dɛ/
a decree of a Muslim ruler.
a written edict of a Muslim ruler
[ih-rak, ih-rahk] /ɪˈræk, ɪˈrɑk/ noun 1. . [ih-rak, ih-rahk] /ɪˈræk, ɪˈrɑk/ noun 1. a republic in SW Asia, N of Saudi Arabia and W of Iran, centering in the Tigris-Euphrates basin of Mesopotamia. 172,000 sq. mi. (445,480 sq. km). Capital: Baghdad. /ɪˈrɑːk/ noun 1. a republic in SW Asia, on the Persian Gulf: coextensive with […]
[ih-rak-ee, ih-rah-kee] /ɪˈræk i, ɪˈrɑ ki/ noun, plural Irakis, adjective 1. . [ih-rak-ee, ih-rah-kee] /ɪˈræk i, ɪˈrɑ ki/ noun, plural Iraqis. 1. a native of Iraq. 2. Also, Iraqi Arabic. the dialect of Arabic spoken in Iraq. adjective 3. of or relating to Iraq, its inhabitants, or their language. /ɪˈrɑːkɪ/ adjective 1. of or relating […]
[ih-rak-lee-on; Greek ee-rah-klee-awn] /ɪˈræk liˌɒn; Greek iˈrɑ kli ɔn/ noun 1. a seaport in N Crete. /Greek iˈrakliɔn/ noun 1. a port in Greece, in N Crete: former capital of Crete (until 1841); ruled by Venetians (13th–17th centuries). Pop: 150 000 (2005 est) Italian name Candia Also called Heraklion, Herakleion
[ih-ran, ih-rahn, ahy-ran] /ɪˈræn, ɪˈrɑn, aɪˈræn/ noun 1. a republic in SW Asia. About 635,000 sq. mi. (1,644,650 sq. km). Capital: Teheran. 1. . /ɪˈrɑːn/ noun 1. a republic in SW Asia, between the Caspian Sea and the Persian Gulf: a monarchy until an Islamic revolution in 1979 headed by the Ayatollah Khomeini when the […]