a town in NW Iran, near the Caspian Sea.
Russian merchandize is landed there and forwarded to Azerbijn and Tabriz via Ardebil.
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Ardebil has a population of about 10,000, and post and telegraph offices.
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At his feet was an Ardebil rug which originally had cost a small fortune and now was worth a big one.
The Perfume of Eros: A Fifth Avenue Incident Edgar Saltus
This was the land of ancient Iran, over which from his court at Ardebil he ruled until his death.
Oriental Rugs Walter A. Hawley
a suffix forming nouns that denote persons who regularly engage in an activity, or who are characterized in a certain way, as indicated by the stem; now usually pejorative: coward; dullard; drunkard; wizard. Contemporary Examples “I’ve spent time building bridges to all factions in that debate, trying to work tow ard compromise,” he said. Lou […]
a unit of capacity used for dry measure in Egypt and neighboring countries, officially equivalent in Egypt to 5.62 U.S. bushels, but varying greatly in different localities. Historical Examples The monthly pay of the mulazemin consists of half a Dervish dollar, and, every fortnight, one-eighth of an ardeb of dhurra. Fire and Sword in the […]
a department in SE France. 2145 sq. mi. (5555 sq. km). Capital: Privas. Historical Examples By the application of these principles even a man from ardeche can resolve all the difficulties which our subject presents. The Physiology of Marriage, Complete Honore de Balzac But soon two tears of pitying affection escaping from his eyes, swelled […]
a female given name. Historical Examples In 1893 he was united in marriage to Miss Ardella Haight, who died in 1901, leaving no children, and in 1903 he again married. Lyman’s History of old Walla Walla County, Vol. 2 (of 2) William Denison Lyman The upper story is used by Sam and Ardella, and about […]