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Gäncä

[gahn-jah] /gɑnˈdʒɑ/
noun
1.
a city in NW Azerbaijan.
Also, Gyandzha [gyahn-jah] /gyɑnˈdʒɑ/ (Show IPA).
Formerly Kirovabad [ki-roh-vuh-bad; Russian kyi-ruh-vuh-baht] /kɪˈroʊ vəˌbæd; Russian kyɪ rə vʌˈbɑt/ (Show IPA).
Formerly Elisavetpol [ih-liz-uh-vet-pohl; Russian yi-lyi-suh-vyit-pawl] /ɪˌlɪz əˈvɛt poʊl; Russian yɪ lyɪ sə vyɪtˈpɔl/ (Show IPA).
Formerly Yelizavetpol [yuh-liz-uh-vet-pohl; Russian yi-lyi-zuh-vyit-pawl] /yəˌlɪz əˈvɛt poʊl; Russian yɪ lyɪ zə vyɪtˈpɔl/ (Show IPA).
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British Dictionary definitions for Gäncä

Gäncä

/ˈɡanʒə/
noun
1.
a variant transliteration of the Azerbaijani name for Gandzha

Gandzha

/Russian ɡanˈdʒa/
noun
1.
a city in NW Azerbaijan: annexed by the Russians in 1804; centre of a cotton-growing region. Pop: 314 000 (2005 est) Former names (1813–1920) Yelisavetpol, (1936–91) Kirovabad
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