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Khudzhand

or Khujand

[koo-jahnt] /kuˈdʒɑnt/
noun
1.
a city in NW Tajikistan, on the Syr Darya River.
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  • While Qabar-al was being made to go to khujand, he escaped on foot and after a hundred difficulties reached Ar-tp.

    The Bbur-nma in English Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
  • The hunting and fowling-grounds of khujand are first-rate; q kyk,81 bgh-marl,82 pheasant and hare are all had in great plenty.

    The Bbur-nma in English Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
  • Back I went to khujand and thither they sent me my mother and my grandmother and the families of some of the men with me.

    The Bbur-nma in English Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
  • The Avenue named seems likely to be Tmrs of f. 45b and to be on the direct road for khujand.

    The Bbur-nma in English Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
British Dictionary definitions for khujand

Khujand

/Russian xuˈʃænd/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of Khojent
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