Azerbaijan vs Lankaran - What's the difference?

azerbaijan | lankaran |


As proper nouns the difference between azerbaijan and lankaran

is that azerbaijan is a country in west asia; official name: republic of azerbaijan while lankaran is a city (and district) in azerbaijan.

azerbaijan

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • a country in West Asia; official name: Republic of Azerbaijan
  • Iranian Azerbaijan
  • See also

    * ----

    lankaran

    Alternative forms

    * (l)

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • A city (and district) in Azerbaijan.
  • * 1863 , (Edward Cust), Annals of the Wars of the Nineteenth Century , vol. III:
  • In Persia, the Russians continued their operations with so much success that they gained a large portion of the shores of the Caspian Sea, and united them to the Czar's dominion, as far as Lankaran .
  • * 1990 , (Peter Hopkirk), The Great Game , Folio Society 2010, p. 99:
  • The triumphant Persians also managed to recover the great fortress of Lenkoran , on the Caspian shore.

    References

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