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Definition of Astrakhan

Astrakhan
Astrakhan As`tra*khan", a. Of or pertaining to Astrakhan in Russia or its products; made of an Astrakhan skin. -- n. The skin of stillborn or young lambs of that region, the curled wool of which resembles fur.

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- Astrakhan (Russian: Астрахань, IPA: [ˈastrəxənʲ]), is the largest city and administrative centre of Astrakhan Oblast in Southern Russia. The city lies...
- Astrakhan Oblast (Russian: Астраха́нская о́бласть, Astrakhanskaya oblast; is a federal subject of Russia (an oblast) located in southern Russia. Its administrative...
- The Khanate of Astrakhan, also referred to as the Xacitarxan Khanate, was a Tatar state that arose during the break-up of the Golden Horde. The Khanate...
- Astrakhan is a city in Russia. Astrakhan may also refer to: Astrakhan Oblast, a federal subject of Russia Astrakhan Urban Okrug, a muni****l formation...
- Arkhangelsk Astrakhan Moscow Stalingrad Leningrad The Arkhangelsk–Astrakhan line, or A–A line for short, was the military goal of Operation Barbarossa...
- Astrakhan Cossack Host (Russian: Астраханское казачье войско) was a Cossack host of Imperial Russia drawn from the Cossacks of the Lower Volga region...
- centuries the Astrakhan Tatars inhabited the Astrakhan Khanate (1459–1556), which was also inhabited by the Nogai Horde, and the Astrakhan Tatars...
- spelled caracul), swakara (portmanteau of South West Africa Karakul), astrakhan (Russian and French), Persian lamb, agnello di Persia, (Italian), krimmer...
- Qasim of Astrakhan is the name of: Qasim I of Astrakhan (died 1500), ruler of the Khanate of Astrakhan from 1466–1490 Qasim II of Astrakhan (died 1532)...
- Russo-Turkish War (1568–1570) or Don-Volga-Astrakhan campaign of 1569 (referred to in Ottoman sources as the Astrakhan Expedition) was a war between the Tsardom...
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