from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- The capital and largest city of Armenia south of Tbilisi, Georgia. An ancient city founded on the site of a fortress established in the eighth century B.C., it was strategically important as a trade center on caravan routes linking Transcaucasia and India after the seventh century A.D. Population: 1,100,000.
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- proper n. An ancient city in the Caucasus, now capital of Armenia.
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- n. capital of Armenia
From Armenian Երևան (Erevan). (Wiktionary)