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from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of south-central Kazakhstan near the border of Kyrgyzstan. Founded in the seventh century, it passed to Russia in 1864. Population: 328,000.

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  • Another important natural gas field, Amangeldy, is situated in the south of the country, near Zhambyl.

    Energy profile of Kazakhstan

  • (Petropavl), Zhambyl (Taraz; formerly Dzhambul) note: administrative divisions have the same names as their administrative centers (exceptions have the administrative center name following in parentheses); in 1995 the Governments of

    The 1999 CIA Factbook

  • (Petropavlovsk), Zhambyl Oblysy (Taraz) note: administrative divisions have the same names as their administrative centers (exceptions have the administrative center name following in parentheses); in 1995 the Governments of

    The 2004 CIA World Factbook

  • (Petropavlovsk), Zhambyl Oblysy (Taraz) note: administrative divisions have the same names as their administrative centers (exceptions have the administrative center name following in parentheses); in 1995, the Governments of

    The 2007 CIA World Factbook

  • Other contenders in the election include Gani Kasymov, leader of the Party of Patriots, Communist People's Party chief Zhambyl Akhmetbekov and environmentalist Mels Yeleusizov, who says he is only running to raise awareness about green issues.

    The Seattle Times

  • Nazarbayev faces three other candidates in the presidential contest, including Zhambyl Akhmetbekov of the Communist party, Senator Gani Kasymov and Mels Eleusizov, head of the Tabigat Ecological Union.

    BusinessWeek.com -- Top News

  • The potential $1 billion investment envisages the creation of a combined 600 megawatts of capacity at two locations in the southern Kazakh region of Zhambyl.

    Reuters: Press Release

  • Known targets have been congregations of the Council of Churches Baptists - who refuse on principle to seek state registration from the authorities - in both Akmola Region (around the capital Astana) and North Kazakhstan Region, as well as unregistered mosques in Taraz in the southern Jambyl [Zhambyl] Region.

    Forum 18 News Service

  • Many belonged to famous Kazakh improvising singers, poets and composers, such as Birzhan-sal, Abai, Zhambyl and a woman-akyn Dina.

    Epinions Recent Content for Home

  • In front of the museum, is the Monument to Zhambyl - the famous Kazakh poet.

    Epinions Recent Content for Home

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