Definitions for naraˈnɑr ə

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Na•raˈnɑr ə(n.)

  1. a city on S Honshu, in central Japan: chief Buddhist center of ancient Japan; first capital of Japan a .d . 710–84. 349,000.

    Category: Geography (places)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. National Archives and Records Administration, NARA(noun)

    the independent agency that oversees management of federal government records including presidential libraries and historic collections

Wiktionary

  1. Nara(ProperNoun)

    A prefecture in Japan.

  2. Nara(ProperNoun)

    Prefecture capital of Nara.

  3. Nara(ProperNoun)

    Something related with Nara area.

Freebase

  1. Nara

    Nara is the capital city of Nara Prefecture in the Kansai region of Japan. The city occupies the northern part of Nara Prefecture, directly bordering Kyoto Prefecture. Eight temples, shrines and ruins in Nara, specifically Tōdai-ji, Saidai-ji, Kōfuku-ji, Kasuga Shrine, Gangō-ji, Yakushi-ji, Tōshōdai-ji, and the Heijō Palace remain, together with Kasugayama Primeval Forest, collectively form "Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara", a UNESCO World Heritage Site.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

close to

near in time, place, relationship etc

close to 3 o'clock; close to the hospital; close to his mother.

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