Definitions for tabriztɑˈbriz, tə-
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a city in NW Iran. 1,666,203.
Category: Geography (places)
an ancient city in northwestern Iran; known for hot springs
A city in northwestern Iran, capital of East Azerbaijan Province. Fourth largest city of Iran with population of about 1,600,000. Historical names: Davrezh, Tavrezh, Tavrez, Tauris.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
an ancient and still important commercial city of Persia, 320 m. SE. of Tiflis, 4500 ft. above sea-level; occupies an elevated site on the Aji, 40 m. E. of its entrance into Lake Urumiah; carries on a flourishing transit trade and has notable manufactures of leather, silk, and gold and silver ware; has been on several occasions visited by severe earthquakes.