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ɑsˈmɑr əas·mara

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Asmara, Asmeranoun

    the capital of Eritrea

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  1. Asmaranoun

    The capital city of Eritrea. Population (2000) = 400,000.

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  1. Asmaranoun

    The capital of Eritrea.

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  1. Asmara

    Asmara ( əs-MAHR-ə), or Asmera, is the capital and most populous city of Eritrea, in the country's Central Region. It sits at an elevation of 2,325 metres (7,628 ft), making it the sixth highest capital in the world by altitude and the second highest capital in Africa. The city is located at the tip of an escarpment that is both the northwestern edge of the Eritrean Highlands and the Great Rift Valley in neighbouring Ethiopia. In 2017, the city was declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its well-preserved modernist architecture. The site of Asmera was first settled in 800 BC with a population ranging from 100 to 1,000. The city was then founded in the 12th century AD after four separate villages unified to live together peacefully after long periods of conflict. Under Italian rule the city of Asmara was made capital of Eritrea in the last years of the 19th century.

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  1. asmara

    Asmara is the capital city and largest settlement in Eritrea, a country in the Horn of Africa. It is located at an elevation of 2,325 meters. Asmara is known for its well-preserved colonial Italian modernist architecture. The city is also the country's major industrial center, cultural hub, and main transportation hub. As of 2011, the city had a population of 963,000. In 2017, the architecture of Asmara was added to UNESCO's World Heritage List.

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  1. Asmara

    Asmara, known locally as Asmera, is the capital city and largest settlement in Eritrea. Home to a population of around 649,000 inhabitants, it sits at an elevation of 2,325 metres. The city is located at the tip of an escarpment that is both the northwestern edge of the Eritrean highlands and the Great Rift Valley in neighbouring Ethiopia. Asmara is situated in Eritrea's central Maekel Region. It is known for its well-preserved colonial Italian modern architecture, and is divided into thirteen districts or administrative areas: Acria, Abbashaul, Edaga Hamus, Arbaete Asmara, Mai Temenai, Paradiso, Sembel, Godaif, Maekel Ketema or Downtown, Tiravolo, Gejeret, Tsetserat and Gheza Banda.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of asmara in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of asmara in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of asmara in a Sentence

  1. Medhanie Teklemariam:

    If we are going to exceed above this height, I think we are going to destroy the skyline of Asmara.

  2. Tewolde GebreMariam:

    With the opening of a new chapter of peace and friendship between the two sisterly countries, we look forward to starting flights to Asmara with the B787.

  3. Abiy Ahmed:

    Forgiveness frees the consciousness. When we say we have reconciled, we mean we have chosen a path of forgiveness and love, when I spoke with Isaias, I told him that there may not be enough hotels as Ethiopians visit Massawa and Asmara. He said he would leave his house for them and stay in balconies.

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