Translation for 'Jordan' from English to Russian
NOUN   Jordan | -
SYNO Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan | Jordan | Jordan River
Иордан {м}
Jordan [river]
Иордания {ж}
Jordan <.jo> [country]
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Translation for 'Jordan' from English to Russian

Jordan [river]
Иордан {м}геогр.
Jordan <.jo> [country]
Иордания {ж}геогр.
Usage Examples English
  • The specific name "jordani" honours Karl Jordan, a German entomologist. The species was described based on a specimen collected by Jordan.
  • is the Hebrew name used in the Bible for a mountain range "across the Jordan", understood as east of the Jordan Rift Valley, i.e.
  • Badran was born in Jerash, Jordan (then located in the Emirate of Transjordan, a part of the British Empire) on 15 December 1935.
  • Castlejordan is named for Jordan De Courcy, ancestor of the Norman De Courcy family.
  • (Old French for "beyond the Jordan", also called Lordship of Montreal) was the name used during the Crusades for an extensive and partly undefined region to the east of the Jordan River, an area known in ancient times as Edom and Moab.

  • The PLO until late 1980s continued to make irredentist claims by expressing their desire for Jordan to be part of the next Palestinian state.
  • While some might argue that the early accounts of political satire in Jordan can be traced in the works of Jordan's most well-known poet Mustafa Wahbi al-Tal nicknamed ‘Arar’, as he was cynical of the social life during the formative years of Transjordan, satirical writings in Jordan were only made available to the public in the 1960s.
  • Transjordan, the East Bank, or the Transjordanian Highlands (...), is the part of the Southern Levant east of the Jordan River, mostly contained in present-day Jordan.
  • Located on the western edge of the Transjordanian Plateau, the site presents a sweeping view of the Jordan Valley with the Judean Highlands to the west.
  • (born 14 November 1924, in Al-Salt, Transjordan) was a Jordanian Lieutenant General, political and personal adviser to King Hussein of Jordan as well as being His Majesty's Special representative, and being the Chief of The Royal Hashemite Court twice.

  • Football in Jordan was introduced during the time of the Ottoman Empire, when Jordan/Transjordan was part of that empire.
  • From that point onwards, Britain administered the part west of the Jordan as Palestine, and the part east of the Jordan as Transjordan.
  • The Jordan River bisects much of the region into the Cisjordan and Transjordan.
  • The Ministry of Interior of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan (Arabic: [...]) is the ministry in the Government of Jordan.
  • Transjordan remained a British mandate until 1946. On 25 May 1946, the Emirate became the "Hashemite Kingdom of Transjordan", achieving full independence on 17 June 1946.

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