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Alania

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geographical name Ala·nia \ə-ˈlä-nyə, -nē-ə\

Definition of Alania

  1. autonomous republic SE Russia in Europe on the N slopes of Caucasus Mountains ∗ Vladikavkaz area 3089 square miles (8001 square kilometers), pop 695,000



Variants of alania

or North Ossetia play \ä-ˈsē-sh(ē-)ə\

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