Amman

geographical name
Am·​man | \ ä-ˈmän How to pronounce Amman (audio) , a-, -ˈman \
variants: or ancient Philadelphia or biblical Rabbah Ammon \ ˈra-​bə-​ˈa-​mən How to pronounce Amman (audio) \ or Rabbath Ammon \ ˈra-​bəth-​ How to pronounce Amman (audio) \

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city and capital of Jordan northeast of the Dead Sea population 627,505

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“Amman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Amman. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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