Ganca

geographical name
Gan·​ca | \ gän-ˈjä How to pronounce Ganca (audio) \
variants: or Gänjä \ gän-​ˈjä How to pronounce Gänjä (audio) \ or Gyandzha \ gyän-​ˈjä How to pronounce Gyandzha (audio) \ or 1935–90 Kirovabad \ ˌkē-​rə-​və-​ˈbät How to pronounce Kirovabad (audio) \ or earlier Elisavetpol or Yelizavetpol \ yi-​li-​zə-​ˈvyet-​ˌpȯl How to pronounce Yelizavetpol (audio) \

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city in western Azerbaijan population 323,000

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“Ganca.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ganca. Accessed 17 January 2020.

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