Kerman

Definition of Kerman

 (Entry 1 of 2)

less common variant of

Kerman

geographical name
Ker·​man | \ kər-ˈmän How to pronounce Kerman (audio) , ker- \

Definition of Kerman (Entry 2 of 2)

1 or ancient Carmania \ kär-​ˈmā-​nē-​ə How to pronounce Carmania (audio) , -​nyə \ region of southeastern Iran bordering on the Gulf of Oman and the Persian Gulf south of ancient Parthia
2 or ancient Carmana \ kär-​ˈmā-​nə How to pronounce Carmana (audio) , -​ˈma-​ , -​ˈmä-​ \ city in the northwestern part of the Kerman region of southeast central Iran population 534,441

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“Kerman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kerman. Accessed 29 May. 2020.

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