Dictionary of Words related to Kazakhstan

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Tyubeteyka

Traditional round cap widely worn by men in Kazakhstan and other countries of Central Asia. [ ... read more ]

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Kalpak

Kalpak is a high-crowned traditional hat usually made of felt or sheepskin. It is used to keep th [ ... read more ]

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Aksakal

Aksakal literally means "white beard" and it is a respectful way to call elderly people. Aksakal [ ... read more ]

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Akimat

Akimat is the government of the administrative Regions of Kazakhstan. It is governed by a governo [ ... read more ]

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Akim

Akim is the governor of the Regions (oblysy) of Kazakhstan. The President appoints the Akim. [ ... read more ]

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Oblysy

Oblysy (or oblast) is one of the 14 administrative Regions of Kazakhstan [ ... read more ]

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Buran

Buran is a northeasterly wind that sweeps Kazakhstan (but also the Chinese region of Xinjiang and [ ... read more ]

Category: Nature   |   Last Update: 27-05-2017