Sentence Examples


  • It was divided into five provinces: Semiryechia, Syr Dania, Ferghana, Samarkand and Trans-Caspia.
  • In 1497 he attacked and gained possession of Samarkand, to which he always seems to have thought he had a natural and hereditary right.
  • After capturing Smyrna he returned to Samarkand (1405).
  • JIZAKH, a town of Russian Central Asia, in the province of Samarkand, on the Transcaspian railway, 71 m.
  • There is more than one meaning of Samarkand discussed in the 1911 Encyclopedia.