Formerly An·cy·ra and An·go·ra
The capital of Turkey, in the west-central part of the country. An important commercial center from ancient times until the late 19th century, the city declined until it replaced Istanbul as the capital in 1923.x
- Watch for them near Davis Strait ... Watch for them in Libya and in Egypt, in Ankara and in Syria...in the Indian Ocean and the Persian Gulf."
- In the Ankara Zoo in the 1950s, American servicemen discovered Turkish Angoras and brought their love of the breed to the United States.
- This reading also discussed "strife" in Libya, Ankara, Egypt and Syria.