Definition of Masqat
1. Noun. A port on the Gulf of Oman and capital of the sultanate of Oman.
Generic synonyms: Port, National Capital
Group relationships: Muscat And Oman, Oman, Sultanate Of Oman
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Literary usage of Masqat
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The New Hazell Annual and Almanack (1917)
"masqat was for а long time the centre of the gun-running traffic, which, ... 16.448 12043 13348 British Consul and Political Agent ai masqat, Maj. ..."
2. Date Growing in the Old World and the New by Paul Bowman Popenoe, Charles L. Bennett (1913)
"It is often sold on strings, like necklaces, in the masqat market, at the rate of thirty for a cent. Ripens midseason, bears moderately. ..."
3. The Poetical Works of John Dryden by John Dryden (1909)
"... the original intention, as Malone suggests, to have the play acted on March 25, on which day the year wa» then considered to begin. The Secular masqat ..."