Definition of Riyadh

1. Noun. Joint capital (with Mecca) of Saudi Arabia located in the central oasis; largest city in Saudi Arabia.

Exact synonyms: Capital Of Saudi Arabia
Generic synonyms: National Capital
Group relationships: Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia
Specialized synonyms: Mecca



Definition of Riyadh

1. Proper noun. Capital of Saudi Arabia. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Riyadh

Rivers' cocktail
Riverside
Riviera
Riviere's salt
Rivina
Rivina humilis
Rivinus' canals
Rivinus' ducts
Rivinus' gland
Rivinus' incisure
Rivinus' membrane
Rivinus' notch
Rivne
Rix
Rixon
Riyadh
Rizal Day
Rkatsiteli
Rn
Ro
RoHS
Roach clasp
Roald Amundsen
Roald Hoffmann
Roanoke
Roaring Meg
Roaring Megs
Rob Roy

Literary usage of Riyadh

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1. High Country Lockup: Children in Confinement in Colorado by Dorothy Davidson, Lois Whitman, Michael McClintock (1997)
"... of Juvenile Delinquency (The riyadh Guidelines) United Nations Guidelines for the Prevention of Juvenile Delinquency (The riyadh Guidelines), GA res. ..."

2. Energy Balances of Non-oecd Countries 2002-2003by International Energy Agency by International Energy Agency (2005)
"1420 H (1999/2000G) and 1423/1424 H (2003G), Ministry of Industry and Electricity, riyadh, 1997 and 1999,2004. A Survey of the Saudi Arabian Oil Industry ..."

3. Energy Statistics of Non-OECD Countries: 2002-2003by International Energy Agency by International Energy Agency (2005)
"1420 H (1999/2000G) and 1423/1424 H (2003G), Ministry of Industry and Electricity, riyadh, 1997 and 1999,2004. A Survey of the Saudi Arabian Oil Industry ..."

4. Shifting Sands by Will Kester (2007)
"He was met by military escort, which took him, straight from the airport in Dhahran, to the government offices in riyadh. Saleh had been to capital city of ..."

5. An Almanack for the Year of Our Lord by Joseph Whitaker (1869)
"The railway from the port of Dammam to the oilfields at Abqaiq and through Hofuf to riyadh was opened late In 1951. A metalled road connects Mecca with its ..."

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