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Categories: North Africa, Eastern Mediterranean, Western Asia, Regions of Eurasia, Coordinates on Wikidata
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Middle East  Near East  Mideast  Middle East Politics  Languages of the Middle East
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The area around the eastern Mediterranean; from Turkey to northern Africa and eastward to Iran; the site of such ancient civilizations as Phoenicia and Babylon and Egypt and the birthplace of Judaism and Christianity and Islam; had continuous economic and political turmoil in the 20th century WordNet 3.0
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The area around the eastern Mediterranean; from Turkey to northern Africa and eastward to Iran; the site of such ancient civilizations as Phoenicia and Babylon and Egypt and the birthplace of Judaism and Christianity and Islam; had continuous economic and political turmoil in the 20th century WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
The Middle East is a geopolitical term that commonly refers to the region spanning Arabia, Asia Minor, East Thrace, Egypt, Iran, the Levant, Mesopotamia, and the Socotra Archipelago. Wikipedia
The Near East is a geographical term which roughly encompasses a transcontinental region in Western Asia, that was once the historical Fertile Crescent, and later the Levant region. Wikipedia
A historical and political region of Afro-Eurasia Wikipedia Disambiguation
Geographical term that roughly encompasses Western Asia Wikidata
Region that encompasses majority of Western Asia and Egypt Wikidata
The region comprising southwest Asia and northeast Africa. OmegaWiki
The region comprising Southwest Asia and Northeast Africa. Wiktionary
Region comprising southwest Asia and northeast Africa. Wiktionary (translation)
The region located south of Eastern Europe, comprising Anatolia, Transcaucasia, the Levant, and Mesopotamia. Wiktionary
Region in Asia. Wiktionary (translation)
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The Middle East is the cradle of Western civilization WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet