from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Formerly Mus·cat and Oman (mŭsˈkătˌ, -kət, mŭs-kătˈ)Oman A sultanate of the southeast Arabian Peninsula on the Gulf of Oman, an arm of the Arabian Sea. Much of the area was controlled by the Portuguese from 1508 to 1659 and the Turks until 1741, when the present royal line was founded. Oman established close ties with Great Britain in the late 18th century. Muscat is the capital. Population: 3,200,000.
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- proper n. Country in the Middle East. Official name: Sultanate of Oman.
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- n. a strategically located monarchy on the southern and eastern coasts of the Arabian Peninsula; the economy is dominated by oil
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OMAN: Flying high after the successful introduction of services to its first European destination, national flag carrier Oman
By The Name Of God the Sultanate Of Oman Will Pay what they take from foreigners right, Money and they steal them ... and we will soon send a case for Jordanian Guy was working in Oman and what they did for him to make him escape a way from Oman from the Omani Government pressure cause he was asking for his right which is stolen from Omani People ....
Eid al Fitr in Oman is celebrated over a period of three days after the end of the month of Ramadan.
Unlike some neighbouring countries, the internet in Oman is rarely censored by the government to block websites that criticize the authorities.
India has sought and obtained berthing facilities for its warships in Oman, which is an unprecedented move to establish a permanent naval presence in the Persian Gulf.
"Oman" is sometimes done with a 'prayer' or good wishes, similar to saying "grace".
An investor from Oman is already interested, Mr Seidel said.
And in Oman, Suhail Bahwan Group announced that it would construct an ammonia-urea complex in the Sohar industrial area.
There is no record there of his appearances in Oman but given that he joined Lyn at 22 he can't have played that many.
Meanwhile, it is worth noting that Global Voice's own Bangla portal is now blocked in Oman .. probably by mistake.