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Discovering Azerbaijan

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Bordered by the Caspian Sea to the east, Russia to the north, Armenia to the west, and Iran to the south, the Republic of Azerbaijan is a fascinating country that offers a unique blend of ancient history, vibrant culture, and modern innovation. The Republic of Azerbaijan is a unitary constitutional republic. Its administrative structure consists of 59 regions (rayons), 11 cities and 1 autonomous republic.  So let's start by briefly getting to know the beautiful Azerbaijan, also known as the land of fire.

Azerbaijani flag

The Azerbaijani flag, which has been the official flag of the country since 1991, was determined for the first time by the government of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic at the meeting held on November 9, 1918. November 9 is celebrated as Flag Day.

The symbolic meaning of the three colors of the Azerbaijani flag:

Blue color: It emphasizes that the Azerbaijani people are of Turkish origin.

Red color: Representing civilization, establishing a modern society, developing democracy, in short, it indicates modernization and the tendency towards development.

Green color: Indicates belonging to the Islamic religion.

Crescent and eight-pointed star: The crescent on the flag represents the Turkish people, and the eight-pointed star represents the concepts of Turkism, Islam, Modernity, Statism, Democraticism, Equality, Azerbaijanism and Civilization.

Places to visit in Azerbaijan

The Flame Towers, which can be seen from all over Azerbaijan, the Azerbaijan Carpet Museum, which sheds light on the weaving art of Azerbaijani culture and is the first carpet museum in the world, the Icheri City, which is the first place classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, is also recognized by UNESCO as a world heritage site with its magnificent architecture and mysterious history. Baku Maiden Castle, which is on the heritage list, has many places to visit

I will give detailed information on the subject in my future articles.

Some daily used expressions in Azerbaijani language

Good morning/ Good Night: Sabahınız xeyir / Gecəniz xeyrə qalsın

Excuse me: Üzr istəyirəm

How old are you?: Neçə yaşın var?

Thank you very much: Çox sağ olun.


  1. A simple and understandable article

  2. It was very understandable and fluent. Congrats.

  3. Səhifəniz çox gözəldir, uğurlarınızın davamını arzu edirəm.

  4. Əgər orda olsanız, sizi qonaq etməkdən məmnun olaram

  5. Biraz daha detaylandırabilirsin Ebulfez Elçibey, Mehmet Emin Resulzade gibi önemli isimleri hakkında eklemeler yapabilirsin ama bu haliyle bile güzel olmuş


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