Yezd

Yezd, a town in an oasis, surrounded by a desert, in the centre of Persia, 230 m. SE. of Ispahân; a place of commercial importance; carries on miscellaneous manufactures.

Population (circa 1900) given as 40,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Yetholm * Yezidees
Yellowstone National Park
Yemen
Yenikale
Yenisei
Yeniseisk
Yeomanry
Yeomen
Yeomen of the Guard
Yeovil
Yetholm
Yezd
Yezidees
Yezo
Yggdrasil
Yiddish
Ymir
Yniol
Yoga
Yogin
Yokohama
Yokuba

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Yezd in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable