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Pronounced Pron. SA-ra-yeh-vaw(Czech) sah-rə-YAY-vo(English) SA-RA-YEH-VO(French) za-ra-YEH-vo(German) SA-ra-yeh-vo(German) sa-ra-YEH-vo(German, Romanian) sa-ra-KHEH-bo(Spanish) [key·IPA]
Other Forms FormsSarajewo (German, Indonesian)
From Turkish saray meaning "palace, mansion, house" and ova meaning "plain, lowland" or the Slavic suffix -evo used to indicate place names. This is the name of the capital city of Bosnia and Herzegovina.