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Oman (’Umān) 

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Place Names

John Everett-Heath

The Sultanate of Oman (Salṭanat ’Umān) since 1970. Previously the Sultanate of Muscat and Oman, a title that recognized the division of the country: the sultan ruled Muscat and the coastal towns, and the imam ruled the tribal interior. In ... ...

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