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Bajour a.k.a. Bajaur Agency: Bajaur or Bajur or Bajour is an Agency of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan. Smallest of the agencies in FATA, it has a hilly terrain. According to the 1998 census, the population was 595,227 but other more recent estimates it has grown to 757,000. It borders Afghanistan's Kunar Province with a 52 km border.. The headquarters of the Agency administration is located in the town of Khaar.


"Bajour" is a musical with a book by Ernest Kinoy and music and lyrics by Walter Marks. The musical is based on the Joseph Mitchell short stories The Gypsy Women and The King of the Gypsies published in The New Yorker. The title is allegedly a Romani word that refers to a con game in which lonely and unhappy women are swindled out of their life savings.


Bajour is an award-nominated theater production.

  • award:
    • Tony Award for Best Choreography nomination for Peter Gennaro
    • Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical nomination for Nancy Dussault

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Google previewAsk the Fire (2010)

by Dennis Paddie

Bajour is a distant cousin to bin Laden too—and not just by name, by blood.

Google previewThe Voice of Betty Boop, Mae Questel (2016)

by James D Taylor

Bajour is a musical comedy in two acts with twenty-two scenes, is based on the short stories The Gypsy Woman and The King of the Gypsies by Joseph Mitchell. The word bajour is, to gypsies, the highest of all arts, a confidence game in which ...

Google previewThe American Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1900)

by Robert Hunter

Its chief town is called Bajour, and is supposed to be the Bazira of the historian of Alexander the Great. Pop. 120,000. Bake, v. a. [A.S. bacan; Icel. baka, to warm; Scots. beik.] To heat, dry, and harden by fire or the sun's rays: as, to bake bricks; ...

Google previewThe World of Musicals: An Encyclopedia of Stage, Screen, and Song [2 volumes] (2014)

by Mark A. Robinson

Bajour Keanu Reeves, Eileen Brennan, and Pat Morita. It had a screenplay by Paul Zindel. Babes in Toyland is in the public domain and the original script and music can be performed without paying royalties. However, a newer version with ...

Google previewThe American Heritage Abbreviations Dictionary (2002)

A Practical Compilation of Today's Acronyms and Abbreviations

Bahama Islands BAJour Bachelor of Arts in Journalism BAK Bosnia and Herzegovina — convertible mark .bak backup file BAL blood alcohol level; British Anti-Lewisite bal. balance; balancing; balcony baic balcony Balt. Baltic; Baltimore ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia britannica (1911)

a dictionary of arts, sciences, literature and general information by Hugh Chisholm

Beyond them are the Bajour uplands. To the west are the great mountains of Kanristan, called Kashmund, snow-capped, and running to 14,000 ft. of altitude. Amongst them are many wild but beautiful valleys occupied by Kafirs, who are ...

Google previewDictionary of Geography, Descriptive, Physical, Statistical, and Historical, Forming a Complete General Gazetteer of the World (1853)

by Alexander Keith Johnston

BAJoUR, a territ. of N. Afghanistan, lat. 35° N., and between lon.

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Acronyms, Initialisms, Abbreviations and Symbols (2003)

by Fioretta. Benedetto Mattia

BAJour ...

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary (1823)

Or, Familiar Explanations of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences by George Crabb

A'BAJOUR (Archit.) a sky-light or small sloping aperture, which is made in the walls of prisons and subterraneous buildings for the reception of light. ABATSIR ( Chem.) and ther name for Spodium. ABALIENA/TIO (Ant.) est ejus rei quae est ...

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary, Or Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences, Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers and Illustrated by Plates, Epigrams, Cuts, &c. by George Crabb (1833)


A'BAJOUR (Ar-chit .) ...

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La bajour Osama!!!

sono un terrorista! ahahaahahh :-)

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