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Caucasian Albania

4th century BC – 8th century AD
Borders of Arsacid kingdom Caucasian Albania (late 4th century) in the Sassanid empie
Borders of Arsacid kingdom Caucasian Albania (late 4th century) in the Sassanid empie
Capital Kabalak, Partav
Common languages Caucasian Albanian, Armenian, Parthian language, Middle Persian
Religion
Paganism, Christianity, Zoroastrianism
Historical era Antiquity
• Established
4th century BC
• Disestablished
8th century
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Achaemenid Empire
Rashidun Caliphate
Today part of  Azerbaijan
 Russia

Albania (usually called Caucasian Albania to not be confused with the modern state of Albania) is name is for the historical region of the eastern Caucasus. The native name for the country is unknown. It was on the land of present-day republic of Azerbaijan and partially southern Dagestan.

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