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Can you name the Asian Capitals from their Nicknames?

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Nickname(s)CapitalFurther Info
The Third Rome (Третий Рим), The Whitestone One (Белокаменная), The First Throne (Первопрестольная), The Forty Forties (Сорок Сороко('Сорок' (forty) also meant a church administrative district, which consisted of about forty churches.)
Heart of Turkey
The Big Durian (after the thorny strongly-odored fruit native to the region, seen as the equivalent of New York City or the Big Apple); J-TownColonial era: Koningin van het Oosten (Queen of the Orient)
Lion City, the Garden City, the Red Dot
Bandar, BSB
Pearl of Asia (pre-1960s); The Charming City
Peal of the Orient
Ir ha-Kodesh (The Holy City)
Bayt al-Maqdis (House of the Holiness)
City of Peace; City of David; Fortress of Zion
Jerusalem of the East (archaic)
City of Jasmine
KTM; Tri-City
The White Pigeon, The City of Stairs
Rickshaw Capital of the World, Venice of the EastCity of Mosques
Marseilles of the Gulf (late 1800s, early 1900s)Homeland
KL, Garden City of Lights
The Pink City, literally 'Rosy City'
City of Winds

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