Amberd, Armavir

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Coordinates: 40°14′30″N 44°16′22″E / 40.24167°N 44.27278°E / 40.24167; 44.27278

Amberd
Ամբերդ
Amberd is located in Armenia
Amberd
Amberd
Coordinates: 40°14′30″N 44°16′22″E / 40.24167°N 44.27278°E / 40.24167; 44.27278
Country Armenia
Marz (Province) Armavir
Population (2008)
 • Total 1,376
Time zone   (UTC+4)
 • Summer (DST)   (UTC)

Amberd (Armenian: Ամբերդ); known as Franganots until 1978, is a village in the Armavir Province of Armenia. The village is home to the historic church of Thomas the Apostle, dating back to the 12th century.

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