Anushavan

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Anushavan
Անուշավան
community
Anushavan is located in Armenia
Anushavan
Anushavan
Coordinates: 40°38′31″N 43°58′56″E / 40.64194°N 43.98222°E / 40.64194; 43.98222Coordinates: 40°38′31″N 43°58′56″E / 40.64194°N 43.98222°E / 40.64194; 43.98222
Country  Armenia
Marz (Province) Shirak
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,185
Time zone   (UTC+4)
 • Summer (DST)   (UTC+5)
Anushavan at GEOnet Names Server

Anushavan (Armenian: Անուշավան; prior to 1969, Parni, Pokr Parni, Parni Sultan and Bekyand) is a village and rural community (municipality) in the Shirak Province of Armenia. In 1969, the town was renamed in honor of Dr. Anushavan Galoyan, a World War II hero.[1] The National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia (ARMSTAT) reported its population was 2,185 in 2010,[2] up from 1,983 at the 2001 census.[3]

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