Armavir (village)

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Coordinates: 40°05′23″N 44°02′54″E / 40.08972°N 44.04833°E / 40.08972; 44.04833

Armavir
Արմավիր
Armavir is located in Armenia
Armavir
Armavir
Coordinates: 40°05′23″N 44°02′54″E / 40.08972°N 44.04833°E / 40.08972; 44.04833
Country Armenia
Marz (Province) Armavir
Population (2008)
 • Total 2,989
Time zone   (UTC+4)
 • Summer (DST)   (UTC+5)

Armavir (Armenian: Արմավիր, until 1935, Kurdukuli, Kurdu-Kuli, and Ghrdghuli) is a village in the Armavir Province of Armenia. Cuneiform inscriptions of Urartian King Sarduri II[1] were found at Armavir.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sayce, A. H. (January 1888). "The Cuneiform Inscriptions of Van". The Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland (Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland) 20 (1): 30. JSTOR 25208888. Retrieved July 30, 2013. "It will be noticed that the inscriptions of Armavir, so far as they are known, all belong to Sarduris II."