Charchakis

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Coordinates: 40°42′02″N 44°19′28″E / 40.70056°N 44.32444°E / 40.70056; 44.32444

Charchakis
Ճարճակիս
Charchakis is located in Armenia
Charchakis
Charchakis
Coordinates: 40°42′12″N 44°19′34″E / 40.70333°N 44.32611°E / 40.70333; 44.32611
Country Armenia
Marz (Province) Aragatsotn
Population (2001)
 • Total 470
Time zone   (UTC+4)
 • Summer (DST)   (UTC)

Charchakis (Armenian: Ճարճակիս); is a village in the Aragatsotn Province of Armenia. It was originally known as Charchakes and Jarjaris. Between 1978 and 2006 the village was known as Derek. It is home to a ruined church dating back to the 5th century.

References[edit]