Firuzeh

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Firuzeh
فيروزه
city
Firuzeh is located in Iran
Firuzeh
Firuzeh
Coordinates: 36°17′09″N 58°35′10″E / 36.28583°N 58.58611°E / 36.28583; 58.58611Coordinates: 36°17′09″N 58°35′10″E / 36.28583°N 58.58611°E / 36.28583; 58.58611
Country  Iran
Province Razavi Khorasan
County Firuzeh
Bakhsh Central
Population (2006)
 • Total 4,906
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)
Firuzeh at GEOnet Names Server

Firuzeh (Persian: فيروزه‎, also Romanized as Fīrūzeh; formerly, Bozghan (Persian: بزغان‎), also Romanized as Bozghān and Barghān)[1] is a city in and the capital of Firuzeh County, in Razavi Khorasan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 4,906, in 1,288 families.[2] Firuzeh means "turquoise" in Persian.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Firuzeh can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3786172" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  2. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)" (Excel). Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original on 2011-11-11.