Jowsheqan va Kamu

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Jowsheqan va Kamu
جوشقان وكامو
city
Jowsheqan va Kamu is located in Iran
Jowsheqan va Kamu
Jowsheqan va Kamu
Coordinates: 33°36′N 51°14′E / 33.600°N 51.233°E / 33.600; 51.233Coordinates: 33°36′N 51°14′E / 33.600°N 51.233°E / 33.600; 51.233
Country  Iran
Province Isfahan
County Kashan
Bakhsh Qamsar
Population (2006)
 • Total 5,477
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Jowsheqan va Kamu (Persian: جوشقان وكامو‎, meaning "Jowsheqan and Kamu") is a city in Qamsar District, Kashan County, Isfahan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 5,477, in 1,730 families.[1]

As the name implies, the city is an amalgam of two earlier settlements: Jowsheqan (Persian: جوشقان‎, also Romanized as Jowsheqān; also known as Jowsheqān-e Qālī, Jowshaqān-e-Qālī, and Jūshqān Qāli)[2] and Kamu (Persian: کامو, also Romanized as Kāmū and Qamu).[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)" (Excel). Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original on 2011-11-11. 
  2. ^ Jowsheqan can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3068120" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  3. ^ Kamu can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3069462" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".