Taperakan

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Taperakan
Տափերական
Taperakan is located in Armenia
Taperakan
Taperakan
Coordinates: 39°55′07″N 44°36′22″E / 39.91861°N 44.60611°E / 39.91861; 44.60611
Country Armenia
Marz (Province) Ararat
Population (2008)
 • Total 3,706

Coordinates: 39°55′07″N 44°36′22″E / 39.91861°N 44.60611°E / 39.91861; 44.60611 Taperakan (Armenian: Տափերական,also Romanized as Tap’erakan; formerly, Kirov[1]) is a town in the Ararat Province of Armenia. The town was formerly named for Sergey Kirov, an early Bolshevik leader.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kiesling, Rediscoving Armenia, p. 27, available online at the US embassy to Armenia's website