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Fariman is located in Iran
Coordinates: 35°42′25″N 59°51′00″E / 35.70694°N 59.85000°E / 35.70694; 59.85000Coordinates: 35°42′25″N 59°51′00″E / 35.70694°N 59.85000°E / 35.70694; 59.85000
Country  Iran
Province Razavi Khorasan
County Fariman
Bakhsh Central
Population (2006)
 • Total 32,610
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)
Fariman at GEOnet Names Server

Fariman (Persian: فريمان‎; also Romanized as Farīmān; also known as Farīmūn)[1] is a city in and the capital of Fariman County, Razavi Khorasan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 32,610, in 8,203 families.[2]

Notable people[edit]

  • Hassan Ghazizadeh Hashemi, born 21 March 1959 in Fariman; Minister of Health and Medical Education of President Hassan Rouhani
  • Morteza Motahhari, 31 January 1919 in Fariman - 1 May 1979; an Iranian cleric, philosopher, lecturer, and politician


  1. ^ Fariman can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3062717" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  2. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11.