Gharibjanyan

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Coordinates: 40°44′46″N 43°47′49″E / 40.74611°N 43.79694°E / 40.74611; 43.79694

Gharibjanyan
Ղարիբջանյան
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Gharibjanyan is located in Armenia
Gharibjanyan
Gharibjanyan
Coordinates: 40°44′46″N 43°47′49″E / 40.74611°N 43.79694°E / 40.74611; 43.79694
Country Armenia
Marz (Province) Shirak
Population (2011)
 • Total 1,055
Time zone   (UTC+4)

Gharibjanyan (Armenian: Ղարիբջանյան), formerly known as Gharakilisa, and later Aleksandrovka until 1935, is a village in the Shirak Province of Armenia. The village was renamed in 1935 in honor of Bolshevik leader Bagrat Gharibjanian, killed in 1920.[1]

Population[edit]

Population per years is the following.[2]

Year 1908 1926 1939 1959 1970 1979 1989 2001 2004
Pop. 202 345 539 667 674 595 954 953 954

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kiesling, Rediscovering Armenia, p. 79, available online at the US embassy to Armenia's website Archived June 26, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ "Dictionary of Armenian residences (Հայաստանի հանրապետության բնակավայրերի բառարան), page 129" (PDF). Retrieved April 18, 2014.