Hir, Qazvin

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Hir is located in Iran
Coordinates: 36°35′41″N 50°15′36″E / 36.59472°N 50.26000°E / 36.59472; 50.26000Coordinates: 36°35′41″N 50°15′36″E / 36.59472°N 50.26000°E / 36.59472; 50.26000
Country  Iran
Province Qazvin
County Qazvin
Bakhsh West Alamut
Population (2006)
 • Total 639
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Hir (Persian: هير‎‎, also Romanized as Hīr)[1] is a village in West Alamut District, Qazvin County, Qazvin Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 2500, in 450 families.[2]

Lambsar fortress is close by.


  1. ^ Hir can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3066618" 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.