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For the administrative subdivisions, see Jenah District and Jenah Rural District.
Janah is located in Iran
Coordinates: 27°01′13″N 54°17′02″E / 27.02028°N 54.28389°E / 27.02028; 54.28389Coordinates: 27°01′13″N 54°17′02″E / 27.02028°N 54.28389°E / 27.02028; 54.28389
Country  Iran
Province Hormozgan
County Bastak
Bakhsh Jenah
Population (2006)
 • Total 5,636
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Janah (Persian: جناح‎‎, also Romanized as Jenāḩ, Janāḩ, and Jonāḩ; also known as Janna, Chāleh, and Farāmarzān)[1] is a city in and the capital of Jenah District, in Bastak County, Hormozgan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 5,636, in 1,322 families.[2]

Jenah's inhabitants speak Janahi, a dialect of Larestani Persian. Janah was traditionally part of the region of Larestan. Janah's inhabitants are Larestani people.



  1. ^ Jenah can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3068058" 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. 


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  • . اطلس گیتاشناسی استان‌های ایران [Atlas Gitashenasi Ostanhai Iran] (Gitashenasi Province Atlas of Iran)

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