Jirandeh

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Jirandeh
جيریندیه
Jirindih
city
Jirandeh is located in Iran
Jirandeh
Jirandeh
Coordinates: 36°42′00″N 49°47′30″E / 36.70000°N 49.79167°E / 36.70000; 49.79167Coordinates: 36°42′00″N 49°47′30″E / 36.70000°N 49.79167°E / 36.70000; 49.79167
Country  Iran
Province Gilan
County Rudbar
Bakhsh Amarlu
Population (2006)
 • Total 2,616
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Jirandeh (Persian: جيرنده‎‎, jirandeh) (Tati: جیریندیه, Jirindih)[1] is a city in and the capital of Amarlu District, in Rudbar County, Gilan Province, Iran.

It is located north of the Shahrood river in the Alborz (Elburz) mountain range.

At the 2006 census, its population was 2,616, in 754 families.[2] Its residents are Tat people and they speak the Tati language.[3][4]

Etymology[edit]

In the Tati language, Jirindih means the lower village: Jirindih = Jirin (Lower) + Dih (village, land)

Places near Jirandeh[edit]

  1. Ainahdih
  2. Dosalan
  3. Askabon
  4. Lavarbon
  5. Mianah kushk

Rivers[edit]

  • Rudxan

Tribes[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jirandeh can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3068001" 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. 
  3. ^ Cf. RaZmArA, Farhang-e Joghrafia'i-e Iran, vol 2, Tehran, p. 74.
  4. ^ Guyeš-e Tāti-y-e Rudbār (The Tati Dialect of Rudbar), Jahandoost Sabzalipour, Rasht: Farhang-e Iliya Press, 2011
  • Book of Amarlu - M.M. Zand

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