Malekan

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For the administrative subdivision, see Malekan County. For the village in Isfahan Province, see Malakan, Isfahan.
Malekan(malek kandi)
ملک کندی)ملكان)
city
Malekan(malek kandi) is located in Iran
Malekan(malek kandi)
Malekan(malek kandi)
Coordinates: 37°08′45″N 46°06′10″E / 37.14583°N 46.10278°E / 37.14583; 46.10278Coordinates: 37°08′45″N 46°06′10″E / 37.14583°N 46.10278°E / 37.14583; 46.10278
Country  Iran
Province East Azerbaijan
County Malekan
Bakhsh Central
Population (2006)
 • Total 23,989
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Malekan (Turkish: melik kendi; also Romanized as Malekān; formerly, Malik Kandi (ترکی آذربایجانی: مَلِك كَندی), also Romanized as Malek Kandī and Malikkand)[1] is a city in and the capital of Malekan County, East Azerbaijan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 23,989, in 6,356 families.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Malekan can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3073763" 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.