Razmian

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Razmian
رازميان
city
Razmian is located in Iran
Razmian
Razmian
Coordinates: 36°32′27″N 50°12′45″E / 36.54083°N 50.21250°E / 36.54083; 50.21250Coordinates: 36°32′27″N 50°12′45″E / 36.54083°N 50.21250°E / 36.54083; 50.21250
Country  Iran
Province Qazvin
County Qazvin
Bakhsh Alamut-e Gharbi
Population (2006)
 • Total 965
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IDST (UTC+4:30)
Razmian at GEOnet Names Server

Razmian (Persian: رازميان‎, also Romanized as Rāzmīān)[1] is a city in and the capital of Alamut-e Gharbi District, in Qazvin County, Qazvin Province, Iran. At the 2006 census its population was 965, in 284 families.[2] People of Razmian are Tat and they speak Tati language.[3][4][5]

Lambsar Castle[edit]

Lambsar Castle, about 5km far from Razmian

Lambsar or Lambesar castle, one of the largest and the most fortified and unconquerable castles of the Ismailis (Assassin) in Iran, is about 5 km far from Razmian.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Razmian can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "10977600" 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. ^ A Grammar of Southern Tati Dialects, Ehsan Yar-Shater, 1969.
  4. ^ Tats of Iran and Caucasus, Ali Abdoli, 2010.
  5. ^ Stilo, D. 1981: "The Tati dialects in the Sociolinguistic Context of Northwestern Iran and Transcaucasia" In: Iranian Studies 14.3/4, 137-187.