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Isahakyan
Իսահակյան
Isahakyan is located in Armenia
Isahakyan
Isahakyan
Coordinates: 40°37′00″N 43°43′31″E / 40.61667°N 43.72528°E / 40.61667; 43.72528
Kintra Armenie
Marz (Province) Shirak
Population (2001)
 • Total 960
Time zone   (UTC+4)
 • Summer (DST)   (UTC+5)

Isahakyan (Armenie: Իսահակյան‎, Romanisit as Isaakyan an Isahakian an aw; prior tae the 1820s, Kharum; till 1945, Ghazarabad, Khazarapat an Kazarapat) is a toun in the Shirak Province o Armenie. The toun wis namit for Ghazar Aga who organisit the defence o the toun against the Persies in 1826-1828; later namit efter poet Avetik Isahakyan, who livit thare.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Kiesling, Rediscoving Armenia, p. 79, available online at the US embassy to Armenia's website