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Tbilisi
თბილისი
Historical center o Tbilisi

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Tbilisi  თბილისი is located in Georgia (country)
Tbilisi  თბილისი
Tbilisi
თბილისი
Location o Tbilisi in Georgia
Coordinates: 41°43′0″N 44°47′0″E / 41.71667°N 44.78333°E / 41.71667; 44.78333
Kintra  Georgie
Established c. 479 A.D
Government
 • Mayor Giorgi Ugulava
Area
 • City 726 km2 (280 sq mi)
Highest elevation 770 m (2,530 ft)
Lowest elevation 380 m (1,250 ft)
Population (2012)
 • City 1,473,551
 • Density 2,000/km2 (5,300/sq mi)
 • Metro 1,485,293
Time zone Georgian Time (UTC+4)
Area code(s) +9955 32
Website www.tbilisi.gov.ge

Tbilisi (Georgie: თბილისი, [tbiˈliːsi] Aboot this soond  , literally "Warm Spring") is the caipital an the lairgest ceety o Georgie, lyin on the banks o the Mt'k'vari (Kura) River. The name is derived frae an early Georgian form T'pilisi an it wis offeecially kent as Tiflis (ტფილისი) till 1936.[1] The ceety covers an aurie o 726 km² (280.3 square miles) an haes 1,480,000 inhabitants.

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Tbilisi is twinned wi:[2]

Brither ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Tbilisi haes a brither ceety:[6]

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  1. Pospelov, E.M. (1998). Geograficheskie nazvaniya mira. Moscow. p. 412. .
  2. 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 2.11 "Tbilisi Municipal Portal - Sister Cities". © 2009 - Tbilisi City Hall. Retrieved 2009-06-16. 
  3. "Yerevan Municipality - Sister Cities". © 2005-2009 www.yerevan.am. Retrieved 2009-06-22. 
  4. "Bristol City - Town twinning". © 2009 Bristol City Council. Retrieved 2009-07-17. 
  5. "Ankara Metropolitan Municipality: Sister Cities of Ankara". © 2007 Ankara Büyükşehir Belediyesi - Tüm Hakları Saklıdır.Kullanım Koşulları & Gizlilik. Retrieved 2008-12-08. 
  6. 6.0 6.1 "TREND: Tbilisi, Vilnius become brother cities". en.trend.az. Retrieved 2009-10-12. 
  7. "Kraków otwarty na świat" (in Pols). www.krakow.pl. Retrieved 2009-07-19. 

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Coordinates: 41°43′N 44°47′E / 41.717°N 44.783°E / 41.717; 44.783