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Ardabil

اردبیل -دارالارشاد

Ardebil ( Artawila )
Tomb o Ardabil Ceety
Tomb o Ardabil Ceety
Eik-name(s): 
دارالارشاد، دارالملک، دارالعرفان، دارالامان و شهر مقدس Darolershad ( Home Of Gentrice )
Ardabil is locatit in Iran
Ardabil
Ardabil
Coordinates: 38°15′N 48°17′E / 38.250°N 48.283°E / 38.250; 48.283
KintraIran
ProvinceArdabil
CoontyArdabil
BakhshCentral
Govrenment
 • M.P.Nouradin Pirmoazen, Vali Azarvash, Hassan No'i-Aghdam
 • Govrenin BodyArdabil Ceety Cooncil
Area
 • Total18.011 km2 (6.954 sq mi)
Elevation
1351 m (4,432 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total564,365
 • Density18857/km2 (48,840/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Ardabili
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)
Postal code
56131-56491
Area code(s)(+98) 451
Websitehttp://www.eardabil.ir/ ardabil.ostan-ar.ir

Ardabil Aboot this soondpronunciation  (Persie an Azeri: اردبیل, Romanisit as Ardabīl an Ardebīl an aw[1]) is a historical ceety in north-wastren Iran. The name Ardabil comes frae the Zoroastrian name o "Artawila", which means a holy place.[2] Ardabil is the centre o Ardabil Province. At the 2011 census, its population wis 564,365, in 156,324 faimilies,[3] whaur the dominant majority are ethnic Azeris.[4][5] Notable for its silk an cairpet trade tradeetion, the auncient Ardabil Carpets are considered some o the best o the clessical Persie cairpet creations. Ardabil is kent as the seat o a Warld Heritage Steid an aw: the sanctuar an tomb o Shaikh Safî ad-Dîn, eponym o the Safavid Dynasty.

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  1. Ardabil can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3053565" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  2. Iranian Provinces: Ardabil
  3. "Census o the Islamic Republic o Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic o Iran. Archived frae the original (Excel) on 16 November 2010.
  4. "Ardabil". Looklex Encyclopaedia. Retrieved 13 August 2013.
  5. "Ardabīl". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved 13 August 2013.

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