Gavar

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Gavar
Գավառ
Gavar
Gavar
Eik-name(s): 
Kyavarr
Gavar Գավառ is locatit in Armenie
Gavar Գավառ
Gavar
Գավառ
Coordinates: 40°21′32″N 45°07′36″E / 40.35889°N 45.12667°E / 40.35889; 45.12667
Kintra Armenie
MarzGegharkunik
Established
Ceety status
1830
1850
Govrenment
 • MayorGurgen Martirosyan
Area
 • Total35 km2 (14 sq mi)
Elevation
2000 m (7,000 ft)
Population
 (2009)
 • Total25,700
 • Density734/km2 (1,900/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+4 (UTC+04:00)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+5 (UTC+05:00)
WebsiteOfficial site
Sources: Population [1]

Gavar (Armenie: Գավառ), is a ceety an the provincial caipital o the Armenie province o Gegharkunik. It wis kent as Nor Bayezet or Novyi Bayazet till 1959, then Kamo (namit in honour o Bolshevik o the same name) till 1996. The toun is situatit in the muntains wi an average altitude o 2000 metres abuin sea level, on a distance o 98 kilometres tae the east o the caipital Yerevan.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Gavar at GEOnet Names Server
  • Report of the results of the 2001 Armenian Census, Naitional Statistical Service o the Republic o Armenie
  • World Gazeteer: Armenia – World-Gazetteer.com
  • Kiesling, Brady (2005), Rediscovering Armenia: Guide, Yerevan, Armenia: Matit Graphic Design Studio
  • Brady Kiesling, Rediscovering Armenia, p. 44; oreeginal airchived at Archive.org, an current version online on Armeniapedia.org.

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