Martiros

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Martiros
Մարտիրոս
Martiros Մարտիրոս is locatit in Armenie
Martiros Մարտիրոս
Martiros
Մարտիրոս
Coordinates: 39°35′48″N 45°30′28″E / 39.59667°N 45.50778°E / 39.59667; 45.50778
Kintra Armenie
Marz (Province) Vayots Dzor
Population (2001)
 • Tot 662
Time zone   (UTC+4)
 • Simmer (DST)   (UTC+5)

Martiros (Armenie: Մարտիրոս) is a rural commonty (hamaynk) in the Vayk raion, Vayots Dzor Province, Armenie. Thare is a newer an aulder section tae the veelage.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

A huge khachkar in the aulder section o the veelage attests that the settlement wis foondit in 1283 at the command o Prince Prosh an his son Paron Hasan.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Grigor Grigoryan, "Essays on the History o Syunik, 9-15t Centuries" (ОЧЕРКИ ИСТОРИИ СЮНИКА IX-XVвв.), Yerevan, 1990,Chapter 3, p. 130