Mariwan (Persian: مريوان, (listen) (help·info); Kurdish: مەریوان, Merîwan; also Romanized as Persian pronunciation Marīvān) is a Kurdish city in – and the capital of – Marivan County, Kurdistan Province, of Iran. Located in a region called Hawraman.
|Elevation||1,310 m (4,300 ft)|
|Population (2016 Census)|
|• Total||136,654 |
|Time zone||UTC+3:30 (IRST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+4:30 (IRDT)|
It is also known as Qal‘eh-ye Marīvān - "Fort Marivan"; formerly, Dezhe Shahpur (Persian: دِژ شاهپور), also Romanized as Dezhe Shāhpūr and Dezhe Shapoor).
- Marivan can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3074138" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
- "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11.