Masal (Persian: ماسال‎, also romanized as Māsāl; also known as Bāzār-e Māsāl, Masal-Bazar, Sar-i-Bāzar, and Sārī Bāzār Mūsār)[2] is a city and capital of Masal County, Gilan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 10,992, in 2,986 families.[3]

Masal

ماسال
City
Masal.jpg
Masal is located in Iran
Masal
Masal
Coordinates: 37°21′47″N 49°07′58″E / 37.36306°N 49.13278°E / 37.36306; 49.13278Coordinates: 37°21′47″N 49°07′58″E / 37.36306°N 49.13278°E / 37.36306; 49.13278
Country Iran
ProvinceGilan
CountyMasal
BakhshCentral
Population
 (2016 Census)
 • Total17,901 [1]
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)

The dialect of Masal is a variety of Talysh[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.amar.org.ir/english
  2. ^ Masal can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3055845" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  3. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11.
  4. ^ Asatrian, G. and H. Borjian, 2005. Talish: people and language: The state of research. Iran and the Caucasus 9/1, p 43-72