Naqadeh

Naqadeh, also known as Naghadeh, Naghdeh and Nagadeh (formerly known as Sulduz; also Romanized as Sulduz, Solduz and Suldoz),[2] is a town in and the township centre of Naqadeh County, West Azerbaijan Province, Iran.

Naqadeh

نقده
Town
Naqadeh is located in Iran
Naqadeh
Naqadeh
Coordinates: 36°57′19″N 45°23′17″E / 36.95528°N 45.38806°E / 36.95528; 45.38806Coordinates: 36°57′19″N 45°23′17″E / 36.95528°N 45.38806°E / 36.95528; 45.38806
Country Iran
ProvinceWest Azerbaijan
CountyNaqadeh
Bakhsh MohammadyarCentral
Population
 (2017 Census)
 • Total81,598 [1]
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)

HistoryEdit

In 1917, there were 598 Assyrians in 108 families at Sulduz; 35 were elderly, 60 were orphans, and 84 were able-bodied.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.amar.org.ir/english
  2. ^ Naqadeh can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3076454" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  3. ^ Ishaya (2010), pp. 233-234.

BibliographyEdit

  • Ishaya, Arianne (2010). Familiar Faces in Unfamiliar Places: Assyrians in the California Heartland 1911 - 2010.