Vernashen

Coordinates: 39°47′38″N 45°21′48″E / 39.79389°N 45.36333°E / 39.79389; 45.36333

Vernashen (Armenian: Վերնաշեն) is a village in the Gladzor Municipality of the Vayots Dzor Province in Armenia. The 13th-century fortress of Proshaberd (also known as Boloraberd) and the Spitakavor Monastery of 1321 are located near Vernashen.

Vernashen

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Vernashen is located in Armenia
Vernashen
Vernashen
Coordinates: 39°47′38″N 45°21′48″E / 39.79389°N 45.36333°E / 39.79389; 45.36333
Country Armenia
ProvinceVayots Dzor
MunicipalityGladzor
Population
 • Total1,113
Time zoneUTC+4 (AMT)
Vernashen at GEOnet Names Server

ToponymyEdit

The village was previously known as Bashkend.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Statistical Committee of Armenia. "The results of the 2011 Population Census of the Republic of Armenia" (PDF).

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