Sarukhan

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Coordinates: 40°17′21″N45°08′03″E / 40.28917°N 45.13417°E / 40.28917; 45.13417

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Sarukhan

Սարուխան
Sarukhan village, Armenia.jpg
Village entrance
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Sarukhan
Coordinates: 40°17′21″N45°08′03″E / 40.28917°N 45.13417°E / 40.28917; 45.13417
Country Flag of Armenia.svg  Armenia
Province Gegharkunik
Population
 (2011) [1]
  Total8,309
Time zone UTC+4 (AMT)
Sarukhan at GEOnet Names Server

Sarukhan (Armenian : Սարուխան) is a village in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia.

Toponymy

The village was named Sarukhan in honor of the communist activist Hovhannes Sarukhanian (1882-1920). The village was previously known as Dalikardash.

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References

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