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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The city of Ahvaz, is the capital of the Iranian province of Kh zest n. It is built on the banks of the Karun River and is situated in the middle of Kh zest n Province. The city has an average elevation of 20 meters above sea level. The city had a population of 1,338,126 in 2006. The word Ahvaz is a Persianized form of the local Ahwaz, which in turn itself is derived from a Persian word. The Dehkhoda Dictionary specifically defines the Market of the Khuzis," where "Suq" is Persian word "chahar-suy/sugh" for market, and "Ahvaz" is a plural of the form "af' l" of the word "Huz," or more precisely, the root "ha wa za," which itself comes from the Persian Huz, from Achaemenid inscriptions from where the term first appears. Thus, which refers to the non-Arabic original inhabitants of Kh zest n. More realistically, however, is that the word "Ahvaz" is Persianized form of the Arabic name of the city .show more

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  • Paperback | 168 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10mm | 254g
  • Lect Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136672596
  • 9786136672595