Firdos Square

Firdos Square is a public open space in central , . It is named after the Persian word Firdows, which means "paradise". The site has been the location of several monumental artworks.

Notable Places in the Area

Hotel
The is a in , located on Firdos Square. is situated 190 metres southwest of Firdos Square. Photo: Bobsmith040689, Public domain.

Synagogue
The Meir Taweig Synagogue is the only synagogue still active in , . is situated 1 km northwest of Firdos Square.

Stadium
is an All-seater multi-purpose stadium in . is situated 2 km northeast of Firdos Square. Photo: Kari0t, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Embassy
The Apostolic Nuncio to Iraq is the representative of the Holy See in . is situated 1¼ km southeast of Firdos Square.

Localities in the Area

is the capital of and one of the largest cities in the Arab world, and compared to its large population it has a small area at just 673 square kilometers. Photo: Marduksumer, Public domain.

Suburb
or Al-Rasafa is one of the nine administrative districts in , , on the eastern side of the . is situated 5 km east of Firdos Square.

Suburb
or Baghdad Al-Jidida is one of nine administrative districts in , . is situated 6 km east of Firdos Square.

Firdos Square

Latitude
33.3147° or 33° 18' 52.9" north
Longitude
44.4208° or 44° 25' 15" east
Open Location Code
8H568C7C+V8
Elevation
42 metres (138 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 6318064488
Geo­Names ID
9623544
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: ساحة الفردوس
  • Arabic: ساحه الفردوس
  • Egyptian Arabic: ميدان الفردوس
  • French: Square Firdos
  • French: square Firdos
  • German: Firdaus-Platz
  • German: Firdos-Platz
  • Hebrew: כיכר פירדוס
  • Japanese: フィルドス広場
  • Persian: میدان فردوس
  • Spanish: Plaza Firdos
  • Spanish: Plaza Firdus
  • Thai: จัตุรัสฟิรเดาส์
  • Al Firdos Square

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