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Samarkand

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Samarkand or Samarqand is perhaps the most famous city of modern . The city center is a UNESCO World Heritage site. The name Samarkand is derived from Old Persian asmara and from Sogdian qand.
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Samarkand

  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 504,000
  • IATA airport code: SKD
  • United Nations Location Code: UZ SKD
  • Latitude: 39.6542° or 39° 39' 15" north
  • Longitude: 66.9597° or 66° 57' 35" east
  • Elevation: 719 meters (2359 feet)
  • GeoNames ID: 1216265

Other Names for Samarkand

  • Arabic: سمرقند
  • Bulgarian: Самарканд
  • Chinese: 撒馬爾罕
  • Chinese: 撒马尔罕
  • Esperanto: Samarkando
  • French: Samarcande
  • German: Samarkand
  • German: Samarqand
  • Hebrew: סמרקנד
  • Italian: Samarcanda
  • Japanese: サマルカンド
  • Korean: 사마르칸트
  • Lithuanian: Samarkandas
  • Persian: سمرقند
  • Polish: Samarkanda
  • Portuguese: Samarcanda
  • Russian: Самарканд
  • Serbian: Самарканд
  • Spanish: Samarcanda
  • Spanish: Samarkanda
  • Turkish: Semerkant
  • Uighur: Semerqend
  • Uzbek: Samarqand

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