Shiraz

Shiraz is the capital city of the province and a treasure trove of Persian culture. It was the capital of during the Zand dynasty's era, and is the celebrated birthplace of the great Persian poets Hafiz and Saadi.
Photo: آرش, CC BY-SA 3.0. Photo: parapet, CC BY 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
The is a museum in Shiraz, , southern . Photo: Ahura21, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Garden
is a historic Persian garden in Shiraz, . Photo: Siamak.ess, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Marketplace
is the main bazaar of Shiraz, , located in the historical center of the city. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Mosque
Jameh Mosque of Atigh is a 9th-century mosque in Shiraz, the capital of , , Atigh… Photo: anaareh saaveh, CC BY 2.0.

Shiraz

Latitude
29.606° or 29° 36' 21.7" north
Longitude
52.5378° or 52° 32' 16.1" east
Open Location Code
7HXJJG4Q+C4
Population
1,570,000
IATA airport code
SYZ
United Nations Location Code
IR SYZ
Elevation
1,545 metres (5,069 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 26082452
Geo­Names ID
115019
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Sjiraz
  • Albanian: Shirazi
  • Arabic: Shiraz, Iran
  • Arabic: شيراز
  • Armenian: Շիրազ
  • Asturian; Bable: Shiraz
  • Azerbaijani: Şiraz
  • Basque: Xiraz
  • Belarusian: Шыраз
  • Bengali: শিরাজ
  • Bosnian: Širaz
  • Breton: Shiraz
  • Bulgarian: Шираз
  • Catalan: Xiraz
  • Cebuano: Shiraz
  • Central Kurdish: شیراز
  • Chechen: Шираз
  • Chinese: 史拉子
  • Chinese: 失剌思
  • Chinese: 西菈子
  • Chinese: 設拉子
  • Crimean Turkish; Crimean Tatar: Şiraz
  • Croatian: Širaz
  • Czech: Šíráz
  • Danish: Shiraz
  • Dimli: Şiraz
  • Dutch: Shiraz
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: شيراز
  • English: Shiraz city
  • Erzya: Шираз ош
  • Esperanto: Ŝirazo
  • Estonian: Shīrāz
  • Finnish: Šīrāz
  • French: Chiraz
  • French: Shiraz
  • Gallegan: Shiraz
  • Gallegan: Xiraz
  • Gallegan: شیراز
  • Georgian: შირაზი
  • German: Schiras
  • Gilaki: شیراز
  • Greek: Σιράζ
  • Gujarati: શિરાઝ
  • Hausa: Shiraz
  • Hebrew: שיראז
  • Hindi: शीराज
  • Hindi: शीराज़
  • Hindi: शीराझ्
  • Hungarian: Siráz
  • Icelandic: Shiraz
  • Indonesian: Shiraz
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Shiraz
  • Italian: Shiraz
  • Japanese: シーラーズ
  • Kalaallisut: Shiraz
  • Kannada: ಶಿರಾಜ್
  • Kannada: ಶೀರಾಝ್
  • Kazakh: Шираз
  • Kirghiz: Шираз
  • Korean: 시라즈
  • Kurdish: Şîraz
  • Latvian: Šīrāza
  • Lithuanian: Širazas
  • Macedonian: Шираз
  • Malagasy: Shiraz
  • Malay (generic): Shiraz
  • Maori: Shiraz
  • Marathi: शिराझ
  • Mazanderani: شیراز
  • Mongolian: Шираз
  • Moroccan Spoken Arabic: شيراز
  • Northern Luri: شیراز
  • Northern Sami: Širaz
  • Norwegian: Shiraz
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Shiraz
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Шираз
  • Panjabi: ਸ਼ਿਰਾਜ਼
  • Persian: Shīrāz
  • Persian: تیرازیس
  • Persian: شهر راز
  • Persian: شهر گل و بلبل
  • Persian: شیراز
  • Persian: کلانشهر شیراز
  • Polish: Sziraz
  • Portuguese: Chiraz
  • Portuguese: Shiraz
  • Portuguese: Xiraz
  • Pushto: شیراز
  • Quechua: Shiraz
  • Quechua: Širâz
  • Romanian: Shiraz
  • Russian: Шираз
  • Sardinian: Shiraz
  • Schwyzerdütsch: Schiras
  • Scots: Shiraz
  • Serbian: Шираз
  • Serbo-Croatian: Širaz
  • Sinhalese: ශිරාස්
  • Slovenian: Širaz
  • South Azerbaijani: شیراز
  • Spanish: Shiraz
  • Spanish: ciudad de la poesia
  • Spanish: ciudad de la poesía
  • Spanish: ciudad de las luciernagas
  • Spanish: ciudad de las luciérnagas
  • Spanish: ciudad de las rosas
  • Spanish: ciudad del vino
  • Spanish: Širâz
  • Swahili (generic): Shiraz
  • Swedish: Shiraz
  • Tajik: Шероз
  • Tamil: சிராசு
  • Tamil: சீராசு
  • Tatar: Шираз
  • Telugu: షిరాజ్
  • Thai: ชีรอซ
  • Thai: ชีราซ
  • Tosk Albanian: Schiras
  • Turkish: Şiraz
  • Turkmen: Şiraz
  • Udmurt: Шираз
  • Uighur: شىراز
  • Ukrainian: Шираз
  • Ukrainian: Шіраз (Іран)
  • Urdu: شیراز
  • Uzbek: Sheroz
  • Vietnamese: Shiraz
  • Waray (Philippines): Shiraz, Iran
  • Welsh: Shiraz
  • Western Panjabi: شیراز
  • Wu Chinese: 设拉子
  • Yue Chinese: 設拉子
  • Chimaz
  • Syiraz

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