Tajikistan

Tajikistan is a landlocked country on the ancient Silk Road in . The nation is unique in that the majority culture is non-Turkic, unlike its neighbors to the north and west and east.

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is the capital and largest city of Tajikistan. Photo: Ibrahimjon, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Pamir mountains, or or Pamir Knot, is a large region of high ground at the junction of several other mountain ranges of which the best-known is the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

, sometimes spelled Khodjent and known as Leninabad from 1936 to 1991, is the second-largest city of Tajikistan and the capital of Tajikistan's northernmost Sughd province. Photo: Neu holland, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Region, one of the four provinces of Tajikistan is the most populous of the four first level administrative regions. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

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The Rasht Valley is located in Tajikistan and composes a significant portion of the Region of Republican Subordination, including the six districts of , Rasht, , , and Nurabad. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The Tajikistan portion of the is in the extreme north of the country. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Zarafshan is a town in north-west Tajikistan. It is situated on the northern slope of the .

Tajikistan

Latitude of center
38.788° or 38° 47' 16.8" north
Longitude of center
71.1035° or 71° 6' 12.6" east
Population
7,220,000
Elevation
3,461 metres (11,355 feet)
Capital
Area
143,100 km² (55,251 miles²)
Currency
Somoni (TJS)
Phone code
992
Internet domain
.tj
Open­Street­Map ID
node 424314276
Geo­Names ID
1220409
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Ҭаџьыкисҭан
  • Achinese: Tajikistan
  • Adyghe; Adygei: Таджикистан
  • Afar: Ta'jikistan
  • Afrikaans: Tadjikistan
  • Akan: Tajikistan
  • Albanian: Taxhikistan
  • Albanian: Taxhikistani
  • Amharic: ታጂኪስታን
  • Amharic: ታጃኪስታን
  • Arabic: Tayikistan
  • Arabic: تاجيكستان
  • Arabic: طاجكستان
  • Arabic: طاجيكستان
  • Aragonese: Tachiquistán
  • Aramaic: ܛܐܓܝܩܣܛܐܢ
  • Armenian: Տաճիկստան
  • Armenian: Տաջիկստան
  • Assamese: তাজিকিস্তান
  • Asturian; Bable: Taxiquistán
  • Awadhi: ताजिकिस्तान
  • Aymara: Tayiksuyu
  • Azerbaijani: Tacikistan
  • Balinese: Tajikistan
  • Bambara: Tajikisitani
  • Bashkir: Тажикстан
  • Basque: Tajikistan
  • Bavarian: Tadschikistan
  • Belarusian: Таджыкістан
  • Bengali: তাজিকিস্তান
  • Bhojpuri: ताजिकिस्तान
  • Bihari : ताजिकिस्तान
  • Bishnupriya: তাজিকিস্তান
  • Bislama: Tajikistan
  • Bosnian: Tadžikistan
  • Brahui: Tájikistán
  • Breton: Tadjikistan
  • Buginese: Tajikistan
  • Bulgarian: Република Таджикистан
  • Bulgarian: Таджикистан
  • Burmese: တာဂျစ်ကစ္စတန်နိုင်ငံ
  • Burmese: တာဂျီကစ္စတန်
  • Catalan: El Tadjikistan
  • Catalan: República de Tadjikistan
  • Catalan: Tadjikistan
  • Cebuano: Tajikistan
  • Cebuano: Tayikistan
  • Central Bicolano: Tayikistan
  • Central Kurdish: تاجیکستان
  • Chavacano: Tayikistan
  • Chechen: Таджики
  • Chechen: Таджикистан
  • Cherokee: ᏔᏥᎩᏍᏔᏂ
  • Cherokee: ᏔᏥᎩᏍᏕᏂ
  • Chinese: Tajikistan
  • Chinese: Tǎjíkèsītǎn
  • Chinese: 塔吉克
  • Chinese: 塔吉克斯坦 / 塔吉克
  • Chinese: 塔吉克斯坦
  • Church Slavic: Таджикистанъ
  • Chuvash: Таджикистан
  • Cornish: Pow Tajik
  • Crimean Turkish; Crimean Tatar: Tacikistan
  • Croatian: Tadžikistan
  • Czech: Tádžikistán
  • Danish: Tadsjikistan
  • Danish: Tajikistan
  • Dimli: Tacikıstan
  • Divehi: ތަޖިކިސްތާން
  • Dutch: TJ
  • Dutch: TJK
  • Dutch: Tadzjikistan
  • Dzongkha: ཏ་ཇག་ཀིསི་ཏཱན་
  • Dzongkha: ཏ་ཇིག་གི་སཏཱན
  • Eastern Mari: Таджикистан
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: تاجيكيستان
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: طاجكستان
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Tacgicastan
  • English: Republic of Tajikistan
  • English: TJK
  • English: tj
  • English: 🇹🇯
  • Erzya: Таджикистан
  • Esperanto: Respubliko Taĝikio
  • Esperanto: TJ
  • Esperanto: Taĝikio
  • Esperanto: Taĝikistano
  • Esperanto: Taĝikujo
  • Estonian: TadĪikistan
  • Estonian: Tadžikistan
  • Estonian: Tadžikistani Vabariik
  • Ewe: Tajikistan
  • Ewe: Tajikistan nutome
  • Extremaduran: Tayiquistán
  • Faroese: Tadsjikistan
  • Fijian Hindustani: Tajikistan
  • Finnish: Tadzikistan
  • Finnish: Tadžikistan
  • Finnish: Tadžikistanin tasavalta
  • Franco-Provençal: Tadj·iquistan
  • French: TJ
  • French: Tadjikistan
  • French: la République du Tadjikistan
  • Frisian: Tadzjikistan
  • Fulah: Tajikistaan
  • Fulah: Tajikistan
  • Gaelic (Scots): Taidigeastàn
  • Gagauz: Tacikistan
  • Gallegan: Taxiquistán - Тоҷикистон
  • Gallegan: Taxiquistán
  • Ganda: Tajikisitaani
  • Georgian: ტაჯიკეთი
  • German: Tadschikistan
  • Goanese Konkani: Tajikistan
  • Goanese Konkani: ताजिकिस्तान
  • Greek: Τατζικιστάν
  • Guarani: Tajikitã
  • Guianese Creole French: Tadjikistan
  • Gujarati: તાજિકિસ્તાન
  • Gujarati: તાજીકિસ્તાન
  • Haitian; Haitian Creole: Tadjikistan
  • Hakka Chinese: Tajikistan
  • Hausa: Tajikistan
  • Hawaiian: Takisitana
  • Hebrew: טאג'יקיסטן
  • Hebrew: טג'יקיסטן
  • Hebrew: טגיקיסטן
  • Hebrew: טג׳יקיסטאן
  • Hebrew: טג׳יקיסטן
  • Hindi: तजिकिस्तान
  • Hindi: ताज़िकिस्तान
  • Hindi: ताजिकिस्तान
  • Hungarian: Tadzsikisztán
  • Hungarian: Tádzsik Köztársaság
  • Hungarian: Tádzsikisztán
  • Icelandic: Tadjíkistan
  • Icelandic: Tadsikistan
  • Icelandic: Tadsjikistan
  • Ido: Tajikistan
  • Igbo: Tajikistan
  • Iloko: Tayikistan
  • Inari Sami: Tadžikistan
  • Inari Sami: Tadžikistan täsiväldi
  • Indonesian: Tajikistan
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Tadzhikistan
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Tajikistan
  • Interlingue: Tadjikistan
  • Irish: An Táidsíceastáin
  • Irish: an Táidsíceastáin
  • Italian: Repubblica del Tagikistan
  • Italian: Tagikistan
  • Jamaican Creole English: Tajikistan
  • Japanese: タジキスタン
  • Japanese: タジキスタン共和国
  • Japanese: タジク
  • Javanese: Tajikistan
  • Kabardian: Таджыкыстэн
  • Kabiyé: Tajikistanii
  • Kabyle: Ṭajikstan
  • Kalaallisut: Tajikistani
  • Kalmyk; Oirat: Таҗикудин Орн
  • Kalmyk; Oirat: Тоҗгудин Орн
  • Kannada: ತಜಾಕಿಸ್ಥಾನ್
  • Kannada: ತಜಿಕಿಸ್ತಾನ್
  • Kara-Kalpak: Tajikstan
  • Kashmiri: تاجکِستان
  • Kashubian: Tadżikistan
  • Kazakh: Тәжікстан
  • Khmer: តាជីគីស្ថាន
  • Khmer: តាហ្ស៊ីគីស្ថាន
  • Kikuyu: Tajikistan
  • Kikuyu: Tajikistani
  • Kinyarwanda: Tajikisitani
  • Kirghiz: Тажикстан
  • Kirghiz: Тажикстан Республикасы
  • Komi-Permyak: Таджикистан
  • Komi: Таджикистан
  • Kongo: Tajikistan
  • Korean: 따쥐끼스딴
  • Korean: 타지크
  • Korean: 타지크스탄
  • Korean: 타지키스탄
  • Kurdish: Tacîkistan
  • Kurdish: تاجیکستان
  • Ladin: Tajikistan
  • Ladino: Tadjikistan
  • Lao: Tayikistan
  • Lao: ທາຈິກິດສະຖານ
  • Latin: Tadicistania
  • Latin: Tadzikistania
  • Latvian: Tadžikistāna
  • Letzeburgesch: Tadjikistan
  • Letzeburgesch: Tadschikistan
  • Lezghian: Таджикистан
  • Ligurian: Tajikistan
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Tadzjikistan
  • Lingala: Tazikisitá
  • Lingala: Tazikistáni
  • Lithuanian: Tadžikija
  • Lithuanian: Tadžikistanas
  • Lithuanian: Tadžikistas
  • Livvi: Tadžikistuanu
  • Lombard: Tagikistan
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Tadschikistan
  • Luba-Katanga: Tazikisita
  • Macedonian: Таџикистан
  • Madurese: Tajikistan
  • Maithili: ताजिकिस्तान
  • Malagasy: Tajikistan
  • Malagasy: Tajikistana
  • Malagasy: Tajikistàna
  • Malay (generic): Tajikistan
  • Malayalam: താജിക്കിസ്ഥാൻ
  • Maltese: Repubblika tat-Taġikistan
  • Maltese: Taġikistan
  • Maltese: it-Taġikistan
  • Manx: Yn Tajikistaan
  • Marathi: ताजिकिस्तान
  • Mazanderani: تاجیکئون
  • Mazanderani: تاجیکستان
  • Mazanderani: تاجیکستون
  • Min Dong Chinese: Tajikistan
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tajikistan
  • Minangkabau: Tajikistan
  • Mingrelian: ტაჯიკეთი
  • Mirandese: Tadjiquiston
  • Moksha: Таджикистан
  • Mongolian: Тажикистан
  • Moroccan Spoken Arabic: طادجيكيستان
  • Nauru: Tadjikitan
  • Navajo: Tʼajiʼ Bikéyah
  • Ndebele, North: Tajikistan
  • Nepali: ताजकिस्तान
  • Nepali: ताजिकिस्तान
  • Newari: ताजिकिस्तान
  • Northern Frisian: Tadjikistaan
  • Northern Frisian: Tadjikistan
  • Northern Luri: تاجیکستان
  • Northern Sami: Tažikistan
  • Northern Sami: Tažikistana dásseváldi
  • Northern Sami: Tažikistan dásseváldi
  • Norwegian: Tadsjikistan
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Republikken Tadsjikistan
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tadsjikistan
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Tadsjikistan
  • Novial: Tajikistan
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Tatgiquistan
  • Oriya: ତାଜାକିସ୍ଥାନ
  • Oriya: ତାଜିକିସ୍ଥାନ୍
  • Oromo: Taajaakistaan
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Таджикистан
  • Pali: ताजिकिस्थान
  • Pampanga: Tajikistan
  • Panjabi: ਤਾਜਿਕਸਤਾਨ
  • Panjabi: ਤਾਜਿਕਿਸਤਾਨ
  • Papiamento: Tajikistan
  • Pennsylvania German: Datschikischtaan
  • Persian: تاجیکستان
  • Piemontese: Tagikistan
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Tajikistaan
  • Polish: Tadżykistan
  • Portuguese: Tadjiquistão
  • Portuguese: Tajiquistão
  • Pushto: تاجيکستان
  • Pushto: تاجکستان
  • Quechua: Tayikistán
  • Quechua: Tayiksuyu
  • Raeto-Romance: Tadschikistan
  • Romanian: Tadjikistan
  • Romanian: Tajikistan
  • Rundi: Tajikisitani
  • Russia Buriat: Таджикистан
  • Russia Buriat: Тажикистан
  • Russian: РТ
  • Russian: Республика Таджикистан
  • Russian: Таджикистан
  • Rusyn: Таджікістан
  • Samoan: Tajikistan
  • Sango: Taazikiistäan
  • Sanskrit: ताजिकिस्थान
  • Santali: ᱛᱟᱡᱤᱠᱤᱥᱛᱟᱱ
  • Sardinian: Tagikistan
  • Sardinian: Tagikistàn
  • Schwyzerdütsch: Tadschikistan
  • Scots: Tajikistan
  • Seraiki: تاجکستان
  • Serbian: Tadžikistan
  • Serbian: Таџикистан
  • Serbo-Croatian: Tadžikistan
  • Shan: မိူင်းတႃႇၵျီႇၵီႇသတၼ်ႇ
  • Shona: Tajikistan
  • Sicilian: Tagikistan
  • Sindhi: تاجڪستان
  • Sinhalese: ටජිකිස්තානය
  • Sinhalese: ටජිකිස්ථාන්
  • Skolt Sami: Tadžikistaan
  • Skolt Sami: Tadžikistaan tääʹssväʹldd
  • Slovak: Tadžikistan
  • Slovenian: Tadžikistan
  • Somali: Tadsjikistan
  • Somali: Tajikistan
  • Sorbian, Lower: Tadźikistan
  • Sorbian, Lower: Tadžikistan
  • Sorbian, Upper: Tadźikistan
  • South Azerbaijani: تاجیکیستان
  • Spanish: Republica de Tayikistan
  • Spanish: República de Tayikistán
  • Spanish: Tajikistan
  • Spanish: Tajikistán
  • Spanish: Tayikistan
  • Spanish: Tayikistán
  • Sundanese: Tajikistan
  • Swahili (generic): Tajikistan
  • Swahili (generic): Tajikistani
  • Swati: IThajiki
  • Swedish: Republiken Tadzjikistan
  • Swedish: Tadzjikistan
  • Tagalog: Tajikistan
  • Tagalog: Tayikistan
  • Tajik: Jumhurii Tojikiston
  • Tajik: tj
  • Tajik: Тоҷикистон
  • Tajik: тҷ
  • Tajik: тҷк
  • Tajik: ҶТ
  • Tajik: Ҷумҳурии Тоҷикистон
  • Tajik: 🇹🇯
  • Tamil: தஜிகிஸ்தான்
  • Taroko: Tajikistan
  • Tatar: Таҗикстан
  • Telugu: టాజీకిస్తాన్
  • Telugu: తజికిస్తాన్
  • Tetum: Tajikistaun
  • Thai: ทาจิกิสถาน
  • Thai: ประเทศทาจิกิสถาน
  • Tibetan: ཐ་ཇི་ཁེ་སི་ཏན།
  • Tigrinya: ታጃኪስታን
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Tasikitani
  • Tosk Albanian: Tadschikistan
  • Tumbuka: Tajikistan
  • Tunisian Spoken Arabic: طاجيكستان
  • Turkish: Tacikistan
  • Turkmen: Täjigistan
  • Udmurt: Таджикистан
  • Uighur: تاجىكىستان
  • Ukrainian: Таджикистан
  • Ukrainian: Таджикістан
  • Urdu: تاجکستان
  • Uzbek: Tojikiston
  • Venetian: Tajìkistan
  • Venetian: Tazìkistan
  • Veps: Tadžikistan
  • Vietnamese: Tajikistan
  • Vietnamese: Tát-gi-ki-xtan (Tajikistan)
  • Vietnamese: Tát-gi-ki-xtan
  • Vlaams: Tadzjikistan
  • Volapük: Tacikistän
  • Waray (Philippines): Tayikistan
  • Welsh: Tajicistan
  • Welsh: Tajikistan
  • Western Balochi: تاجیکستان
  • Western Panjabi: تاجکستان
  • Wolof: Tajikistaan
  • Wolof: Tajikistaŋ
  • Wu Chinese: 塔吉克斯坦
  • Yakut: Тадьикистаан
  • Yiddish: טאדזשיקיסטאן
  • Yoruba: Tajikistan
  • Yoruba: Takisitani
  • Yue Chinese: 塔吉克
  • Zeeuws: Tadzjikistan
  • Zhuang: Tajikistan
  • Zulu: i-Tajikistan
  • Tadjicistan
  • Tadsíkistan
  • Tadzhik Soviet Socialist Republic
  • Tadzhikskaya Sovetskaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika
  • Tadżykistůn
  • Tadžikistans
  • Tajik Soviet Socialist Republic
  • Tayictlālpan
  • Tayiquistan
  • ටජිකිස්ථානය

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