Registan square

The Registan was the heart of the ancient city of of the Timurid Empire, now in . The name Rēgistan means "sandy place" or "desert" in Persian.

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, also called charsu, in , , is a domed, hexagonal building southeast of the Registan at the intersection of the roads connecting , , , and . is situated 100 metres northeast of Registan square. Photo: Alaexis, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Mosque
The Mosque is one of the most important monuments of . is situated 740 metres northeast of Registan square. Photo: Alaexis, CC BY-SA 2.5.

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Shah-i-Zinda is a necropolis in the north-eastern part of , . is situated 1¼ km northeast of Registan square. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0 de.

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, also called Siab Bazaar, is the largest bazaar in , . is situated 1 km northeast of Registan square. Photo: Yoshi Canopus, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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or Samarqand is perhaps the most famous city of modern . Photo: eltito, CC BY 2.0.

Registan square

Latitude
39.6549° or 39° 39' 17.7" north
Longitude
66.9759° or 66° 58' 33.3" east
Open­Street­Map ID
way 210910343
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Registan
  • Arabic: ريجستان
  • Armenian: Ռեգիստան (Սամարղանդ)
  • Armenian: Ռեգիստան
  • Asturian: Registán
  • Azerbaijani: Registan meydanı
  • Bashkir: Регистан
  • Basque: Registan
  • Bengali: রেগিস্তান
  • Bulgarian: Регистан (Самарканд)
  • Bulgarian: Регистан
  • Catalan: Registan
  • Chinese: 列吉斯坦
  • Chinese: 雷吉斯坦
  • Chinese: 雷基斯坦
  • Czech: Registán
  • Dutch: Registan
  • English: Registan
  • Esperanto: Registan
  • French: Place du Régistan
  • French: Régistan
  • Georgian: რეგისტანის მოედანი
  • German: Registan
  • German: Registan-Platz
  • Italian: Registan
  • Japanese: レギスタン広場
  • Korean: 레기스탄
  • Malay: Registan
  • Malayalam: റെജിസ്ഥാൻ
  • Panjabi: ਰੇਗਿਸਤਾਨ
  • Persian: ریگستان
  • Portuguese: Registan
  • Russian: Площадь Регистан
  • Russian: Регистан
  • Serbian: Registan
  • Spanish: Registan
  • Spanish: Registán
  • Swedish: Registan
  • Tagalog: Registan
  • Tajik: Регистон
  • Tatar: Регистан
  • Thai: รีจิสถาน
  • Turkish: Registan
  • Ukrainian: Регістан
  • Urdu: ریگستان، سمرقند
  • Uzbek: Registon
  • Uzbek: Registon ansambli
  • Vietnamese: Quảng trường Registan
  • Waray (Philippines): Registan
  • Western Frisian: Registan
  • Registon maydoni

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