Coordinates: 38°04′N 46°18′E / 38.067°N 46.300°E / 38.067; 46.300

Tabriz (Azerbaijani:Təbriz/تبریز) (Aboot this soondpronunciation ) is the fowert lairgest ceety an ane o the historical caipitals o Iran an the caipital o East Azerbaijan Province. Situatit at an altitude o 1,350 meters at the junction o the Quri River an Aji River, it wis the seicont lairgest ceety in Iran till the late 1960s, ane o its umwhile caipitals, an residence o the croun prince unner the Qajar dynasty. The ceety haes pruiven extremely influential in the kintra’s recent history. Tabriz is locatit in a valley tae the north o the lang ridge o the volcanic cone o Sahand, sooth o the Eynali muntain. The valley opens oot intae a plain that slopes gently doun tae the northren end o Lake Urmia, 60 km tae the wast. Wi cauld winters an temperate simmers the ceety is considered a simmer resort.

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Sister ceeties an twin tounsEedit

Tabriz is twinned wi the follaein ceeties:

ReferencesEedit

  1. Baku#cite note-27,
  2. "Islamic Republic news Agency". irna.ir. Archived frae the original on 26 Mairch 2013. Retrieved 11 Februar 2013.
  3. Tabriz and Kazan sister cities agreement
  4. Agreement between Tabriz and Vienna municipality[deid airtin]

Freemit airtinsEedit

Precedit bi
Maragheh
Caipital o Iran
1265–1353
Succeedit bi
Samarkand
Precedit bi
Samarkand
Caipital o Iran
1375–1514
Succeedit bi
Qazvin


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