Yerevan

Yerevan
Երևան
Ceety
Yerevan skyline wi Munt Ararat in the backgrund
Yerevan skyline wi Munt Ararat in the backgrund
Banner o Yerevan
Banner
Offeecial seal o Yerevan
Seal
Yerevan is locatit in Armenie
Yerevan
Yerevan
Location o Yerevan in Armenie
Coordinates: 40°11′N 44°31′E / 40°11′N 44°31′E / 40.183; 44.517
KintraArmenie
Established782 BC
Govrenment
 • MayorKaren Karapetyan
Aurie
 • Total300 km2 (100 sq mi)
Elevation989.4 m (3,246.1 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Tot1,119,000
 • Density4,896/km2 (12,680/sq mi)
Time zoneGMT+4 (UTC+4)
 • Simmer (DST)GMT+5 (UTC+5)
Aurie code(s)+374 10
Wabsteidwww.yerevan.am
Sources: Yerevan city area [1] Sources: City population [2]

Yerevan (Armenie: Երևան or Երեւան, Armenian pronunciation: [jɛɾɛˈvɑn]) is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Armenie an ane o the warld's auldest continuously-inhabitit ceeties. Situatit alang the Hrazdan River, Yerevan is the admeenistrative, cultural, an industrial centre o the kintra. It haes been the caipital syne 1918, the thirteent in the history o Armenie.

The history o Yerevan dates back tae the 8t century BC, wi the foondin o the fortress o Erebuni in 782 BC bi keeng Argishti I at the wastren extreme o the Ararat plain.[3] Efter Warld War I, Yerevan became the caipital o the Democratic Republic o Armenie as thoosans o survivors o the Armenie Genocide settled in the aurie. The ceety expandit rapidly durin the 20t century as Armenie became ane o the fifteen republics in the Soviet Union. In fiftie years, Yerevan wis transformed frae a toun o a few thoosan residents athin the Roushie Empire, tae Armenie's principal cultural, airtistic, an industrial center, as well as becomin the seat o naitional govrenment.

Wi the growthe o the economy o the kintra, Yerevan haes been unnergoin major transformation as mony pairts o the ceety hae been the recipient o new construction syne the early 2000s, an retail ootlets sic as restaurants, shops an street cafes, which wur rare durin Soviet times, hae multiplied.

In 2009, the population o Yerevan wis estimatit tae be 1,119,000 fowk wi the agglomeration aroond the ceety regroupin 1,245,700 fowk (2007 offeecial estimate),[4] mair nor a third o aw the population o Armenie.

Other Languages
Acèh: Yèrèvan
адыгабзэ: Ереван
Afrikaans: Jerewan
Akan: Erevan
አማርኛ: ዬሬቫን
aragonés: Erevan
العربية: يريفان
asturianu: Yereván
авар: Ереван
azərbaycanca: İrəvan
تۆرکجه: ایروان
башҡортса: Ереван
беларуская: Ерэван
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Ерэван
български: Ереван
བོད་ཡིག: ཡེ་རེ་ཝན།
brezhoneg: Yerevan
bosanski: Jerevan
буряад: Ереван
català: Erevan
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: Yerevan
нохчийн: Ереван
کوردی: یەریڤان
qırımtatarca: Yerevan
čeština: Jerevan
Чӑвашла: Ереван
Cymraeg: Yerevan
dansk: Jerevan
Deutsch: Jerewan
Zazaki: Yerêvan
Ελληνικά: Γερεβάν
English: Yerevan
Esperanto: Erevano
español: Ereván
eesti: Jerevan
euskara: Erevan
فارسی: ایروان
Fulfulde: Yerevan
suomi: Jerevan
Võro: Jerevan
français: Erevan
arpetan: Yèrèvan
Nordfriisk: Jerewan
Frysk: Jerevan
Gaeilge: Eireaván
Gagauz: Erivan
Gàidhlig: Yerevan
galego: Iereván
Gaelg: Yerevan
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Yerevan
עברית: ירוואן
हिन्दी: येरवान
Fiji Hindi: Yerevan
hrvatski: Erevan
hornjoserbsce: Jerjewan
Kreyòl ayisyen: Erevàn
magyar: Jereván
հայերեն: Երևան
Bahasa Indonesia: Yerevan
Interlingue: Jerevan
Ilokano: Yerevan
Ido: Yerevan
íslenska: Jerevan
italiano: Erevan
日本語: エレバン
Basa Jawa: Yerevan
ქართული: ერევანი
Qaraqalpaqsha: Erevan
Taqbaylit: Erevan
қазақша: Ереван
ಕನ್ನಡ: ಯೆರೆವಾನ್
한국어: 예레반
kurdî: Êrîvan
коми: Ереван
Кыргызча: Ереван
Latina: Erevanum
Ladino: Djerevan
Lëtzebuergesch: Eriwan
лезги: Ереван
Lingua Franca Nova: Ierevan
Limburgs: Jerevan
Ligure: Erevan
lumbaart: Erevan
لۊری شومالی: ایرڤان
lietuvių: Jerevanas
latviešu: Erevāna
мокшень: Ереван ошсь
Malagasy: Yerevan
олык марий: Ереван
Māori: Yerevan
македонски: Ереван
മലയാളം: യെറിവാൻ
монгол: Ереван
Bahasa Melayu: Yerevan
эрзянь: Ереван ош
مازِرونی: ایروان
Nāhuatl: Erevan
Nederlands: Jerevan
norsk nynorsk: Jerevan
norsk: Jerevan
Chi-Chewa: Yerevan
occitan: Erevan
Livvinkarjala: Jerevanu
Ирон: Ереван
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: ਯੇਰਵਾਨ
Papiamentu: Yerevan
polski: Erywań
Piemontèis: Erevan
پنجابی: یریوان
português: Erevan
Runa Simi: Yerevan
română: Erevan
русский: Ереван
Kinyarwanda: Yerevan
संस्कृतम्: येरेवान
саха тыла: Ереван
sardu: Erevan
sicilianu: Erevan
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Erevan
Simple English: Yerevan
slovenčina: Jerevan
slovenščina: Erevan
chiShona: Yerevan
shqip: Jerevani
српски / srpski: Јереван
Basa Sunda: Yérévan
svenska: Jerevan
Kiswahili: Yerevan
தமிழ்: யெரெவான்
తెలుగు: యెరెవాన్
тоҷикӣ: Ереван
Türkmençe: Ýerewan
Tagalog: Yerevan
Türkçe: Erivan
татарча/tatarça: Ереван
удмурт: Ереван
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: يېرېۋان
українська: Єреван
اردو: یریوان
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Yerevan
vèneto: Èrivan
vepsän kel’: Jerevan
Tiếng Việt: Yerevan
West-Vlams: Yerevan
Volapük: Yerevan
Winaray: Yerevan
მარგალური: ერევანი
ייִדיש: יערעוואן
Yorùbá: Yerevan
Zeêuws: Jerevan
中文: 葉里溫
文言: 埃里溫
Bân-lâm-gú: Yerevan
粵語: 埃里溫