| Share
 

Sahand

Sahand (sähändˈ) [key], peak, 12,140 ft (3,700 m) high, NW Iran, S of Tabriz. It is snow-covered most of the year and is traditionally associated with the prophet Zoroaster.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on Sahand from Infoplease:

  • Maragheh - Maragheh Maragheh , city (1991 pop. 117,388), East Azerbaijan prov., NW Iran, on the southern ...
  • Tabriz - Tabriz Tabriz , city (1991 pop. 1,088,985), capital of East Azerbaijan prov., NW Iran, on the Aji ...
  • Encyclopedia: Middle Eastern Physical Geography - Encyclopeadia articles concerning Middle Eastern Physical Geography.

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Middle Eastern and Iranian Physical Geography


Premium Partner Content
HighBeam Research
Documents Images and Maps Reference
(from Newspapers, Magazines, Journals, Newswires, Transcripts and Books)

Research our extensive archive of more than 80 million articles from 6,500 publications.

Additional search results provided by HighBeam Research, LLC. © Copyright 2005. All rights reserved.

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring