Badakhshan

Admin ASC 1 Code
Orig. name Badakhshan
Country and Admin Code AF.01 AF

World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II . 2014.

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  • Badakhshan — (PerB| بدخشان, Tajik: Бадахшон) is a region comprising parts of northeastern Afghanistan and southeastern Tajikistan. Badakhshan Province is one of the thirty four provinces of Afghanistan. It is in the east of Afghanistan, containing the Wakhan… …   Wikipedia

  • Badakhshan —   [badax ʃaːn], Gebiet im Nordosten Afghanistans, zwischen Hindukusch und oberem Amudarja, 47 403 km2, 521 000 Einwohner, von Tadschiken und Usbeken bewohnt, Hauptstadt ist Faizabad. Das stark zerschnittene Gebirgsland dient überwiegend… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Badakhshan — Provinz Badakhshan Hauptstadt Faizabad Fläche 44.059 km² Einwohner 1.112.227 (2007) Bevölkerungsdichte ISO 3166 2 AF BDS …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Badakhshan — /bah dahkh shahn /, n. a former province in NE Afghanistan. * * * ▪ historical region, Afghanistan       historic region of northeastern Afghanistan, roughly encompassing the northern spurs of the Hindu Kush and chiefly drained by the Kowkcheh… …   Universalium

  • Badakhshan — Badakhchan (Afghanistan) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Badakhchan. بد خشان (Badakhchan) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Badakhshan — /bədækˈʃan/ (say buhdak shahn) noun an autonomous republic within Tajikistan; a mountainous region; formerly the Gorno Badakhshan Autonomous Region in the Tajik SSR within the Soviet Union. Capital: Khorog …   Australian English dictionary

  • BADAKHSHAN` —    (100), a Mohammedan territory NE. of Afghanistan, a picturesque hill country, rich in minerals; it is 200 m. from E. to W. and 150 from N. to S.; it has been often visited by travellers, from Marco Polo onwards; the inhabitants, called… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Badakhshan — /bah dahkh shahn /, n. a former province in NE Afghanistan …   Useful english dictionary

  • Badakhshan Province — Infobox Political Division name =Badakhshān alt name1 = بدخشان alt name2 = alt name3 = subdivision type =Province subdivision type link =Provinces of Afghanistan subdivision of =Afghanistan subdivision of link =Afghanistan flag flag caption =… …   Wikipedia

  • Music of Badakhshan — Badakhshan is a region of Tajikistan and Afghanistan with a unique musical heritage, especially that of the remote Pamiri Ismailis. Badakhshan s unique folk scene is said to be characteristed by the use of many chromatized tones (especially in… …   Wikipedia

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