Arakvaz

"Arakvazi" redirects here. For the administrative subdivision, see Arkavazi Rural District.
Arakvaz
اركواز
city
Arakvaz
Arakvaz

Coordinates: 33°22′58″N 46°35′54″E / 33.38278°N 46.59833°E / 33.38278; 46.59833Coordinates: 33°22′58″N 46°35′54″E / 33.38278°N 46.59833°E / 33.38278; 46.59833

Country  Iran
Province Ilam
County Malekshahi
Bakhsh Central
Population (2006)
 • Total 14,225
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Arakvaz (Persian: اركواز‎, also Romanized as Arak Vāz, Arkavāzī, Arkvāz, Erkewaz, and Arkwāz; also known as Arak Vāz-e Malek Shāhī and Qal‘eh Darreh)[1] is a city in and capital of Malekshahi County, Ilam Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 14,225, in 2,771 families.[2] It is adjacent to the city of Delgosha, bordering it to the north.

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