Yevlakh

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Yevlax
Country  Azerbaijan
City Yevlakh (city)
Population (2008)
 • Total 56,726
Time zone AZT (UTC+4)
 • Summer (DST) AZT (UTC+5)

Yevlakh is a small city in Azerbaijan. It is 265 km west of capital Baku. It is in the Yevlakh Rayon but is separate. The name is from an Old Turkic word meaning 'swampy place.'[1] It was the birthplace of Pavel Florensky.

References[change | change source]

  1. E.M. Pospelov, Geograficheskie nazvaniya mira (Moscow, 1998), p. 149.