[ham-uh-dan; Persian ha-ma-dahn]
- a city in W Iran.
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The cleric was apparently a member of the government-run Friday Prayers Committee in Hamadan province.The Iran Porn Video
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I was to make on my shawls at Hamadan, but still to me it is as good as ten thousand dirhems.
Heavily the anxious hours crept on in the Jewish quarter of Hamadan.
This exploit precipitated the expedition which was preparing at Hamadan for his destruction.
I lived near the gate at Hamadan, please your Highness: old Shelomi's son.'
The principal gate of Hamadan opened into the square of the great mosque.
- city in W central Iran, at an altitude of over 1830 m (6000 ft): changed hands several times from the 17th century between Iraq, Persia, and Turkey; trading centre. Pop: 508 000 (2005 est)