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OTHER SCRIPTS: Երևան (Armenian), Երեւան (Western Armenian)
Meaning & History
Meaning disputed. It could be derived from the name of an Armenian king named Yerevand (Orontes) IV. It could also be derived from the name of a Urartian fortress called Էրեբունի (Erebuni), and evolved into "Yerevan" over time (Erebuni to Erevani to Erevan to Yerevan). Yerevan is tje capital city of Armenia.