Hamadan definitions

hăm'ə-dăn', -dän'
A city of western Iran west-southwest of Tehran. An ancient city, it was captured by Alexander the Great in 330 bc and later ruled by Seleucid kings, Romans, Byzantines, and Arabs (after c. ad 645).
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City in W Iran: noted for carpets and rugs made there.
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A city in western Iran.
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Alternative form of Hamadan.
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Origin of hamadan

From Persian همدان (Hamadân), from Middle Persian (Ahmadān), from Old Persian (Hagmatāna-).