Esfahān

play
geographical name Es·fa·hān \ˌes-fə-ˈhän, -ˈhan\
variants: or

Isfahan

\ˌis-\play or formerly

Ispahan

\ˌis-pə-\play

Definition of Esfahān

  1. city in west central Iran; former capital of Persia population 1,756,126


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