Tehran

geographical name
Teh·​ran | \ ˌtā-(ə-)ˈran How to pronounce Tehran (audio) , te-ˈran, -ˈrän \

Definition of Tehran

city in northern Iran at the foot of the southern slope of the Elburz Mountains population 8,154,051

Note: Tehran is the capital of Iran.

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“Tehran.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tehran. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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