ĀBĀDĀN, island and city in the ostān (province) of Ḵūzestān at the head of the Persian Gulf.

i. History.

ii. The modern city.

iii. Basic population data, 1956-2011.

(Multiple Authors)

Originally Published: December 15, 1982

Last Updated: December 15, 2014

This article is available in print.
Vol. I, Fasc. 1, pp. 51-57

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Multiple Authors, “ĀBĀDĀN,” Encyclopaedia Iranica, I/1, p. 51, available online at http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/abadan (accessed on 30 December 2012).