Definition of Hamadan in English:

Hamadan

proper noun

  • A commercial city in western Iran, in the Zagros Mountains between Tehran and Bakhtaran; population 479,600 (est. 2006). It is on the site of the ancient city of Ecbatana, which became the capital of the kingdom of Media in the 6th century BC.

Pronunciation

Hamadan

/ˌhämäˈdän/