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ŠAHRESTĀN YAZDEGERD

ŠAHRESTĀN YAZDEGERD , the Sasanian city-fortress built by Yazdegerd II (r. 439-57 CE) in the province of Čol, attested by the 6th-century Syrian chronicle of Karkā Bēṯ Selōḵ (present-day Kirkuk) of the district of Bēṯ Garmē in northeastern Iraq (Hoffmann, p. 50; Pigulevskaia, p. 44).

written by Murtazali Gadjiev in Encyclopaedia Iranica

http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/sahrestan-yazdgerd

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