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PHUTUNG is a village in Kathmandu District in the Bagmati Zone of central Nepal
Nepal
. At the time of the 2011 Nepal
Nepal
census it had a population of 4792 and had 1064 households in it.

Although the etymological roots of the word “phutung” is unknown, the word is perhaps related to Tibeto-Burman kirati root meaning “subsidiary”. Accordingly, if its kirati root is true, the name may date back to 500 BC during the era when Tibeto-Burman speaking kirati people ruled the Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu Valley
. Please read the history of Kathmandu
Kathmandu
valley for ancient history of the Kathmandu
Kathmandu
valley.

The village is the source of name for a technological research institute named Phutung Research Institute for the word rhymes with word photon , the name for the smallest packet of electromagnetic energy.

REFERENCES

* ^ " Nepal
Nepal
Census 2001". Nepal's Village
Village
Development Committees. Digital Himalaya . Retrieved 2008-08-28. * ^ http://www.pinstitute.org

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Kathmandu District

Headquarter: KATHMANDU

* Kathmandu
Kathmandu
* Budanilkantha * Chandragiri * Dakshinkali * Gokarneshwar * Kageshwari Manohara * Kirtipur * Nagarjun * Shankharapur * Tarakeshwar
Tarakeshwar
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