Khan Tuman

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This airticle is aboot the veelage. For the caravanserai wi the same name, see Khan Tuman (biggin).
Khan Tuman

خان طومان
Khan Tuman is locatit in Syria
Khan Tuman
Khan Tuman
Coordinates: 36°7′3″N 37°3′3″E / 36.11750°N 37.05083°E / 36.11750; 37.05083
Kintra Sirie
GovrenorateAleppo Govrenorate
DestrictMunt Simeon Destrict
 (2004 census)[1]
 • Tot2,781
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Khan Tuman (Arabic: خان طومان‎) is a veelage in northren Sirie, admeenistratively pairt o the Munt Simeon Destrict o Aleppo Governorate, locatit soothwast o Aleppo. Nearbi localities include Urum al-Kubrah, Urum al-Sughrah, al-Shaykh Ali an al-Zurbah. Accordin tae the Sirie Central Bureau o Statistics, Khan Tuman haed a population o 2,781 in the 2004 census.[1] The veelage is built on a hill locatit juist east o the Queiq River. It is kent for its historical caravanserai which dates back tae 1189.[2][3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 General Census of Population and Housing 2004. Sirie Central Bureau o Statistics (CBS). Aleppo Govrenorate. (in Arabic)
  2. Walpole, 1820, p. 329.
  3. Tuman Khan Archnet Digital Library.

Bibliografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Walpole, Robert (1820). Memoirs relating to European and Asiatic Turkey , and other countries of the east, ed. from manuscript journals. 2. ed. Longman.