Misilmeri

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Misilmeri
Comune
Comune di Misilmeri
Misilmeri is locatit in Italy
Misilmeri
Misilmeri
Location o Misilmeri in Italy
Coordinates: 38°2′5″N 13°27′5″E / 38.03472°N 13.45139°E / 38.03472; 13.45139
Kintra Italy
Region Sicily
Province Palermo (PA)
Frazioni Gibilrossa, Portella di Mare
Govrenment
 • Mayor Pietro D'Aì
Aurie
 • Total 69 km2 (27 sq mi)
Elevation 129 m (423 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)
 • Tot 28,074
 • Density 410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Misilmeresi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 90036
Dialin code 091
Patron saunt San Giusto
Saunt day Last Sunday of August
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid

Misilmeri (Sicilian: Musulumeli) is a town and comune in the province o Palermo, Sicily, Italy. It is approximately 15 kilometres (9 mi) frae Palermo an its name means "the restin place or the messuage o the Emir", an dates frae the Muslim emirate o Sicily age. The veelage rose aroond a castle (the day kent as Castello dell'Emiro, or "Castle o the Emir") foondit bi emir Jafar II (998-1019).

The population is approximately 28,000 fowk. Misilmeri is locatit in the Eleuterio Valley on the soothren slopes o Montagna Grande.

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