Tripolitanie

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Tripolitanie
طرابلس
Tripolitanie as a subdiveesion o Libie 1934–1963.
Tripolitanie as a subdiveesion o Libie 1934–1963.
Caipital Tripoli
Aurie[1]
 • Tot 353,000 km2 (136,000 sq mi)
Population (2006)[2]
 • Tot 3,601,853
 • Density 10/km2 (26/sq mi)

Tripolitania /trpɒlˈtniə/ or Tripolitana (Arabic: طرابلس‎‎ Ṭarābulus, Berber: Ṭrables, frae Laitin Regio Tripolitana) is a heestoric region an umwhile province o Libie.

Tripolitania wis a separate Italian colony frae 1927 tae 1934. Frae 1934 tae 1963, Tripolitania wis ane o three admeenistrative diveesions within Italian Libie an the Kinrick o Libie, alangside Cyrenaica tae the east an Fezzan tae the sooth.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Abdel Aziz Tarih Sharaf, “Jughrafia Libia”, Munsha’at al Ma’arif, Alexandria, 2nd ed., 1971, pp.232-233.
  2. 2006 census, based on the sum o population o districts Misrata, Murqub, Tripoli, Jafara, Zawiya, Nuqat al Khams, Jabal al Gharbi, Nalut