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  • טורעאן, תֻּרְעָן
  • طرعان
Ebreu transcription(s)
 • ISO 259 Ṭurˁan, Turˁan
Destrict Northren
 • Teep Local cooncil (frae 1959)
 • Tot 13,100 dunams (13.1 km2 or 5.1 sq mi)
Population (2006)[1]
 • Tot 11,100

Tur'an (Arabic: طرعان‎‎, Ebreu: תֻּרְעָן‎) is an Israeli-Arab local cooncil in the North Destrict o Israel. It is locatit on Munt Tur'an near the main road frae Haifa tae Tiberias, an about 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) north o Nazareth.[2] Accordin tae the Israeli Central Bureau o Statistics, Tur'an haed a population o 11,100 maistly Muslim inhabitants in 2005.[1]

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

At the time o the 1931 census, Tur'an haed 188 occupee'd hooses an a population of 961, o whom 693 wur Muslims an 268 Christians.[3]

See an aw[eedit | eedit soorce]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 ICBS Census 2005
  2. Tur'an (Israel)
  3. E. Mills, ed. (1932). Census of Palestine 1931. Population of Villages, Towns and Administrative Areas. Jerusalem: Government of Palestine. p. 76. 

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