Umm al-Tuyour

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Umm al-Tuyour

أم الطيور
Umm al-Tuyour is located in Syrie
Umm al-Tuyour
Umm al-Tuyour
Coordinates: 35°45′17″N 35°50′48″E / 35.75472°N 35.84667°E / 35.75472; 35.84667
Kintra Sirie
GovrenorateLatakia Govrenorate
DestrictLatakia Destrict
NahiyahQastal Ma'af
 (2004 census)[1]
 • Total1,101
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Umm al-Tuyour (Arabic: أم الطيور‎) is a toun in northwastren Sirie, admeenistratively pairt o the Latakia Govrenorate, locatit north o Latakia on the Mediterranean coast. Nearby localities include Al-Shamiyah an Burj Islam tae the sooth, Ras al-Basit an al-Badrusiyah tae the north. Accordin tae the Sirie Central Bureau o Statistics, Umm al-Tuyour haed a population o 1,101 in the 2004 census.[1] Its inhabitants are predominantly Alawites.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. a b General Census of Population and Housing 2004 Archived 2013-01-12 at Sirie Central Bureau o Statistics (CBS). Latakia Govrenorate. (in Arabic)
  2. Smith, 1841, p. 180.

Bibliografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Smith, Eli; Robinson, Edward (1841). Biblical Researches in Palestine, Mount Sinai and Arabia Petraea: A Journal of Travels in the Year 1838. 3. Crocker and Brewster.