SYRIA

historical demographical data of the urban centers


PLACE NAMEprovincevariants of the namee1995e1994me1992e1988e1986c1981c1970e1968e1966c1960e1959e1950e1943c1935e1931e1924e1921/22e1910/11e1900/011890/91particularselevationfound.yr
source:*=capitalSYBB,EW,TBMWIADVIA,TBPMDVHWDVSYHASYEBHBAGADAGAGAGin m
Abû Kemâl ; Abû Kamâl> see:Al-bu Kamal
'AfrînIfrin10,1
'Ain al-'ArabEin Al Arab, Arslan Tash7,34,5
Al BabHLEl Bâb30,021,427,416,8
Al-bu KamalDYAbû Kemâl, Abû Kamâl17,512,86,9167
Aleppo> see:Halab
Al HaffehHaffe3,34,7
Al HasakahHAHazakieh, Al-Hasakeh, El-Hasekeh, El Haseke, Hasêtché119,8106,073,432,723,118,9328
Al Hasakah (agglomeration)HA143,8
Al KamishliHAEl Qamishliye, El-Qâmishlî165,2151,0126,293,047,731,434,2
Al Kamishli (agglomeration)HA188,8
Al Kiswah99,1
Al Kurdaha3,4
Al KuseirAl-Qusair, Al-Qusayr9,2
Al KutayfaQutaifeh8,25,0
Al LâdhiqîyahLALatakia, Lattakia, Al-Lâdiqîya, Latakieh, Lattaquié, Laodicea306,5284,0225,0206,4125,787,072,467,661,5105,436,721,421,125,022,00, 10
Al Lâdhiqîyah (agglomeration)LA357,6231,6
Al Malikiyeh7,7
Al MayadeenAl-Mayâdin, Meyâdîn10,112,5
Al Mukharram Fokani2,2
Al NabekAn-Nabk, En-Nebq19,515,016,31305
Al-Qamishli> see:Al Kamishli
Al QunatirahQUQuneitra, Al-Qunaitira, Qunâytirah, El-Quneitrah29,40,217,1946
Al RastanAr-Rastân, Arethusa7,5
Al Sheikh Bader0,5
Al Skeilbyeh7,0
Al Suwaydâ'> see:As Suwaydâ'
Al TalDIAt-Tall, Tell66,218,215,1agglomeration of Dimashq
Al YarmoukMukhayyam al-Yarmûk103,664,3
Al ZabadaniDIAz-Zabadânî, Zebdani49,416,511,910,01149
An-Nabk> see:Al Nabek
Ar RaqqahRAal-Rakka, Al-Rashid, Raqqa, Er-Raqqah, Nikephorion138,087,137,212,014,6240
Ar Raqqah (agglomeration)RA201,1
Ar-Rastân> see:Al Rastan
Ariha17,812,9600
As Suwaydâ'SUal-Sueida, Soueida, Sweida, As-Suwaidâ'43,429,517,618,26,06,01006, 1077
Ash Shâm> see:Dimashq
At-Tall> see:Al Tal
ath-Thawrah> see:Madînat ath Thawrah44,8
A'zâzI'zaz16,611,913,9
Az-Zabadânî> see:Al Zabadani
Bâb, El -> see:Al Bab
BaniasTABâniyâs, Baaniyas, Caesarea Philippi19,513,88,50
Damascus> see:Dimashq
Dar'âDRDaria, Dera'a, Der'a, Edrei180,149,527,720,517,3528, 545
DârayyâDIDaraya, Dâraiyâ53,234,022,315,0agglomeration of Dimashq
Dayr az ZawrDYDayr az-Zaur, Deir-ez-Zor, Dair az-Zaur140,592,166,260,342,012,020,0195, 243
Dayr az Zawr (agglomeration)DY201,3109,8
Deir-ez-Zor> see:Dayr az Zawr
Dera'a> see:Dar'â
DimashqDI*,RD*Damascus, Ash Shâm, Esh-Shâm, Dima`sq, Damas1549,91451,01180,0882,2836,7789,8530,0475,4286,3193,9169,4140,5691Prehistoric
Dimashq (agglomeration)DI2230,01200,2250,0229,0227,0250,0225,0707
DûmâDIDouma131,251,331,030,122,7agglomeration of Dimashq
DreikesshDraikeesh3,4450
Ein Al Arab> see:'Ain al-'Arab
El-Qâmishlî ; El Qamishliye> see:Al Kamishli
En-Nebq> see:Al Nabek
Esh Shâm> see:Dimashq
FikFiq2,2
Gabala> see:Jableh
Gisr as-Sugûr ; Gisr ash Shughur> see:Jisr Al Shughour
Haffeh, Al- > see:Al Haffeh
Hajar AswadDI23,6agglomeration of Dimashq
HalabHLAleppo, Alep, Haleb, Beroea1840,01582,91445,01100,0963,0639,4566,8425,5466,0320,2177,3156,7128,9200,0127,2300Prehistoric
Halab (agglomeration)HL1813,41121,8262,7248,8140,0379
HamâhHMHama, Hamath, Epiphania264,3229,0222,0190,0177,2137,4148,0196,297,4107,9155,771,440,036,045,0280, 308Prehistoric
Hamâh (agglomeration)HM343,3248,2
Harasta al-BasalDI25,7agglomeration of Dimashq
HaremHarim, Hârim5,46,8
Hasakah, Al -> see:Al Hasakah
HimsHIHoms, Hems, Emesa540,1406,0346,9215,4190,0231,9137,2152,1261,9100,152,855,036,0508
Hims (agglomeration)HI659,3408,0
Homs> see:Hims
IdlibIDIdleb113,451,734,537,523,7446
Ifrin> see:'Afrîn
I'zaz> see:A'zâz
Izr'aEzra'5,5
JablehLAJeble, Gabala, Jebleh, Jablah24,816,715,710,70
Jacubar27,0
JarablosJerablus3,88,6
JaramânâhDI138,564,3agglomeration of Dimashq
Jebleh> see:Jableh
Jerablus> see:Jarablos
Jisr Al ShughourIDGisr as-Sugûr, Gisr ash Shughur, Jisr esh Shughur21,515,213,1150
Kâbir as Saghîr47,7
Kâbir al-SitDI31,7agglomeration of Dimashq
Kamishli, Al -> see:Al Kamishli
Katana> see:Qatanâ
Kiswah, Al -> see:Al Kiswah
Kurdaha, Al -> see:Al Kurdaha
Kuseir, Al -> see:Al Kuseir
Kutayfa, Al -> see:Al Kutayfa
Lâdhiqîyah, Al -> see:Al Lâdhiqîyah
Latakia> see:Al Lâdhiqîyah
Ma'arrat an-Nû'mân ; Ma'arret-en-Na'mân> see:Mo'aret-Nu'man
Madînat ath ThawrahRA58,244,8
Malikiyeh, Al -> see:Al Malikiyeh
Mayâdin, Al -> see:Al Mayadeen
Meyâdîn> see:Al Mayadeen
ManbejHLManbig, Manbij, Membij, Menbij, Hieropolis30,814,613,88,6450
Membij, Menbij> see:Manbej
MisbafMasyaf (?)8,77,1
Mo'aret-Nu'manIDMa'arrat an-Nû'mân, Ma'arret-en-Na'mân25,616,912,1580
Mukharram Fokani, Al -> see:Al Mukharram Fokani
Mukhayyam al-Yarmûk> see:Al Yarmouk
NawáDR20,3
Nabk, An -> see:Al Nabek
Nebq, En -> see:Al Nabek
Palmyra> see:Tudmuriyah
Qamishli, Al -> see:Al Kamishli
Qamishliye, El-> see:Al Kamishli
QatanâRDKatana17,914,510,0
Qunâytirah> see:Al Qunatirah
Quneitra> see:Al Qunatirah
Qusayr, Al -> see:Al Kuseir
Qutaifeh> see:Al Kutayfa
Rass El Ein7,7
Rastân, Al -> see:Al Rastan
`Sahbâ> see:Shahba
SâfitâHL?Santa (?)21,27,89,7250, 411
SalamîyahHMSalamiyeh, Selemiya48,835,921,725,715,3
Salkhad4,9
Selemîya> see:Salamîyah
Shahba`Sahbâ4,3
Shâm, Ash -> see:Dimashq
Sheikh Bader, Al -> see:Al Sheikh Bader
Suwaydâ', As -> see:As Suwaydâ'
Tadmor> see:Tudmuriyah
Tal, Al -> see:Al Tal
Tal AbyadTall al-Abyad2,1
TalkalakhTelkalakh, Tell-Kalakh6,66,2
TartûsTATartaus, Tartous, Tortosa136,886,052,629,819,115,43,20, 10
Telkalakh ; Tell-Kalakh> see:Talkalakh
Tell> see:Al Tal
TudmuriyahHIPalmyra, Tadmor18,112,710,7
YabrudRD17,1
Yarmouk> see:Al Yarmouk
Zabadânî, Az -> see:Al Zabadani
Zebdani> see:Al Zabadani

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Source MW: "By permission. From Merriam-Webster's Geographical Dictionary. Third Edition cop. 1997 by Merriam-Webster, Incorporated."
There are some problems in choosing a better way of spelling Arab names.
File created on 2001-10-24; revised and last modified on 2003-12-12 by Jan Lahmeyer

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