Baladiyah

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Baladiyah (Arabic: بلدية‎) is a type of Arabic administrative division that can be translated as municipality. The plural is baladiyat (Arabic: بلديات‎). Grammatically, it is the feminine of بلدي "rural, country-, folk-".

Another source for "municipality" is the term amanah (أمانة).

Arab countries[edit]

Sets[edit]

Specific set Note
municipalities of Algeria refer to tertiary level administration divisions
municipalities of Lebanon refer to tertiary level administration divisions
municipalities of Qatar top level
municipalities of Libya former
municipalities of Damascus

Other[edit]

Turkish[edit]

In Turkish, the word belediye (definite accusative belediyesi), which is a loan from Arabic, means municipality or city council.

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