Hajjah, Qalqilya

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Hajjah
Other transcription(s)
 • Arabic حجة
 • Also spelled Hajjah (official)
Haja (unofficial)
Hajjah is located in the Palestinian territories
Hajjah
Hajjah
Location of Hajjah within the Palestinian territories
Coordinates: 32°12′17.08″N 35°07′50.05″E / 32.2047444°N 35.1305694°E / 32.2047444; 35.1305694Coordinates: 32°12′17.08″N 35°07′50.05″E / 32.2047444°N 35.1305694°E / 32.2047444; 35.1305694
Governorate Qalqilya
Government
 • Type Village Council
Population (2006)
 • Jurisdiction 2,500

Hajjah (Arabic: حجة‎; Hebrew: חג'ה) is a Palestinian village in the northern West Bank, located eighteen kilometers west of Nablus in the Qalqilya Governorate. Hajjah is originally an Aramaic word translated as "market" or "society". According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics, the town had a population of approximately 2,500 inhabitants in mid-year 2006.[1]

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