Manshiya Zabda

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Manshiya Zabda
Manshiya Zabda
Manshiya Zabda
Manshiya Zabda is located in Israel
Manshiya Zabda
Manshiya Zabda
Coordinates: 32°42′15″N 35°11′32″E / 32.70417°N 35.19218°E / 32.70417; 35.19218Coordinates: 32°42′15″N 35°11′32″E / 32.70417°N 35.19218°E / 32.70417; 35.19218
Council Jezreel Valley
Region Galilee
Founded 1945
Founded by Sons of families from Ilut

Manshiya Zabda (Arabic: منشية الزبدة‎; Hebrew: מנשייה זבדה‎), also known as Manshiyet Zabda is an Arab village in northern Israel. Located to the north of Ramat Yishai, it falls under the jurisdiction of Jezreel Valley Regional Council. In 2006 it had a population of 979.

The village was established in 1945 by sons of families from Ilut. Over time the founders were joined by Bedouin and Muslims from the Galilee. The village was recognised by the authorities in 1979.

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