Mardikh

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Mardikh
مرديخ
Village
Mardikh is located in Syria
Mardikh
Mardikh
Location in Syria
Coordinates: 35°52′N 36°48′E / 35.867°N 36.800°E / 35.867; 36.800
Country  Syria
Governorate Idlib
District Idlib
Subdistrict Saraqib
Area
 • Total 12.21 km2 (4.71 sq mi)
Elevation 409 m (1,342 ft)
Population (2004)[1]
 • Total 2,918
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Mardikh (Arabic: مرديخ‎) is a village in the Idlib Governorate of Syria. It is the nearest village to the site of historical Ebla ("Tel Mardikh"), south east of Idlib. Nearby localities include Saraqib to the north, Kafr Amim to the east, Maardabsah and Khan al-Sabl to the south and Dadikh to the west. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Mardikh had a population of 32,495 in the 2004 census.[1]

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Coordinates: 35°48′40″N 36°47′26″E / 35.81111°N 36.79056°E / 35.81111; 36.79056