Qaryut

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Qaryout
Other transcription(s)
 • Arabic قريوت
 • Also spelled Qaryout (official)
Karyut (unofficial)
Old men in Qaryut, 1990
Old men in Qaryut, 1990
Qaryout is located in the Palestinian territories
Qaryout
Qaryout
Location of Qaryout within Palestine
Coordinates: 32°04′15.34″N 35°17′38.44″E / 32.0709278°N 35.2940111°E / 32.0709278; 35.2940111Coordinates: 32°04′15.34″N 35°17′38.44″E / 32.0709278°N 35.2940111°E / 32.0709278; 35.2940111
Governorate Nablus
Government
 • Type Village council
Population (2006)
 • Jurisdiction 2,469

Qaryout (Arabic: قريوت‎) is a Palestinian village of nearly 2,500 in the Nablus Governorate in the northern West Bank, located 28 kilometers (17 mi) southeast of Nablus. Western travelers identified Qaryut with the ancient Coreae.[1]

According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS), Qaryut had a population of 2,469 inhabitants in mid-year 2006.[2]

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