Al-Zahiriyya al-Tahta

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Al-Zahiriyya al-Tahta
Al-Zahiriyya al-Tahta is located in Mandatory Palestine
Al-Zahiriyya al-Tahta
Al-Zahiriyya al-Tahta
Arabicالظاهرية التحته
Also spelledDhahiriya Tahta[1]
SubdistrictSafad
Coordinates32°57′47″N 35°29′12″E / 32.96306°N 35.48667°E / 32.96306; 35.48667Coordinates: 32°57′47″N 35°29′12″E / 32.96306°N 35.48667°E / 32.96306; 35.48667
Palestine grid195/263
Area16,304 dunams
Date of depopulation10 May 1948[1]
Cause(s) of depopulationInfluence of nearby town's fall

Al-Zahiriyya al-Tahta (Arabic: الظاهرية التحته) was a Palestinian Arab village in the Safad Subdistrict. It was depopulated during the 1948 Palestine War. The village was located 1 km west of Safad and covered an area of 16,304 dunums.

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  1. ^ a b Morris, 2004, p. xvi, village #58. Also gives cause of depopulation

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