Givat Nili

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Givat Nili
Givat Nili secretariat-1.jpg
Givat Nili is located in Israel
Givat Nili
Givat Nili
Coordinates: 32°32′48.84″N 35°2′27.96″E / 32.5469000°N 35.0411000°E / 32.5469000; 35.0411000Coordinates: 32°32′48.84″N 35°2′27.96″E / 32.5469000°N 35.0411000°E / 32.5469000; 35.0411000
District Haifa
Council Alona Regional Council
Affiliation Mishkei Herut Beitar
Founded 1953
Founded by Iraq, Turkish and Tunisian immigrants
Population (2015)[1] 733

Givat Nili (Hebrew: גִּבְעַת נִילִ"י‎, lit. Nili Hill) is a moshav in northern Israel. Located near Zikhron Ya'akov and Wadi Ara, it falls under the jurisdiction of Alona Regional Council. In 2015 it had a population of 733.

History[edit]

The moshav was established in 1953 by immigrants from Iraq, Turkey and Tunisia. It was named after the Nili underground organisation.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of localities, in Alphabetical order" (PDF). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 16 October 2016. 
  2. ^ Mapa's concise gazetteer of Israel (in Hebrew). Yuval El'azari (ed.). Tel-Aviv: Mapa Publishing. 2005. p. 99. ISBN 965-7184-34-7.