Hawsh al-Sayyid Ali

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Hawsh al-Sayyid Ali

حوش السيد علي

Hosh al-Sayyed Ali
Village
Hawsh al-Sayyid Ali is located in Syria
Hawsh al-Sayyid Ali
Hawsh al-Sayyid Ali
Location in Syria
Coordinates: 34°27′37″N 36°29′50″E / 34.46028°N 36.49722°E / 34.46028; 36.49722
CountrySyria
GovernorateHoms
DistrictAl-Qusayr
SubdistrictAl-Qusayr
Population
 (2004)
 • Total541
Time zoneUTC+3 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (EEST)

Hawsh al-Sayyid Ali (Arabic: حوش السيد علي‎, also known as Hosh al-Sayyed Ali) is a village in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, located southwest of Homs and immediately east of the border with Lebanon. Nearby localities include al-Masriyah to the northwest, al-Qusayr to the northeast, Rablah to the east, al-Nizariyah to the south. According to the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Hawsh al-Sayyid Ali had a population of 541 in the 2004 census.[1] Its inhabitants are predominantly Shia Muslims.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "General Census of Population 2004". Retrieved 2014-07-10.
  2. ^ Hodeib, Mirella (2012-10-13). "Lebanese in Syrian villages gear up". The Daily Star. Lebanon Wire. Archived from the original on 2016-03-03.