Merine

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For the district, see Mérine District. For the Italian village, see Merine (Lizzanello).
Merine
Commune and town
Merine within the province of Sidi Bel Abbès
Merine within the province of Sidi Bel Abbès
Country  Algeria
Province Sidi Bel Abbès
District Merine
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 7,705
Time zone CET (UTC+1)

Merine (Arabic: مرين‎‎, Kabyle: Mrin) is a town and commune in Sidi Bel Abbès Province in northwestern Algeria.[2]

Geography[edit]

The municipality is composed by the town of Merine and the village of Amelza. It borders with Oued Sefioun, Oued Taourira, Tafissour, Teghalimet, Telagh and Youb (in Saïda Province).

References[edit]

Coordinates: 34°47′N 0°27′W / 34.783°N 0.450°W / 34.783; -0.450