Qaber Shamiyah

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Qaber Shamiyah

قبر شامية

Qaber Shamiyah is located in Syria
Qaber Shamiyah
Qaber Shamiyah
Location of Qaber Shamiyah in Syria
Coordinates: 36°34′43″N 40°26′50″E / 36.57861°N 40.44722°E / 36.57861; 40.44722Coordinates: 36°34′43″N 40°26′50″E / 36.57861°N 40.44722°E / 36.57861; 40.44722
Country Syria
SubdistrictTell Tamer
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Qaber Shamiyah (Arabic: قبر شامية‎), also known as Dizen (ديزن), is a village near Tell Tamer in western al-Hasakah Governorate, northeastern Syria. Administratively it belongs to the Nahiya Tell Tamer.

The village is inhabited by Assyrians belonging to the Assyrian Church of the East, and Arabs.[2] At the 2004 census, it had a population of 734.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "2004 Census Data for Nahiya Tell Tamer" (in Arabic). Syrian Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 15 October 2015. Also available in English: UN OCHA. "2004 Census Data". Humanitarian Data Exchange. Retrieved 4 December 2015.
  2. ^ Fernandez, Alberto M. (1998). "Dawn at Tell Tamer: The Assyrian Christian Survival on the Khabur River" (PDF). Journal of Assyrian Academic Studies. 12 (1): 34–47.