Qandariyah

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Qandariyah

قندرية

El-Gındırıya[1] ( الغنديرية )
Village
Qandariyah is located in Syria
Qandariyah
Qandariyah
Location of Qandariyah in Syria
Coordinates: 36°44′35″N 37°53′23″E / 36.7431°N 37.8897°E / 36.7431; 37.8897
Country Syria
GovernorateAleppo
DistrictJarabulus
SubdistrictJarabulus
Elevation
422 m (1,385 ft)
Population
 (2004)[2]
888
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
GeocodeC2241

Qandariyah (Arabic: قندرية‎, romanizedQundurīyah or Turkish: Gındırıya,[1] Arabic: غندرية‎, romanizedGundurīya) is a village in northern Aleppo Governorate, northern Syria. Situated on the northern Manbij Plain, halfway between Jarabulus and the lower course of Sajur River, the village is located about 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) west of river Euphrates and about 6 km (3.7 mi) south of the border to the Turkish province of Gaziantep.

With 888 inhabitants, as per the 2004 census, Qandariyah administratively belongs to Nahiya Jarabulus within Jarabulus District.[2] Nearby localities include Ghassaniyah 2.5 km (1.6 mi) to the west, al-Bir Fawqani 3 km (1.9 mi) to the north, and Yusuf Bayk 3 km (1.9 mi) to the east.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Günümüzde Suriye Türkmenleri (in Turkish)Suriye’de Değişimin Ortaya Çıkardığı Toplum: Suriye Türkmenleri, p. 12 ORSAM Rapor № 83. ORSAM – Ortadoğu Türkmenleri Programı Rapor № 14. Ankara — November 2011, 33 pages.
  2. ^ a b "2004 Census Data for Nahiya Jarabulus" (in Arabic). Syrian Central Bureau of Statistics. Also available in English: UN OCHA. "2004 Census Data". Humanitarian Data Exchange.