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Sham may refer to:

Arabic use[edit]

  • Al-Sham, endonym of the region bordering the eastern Mediterranean Sea, usually known as the Levant or the region of Syria: Syria, Lebanon, Palestine, Israel, Jordan, Cyprus and the Turkish Hatay Province
    • Bilad al-Sham the Caliphate province of the same region
    • ash-Shām, or Sham (الشام), another name for Damascus, one of the largest cities in the region
    • Jund al-Sham, militant group based in Afghanistan, meaning "Army of Syria"
  • Sham el-Nessim, Egyptian holiday marking the beginning of spring
  • Sham, or Alsahm, the Arabic name for the star Alpha Sagittae

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