Tell Hermez

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Tell Hermez

تل هرمز

Tell Hermez is located in Syria
Tell Hermez
Tell Hermez
Location of Tell Hermez in Syria
Coordinates: 36°33′53″N 40°33′23″E / 36.56472°N 40.55639°E / 36.56472; 40.55639Coordinates: 36°33′53″N 40°33′23″E / 36.56472°N 40.55639°E / 36.56472; 40.55639
Country Syria
SubdistrictTell Tamer
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Tell Hermez (Arabic: تل هرمز‎), also known as Tkhouma (تخوما), 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.[2] At the 2004 census, it had a population of 575.[1]

See also[edit]


  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.