Zarzir

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Zarzir
  • זַרְזִיר
  • زرزير
Hebrew transcription(s)
 • ISO 259 Zarzir
 • Also spelled Bet Zarzir (official)
Zarazir (unofficial)
Council headquarters
Council headquarters
Zarzir is located in Israel
Zarzir
Zarzir
Coordinates: 32°43′38.32″N 35°13′28.92″E / 32.7273111°N 35.2247000°E / 32.7273111; 35.2247000Coordinates: 32°43′38.32″N 35°13′28.92″E / 32.7273111°N 35.2247000°E / 32.7273111; 35.2247000
District Northern
Government
 • Type Local council (from 1997)
Area
 • Total 3,889 dunams (3.889 km2 or 1.502 sq mi)
Population (2015)[1]
 • Total 7,460

Zarzir (Arabic: زرزير‎‎, Hebrew: זַרְזִיר‎), or Beit Zarzir, is an Arab local council located 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) west of the city of Nazareth in the Northern District of Israel. In 2015 it had a population of 7,460,[1] consisting of five Bedouin tribes.

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  1. ^ a b "List of localities, in Alphabetical order" (PDF). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 16 October 2016. 

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