Hurayra
هريرة
Village
Hurayra is located in Syria
Hurayra
Hurayra
Location in Syria
Coordinates: 33°39′57″N 36°7′5″E / 33.66583°N 36.11806°E / 33.66583; 36.11806Coordinates: 33°39′57″N 36°7′5″E / 33.66583°N 36.11806°E / 33.66583; 36.11806
Country Syria
GovernorateRif Dimashq Governorate
DistrictAl-Zabadani District
NahiyahMadaya
Population
 (2004 census)[1]
 • Total2,455
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Hurayra (Arabic: هريرة) or Harira is a Syrian village in the Al-Zabadani District of the Rif Dimashq Governorate. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Hurayra had a population of 2,455 in the 2004 census.[1] Its inhabitants are predominantly Sunni Muslims.[2]

References

  1. ^ a b General Census of Population and Housing 2004. Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS). Rif Dimashq Governorate. (in Arabic)
  2. ^ Robinson and Smith, 1841, vol 3, 2nd appendix, p. 146

Bibliography

  • Robinson, E.; Smith, E. (1841). Biblical Researches in Palestine, Mount Sinai and Arabia Petraea: A Journal of Travels in the year 1838. Vol. 3. Boston: Crocker & Brewster.