Abrīn - أبْرينُ

A small town well-known for palm trees and springs.


  • أبرين1
  • أبْرينُ
  • Abrīn

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قال أبو منصور : هو اسم قرية كثيرة النخل والعيون العذبة بجذاء الأحساء من بني سعد بالبحرين1
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    • 1 Shihāb al-Dīn Abū ʿAbdallāh al-Rūmī Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān, vol: 1, pp: 71-72.

    How to Cite This Entry

    Tobias Scheunchen, “Abrīn - أبْرينُ ” in The Beth Qaṭraye Gazetteer, last modified January 10, 2020, https://bqgazetteer.bethmardutho.org/place/5003.


    Tobias Scheunchen, “Abrīn - أبْرينُ .” In The Beth Qaṭraye Gazetteer, edited by Haya Al Thani, Saif al-Murikhi, Abdulrahim Abu-Husayn, Abdul Rahman Chamseddine and Mario Kozah. Beth Mardutho: The Syriac Institute, 2020. Entry published January 10, 2020. https://bqgazetteer.bethmardutho.org/place/5003.

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    Entry Title: Abrīn - أبْرينُ

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    • Haya Al Thani, Saif al-Murikhi, Abdulrahim Abu-Husayn, Abdul Rahman Chamseddine, and Mario Kozah, editors, The Beth Qaṭraye Gazetteer
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