Al-Rabiaa

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Al-Rabiaa

الربيعة

Al-Rabie
Village
Al-Rabiaa is located in Syria
Al-Rabiaa
Al-Rabiaa
Location in Syria
Coordinates: 35°5′58″N 36°36′49″E / 35.09944°N 36.61361°E / 35.09944; 36.61361
Country Syria
GovernorateHama
DistrictHama
SubdistrictHama
Population
 (2004)
 • Total2,129

Al-Rabiaa (Arabic: الربيعة‎, also spelled al-Rabie or Rabi'a) is a village in northwestern Syria, administratively part of the Hama Governorate, west of Hama. Nearby localities include Tayzin and Matnin to the east, Kafr al-Tun to the north, Umm al-Tuyur to the northwest, Deir al-Salib to the west, Billin to the southwest, al-Muaa to the south and Kafr Buhum to the southeast. According to the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), al-Rabiaa had a population of 7,508 in the 2004 census.[1] Its inhabitants are predominantly Alawites.[2][3]

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  • Smith, Eli; Robinson, Edward (1841). Biblical Researches in Palestine, Mount Sinai and Arabia Petraea: A Journal of Travels in the Year 1838. 3. Crocker and Brewster.