Reineh

Reineh
  • רֵינָה, ריינה
  • الرينة
Hebrew transcription(s)
  ISO 259 Réina
  Also spelled Reine (official)
Reineh local council building
Reineh
Coordinates: 32°43′20″N 35°18′55″E / 32.72222°N 35.31528°E / 32.72222; 35.31528Coordinates: 32°43′20″N 35°18′55″E / 32.72222°N 35.31528°E / 32.72222; 35.31528
Grid position 179/236 PAL
District Northern
Government
  Type Local council (from 1968)
Area
  Total 10,902 dunams (10.902 km2 or 4.209 sq mi)
Population (2017)[1]
  Total 18,702

Reineh (Arabic: الرينة; Hebrew: רֵינָה) is an Arab village in northern Israel. Located in the Galilee,[2] between Nazareth and Qana of Galilee, it attained local council status in 1968. In 2017 it had a population of 18,702,[1] the majority of whom are Muslims (70%), with a significant Christian minority (30%).[3]

See also

References

  1. 1 2 "List of localities, in Alphabetical order" (PDF). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved August 26, 2018.
  2. Er-Reina
  3. Israel populations: Reine

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