Original name in latin Kairouan
Name in other language Al Qayrawan, Al Qayrawn, Al-Kayrawan, Al-Kayrawn, Al-Qayrawan, Al-Qayrawn, Kairouan, Kairuan, Kairuanas, Kairun, Kairwan, Kajruan, Kajruano, Kayravan, Keruan, QKN, Qairawan, Qairawn, Qairouan, Qairwan, Qayrawan, alqyrwan, kai lu wan, kaileuwan, ker
State code TN
Continent/City Africa/Tunis
longitude 35.6781
latitude 10.09633
altitude 65
Population 119794
Date 2012-01-18

Cities with a population over 1000 database. 2013.

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  • Kairouan — [ker wän′] city in NE Tunisia: holy city of the Muslims: pop. 103,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Kairouan — 35° 40′ N 10° 05′ E / 35.67, 10.09 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kairouan — Infobox World Heritage Site WHS = Kairouan State Party = TUN Type = Cultural Criteria = i, ii, iii, v, vi ID = 499 Region = Arab States Year = 1988 Session = 12th Link = http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/499Kairouan (Arabic القيروان) (also known as… …   Wikipedia

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  • Kairouan — geographical name city NE Tunisia population 54,546 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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