Niscemi

Niscemi
Comune
Comune di Niscemi
Niscemi skyline
Niscemi skyline
Niscemi is located in Italy
Niscemi
Niscemi
Location of Niscemi in Italy
Coordinates: 37°09′N 14°23′E / 37°09′N 14°23′E / 37.150; 14.383
CountryItaly
RegionSicily
ProvinceCaltanissetta
Government
 • MayorMassimiliano Valentino Conti
Area
 • Total96 km2 (37 sq mi)
Elevation332 m (1,089 ft)
Population (December 30, 2016)
 • Total27,558
 • Density290/km2 (740/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Niscemesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code93015
Dialing code0933
Patron saintMadonna Santissima del Bosco
Saint dayMay 21
WebsiteOfficial website

Niscemi is a little town and comune in the province of Caltanissetta, Sicily, Italy. It has a population of 27,558.[1] It is located not far from Gela and Caltagirone and 90 km from Catania.

Etymology

The name Niscemi is derived from the Arabic word نَشَم neshem or its singular form نَشَمَة neshemeh, this being the name of a particular type of tree.

Other Languages
العربية: نيشيمي
تۆرکجه: نیشمی
Bân-lâm-gú: Niscemi
български: Нишеми
brezhoneg: Niscemi
català: Niscemi
Deutsch: Niscemi
español: Niscemi
Esperanto: Niscemi
euskara: Niscemi
فارسی: نیشمی
français: Niscemi
հայերեն: Նիշեմի
italiano: Niscemi
ქართული: ნიშემი
қазақша: Нишеми
Latina: Nixemum
lumbaart: Niscemi
magyar: Niscemi
Bahasa Melayu: Niscemi
Nederlands: Niscemi
日本語: ニシェーミ
Napulitano: Niscemi
norsk nynorsk: Niscemi
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Niscemi
Piemontèis: Niscemi
polski: Niscemi
português: Niscemi
română: Niscemi
русский: Нишеми
Gagana Samoa: Niscemi
sardu: Niscemi
sicilianu: Niscemi
Simple English: Niscemi
српски / srpski: Нисчеми
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Niscemi, Caltanissetta
Tagalog: Niscemi
tarandíne: Niscemi
українська: Нішемі
Volapük: Niscemi
Winaray: Niscemi
中文: 尼谢米