Sakhnin

Sakhnin
  • סַחְ'נִין, סִכְנִין‬ (Arabic name)
  • سخنين
Ebreu transcription(s)
 • ISO 259Saḥnin, Saknin (Israeli pronunciation)
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Sakhnin is locatit in Israel
Sakhnin
Sakhnin
Coordinates: 32°52′N 35°18′E / 32°52′N 35°18′E / 32.867; 35.300
DestrictNorthren
Govrenment
 • TeepCeety (frae 1995)
 • MayorMazin G'Nayem
Aurie
 • Total9.816 km2 (3.790 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Tot25,600

Sakhnin (Arabic: سخنين‎; Ebreu: סַחְ'נִין‬ or סִכְנִיןSikhnin) is a ceety in Israel's North Destrict. It is locatit in the Lawer Galilee, aboot 23 kilometres (14 mi) east o Acre. Sakhnin wis declared a ceety in 1995. Its population o 25,100[1] is Arab, maistly Muslim wi a sizable Christian minority. It is locatit on the steid o the auncient Jewish toun Sikhnin, which flourished durin the Roman conquest (2nt century CE). Sakhnin is hame tae the lairgest population o Sufi Muslims athin Israel, wi approximately 80 members.

Other Languages
العربية: سخنين
مصرى: سخنين
català: Sakhnin
Cebuano: Sakhnīn
čeština: Sachnin
Deutsch: Sachnin
English: Sakhnin
español: Sajnin
فارسی: سخنین
suomi: Sakhnin
français: Sakhnin
עברית: סח'נין
Bahasa Indonesia: Sakhnin
italiano: Sakhnin
ქართული: სახნინი
한국어: 사크닌
lietuvių: Sachninas
Nederlands: Sachnin
norsk nynorsk: Sakhnin
polski: Sachnin
português: Sakhnin
русский: Сахнин
svenska: Sakhnīn
Tagalog: Sakhnin
українська: Сахнін
اردو: سخنین
Tiếng Việt: Sakhnin
中文: 薩赫寧