Al Jazirah
geographical name — see Gezira

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  • Al Jazirah State — Admin ASC 1 Code Orig. name Al Jazirah State Country and Admin Code SD.38 SD …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • Al Jazirah Al Hamra — Infobox Settlement official name = Al Jazeerah Al Hamra nickname = motto = image map caption = pushpin subdivision type = Country subdivision name = United Arab Emirates subdivision type1 = Emirate subdivision name1 = Ras al Khaimah subdivision… …   Wikipedia

  • Mudiriyat al Jazirah — Admin ASC 2 Code Orig. name Mudīrīyat al Jazīrah Country and Admin Code SD.38.379328 SD …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

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