Kirkuk
geographical name city NE Iraq SE of Mosul population 175,303

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  • Kirkuk —    Kirkuk, Iraq, is an ethnically diverse city with well over 600,000 people as well as being an oil rich, ethnically diverse province (governorate) of Iraq. It is situated along the line where the Kurdish and Arab populations of Iraq meet. As… …   Historical Dictionary of the Kurds

  • KIRKUK — KIRKUK, town in N. Iraq. The first known Jewish settlement in Kirkuk dates from the 17th century. There is information available on local Jews who traded mainly with Baghdad during the 18th century. Various travelers – Jewish and non Jewish – of… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Kirkuk — es una ciudad iraquí, capital de la gobernación de At Ta mim. Población 601.435 habitantes. Geografía Situada cerca de la orilla derecha del Pequeño Zab. Altitud: 354 metros. Latitud: 35º 28 05 N Longitud: 044º 23 31 E Economía Centro de… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Kirkuk — Infobox Country or territory official name = Kirkuk native name = كه‌ركووك, كركوك nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image image shield = mapsize = map caption = Location of Kirkuk in Iraqi map pushpin pushpin label position =… …   Wikipedia

  • Kirkuk — 35.46638888888944.392222222222 Koordinaten: 35° 28′ N, 44° 24′ O …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kirkuk — Kirkouk Kirkouk (ar) كركوك (ku) Kerkûk Kirkūk, Karkuk Administration …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kirkuk — /kir koohk /, n. a city in N Iraq. 167,413. * * * ▪ Iraq  city, northeastern Iraq. The city is 145 miles (233 km) north of Baghdad, the national capital, with which it is linked by road and railway. Kirkūk is located near the foot of the Zagros… …   Universalium

  • Kirkuk — Original name in latin Kirkuk Name in other language KIK, Karkh Slukh, Karkuk, Karkk, Karkk, Kerkouk, Kerkuek, Kerkuk, Kerkk, Kerkk, Kirkoek, Kirkouk, Kirkuk, Kirkk, Kirkk, Krkk, ji er ku ke, khir khuk, kileukukeu, kirukuku, krk slwk, krkwk,… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Kirkūk — ► C. del NE de Irak, cap. de la prov. de Ta´meem, al N de Bagdad; 535 000 h. * * * Ciudad (pob., última est.,: 419.000 hab.) del nordeste de Irak. Está situada en la región kurda del país, al norte de Bagdad, una de las primeras regiones del… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Kirkuk — Kirkụk,   Kerkụk, Stadt in Nordostirak, 959 000 Einwohner; Verwaltungssitz der Provinz Tamin; Zentrum bedeutender Erdölfelder mit Erdölraffinerie; Umschlagplatz einer landwirtschaftlichen (Regenfeldbau) Umgebung.   Geschichte:   Seit dem 3.… …   Universal-Lexikon

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