geographical name see Hama

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Hamah — Hamah, Stadt im türk. asiat. Wilajet Syrien, am Orontes, 45.000 E.; das alte Hamath, Emath, später Epiphaneia …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Hamah — Hamah, türk. Stadt im Paschalik Damascus, am Orontes (das biblische Hamath in Cölesyrien), mit 45000 E., Seide und Wolleweberei, Karawanenhandel …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Hamah — Ha·mah (häʹmä) See Hama. * * * ▪ Syria also spelled  Hama,    city, central Syria, on the banks of the Orontes River. It was an important prehistoric settlement, becoming the kingdom of Hamath under the Aramaeans in the 11th century BC. It fell… …   Universalium

  • Hamah — Original name in latin amh Name in other language Epiphaneia, Epiphania, Hama, Hamah, Hamao, Hamath, Khama, hmah, hmat, Хама, amh State code SY Continent/City Asia/Damascus longitude 35.13179 latitude 36.75783 altitude 270 Population 460602 Date… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Hamah — Altstadt von Hama DMS …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • HAMAH —    1) (45), the Hamath of the Bible, an ancient city of Syria, on the Orontes, 110 m. NE. of Damascus; manufactures silk, cotton, and woollen fabrics; is one of the oldest cities of the world; has some trade with the Bedouins in woollen stuffs;… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Hamah — n. province in Syria; city in Syria …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Hamah — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hama (Hamáh) — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Hama حماه Bandera …   Wikipedia Español

  • Mintaqat Markaz Hamah — Admin ASC 2 Code Orig. name Minţaqat Markaz Ḩamāh Country and Admin Code SY.10.170016 SY …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

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