What does qamishli mean?

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  1. Qamishli (Arabic: القامشلي‎, Kurdish: Qamişlo‎/قامشلو, Classical Syriac: ܒܝܬ ܙܠܝ̈ܢ‎, romanized: Bēṯ Zālīn, lit. 'House of Reeds' or Syriac: ܩܡܫܠܐ‎, romanized: Qamishlo) is a city in northeastern Syria on the border with Turkey, adjoining the Turkish city of Nusaybin, and close to Iraq. According to the 2004 census, Qamishli had a population of 184,231. Qamishli is 680 kilometres (420 mi) northeast of Damascus.The city is the administrative capital of the Qamishli District of Al-Hasakah Governorate, and the administrative center of Qamishli Subdistrict consisting of 92 localities with a combined population of 232,095 in 2004. In the course of the Syrian Civil War, Qamishli became the capital of the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria.


  1. The numerical value of qamishli in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. The numerical value of qamishli in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of qamishli in a Sentence

  1. The Turks fear the development of such a contiguous Kurdish-controlled region (in Syria) perhaps more than anything else … the Kurds now control territory that stretches from the Iraqi border in the East, through Qamishli to Kobani and to within 90 kilometers [55 miles] of Aleppo.

  2. I go to the Hoboob agency in Hasaka or Qamishli to sell my wheat and I store small quantities for me and my family. Some farmers sell their wheat to middlemen but these traders also sell them ultimately to Hoboob.

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