Litani River

The Litani River, the classical Leontes, is an important water resource in southern . The river rises in the fertile , west of , and empties into the Mediterranean Sea north of Tyre.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a Roman bridge in ; it crosses the Litani River in the vicinity of Nahr Abou Assouad, 10 km north of . is situated 1 km northeast of Litani River. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is a village in the in South . is situated 4 km southeast of Litani River.

is a village in the in South . is situated 6 km southeast of Litani River.

, Bidias, is a village in the in South . is situated 6 km southeast of Litani River.

Litani River

33.3333° or 33° 20' north
35.2433° or 35° 14' 36" east
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: الليطاني
  • Arabic: نهر القاسمية
  • Arabic: نهر الليطاني
  • Basque: Litani
  • Bulgarian: Литани(река)
  • Bulgarian: Литани
  • Catalan: Leontes
  • Cebuano: Nahr el Lîtâni
  • Chinese: 利塔尼河
  • Czech: Leontes
  • Czech: Litani
  • Czech: Lítání
  • Dutch: Leontes
  • Dutch: Litani
  • English: Leontes
  • Finnish: Litani
  • French: Litani
  • German: Leontes
  • German: Litani
  • Hebrew: הליטני
  • Hebrew: ליטאני
  • Hebrew: ליטני
  • Hebrew: נהר הליטאני
  • Hebrew: נהר הליטני
  • Hungarian: Litáni
  • Indonesian: Sungai Litani
  • Irish: Abhainn Litani
  • Italian: Fiume Leonte
  • Italian: Fiume Litani
  • Italian: Leonte
  • Italian: Litani
  • Japanese: リタニ川
  • Javanese: Kali Litani
  • Korean: 리타니강
  • Latin: Leontes
  • Lithuanian: Litani
  • Mongolian: Литани гол
  • Norwegian: Litani
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Litani-elva
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Litani-elven
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Litani
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Litanielva
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Litanielven
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Qasimiyeh
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Litanielva
  • Persian: رودخانه لیتانی
  • Polish: Litani
  • Polish: Nahr al-Litani
  • Portuguese: Rio Litani
  • Russian: Литани
  • Slovak: Leontes
  • Slovak: Lítání
  • Spanish: Litani
  • Spanish: Rio Litani
  • Spanish: Río Litani
  • Swedish: Litani
  • Swedish: Litanifloden
  • Turkish: Litani Nehri
  • Ukrainian: Літані
  • Urdu: دریائے لیطانی
  • Vietnamese: Sông Litani
  • Welsh: Afon Litani
  • Western Panjabi: دریائے لیطانی
  • Yiddish: ליטאני טייך
  • Nahr al Līţānī
  • Nahr al Qāsimīyah
  • Nahr el Litani

In the Area



Other Places

  • Gas station, 770 metres east
  • Bike shop, 2 km south
  • Gas station, 2½ km southeast
  • Gas station, 3 km south

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