Sheikh District

Sheikh District is a district in the Sahil region of . Its capital lies at . The district was part of region until 1998, when the Sheikh District was incorporated into the Sahil region.

Localities in the Area

is a town in the Sahil region of . is situated 4 km southwest of Sheikh District.

Sheikh District

9.9925° or 9° 59' 32.8" north
45.4291° or 45° 25' 44.9" east
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1,543 metres (5,062 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Chinese: 謝赫區
  • Dutch: Sheikh District
  • Japanese: シェイク地区
  • Urdu: شیخ ضلع
  • Zulu: Sheikh District
  • Sheikh

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