Hama

Hama is a city in with a population around 400,000. The city is a relatively conservative one dominated by hijabs and burkas. Much of the old city was destroyed in the Hama massacre in 1982.
Photo: Argenberg, CC BY 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
The is an 18th-century Ottoman-era palace in Hama, at the center of the city on the banks of the , about 400 meters south of the Hama Citadel. Photo: TheRealHuldra, Public domain.

Castle
is located in Hama, , Located on the . Photo: TheRealHuldra, Public domain.

Mosque
The is a Zengid-era in Hama, . Photo: Bgag, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Mosque
The of Hama, is a in Hama, . Photo: K. A. C. Creswell, Public domain.

Hama

Latitude
35.1343° or 35° 8' 3.6" north
Longitude
36.7496° or 36° 44' 58.7" east
Open Location Code
8G7R4PMX+PV
Population
697,000
United Nations Location Code
SY QHM
Elevation
270 metres (886 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 572557865
Geo­Names ID
170017
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Ḥama
  • Albanian: Hama
  • Amharic: ሐማት
  • Arabic: Hama
  • Arabic: بلد النواعير
  • Arabic: حماة
  • Arabic: حماه
  • Arabic: عروس العاصي
  • Arabic: مدينة أبي الفداء
  • Arabic: مدينة النواعير
  • Arabic: مدينة حماة
  • Arabic: مدينة حماه
  • Aramaic: ܚܡܬ
  • Armenian: Համա
  • Azerbaijani: Həma
  • Basque: Hama
  • Belarusian: Хама
  • Bengali: হামা
  • Breton: Hama
  • Bulgarian: Хама
  • Catalan: Hama
  • Catalan: Hamah
  • Catalan: Hamat
  • Catalan: Hamath
  • Cebuano: Ḩamāh
  • Central Kurdish: حەما
  • Chinese: Hama
  • Chinese: 哈馬
  • Chinese: 哈马
  • Czech: Hamá
  • Danish: Hama
  • Dutch: Hama
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: حماة
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: حماه
  • English: Hamah
  • Esperanto: Hama
  • Esperanto: Hamao
  • Finnish: Hama
  • Finnish: Hamah
  • Finnish: H̨amāh
  • French: Hama
  • French: Hamath
  • Georgian: ჰამა
  • German: Emath
  • German: Hama
  • German: Hamah
  • German: Hamath
  • German: Imat
  • Greek: Χάμα
  • Gujarati: હમા
  • Hebrew: אל-חמאת
  • Hebrew: חמאת
  • Hebrew: חמה
  • Hebrew: חמת
  • Hebrew: חמת צובא
  • Hebrew: חמת רבה
  • Hindi: हमा
  • Hindi: हामा
  • Hungarian: Hamat, Hamát, Hamath
  • Hungarian: Hamá
  • Icelandic: Hama
  • Indonesian: Hamat
  • Italian: Chamath
  • Italian: Hama
  • Japanese: ハマー
  • Kabyle: Ḥama
  • Kalaallisut: Hama
  • Kannada: ಹಾಮಾ
  • Kinyarwanda: Hama
  • Korean: 하마
  • Kurdish: Hema
  • Latin: Epiphania
  • Latvian: Hama
  • Lithuanian: Chama
  • Lithuanian: Epifanėja
  • Lithuanian: Hama
  • Malay (generic): Hama, Syria
  • Malay (generic): Hama
  • Maltese: Hama
  • Maltese: Hamah
  • Marathi: हमा
  • Mazanderani: حماه
  • Min Nan Chinese: Hama
  • Mingrelian: ჰამა
  • Norwegian: Hama
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Hama
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Hamah
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Hamat
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Hama
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Hamah
  • Persian: حما
  • Persian: حماة
  • Persian: حمات
  • Persian: حماه
  • Persian: هماث
  • Polish: Hama
  • Portuguese: Hama
  • Portuguese: Hamate
  • Romanian: Hama
  • Romanian: Hamat
  • Russian: Хама
  • Schwyzerdütsch: Imatu
  • Scots: Hama
  • Serbian: Hama
  • Serbian: Хама
  • Serbian: حماة
  • Serbo-Croatian: Hama
  • Serbo-Croatian: Hamath
  • Sinhalese: හමා
  • Slovak: Hamá
  • Slovenian: Hama
  • South Azerbaijani: حماه
  • Spanish: Ecbatana de Siria
  • Spanish: Hama
  • Spanish: Hamath
  • Swedish: Hama
  • Swedish: Hamah
  • Tagalog: Hama
  • Tajik: Ҳамо
  • Tamil: காமா
  • Tatar: Хәма
  • Telugu: హమా
  • Thai: Hama
  • Thai: Hamah
  • Thai: ฮะมาห์
  • Thai: ฮะมาฮ์
  • Tunisian Spoken Arabic: حما
  • Turkish: Hama
  • Ukrainian: Хама
  • Urdu: حماہ
  • Urdu: حماۃ
  • Uzbek: Hamo
  • Vietnamese: Hama
  • Vietnamese: Kha-mát
  • Vietnamese: Khamát
  • Vietnamese: Kha mát
  • Waray (Philippines): Hama
  • Welsh: Hama
  • Wu Chinese: 哈马 (叙利亚)
  • Yue Chinese: 哈馬 (敘利亞)
  • Epiphaneia, Epiphania, Hama, Hamao, Hamath, Khama, hmat, Хама, حماة, Ḩamāh
  • Epiphaneia
  • Ḥamāh

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