Kairouan, sometimes spelled Kairwan, Kayrawan or Al Qayrawan, is a city in . It's a holy city in Islam, ranking fourth after Mecca, Medina and Jerusalem as a place of pilgrimage.


  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 187,000
  • IATA airport code: QKN
  • United Nations Location Codes: TN AQR and TN QKN
  • Latitude: 35° 40' 41.2" (35.6781°) north
  • Longitude: 10° 5' 46.8" (10.0963°) east
  • Elevation: 65 meters (213 feet)
  • Wikidata: Kairouan
  • Wikimedia Commons: Kairouan

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Other Names for Kairouan

Arabic: القيروان, Basque: Kairuan, Bosnian: Kairuan, Bulgarian: Кайруан, Catalan: Kairuan, Chinese: 凯鲁万, Croatian: Kairuan, Esperanto: Kajruano, Estonian: Al-Qayrawān, French: Kairouan, Georgian: კაირუანი, German: Kairouan, German: Qairawān, Greek: Καϊρουάν, Hebrew: קירואן, Italian: Al-Qayrawan, Italian: Qayrawan, Japanese: ケルアン, Kabyle: Qayrawan, Kazakh: Қайруан қаласы, Kirghiz: Кайруан
Korean: 카이르완, Lithuanian: Kairuanas, Persian: قیروان, Polish: Kairuan, Portuguese: Cairuão, Portuguese: Kairouan, Russian: Кайруан, Serbian: Keruan, Serbo-Croatian: Kairuan, Spanish: Cairuán, Spanish: Kairuán, Turkish: Kayravan, Ukrainian: Кайруан, Uzbek: Qayruvon, Western Panjabi: قیروان, Al-Kayrawān, Al Qayrawān, Kairwan, Qairouan, Qairwan

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