Nazareth

Nazareth is a city in northern . It is the largest Arab city in Israel proper, having a population of 60,000, a harmonious mix of Muslims and Christians.
Photo: Almog, Public domain. Photo: Masterjohn1881, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Church
The , sometimes also referred to as the Basilica of the Annunciation, is a Catholic Church in Nazareth, in northern . Photo: Berthold Werner, Public domain.

Summit
Mount Precipice, also known as Mount of Precipitation, Mount of the Leap of the Lord and Mount Kedumim is located just outside the southern edge of Nazareth, 2.0 km southwest of the modern city center. Photo: Almog, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
is reputed to be located at the site where, according to the Catholic tradition, Angel Gabriel appeared to Mary, mother of Jesus and announced that she would bear the Son of God – an event known as the Annunciation.

Mosque
The White Mosque is the oldest in Nazareth, and is located in Harat Alghama or the "Mosque Quarter" in the center of Nazareth's Old Market. Photo: Almog, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is an archaeological site and national park in the region of , near Nazareth. Photo: Zvi Tiberiu Keller, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Town
is a city in the of with a population of 41,734. Photo: Beny Shlevich, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Village
is an Arab town in northern . Located in the Galilee, between Nazareth and , it attained local council status in 1968. Photo: Almog, Public domain.

Nazareth

  • Type: City
  • Description: city in Israel; predominantly inhabited by Muslim-Arab citizens of Israel; a center of Christian pilgrimage as the childhood home of Jesus
  • Location: , , ,
Latitude
32.7066° or 32° 42' 23.9" north
Longitude
35.3048° or 35° 18' 17.3" east
Open Location Code
8G4QP843+MW
Population
65,000
United Nations Location Code
IL NAZ
Elevation
504 metres (1654 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 278477461
Geo­Names ID
294098
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Nasaret
  • Albanian: Nazareti
  • Amharic: ናዝሬት፣ እስራኤል
  • Arabic: Nazaret
  • Arabic: الناصرة
  • Arabic: الناصرة في المسيحية
  • Arabic: الناصره
  • Arabic: مدينة الناصرة
  • Arabic: ناصرة
  • Arabic: ناصيرات
  • Arabic: نتسرات
  • Aragonese: Nazaret
  • Armenian: Նազարեթ
  • Armenian: Նազարէթ
  • Asturian: Nazaret
  • Asturian: Nazaré
  • Azerbaijani: Nazaret
  • Basque: Nazaret
  • Belarusian: Назарэт
  • Bengali: নাসরৎ
  • Bosnian: Nazaret
  • Breton: Nazaret
  • Bulgarian: Назарет
  • Catalan: Natzaret
  • Cebuano: Nazaret
  • Central Kurdish: ناسرە
  • Chinese: 拿撒勒
  • Church Slavic: Наꙁарєѳъ
  • Croatian: Nazaret
  • Czech: Nazaret
  • Danish: Nazareth
  • Dutch: Nazareth
  • Egyptian Arabic: الناصره
  • English: En Nasira
  • English: Natserat
  • English: Natseret
  • English: Natsrat
  • English: Natzrat
  • English: Nazzerat
  • English: Naṣrath
  • English: an-Nāṣira
  • Esperanto: Nazareto
  • Estonian: Naatsaret
  • Finnish: Nasaret
  • French: Nazareth
  • Galician: Nazaret
  • Georgian: ნაზარეთი
  • German: Nazaret
  • German: Nazareth
  • Greek: Ναζαρέτ
  • Guarani: Nasare
  • Gujarati: નાઝારેથ
  • Hakka Chinese: Nâ-sat-le̍t
  • Hausa: Nâ-sat-le̍t
  • Hebrew: Naẕerat
  • Hebrew: נצרת
  • Hebrew: נצרת ונצרת עילית
  • Hindi: नाज़रथ
  • Hungarian: Názáret
  • Icelandic: Nasaret
  • Inari Sami: Nasaret
  • Indonesian: Nazaret
  • Ingush: Назарет
  • Irish: Nazarat
  • Italian: Nazaret
  • Japanese: ナザレ
  • Kalaallisut: Nazareth
  • Kannada: ನಜರೆತ್
  • Kashubian: Nazaret
  • Korean: 나사렛
  • Ladino: Nazaret
  • Latin: Nazara
  • Latin: Nazareth
  • Latvian: Nācarete
  • Limburgan: Nazareth
  • Lingala: Nazaleti
  • Lithuanian: Nazaretas
  • Lombard: Nazareth
  • Low German: Nazareth
  • Lower Sorbian: Nazaret
  • Luxembourgish: Nazareth
  • Macedonian: Назарет
  • Malagasy: Nazareta
  • Malay: Nazerath
  • Malayalam: നസ്രെത്ത്
  • Manx: Nasair
  • Maori: Nahareta
  • Marathi: नाझारेथ
  • Min Dong Chinese: Nā-sák-lĕk
  • Mingrelian: ნაზარეთი
  • Mingrelian: ნაცრათი
  • Mongolian: Назар
  • Mongolian: Назарет
  • Northern Frisian: Nazareth
  • Norwegian: Nasaret
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Nasaret
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Nasaret
  • Occitan (post 1500): Nazaret
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܢܨܪܬ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Nazarēth
  • Ossetian: Назарет
  • Persian: ناصره
  • Polish: Nazaret
  • Portuguese: Nazaré
  • Romanian: Nazaret
  • Russian: Назарет
  • Russian: Нацрат
  • Scots: Nazareth
  • Serbian: Назарет
  • Serbo-Croatian: Nazaret
  • Silesian: Nazaret
  • Sinhala: නාසරෙත්
  • Slovak: Nazaret
  • Slovenian: Nazaret
  • South Azerbaijani: ناصره
  • Spanish: Nazaret
  • Swahili: Nazareti
  • Swedish: Nasaret
  • Swiss German: Nazareth
  • Tagalog: Lungsod ng Nazaret
  • Tagalog: Nazaret
  • Tamil: நாசரேத்து
  • Telugu: నాజరేత్
  • Thai: นาซาเรธ
  • Tosk Albanian: Nazareth
  • Turkish: Nasıra
  • Uighur: نازارې
  • Ukrainian: Назарет
  • Upper Sorbian: Nazaret
  • Urdu: ناصرہ
  • Vietnamese: Nazareth
  • Waray (Philippines): Nazareth
  • Welsh: Nasareth
  • Western Armenian: Նազարէթ
  • Western Frisian: Nazaret
  • Western Frisian: Nazareth
  • Western Panjabi: ناصره
  • Wu Chinese: 拿撒勒
  • Yiddish: נצרת
  • Yue Chinese: 拿撒勒
  • Zeeuws: Nazareth
  • En Nāsira
  • Natséret
  • Naẕẕerat
  • Nātsrat

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