Location of Baraghida in Syria

Coordinates: 36°38′00″N 37°12′49″E / 36.6333°N 37.2136°E / 36.6333; 37.2136Coordinates: 36°38′00″N 37°12′49″E / 36.6333°N 37.2136°E / 36.6333; 37.2136
Country  Syria
Governorate Aleppo
District Azaz
Subdistrict Sawran
Elevation 474 m (1,555 ft)
Population (2004)[1] 995
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Geocode C1663

Baraghida (Arabic: براغيدة, translit. Barāghīdah) is a village in northern Aleppo Governorate, northwestern Syria. Located halfway between Azaz and al-Rai, some 45 kilometres (28 mi) north of the city of Aleppo and 4 km (2.5 mi) south of the border to the Turkish province of Kilis, the village administratively belongs to Nahiya Sawran in Azaz District. Nearby localities include Kafr Ghan 3 km (1.9 mi) to the west, Dudiyan 7 km (4.3 mi) to the east and Sawran 8 km (5.0 mi) to the south. In the 2004 census, Baraghida had a population of 995.[1]


  1. 1 2 "2004 Census Data for Nahiya Sawran, Aleppo Governorate" (in Arabic). Syrian Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 15 October 2015. Also available in English: UN OCHA. "2004 Census Data". Humanitarian Data Exchange. Retrieved 4 December 2015.
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