Dabis, Syria


Location of Dabis in Syria

Coordinates: 36°42′13″N 37°57′25″E / 36.7036°N 37.9569°E / 36.7036; 37.9569Coordinates: 36°42′13″N 37°57′25″E / 36.7036°N 37.9569°E / 36.7036; 37.9569
Country  Syria
Governorate Aleppo
District Jarabulus
Subdistrict Jarabulus
Elevation 414 m (1,358 ft)
Population (2004)[1] 880
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Geocode C2217

Dabis (Arabic: الدابس, translit. ad-Dābis) is a village in northern Aleppo Governorate, northern Syria. Situated on the northern Manbij Plain, between Jarabulus and the lower course of Sajur River, the village is located about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) west of river Euphrates and about 12 km (7.5 mi) south of the border to the Turkish province of Gaziantep.

With 880 inhabitants, as per the 2004 census, Dabis administratively belongs to Nahiya Jarabulus within Jarabulus District.[1] Nearby localities include Ayn al-Bayda 3 km (1.9 mi) to the northeast, Balaban 4 km (2.5 mi) to the south, and Jubb al-Kusa 4 km (2.5 mi) to the southeast.


  1. 1 2 "2004 Census Data for Nahiya Jarabulus" (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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