Location of Ghurur in Syria

Coordinates: 36°33′19″N 37°22′49″E / 36.5553°N 37.3803°E / 36.5553; 37.3803Coordinates: 36°33′19″N 37°22′49″E / 36.5553°N 37.3803°E / 36.5553; 37.3803
Country  Syria
Governorate Aleppo
District Azaz
Subdistrict Akhtarin
Occupation Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant
Elevation 481 m (1,578 ft)
Population (2004)[1] 915
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Geocode C1603

Ghurur (Arabic: غرور, translit. Ghurūr) is a village in northern Aleppo Governorate, northwestern Syria. It is located on the Queiq Plain, between Akhtarin and al-Rai, and about 40 kilometres (25 mi) northeast of the city of Aleppo.

Administratively the village belongs to Nahiya Akhtarin in A'zaz District. Nearby localities include Ziadiyah 1 km (0.62 mi) to the west, and Tal'ar Gharbi 3 km (1.9 mi) to the north. In the 2004 census, Ghurur had a population of 915.[1]


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