Location of Murayghil in Syria

Coordinates: 36°36′10″N 37°15′21″E / 36.6028°N 37.2558°E / 36.6028; 37.2558Coordinates: 36°36′10″N 37°15′21″E / 36.6028°N 37.2558°E / 36.6028; 37.2558
Country  Syria
Governorate Aleppo
District Azaz
Subdistrict Sawran
Population (2004)[1] 157
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Geocode C1670

Murayghil (Arabic: مريغل), alternatively spelled Mreighel or Mirgele, is a village in northern Aleppo Governorate, northwestern Syria. Located halfway between Azaz and al-Rai, some 40 kilometres (25 mi) north of the city of Aleppo and 7 km (4.3 mi) south of the border to the Turkish province of Kilis, the village administratively belongs to Nahiya Sawran in Azaz District. Nearby localities include Rael 1 km (0.62 mi) to the southeast and al-Judaydah (Yani Yaban) 2 km (1.2 mi) to the south. In the 2004 census, Murayghil had a population of 157.[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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