Nazareth

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Nazareth
an-Nāṣira
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Country Israel
Population 77,000
Current mayor Ali Sallam

Nazareth was a small village in biblical times. It was the early home of Jesus Christ. (Matthew 2:23) In 2006, the population of modern Nazareth was 64,800.[1] The Modern Arabic word for Christian (nasranis) is derived from the name of the city Natzara.

References

  1. http://www.cbs.gov.il/population/new_2007/table3.pdf

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