Karamlish - [ Syriac Not Available ]

A small town located between the Tigris and the Upper Zab, some 15 km. southeast of Mosul, between Barṭelle and Qaraqosh.1

Place Type: settlement


  • Coordinates :
    • Lat. 36.303611° Long. 43.412778°2
  • Within Mosul region.3

Brief Descriptions

  • 315. Karamlish1


  • Attestation of name كرمليس in the Muʿjam al-buldān of Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī.

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  • 4 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), pp: IV:518.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.


  • Karamlish2, 3
  • كرمليس4
  • Garmshā3

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How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson, “Karamlish” in The Syriac Gazetteer last modified June 30, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/110.


Thomas A. Carlson, “Karamlish.” In The Syriac Gazetteer, edited by Thomas A. Carlson and David A. Michelson. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published June 30, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/110.

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Entry Title: Karamlish

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