Kenitra

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Kenitra
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Avenue Mohamed Diouri, Avenue Mohamed V, Kenitra
Official seal of Kenitra
Kenitra is located in Morocco
Kenitra
Kenitra
Location in Morocco
Kenitra is located in Africa
Kenitra
Kenitra
Kenitra (Africa)
Coordinates: 34°15′N 6°35′W / 34.250°N 6.583°W / 34.250; -6.583
Country Morocco
RegionRabat-Salé-Kénitra
ProvinceKenitra
Founded1912
Area
 • Total112 km2 (43 sq mi)
Elevation
26 m (85 ft)
Population
 (2014)[1]
 • Total431,282
 • Rank9th in Morocco
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
Websitehttp://www.alkenitra.com/

Kenitra (Arabic: القُنَيْطَرَة, al-qunayṭara, [alqunajtˤira],[2] Berber languages: ⵇⵏⵉⵟⵔⴰ, romanized: Qniṭra; French: Kénitra) is a city in north western Morocco, it is formerly known as Port Lyautey from 1932 to 1956.

References[change | change source]

  1. "POPULATION LÉGALE DES RÉGIONS, PROVINCES, PRÉFECTURES, MUNICIPALITÉS, ARRONDISSEMENTS ET COMMUNES DU ROYAUME D'APRÈS LES RÉSULTATS DU RGPH 2014" (in Arabic and French). High Commission for Planning, Morocco. 8 April 2015. Retrieved 29 September 2017.
  2. Team, Almaany. "ترجمة و معنى قنيطرة بالإنجليزي في قاموس المعاني. قاموس عربي انجليزي مصطلحات صفحة 1". www.almaany.com. Retrieved 2021-07-16.