(257 words)

وادي العين

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A valley in the Dhāhirah district of the 'Omān Sultanate, which, rising in Jabal-al-Kor at the eastern end of Dhāhirah , runs westwards to the neighbourhood of 'Ibri where it joins Wādi Sanaisal, Its villages in order from its head downwards are as follow:—




Houses and inhabitants.


Hail BaniHinaحيل بني هنا

3 hours to westward of Najd-al-Barak.


100 houses of BaniHina.

Stands under a jagged square perpendicular cliff called Jabal Misht جبل مشط resources are 25 camels, 50 donkeys and 600 shee…

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“'AIN (WĀDI-AL-)”, in: Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf, Oman and Central Arabia Online, Edited by: Brill. Consulted online on 16 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-447X_loro_COM_040017>
First published online: 2015

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