|• Arabic||دير السودان|
|Governorate||Ramallah & al-Bireh|
|Name meaning||"The monastery of the negroes"|
Deir as-Sudan (Arabic: دير السودان) is a Palestinian town in the Ramallah and al-Bireh Governorate, located 20 kilometers Northwest of Ramallah in the northern West Bank. According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS), the town had a population of approximately 1,991 inhabitants in 2007.
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- Palmer, E. H. (1881). The Survey of Western Palestine: Arabic and English Name Lists Collected During the Survey by Lieutenants Conder and Kitchener, R. E. Transliterated and Explained by E.H. Palmer. Committee of the Palestine Exploration Fund.
- Zeitschrift des Deutschen Palästina-Vereins (1878), Volume: 1-2, 1878
- with p.135–163: A. Socin: Alphabetischer Verzeichniss von Ortschaften des Paschalik Jerusalem p. 152
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