Al Mirqab (Doha)
Al Aaliya Street in Al Mirqab
|• Total||0.25 km2 (0.10 sq mi)|
|Elevation||13 m (43 ft)|
An Arabic word, mirqab is derived from "muraqabah", which in English translates to "watching". This name was given in reference to a large hill in the area on which people would gather to spot ships out on sea.
Al Mirqab borders the following districts:
- "District Area Map". Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics. Retrieved 11 February 2019.
- "2015 population census" (PDF). Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics. Retrieved 29 December 2018.
- "District map". The Centre for Geographic Information Systems of Qatar. Retrieved 30 December 2018.
- "QAR Metro". arcgis.com. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
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