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Irbid

مدينة إربد

Arabella (Ancient Greek)
City
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Nickname(s): 
Bride of the North in Arabic: عروس الشمال
Country Jordan
Province Irbid Governorate
Founded 5000 B.C.
Government
 • Type Municipality
Area
 • City 30 km2 (10 sq mi)
 • Metro
410 km2 (158.30 sq mi)
Elevation
620 m (2,034 ft)
Population
 (2015)
 • City 502,714
 • Metro
1,770,158
Time zone GMT +2
 • Summer (DST) +3
Area code(s) +(962)2
Website http://www.irbid.gov.jo/

Irbid (Arabic: إربد ) is the capital city of the Irbid Governorate.

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