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  1. Bannu

    Bannu (Pashto: بنو, romanized: banū pronounce ; Urdu: بنوں, romanized: bannū̃, pronounced [bənːũː]) is a city located on the Kurram River in southern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. It is the capital of Bannu Division. Bannu's residents are primarily members of the Banuchi tribe and speak Banuchi (Baniswola) dialect of Pashto which is similar to the distinct Waziristani dialect. Total 5 Tehsil in Bannu. The major industries of Bannu are cloth weaving, sugar mills and the manufacturing of cotton fabrics, machinery and equipment. It is famous for its weekly Jumma fair. The district forms a basin drained by the Kurram and Gambila (or Tochi) rivers.


  1. Bannu

    Bannu is the principal city of the Bannu District in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province of Pakistan. It is an important road junction and market city. Bannu is a very old city, founded in ancient times; however, the present location of the downtown Bannu was founded by Sir Herbert Edwardes in 1848, and was formerly called Edwardesabad and Dhulipnagar. It lies in the north-west corner of the district, in the valley of the Kurram River and was a British military base, especially for action against Afghan border tribes. The town is located 1 mile (1.6 km) south of the Kurram river, (35 k.m) east of North and South Waziristan, 79 miles (127 km) south of Kohat, 27 km north of Serai Naurang, and 89 miles (143 km) north of Dera Ismail Khan. An inhabitant of Bannu is known as a Bannuchi.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bannu in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bannu in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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