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  1. Silwan

    Silwan is a predominantly Arab neighborhood on the outskirts of the Old City of Jerusalem. Forty Jewish families also live in the area. Silwan is located in East Jerusalem. After 1948 Palestine War, the village fell under Jordanian occupation. Jordanian rule lasted until the 1967 Six-Day War after which it was occupied and later annexed by Israel. Silwan is under the administrative jurisdiction of the Jerusalem Municipality. The international community considers Israeli annexation of East Jerusalem as illegal under international law, but the Israeli government disputes this. In 2009, Silwan had an estimated population of 31,000.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of silwan in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of silwan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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