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BURJ

The word Burj is an Arabic word:  meaning "tower", is an originally non-Semitic word similar to "Burg" in European languagues, but has long become part of Arabic and is a common place name in the Middle East. It also exists in Urdu. The following is a list of places, buildings, and organizations using the word burj

# 1 Places
# 2 Buildings
# 3 Organizations
   

Places

    * al-Burj, a Palestinian village in Hebron Governorate
    * Al-Burj, Khirbat, a Palestinian village in District of Haifa, depopulated in 1948
    * Al-Burj, Ramla, a Palestinian village in District of Ramla, depopulated in 1948
    * Bourj Hammoud, a suburb of northeast Beirut, Lebanon
    * Burj, Afghanistan, a place in Afghanistan also known as Borj
    * Burj, Balochistan, a city in Pakistan
    * Burj Attari, a town in the Punjab province of Pakistan
    * Burj el-Shemali, a Palestinian refugee camp near Tyre, Lebanon
    * Burj Jeway Khan, a town in the Punjab province of Pakistan
    * Burj Islam, a village in the Latakia Governorate of Syria
    * Burj Mandi, a village in the Punjab province of Pakistan
    * Downtown Burj Dubai, a largescale development project in downtown Dubai
    * Umm Burj, Khirbat, a Palestinian village in District of Hebron, depopulated in 1948

Buildings

    * Burj Al Alam, a skyscraper under construction in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    * Burj Al Anoud, a skyscraper in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    * Burj Al Arab, the world's second tallest hotel, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    * Burj Al Fattan, a proposed supertall skyscraper hotel to be built in the Dubai Marina
    * Burj Khalifa, a skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (tallest man-made structure on Earth)
    * Burj al-Taqa, a proposed skyscraper in Dubai also known as the Energy Tower
    * Musamman Burj, an octagonal tower located in the UNESCO World Heritage site in India
    * Nakheel Tower, first known as Al Burj, a proposed skyscraper project in Dubai, UAE

Organizations

    * Burj Al Luq Luq Community Centre and Society, an independent organisation in Jerusalem



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