Bani Hasan


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Bani Hasan

(bä`nē häsän`), village, E central Egypt, on the Nile near Al Minya. There are 39 tombs, carved out of solid rock in the XII dynasty of ancient Egypt. The name is also spelled Beni Hasan.
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The northern Jordanian poet Gassan Surur al-Sbaylat, born in al-Zarqa' in 1954 as the son of the paramount sheikh of the al-'Uwaysat section of the Bani Hasan, now living in al-Mafraq, is a successful self-made businessman.
The northern Jordanian poet Gassan Surur al-Sbaylat, born in al-Zarqa3 in 1954 as the son of the paramount sheikh of the al-Uwaysat section of the Bani Hasan, now living in al-Mafraq, is a successful self-made businessman.
For example, to pull tribal votes, the IAF backed Salama al-'Assaf, a leader of his clan, in Amman's fifth district, and Bassam 'Umush from the Bani Hasan tribe in Zarqa'.