Joun (also Joon, Djoun in Phoenician, in Arabic جون ) is a Lebanese village sitting on seven hills in the Chouf (in Arabic قضاء الشوف) district of Mount Lebanon at a distance of 13 kilometers from the city of Sidon in Lebanon. Joun means “the corner” in Aramaic, and it is located in between Mount Lebanon and South Lebanon, forming a corner shape.

Joun is a village of approximately 7,400 inhabitants, who are mainly Greek Catholic, Shiite, and Maronite.

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