Beni Mellal (Standard Moroccan Tamazight: ⴰⵢⵜ ⵎⵍⵍⴰⵍ, translit. ayt məllal; Arabic: بني ملال, translit. bni məllal) is a Moroccan city located in the country's interior. It is the capital of the Béni Mellal-Khénifra Region and has a population of 192,676 (2014 census). It sits at the foot of Jbel Tassemit (2247m), and next to the plains of Beni Amir.