French Guiana

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French Guiana is a French department in the Amazonia region of South America, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Brazil and Suriname. It is governed as an overseas province of France with same rights and privileges granted to all other French departments and benefits financially from the arrangement.

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Cayenne is the largest city in and capital of French Guiana.
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Kourou is a town in French Guiana. Together with the Îles de salut outside the coast it used to be part of a penal colony for the worst criminals in France, but in 1946 the prisons were closed.
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Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni is a city in French Guiana.
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Saint-Georges is in French Guiana. Located at the Oyapock, the border river between French Guiana and Brazil, if you travel overland between these countries you'll probably traverse this town.
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French Guiana

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  • Population:  196,000
  • Latitude of center:  3° 54' 36" (3.91°) north
  • Longitude of center:  53° 10' 12" (53.17°) west
  • Average elevation:  195 meters (640 feet)
  • Capital:  Cayenne
  • Area:  91,000 km² (35,135 miles²)
  • Language:  French
  • Currency:  Euro (EUR)
  • Phone code:  594
  • Internet domain:  .gf
  • Neighbors:  Brazil, Suriname
  • Wikidata:  French Guiana
  • Wikimedia Commons:  French Guiana

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  • Afrikaans:  Frans-Guyana
  • Akan:  Frɛnkye Gayana
  • Amharic:  የፈረንሳይ ጉዊአና
  • Arabic:  غويانا الفرنسية
  • Azerbaijani:  Fransız Quyanası
  • Bambara:  Faransi ka gwiyani
  • Basque:  Guyana Frantsesa
  • Belarusian:  Французская Гвіяна
  • Bengali:  ফরাসী গায়ানা
  • Bosnian:  Francuska Gvajana
  • Breton:  Gwiana cʼhall
  • Bulgarian:  Френска Гвиана
  • Burmese:  ပြင်သစ် ဂီယာနာ
  • Catalan:  Guaiana Francesa
  • Chinese:  法属圭亚那
  • Croatian:  Francuska Gvajana
  • Czech:  Francouzská Guyana
  • Danish:  Fransk Guyana
  • Dutch:  Frans-Guyana
  • Esperanto:  Franca Gviano
  • Estonian:  Prantsuse Guajaana
  • Ewe:  Frentsi Gayana nutome
  • Faroese:  Fransk Gujana
  • Finnish:  Ranskan Guayana
  • French:  Guyane Française, Guyane
  • Fulah:  Giyaan Farayse
  • Galician:  Güiana Francesa
  • Ganda:  Guyana enfalansa
  • German:  Französisch-Guayana
  • Greek:  Γαλλική Γουιάνα
  • Gujarati:  ફ્રેંચ ગયાના
  • Hausa:  Gini Ta Faransa
  • Hebrew:  גיאנה הצרפתית
  • Hindi:  फ़्रांसीसी गिआना
  • Hungarian:  Francia Guyana
  • Icelandic:  Franska Gvæjana
  • Indonesian:  Guyana Perancis
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association):  Guyana francese
  • Irish:  An Ghuáin Fhrancach
  • Italian:  Guiana Francese
  • Japanese:  仏領ギアナ
  • Kannada:  ಫ್ರೆಂಚ್ ಗಯಾನಾ
  • Kikuyu:  Gwiyana ya Ufaransa
  • Korean:  프랑스령 기아나
  • Lao:  ເຟັນສກິວນາ
  • Latvian:  Franču Gviāna
  • Lingala:  Giyanɛ ya Falánsɛ
  • Lithuanian:  Prancūzijos Gviana
  • Luba-Katanga:  Giyane wa Nfalanse
  • Macedonian:  Француска Гвајана
  • Malagasy:  Guyana frantsay
  • Malayalam:  ഫ്രഞ്ച് ഗയാന
  • Maltese:  Gujana Franċiża
  • Marathi:  फ्रेंच गयाना
  • Nepali (macrolanguage):  फ्रान्सेली गायना
  • North Ndebele:  Gwiyana ye Furansi
  • Northern Sami:  Frankriikka Guayana
  • Norwegian Bokmål:  Fransk Guyana
  • Norwegian Nynorsk:  Fransk Guyana
  • Occitan (post 1500):  Guiana francesa
  • Oriya (macrolanguage):  ଫ୍ରେଞ୍ଚ ଗୁଇନା
  • Persian:  گویان فرانسه
  • Polish:  Gujana Francuska
  • Portuguese:  Guiana Francesa
  • Romanian:  Guyana Franceză
  • Romansh:  Guyana Franzosa
  • Rundi:  Gwayana y'Abafaransa
  • Russian:  Французская Гвиана
  • Sango:  Güyâni tî farânzi
  • Serbian:  Француска Гвајана
  • Sinhala:  ප්‍රංශ ගයනාව
  • Slovak:  Francúzska Guayana
  • Slovenian:  Francoska Gvajana
  • Spanish:  Guayana Francesa
  • Swahili (macrolanguage):  Gwiyana ya Ufaransa
  • Swedish:  Franska Guyana
  • Tamil:  ஃப்ரென்ச் கயானா
  • Telugu:  ఫ్రెంచ్ గియానా
  • Thai:  เฟรนช์เกียนา
  • Tigrinya:  የፈረንሳይ ጉዊአና
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands):  Falanise Kuiana
  • Turkish:  Fransız Guyanası
  • Ukrainian:  Французька Гвіана
  • Urdu:  فرینچ گیانا
  • Vietnamese:  Quiana thuộc Pháp
  • Welsh:  Giana Ffrengig
  • Yoruba:  Orílẹ́ède Firenṣi Guana
  • Zulu:  isi-French Guiana
  • La Guyane
  • La Guyane Française

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