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The Maldives are an archipelago of 1,192 coral islands grouped into 26 coral atolls in the Indian Ocean. They lie south-southwest of India and are considered part of Southern Asia.

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Malé, pronounced Mah-lay, is the capital of Maldives. The city occupies the entire islet of Malé and is located at the southern rim of North Male Atoll.
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Ukulhas island is in the Maldives and is one of the inhabited islands of North Ari Atoll with an almost completely Muslim population of about 1000.

Kaafu is a region of the Maldives, which covers North Male Atoll, South Male Atoll and the islands of Kaashidhoo and Gaafaru.
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Ari is an atoll in the Maldives. It is divided into two parts, North Ari and South Ari.
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Baa Atoll is an administrative division of the Maldives.
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Lhaviyani is in Maldives. It's the northernmost atoll which is open to tourism in the country.
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Addu is the southernmost atoll in the Maldives. Hithadhoo, its capital, was the base of the short-lived United Suvadive Republic secessionist movement in 1959–1963.
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Maldives

  • Location:  ,
  • Population:  396,000
  • Latitude of center:  3° 15' (3.25°) north
  • Longitude of center:  73° east
  • Average elevation:  -9,999 meters (-32,805 feet)
  • Capital:  Male
  • Area:  300 km² (116 miles²)
  • Languages:  Dhivehi, English
  • Currency:  Rufiyaa (MVR)
  • Phone code:  960
  • Internet domain:  .mv
  • Wikidata:  Maldives
  • DMOZ Open Directory:  Maldives
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Maldives

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Other Names for Maldives

  • Afrikaans:  Maledive
  • Albanian:  Maldivet, Maldivit
  • Amharic:  ማልዲቭስ
  • Arabic:  جزر المالديف, جزر الملديف, مالديف
  • Aragonese:  Maldivas
  • Armenian:  Մալդիվներ
  • Azerbaijani:  Maldiv
  • Bambara:  Maldivi
  • Basque:  Maldivak
  • Belarusian:  Мальдыўскія Астравы
  • Bengali:  মালদ্বীপ
  • Bosnian:  Maldivi
  • Breton:  Maldivez
  • Bulgarian:  Малдиви
  • Burmese:  မော်လဒိုက်
  • Chinese:  马尔代夫
  • Cornish:  Maldivys
  • Croatian:  Maldivi
  • Czech:  Maladivy, Maledivy
  • Danish:  Maldiverne
  • Dhivehi:  Dhivehi Raajjeyge Jumhooriyyaa, ދިވެހި ރާއްޖެ, ދިވެހިރާއްޖެ
  • Dutch:  Maldiven
  • Dzongkha:  མཱལ་ཌིབས
  • English:  Republic of Maldives
  • Esperanto:  Maldivoj
  • Estonian:  Maldiivid
  • Ewe:  maldivesdukɔ
  • Faroese:  Maldivuoyggjarnar
  • Finnish:  Malediivit
  • Fulah:  Maldiiwe
  • Galician:  Maldivas - ދިވެހި, Maldivas
  • Ganda:  Bizinga by'eMalidive
  • Georgian:  მალდივის კუნძულები
  • German:  Malediven
  • Greek:  Μαλδίβες
  • Gujarati:  માલદિવ્સ
  • Haitian:  Maldiv
  • Hausa:  Maldibi
  • Hebrew:  האיים המלדיביים, מלדיבים
  • Hindi:  मालदीव
  • Hungarian:  Maldív-szigetek
  • Icelandic:  Maldíveyjar
  • Ido:  Maldivi
  • Igbo:  Maldivesa
  • Indonesian:  Maladewa
  • Irish:  Na Maildiví
  • Italian:  Maldive
  • Japanese:  モルジブ, モルディブ
  • Kannada:  ಮಾಲ್ಡಿವ್ಸ್
  • Kashmiri:  मालदीव
  • Kikuyu:  Modivu
  • Korean:  몰디브
  • Kurdish:  مالدیڤ
  • Latin:  Insulae Maldivae
  • Latvian:  Maldīvija
  • Limburgan:  Maledive
  • Lingala:  Madívɛ
  • Lithuanian:  Maldivai, Maldyvai
  • Low German:  Malediven
  • Luba-Katanga:  Madive
  • Luxembourgish:  Maldiven
  • Macedonian:  Малдиви
  • Malagasy:  Maldiva
  • Malay (macrolanguage):  Maldiv
  • Malayalam:  മാലിദ്വീപ്
  • Marathi:  मालदीव, मालदीव्ज
  • Nepali (macrolanguage):  माल्दिभ्स
  • Northern Sami:  Malediivvat
  • Norwegian:  Maldivene
  • Norwegian Bokmål:  Maldivene
  • Norwegian Nynorsk:  Maldivane, Maldivene
  • Occitan (post 1500):  Maldivas
  • Oriya (macrolanguage):  ମାଳଦ୍ବୀପ
  • Pampanga:  Maldivas
  • Persian:  مالدیو
  • Polish:  Malediwy
  • Portuguese:  Maldivas
  • Pushto:  مالديپ
  • Romanian:  Maldive
  • Romansh:  Maldivas
  • Rundi:  Moludave
  • Russian:  Мальдивские о-ва
  • Sango:  Maldîva
  • Sanskrit:  मालाद्वीपः
  • Serbian:  Малдиви
  • Serbo-Croatian:  Maldivi
  • Sinhala:  මාල දිවයින
  • Slovak:  Maldivy
  • Slovenian:  Maldivi
  • Somali:  Maaldiqeen
  • Spanish:  Maldivas
  • Swahili (macrolanguage):  Maldivi, Modivu
  • Swedish:  Maldiverna
  • Tamil:  மாலத்தீவு, மாலைத்தீவுகள்
  • Telugu:  మాల్దీవులు
  • Thai:  ประเทศมัลดีฟส์, มัลดีฟส์
  • Tibetan:  མལ་དྭིབ།
  • Tigrinya:  ማልዲቭስ
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands):  Malativisi
  • Turkish:  Maldivler
  • Uighur:  مالدىۋ ئاراللىرى
  • Ukrainian:  Мальдіви
  • Urdu:  مالدیو
  • Vietnamese:  Man-đi-vơ
  • Volapük:  Maldivuäns
  • Western Frisian:  Maldiven
  • Yoruba:  Orílẹ́ède Maladifi
  • Zulu:  i-Maldives
  • Dhivehi Raajje
  • Republic of the Maldive Islands

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