Idjwi, or Ijwi, is an in which forms part of in the . At 70 km in length and with an area of 340 km2, it is the second-largest lake island in and the tenth largest in the world.
-2.1177° or 2° 7' 3.8" south
29.0592° or 29° 3' 33" east
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1,848 metres (6,063 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Armenian: Իջվի
  • Belarusian: Іджві
  • Breton: Idjwi
  • Cebuano: Île Idjwi
  • Chinese: 伊吉威岛
  • Chinese: 伊吉威島
  • Dutch: Idjwi
  • Estonian: Idjwi saar
  • French: Idjwi
  • French: Ijwi
  • Georgian: იჯვი
  • German: Idjiwi
  • German: Idjwi
  • Italian: Idjwi
  • Japanese: イジウィ島
  • Japanese: イディウィ島
  • Korean: 이쥐섬
  • Lingala: Idjwi
  • Lithuanian: Idžvi
  • Polish: Idjwi
  • Portuguese: Idjwi
  • Romanian: Idjwi
  • Russian: Иджви
  • Spanish: Idjwi
  • Swedish: Île Idjwi
  • Ukrainian: Іджві
  • Zulu: Idjwi
  • Ile Idjwi

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