South Governorate

South Governorate is one of the governorates of Lebanon. South Lebanon has a population of 500,000 inhabitants and an area of 929.6 km². The capital is .

Localities in the Area

, Adloun or Adlun is a coastal town in South , 17 kilometres south of famous for its cultivation of watermelons. is situated 6 km west of South Governorate. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

was a Phoenician city on the Mediterranean coast between and Tyre, also known biblically as Zarephath. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Al-Ansariyyah, Ansariyeh, or Insariye is a town in South Governorate in , 62 km from and 20 km south of . is situated 5 km west of South Governorate. Photo: AbouChahine, Public domain.

South Governorate

33.4167° or 33° 25' north
35.3333° or 35° 20' east
Open Location Code
190 metres (623 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: الجنوب|
  • Arabic: محافظة الجنوب
  • Arabic: محافظة لبنان الجنوبي
  • Armenian: Հարավային Լիբանան
  • Armenian: Հարավային մարզ
  • Basque: Hegoaldeko eskualdea
  • Belarusian: Паўднёвы Лібан
  • Belarusian: Паўднёвы Ліван
  • Belarusian: Правінцыя Паўднёвы Ліван
  • Bulgarian: Южен Ливан
  • Catalan: Governació del Líban-Sud
  • Cebuano: Mohafazat Liban-Sud
  • Chinese: 南部省
  • Chinese: 南黎巴嫩省
  • Dutch: Gouvernement Zuid
  • Dutch: Zuid
  • Esperanto: Suda Gubernio
  • Estonian: Lõuna-Liibanoni kubernerkond
  • Finnish: Etelä-Libanonin hallintoalue
  • French: Gouvernorat du Liban-Sud
  • French: Gouvernorat du Sud-Liban
  • Georgian: სამხრეთის მუჰაფაზა
  • German: Gouvernement Süd-Libanon
  • German: Süd-Libanon
  • Greek: Κυβερνείο του Νότιου Λιβάνου
  • Hebrew: דרום לבנון
  • Hebrew: מחוז דרום לבנון
  • Hindi: दक्षिण प्रान्त
  • Hungarian: Dél kormányzóság
  • Indonesian: Kegubernuran Selatan
  • Italian: Governatorato del Sud Libano
  • Italian: governatorato del Sud Libano
  • Japanese: 南レバノン県
  • Korean: 남부 주
  • Korean: 남부주
  • Lithuanian: Pietų Libano muchafaza
  • Malay: Pentadbiran Selatan
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Sør guvernement
  • Pampanga: Mauling Governorate
  • Persian: استان جنوبی لبنان
  • Polish: Dystrykt Południowy
  • Portuguese: Líbano Meridional
  • Romanian: Guvernoratul Libanul de Sud
  • Russian: Южный Ливан
  • Scots: Sooth Govrenorate
  • Spanish: Gobernación de Líbano Sur
  • Spanish: Libano-Sur
  • Spanish: Líbano-Sur
  • Swedish: Mohafazat Liban-Sud
  • Tajik: Вилояти Ҷануб
  • Tamil: தெற்கு ஆளுநரகம், லெபனான்
  • Tamil: தெற்கு ஆளுநரகம்
  • Tamil: தெற்கு கவர்னரேட்
  • Turkish: Cenub ili
  • Ukrainian: Південний Ліван (провінція)
  • Ukrainian: Південний Ліван
  • Urdu: محافظہ جنوبی
  • Vietnamese: Tỉnh Nam, Liban
  • Vietnamese: Tỉnh Nam
  • Wu Chinese: 南部省 (黎巴嫩)
  • Aj Jeanoub
  • Mohafazat ej Jnoub
  • Muḩāfaz̧at Lubnān al Janūbī
  • al-Janub

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