Lake Nasser

Lake Nasser is a vast reservoir in southern and northern . It is one of the largest man-made lakes in the world. Before construction, Sudan was against the building of Lake Nasser because it would encroach on land in the North, where the Nubian people lived.
Latitude
23.1622° or 23° 9' 43.9" north
Longitude
32.7855° or 32° 47' 7.9" east
Open Location Code
7GMJ5Q6P+V6
Elevation
179 metres (587 feet)
Geo­Names ID
369348

Also Known As

  • Albanian: Liqeni i Asuanit
  • Arabic: بحيرة السد العالي
  • Arabic: بحيرة النوبة
  • Arabic: بحيرة ناصر
  • Arabic: بحيرة ناصر‎
  • Arabic: بحيره ناصر
  • Armenian: Նասեր լիճ
  • Basque: Nasser Lakua
  • Basque: Nasser aintzira
  • Bengali: নাসের হ্রদ
  • Bulgarian: Асуански язовир
  • Bulgarian: Езеро Насер
  • Bulgarian: Езеро Насър
  • Bulgarian: Насър
  • Bulgarian: Нубия
  • Burmese: နက်ဆာကန်
  • Catalan: Buhayrat Nasir
  • Catalan: Embassament Nasser
  • Catalan: Llac Nasser
  • Catalan: Pantà Nasser
  • Catalan: llac Nasser
  • Cebuano: Lake Nasser
  • Chinese: 納賽爾水庫
  • Chinese: 納賽爾湖
  • Chinese: 纳赛尔湖
  • Croatian: Naserovo jezero
  • Croatian: Nubijsko jezero
  • Czech: Asuánská vodní nádrž
  • Czech: Násirovo jezero
  • Czech: Núbijské jezero
  • Danish: Lake Nasser
  • Danish: Lake Nubia
  • Danish: Nassersøen
  • Dutch: Nassermeer
  • Egyptian Arabic: بحيرة ناصر
  • Esperanto: Lago Naser
  • Esperanto: Naserlago
  • Finnish: Nasserjärvi
  • French: Lac Nasser
  • French: lac Nasser
  • Georgian: ნასერის ტბა
  • Georgian: ნასერის წყალსაცავი
  • German: Assuan-Stausee
  • German: Nasser-See
  • German: Nasser-Stausee
  • German: Nassersee
  • German: Nasserstausee
  • Hausa: Tafkin Nasser
  • Hebrew: אגם נאצר
  • Hungarian: Nasszer-tó
  • Indonesian: Danau Nasser
  • Irish: Loch Nasser
  • Italian: lago Nasser
  • Japanese: ナセル湖
  • Kazakh: Naser
  • Kazakh: Насер
  • Kazakh: ناسەر
  • Korean: 나세르호
  • Latvian: Nāsira ezers
  • Lithuanian: Asuano tvenkinys
  • Lithuanian: Nasero ežeras
  • Lithuanian: Nasero tvenkinys
  • Macedonian: Насерово Езеро
  • Malayalam: ലേക്ക് നാസെർ
  • Mingrelian: ნასერიშ ტობა
  • Norwegian: Nassersjøen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Nassersjøen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Nassersjøen
  • Occitan (post 1500): Lac Nasser
  • Occitan (post 1500): Lac de Nasser
  • Persian: دریاچه ناصر
  • Polish: Jezioro Nasera
  • Polish: Zbiornik Nasera
  • Portuguese: De Philae a Abu Simbel
  • Portuguese: Lago Nasser
  • Romanian: Lacul Nasser
  • Russian: Асуанское водохранилище
  • Russian: Насер
  • Russian: Озеро Насер
  • Russian: Озеро Насера
  • Serbian: Naserovo jezero
  • Serbian: Језеро Насер
  • Serbian: Насерово језеро
  • Serbo-Croatian: Jezero Naser
  • Serbo-Croatian: Naserovo jezero
  • Spanish: Lago Naser
  • Spanish: Lago Nasser
  • Spanish: Lago Nubia
  • Spanish: Lago de Nubia
  • Swahili: Bwawa la Nasser
  • Swahili: Nasser
  • Swahili: Ziwa Nasser
  • Swahili: Ziwa la Nasser
  • Swedish: Nassersjön
  • Turkish: Nasır Gölü
  • Ukrainian: Озеро Насер
  • Ukrainian: Озеро Насера
  • Urdu: جھیل ناصر
  • Urdu: جھیل نوبیا
  • Urdu: ناصر جھیل
  • Urdu: نوبیا جھیل
  • Welsh: Llyn Nasser
  • Boħēret Nāṣer
  • Buḩayrat Nāşir

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