Lake Ohrid

Lake Ohrid is a lake which straddles the mountainous border between the southwestern part of and eastern . It is one of 's deepest and oldest lakes, with a unique aquatic ecosystem of worldwide importance, with more than 200…

Localities in the Area

Village
is a in the municipality of , , located 12 kilometres south of the city of . is situated 5 km east of Lake Ohrid. Photo: Niki Gango, CC BY 3.0.

is a picturesque village located just by Lake Ohrid in . Photo: Tancino, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Village
is a small tourist village in the municipality of , , located 9 kilometres south of the city of . is situated 7 km northeast of Lake Ohrid. Photo: Kiril Simeonovski, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Lake Ohrid

Latitude
41° or 41° north
Longitude
20.75° or 20° 45' east
Open Location Code
8GH22Q22+22
Elevation
689 metres (2260 feet)
Geo­Names ID
782150

Also Known As

  • Albanian: Liqeni i Ohrit
  • Albanian: Liqenit Ohrit
  • Albanian: Liqenit të Ohrit
  • Arabic: بحيرة أوخريد
  • Armenian: Օհրիդ լիճ
  • Asturian: Llagu d'Ohrid
  • Basque: Ohrid-eko aintzira
  • Basque: Ohrid aintzira
  • Belarusian: Ахрыдзкае возера
  • Belarusian: Ахрыдскае возера
  • Bosnian: Ohridsko jezero
  • Bulgarian: Охридско езеро
  • Bulgarian: Охридското езеро
  • Catalan: Llac d'Okhrida
  • Cebuano: Lake Ohrid
  • Chinese: 奥赫里德湖
  • Chinese: 奧赫里德湖
  • Chuvash: Охрид кӳлли
  • Croatian: Ohridsko jezero
  • Czech: Ochridské jezero
  • Czech: Ohridské jezero
  • Czech: Pogradecké jezero
  • Danish: Ohrid-søen
  • Danish: Ohridsøen
  • Dutch: Liqeni i Ohrit
  • Dutch: Meer van Ohrid
  • Dutch: Ohridmeer
  • Esperanto: Lago de Ohrid
  • Esperanto: Liqeni mi Ohrit
  • Esperanto: Ohrid
  • Esperanto: Ohrit
  • Esperanto: Oĥridsko
  • Finnish: Ohridjärvi
  • Finnish: Strugajärvi
  • French: Lac d'Ohrid
  • French: Lac d'Okhrid
  • French: Lac ohrid
  • French: Lac okhrid
  • French: lac d'Ohrid
  • Georgian: ოჰრიდის ტბა
  • German: Ochridasee
  • German: Ohridsee
  • Greek: Λίμνη Οχρίδα
  • Greek: Λυχνιτίδα
  • Greek: Λυχνιτίς
  • Greek: Οχρίδα
  • Hebrew: אגם אוחריד
  • Hungarian: Ohridi-tó
  • Hungarian: Pogradeci-tó
  • Indonesian: Danau Ohrid
  • Italian: Lago Ohrid
  • Italian: Lago di Ocrida
  • Italian: Lago di Ohrid
  • Italian: lago di Ocrida
  • Japanese: オフリド湖
  • Korean: 오흐리드호
  • Kurdish: Gola Ohrîdê
  • Kurdish: گۆلائۆ هریدێ
  • Latin: Lychnidus lacus
  • Latvian: Liqeni i Ohrit
  • Latvian: Ohridas ezers
  • Latvian: Охридско Езеро
  • Lithuanian: Ochrido ežeras
  • Lithuanian: Ohrido ežeras
  • Lower Sorbian: Ohridski jazor
  • Macedonian: Охридско Езеро
  • Norwegian: Ohridsjøen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Ohridsjøen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Ohridsjøen
  • Persian: دریاچه اهرید
  • Persian: دریاچه اوهرید
  • Polish: Jezioro Ochrydzkie
  • Portuguese: Lago Ohrid
  • Portuguese: Lago de Ocrida
  • Romanian: Lacul Ohrid
  • Romanian: Lacul Ohrida
  • Russian: Озеро Охридское
  • Russian: Охрид
  • Russian: Охридское
  • Russian: Охридское озеро
  • Serbian: Ohridsko jezero
  • Serbian: Охрид
  • Serbian: Охридско Језеро
  • Serbian: Охридско језеро
  • Serbo-Croatian: Ohridsko jezero
  • Slovak: Ochridské jazero
  • Slovak: Ohridské jazero
  • Slovenian: Ohridsko jezero
  • Spanish: Lago Ohrid
  • Spanish: Lago Okhrid
  • Spanish: Lago de Ocrida
  • Swedish: Ochridasjön
  • Swedish: Ochridsjön
  • Swedish: Ohrid Sjön
  • Swedish: Ohridsjön
  • Thai: ทะเลสาบโอครีด
  • Turkish: Ohri Gölü
  • Turkish: Ohrid Gölü
  • Ukrainian: Охридське озеро
  • Ukrainian: Охрідське озеро
  • Upper Sorbian: Ohridski jězor
  • Vietnamese: Hồ Ohrid
  • Welsh: Llyn Ohrid
  • Lago di Ohrida
  • Lake Ochrida
  • Lake Okhrid
  • Limnē Akhridos
  • Limnē Akhris
  • Liqen' i Ohris
  • Liqen i Ohrit
  • Lychnidus
  • Lychnitis
  • Ohrida-See
  • Ohrida
  • Ohridsco-Jezero
  • Ohridsko Ezero
  • Ohridsko Jezero
  • Ohridsko Lake
  • Okhri Gölü
  • Yezero Okhridsko

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