Luangwa River

The Luangwa River is one of the major tributaries of the River, and one of the four biggest rivers of . The river generally floods in the rainy season and then falls considerably in the dry season.

Localities in the Area

is a town in , at the confluence of the and Zambezi Rivers, which was called Feira until 1964. is situated 3 km southwest of Luangwa River.

is the westernmost town in , on the Zambezi River. is situated 3½ km southeast of Luangwa River.

Luangwa River

-15.6° or 15° 36' south
30.4167° or 30° 25' east
341 metres (1119 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Luangwa-rivier
  • Belarusian: Луангва
  • Belarusian: Рака Луангва
  • Catalan: Riu Luangwa
  • Cebuano: Luangwa River
  • Chinese: 卢安瓜河
  • Chinese: 盧安瓜河
  • Chuvash: Луангва
  • Czech: Luangwa
  • Dutch: Luangwa
  • Esperanto: Rivero Luangvo
  • French: Luangwa
  • French: Rivière Luangwa
  • Georgian: ლუანგვა
  • German: Luangwa
  • Hebrew: נהר לואנגווה
  • Hindi: लुंग्वा नदी
  • Irish: Abhainn Luangwa
  • Italian: Luangwa
  • Japanese: ルアングワ川
  • Lithuanian: Luangva
  • Malayalam: ലുവാങ്ഗ്വ നദി
  • Mingrelian: ლუანგვა
  • Norwegian: Luangwa
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Luangwa
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Luangwa
  • Polish: Luangua
  • Polish: Luangwa
  • Portuguese: Rio Luangwa
  • Russian: Луангва
  • South Azerbaijani: لوانقوآ چایی
  • Spanish: Luangwa
  • Spanish: Rio Luangwa
  • Spanish: Río Luangwa
  • Swahili: Luangwa
  • Swahili: Mto Luangwa
  • Swedish: Luangwa
  • Swedish: Luangwa River
  • Swedish: Luangwafloden
  • Ukrainian: Луангва
  • Vietnamese: Sông Luangwa
  • Welsh: Afon Luangwa
  • Loangwa
  • Rio Aruangua Grande
  • Rio Aruângua
  • Rio Luangua
  • Songole

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