Mannar Island

Mannar Island, formerly spelt Manar Island, which lies off the north-western coast of , is part of , Sri Lanka. It is linked to the main island of Sri Lanka by a causeway and the Mannar Bridge, which carries the A14 highway, and a railway bridge.

Localities in the Area

is one of the well developed village in Mannar District and having a great culture… is situated 3 km north of Mannar Island. Photo: ALHATHIR, CC BY-SA 3.0.

or Erukkalampiddi is a small coastal town on the eastern coast of Mannar Island in , northern Province . is situated 7 km southeast of Mannar Island.

Mannar Island

9.0601° or 9° 3' 36.2" north
79.8215° or 79° 49' 17.4" east
Open Location Code
8 metres (26 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Azerbaijani: Mannar adası
  • Belarusian: Востраў Манар
  • Belarusian: Манар
  • Catalan: Mannar Island
  • Cebuano: Mannar Island
  • Chinese: 曼納島
  • Dutch: Mannar Island
  • English: Manar Island
  • French: Île de Mannar
  • French: île de Mannar
  • Georgian: მანარი
  • German: Mannar
  • Greek: Μανάρ
  • Hindi: मन्नार द्वीप
  • Japanese: マンナール島
  • Malayalam: മന്നാർ ദ്വീപ്
  • Persian: جزیره منار
  • Portuguese: Ilha de Manar
  • Portuguese: Mannar
  • Russian: Маннар
  • Sinhalese: මන්නාරම් දූපත
  • Spanish: Isla Mannar
  • Swedish: Mannar Island
  • Tamil: மன்னார் தீவு
  • Urdu: جزیرہ منار
  • Manaar Island

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