Jaffna Peninsula

Jaffna Peninsula or is an area in . It is home to the capital city of the province, , and comprises much of the former land mass of the medieval Jaffna kingdom.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a town located 7 km from the City of , , . is situated 5 km northeast of Jaffna Peninsula.

Village
The village of is near the lagoon called Thondaman Aru. is situated 7 km northeast of Jaffna Peninsula.

Village
is a small town in . It is located within . is situated 8 km northwest of Jaffna Peninsula.

Jaffna Peninsula

Latitude
9.75° or 9° 45' north
Longitude
80.1667° or 80° 10' east
Elevation
1 metre (3 feet)
Geo­Names ID
1242827

Also Known As

  • Arabic: شبه جزيرة جافنا
  • Azerbaijani: Cafna yarımadası
  • Bengali: জাফনা পেনিনসোলা
  • Cebuano: Jaffna Peninsula
  • Chinese: 賈夫納半島
  • Chinese: 贾夫纳半岛
  • Danish: Jaffna Peninsula
  • Dutch: Jaffna
  • Finnish: Jaffna niemimaa
  • French: Péninsule de Jaffna
  • French: péninsule de Jaffna
  • German: Jaffna-Halbinsel
  • Greek: Τζάφνα
  • Gujarati: જાફના દ્વીપકલ્પ
  • Hindi: जाफना प्रायद्वीप
  • Indonesian: Jaffna Peninsula
  • Italian: Jaffna
  • Japanese: ジャフナ半島
  • Kannada: ಜಾಫ್ನಾ ಪೆನಿನ್ಸುಲಾ
  • Korean: 자프나 반도
  • Latvian: Džafnas pussala
  • Lithuanian: Džafnės pusiasalis
  • Malay: Jaffna Peninsula
  • Marathi: जॅफिन पेनिनसुला
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Jeffna Peninsula
  • Polish: Półwysep Jaffna
  • Portuguese: Península de Jaffna
  • Russian: Джафна
  • Russian: Джаффна
  • Sinhala: යාපනය අර්ධද්වීපය
  • Spanish: Peninsula de Jaffna
  • Spanish: Península de Jaffna
  • Swedish: Jaffna Peninsula
  • Swedish: Jaffnahalvön
  • Swedish: Jeffna Peninsula
  • Tamil: ஜேஆனா பெனின்சுலா
  • Tamil: யாழ் குடாநாடு
  • Tamil: யாழ்ப்பாணக் குடாநாடு
  • Tamil: யாழ்ப்பாணத் தீபகற்பம்
  • Telugu: జాఫ్నా పెనిన్సులా
  • Thai: จาฟนา
  • Turkish: Jaffna Peninsula
  • Ukrainian: Джафна
  • Ukrainian: Джаффна
  • Ukrainian: Півострів Джафна
  • Urdu: جزیرہ نمائے جافنا
  • Vietnamese: Jaffna Peninsula

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