Niger River

The Niger River is the principal river of , extending about 4,180 km. Its drainage basin is 2,117,700 km2 in area. Its source is in the in southeastern near the border.
Latitude
5.3016° or 5° 18' 5.6" north
Longitude
6.4168° or 6° 25' 0.5" east
Open Location Code
6FQ88C28+JP
Elevation
8 metres (26 feet)
Geo­Names ID
2328928

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Nigerrivier
  • Albanian: Lumi Niger
  • Amharic: ኒጄር ወንዝ
  • Arabic: Salog Niger
  • Arabic: نهر النيجر
  • Arabic: نيجر (نهر)
  • Aragonese: Río Nícher
  • Armenian: Նիգեր
  • Armenian: Նիգեր գետ
  • Assamese: নাইজাৰ নদী
  • Asturian; Bable: Ríu Níxer
  • Azerbaijani: Niger
  • Azerbaijani: Niger çayı
  • Bambara: Jeliba
  • Bashkir: Нигер
  • Basque: Niger
  • Bavarian: Niger
  • Belarusian: Нігер (рака)
  • Belarusian: Нігер
  • Bengali: নাইজার নদী
  • Bhojpuri: नाइजर नदी
  • Bihari : नाइजर नदी
  • Bosnian: Niger
  • Breton: Niger
  • Bulgarian: Нигер
  • Burmese: နိုင်ဂျာမြစ်
  • Catalan: Riu Níger
  • Catalan: riu Níger
  • Cebuano: Niger
  • Central Kurdish: ڕووباری نیجێر
  • Chechen: Нигер
  • Chichewa; Nyanja: Mtsinje wa Niger
  • Chinese: Niger Hô
  • Chinese: 尼日尔河
  • Chinese: 尼日河
  • Chuvash: Нигер
  • Croatian: Niger
  • Czech: Niger
  • Danish: Niger
  • Dutch: Niger
  • Eastern Mari: Нигер
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: نهر النيجر
  • English: Niger
  • English: Quorra
  • English: fleuve Niger
  • Esperanto: Niĝero
  • Estonian: Nigeri jõgi
  • Fijian Hindustani: Niger Naddi
  • Finnish: Niger
  • French: Niger
  • Frisian: Niger
  • Fulah: Maayo Jaaliba
  • Gallegan: Río Níxer
  • Georgian: ნიგერი
  • German: Niger
  • Greek: Νίγηρας ποταμός
  • Guarani: Ysyry Níher
  • Hausa: Neja
  • Hausa: Nijar
  • Hebrew: ניז'ר
  • Hindi: नाइजर नदी
  • Hungarian: Niger
  • Icelandic: Nígerfljót
  • Ido: Fluvio Nijer
  • Igbo: Oshimiri Orimiri
  • Iloko: Karayan Niger
  • Indonesian: Sungai Niger
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Fluvio Niger
  • Irish: An Nígir
  • Italian: Niger
  • Japanese: ニジェール川
  • Javanese: Kali Niger
  • Kabiyé: Nizɛɛrɩ Pɔɔ
  • Kazakh: Нигер
  • Kirghiz: Нигер
  • Korean: 나이저강
  • Korean: 니제르 강
  • Lao: Karayan Niger
  • Latin: Niger
  • Latvian: Nigēra
  • Letzeburgesch: Niger
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Niger
  • Lingala: Nizer
  • Lithuanian: Nigeris
  • Lombard: Niger
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Nigerstroom
  • Macedonian: Нигер
  • Malay (generic): Sungai Niger
  • Malayalam: നൈജർ നദി
  • Marathi: नायजर नदी
  • Min Nan Chinese: Niger Hô
  • Mingrelian: ნიგერი
  • Mongolian: Нигер мөрөн
  • Moroccan Spoken Arabic: لواد د النيجر
  • Nepali: नाइजर खुसि
  • Newari: नाइजर खुसि
  • Northern Frisian: Niiger Struum
  • Norwegian: Niger
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Niger (elv)
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Niger
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Nigerelva
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Nigèr
  • Panjabi: ਨਾਈਜਰ ਦਰਿਆ
  • Persian: رودخانه نیجر
  • Piemontese: Nìger (fium)
  • Piemontese: Nìger
  • Polish: Niger
  • Portuguese: Rio Níger
  • Quechua: Niqir mayu
  • Romanian: Niger
  • Russia Buriat: Нигер мүрэн
  • Russian: Нигер
  • Rusyn: Ніґер
  • Schwyzerdütsch: Niger (Fluss)
  • Schwyzerdütsch: Niger
  • Scots: Niger River
  • Serbian: Нигер
  • Serbo-Croatian: Niger
  • Sicilian: Niger
  • Slovak: Niger
  • Slovenian: Niger
  • Somali: Wabiga Nijer
  • Sorbian, Lower: Niger
  • Sorbian, Upper: Niger
  • South Azerbaijani: نیجر چایی
  • Spanish: Niger
  • Spanish: Níger
  • Spanish: Río Níger
  • Swahili (generic): Niger
  • Swedish: Niger
  • Tajik: Дарёи Нигер
  • Tamil: நைஜர் ஆறு
  • Tatar: Нигер (елга)
  • Tatar: Нигер
  • Thai: แม่น้ำไนเจอร์
  • Tosk Albanian: Niger
  • Turkish: Nijer Nehri
  • Turkmen: Niger derýasy
  • Ukrainian: Нігер
  • Urdu: دریائے نائجر
  • Uzbek: Niger
  • Venetian: Fiume Niger
  • Venetian: Fiume Nìzer
  • Veps: Niger
  • Vietnamese: Sông Niger
  • Waray (Philippines): Salog Niger
  • Welsh: Afon Niger
  • Western Mari: Нигер
  • Western Panjabi: دریائے نائجر
  • Wu Chinese: 尼日爾河
  • Yakut: Нигер (өрүс)
  • Yakut: Нигер
  • Yiddish: ניזשער טייך
  • Yoruba: Odò Niger
  • Yue Chinese: 尼日河
  • Dioliba
  • Dioliba Fleuve
  • Djoliba
  • Joliba
  • Kworra
  • Niger, jume
  • Nigeris (opė)
  • Rio Nijer
  • River Niger
  • Timbiko
  • Нигер дарыясы
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