Western Area

The Western Area or Freetown Peninsula is one of five principal divisions of . It comprises the oldest city and national capital and its surrounding towns and countryside.

Notable Places in the Area

is an airport serving , the capital city of , a country in is situated 7 km north of Western Area.

Localities in the Area

is a military town in the in the Western Area of , about 30 miles east of . is situated 5 km east of Western Area.

Western Area

8.3333° or 8° 20' north
-13.1167° or 13° 7' west
Open Location Code
352 metres (1,155 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: المقاطعة الغربية
  • Belarusian: Заходняя вобласць, Сьера-Леонэ
  • Belarusian: Заходняя вобласць
  • Bengali: পশ্চিমাঞ্চল, সিয়েরা লিওন
  • Bulgarian: Западна област
  • Catalan: Western Area
  • Catalan: Zona de l'Oest
  • Catalan: Àrea Occidental
  • Cebuano: Western Area
  • Chinese: 西部区
  • Chinese: 西部區
  • Croatian: Zapadna zona
  • Danish: Western Area
  • Dutch: Western
  • Esperanto: Okcidenta Areo
  • Estonian: Läänepiirkond
  • Finnish: Läntinen alue
  • French: Zone de l'Ouest
  • German: SL-W
  • German: Western
  • German: Western Area
  • Greek: Δυτική Περιφέρεια, Σιέρρα Λεόνε
  • Greek: Δυτική Περιφέρεια
  • Gujarati: વેસ્ટર્ન એરિયા
  • Hindi: पश्चिमी क्षेत्र
  • Indonesian: Daerah Barat, Sierra Leone
  • Indonesian: Wilayah Barat
  • Italian: Area occidentale della Sierra Leone
  • Japanese: 西部地域
  • Kannada: ಪಾಶ್ಚಾತ್ಯ ಪ್ರದೇಶ
  • Korean: 서부구
  • Latvian: Rietumu apgabals
  • Lithuanian: Vakarų sritis
  • Malay (generic): Western Area
  • Marathi: वेस्टर्न रिजन
  • Northern Frisian: Western Area (Prowins uun Sierra Leone)
  • Northern Frisian: Western Area
  • Norwegian: Western
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Vestern
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Western
  • Persian: ناحیه غربی
  • Polish: Obszar Zachodni
  • Portuguese: Western
  • Portuguese: Western Area
  • Portuguese: Área do Oeste
  • Romanian: Provincia Western, Sierra Leone
  • Romanian: Zona de Vest, Sierra Leone
  • Russian: Западная область
  • Sinhalese: බටහිර ප්‍රදේශය
  • Spanish: Area Occidental
  • Spanish: Área Occidental
  • Swedish: Freetown Peninsula
  • Swedish: Western Area
  • Tamil: மேற்கு ஏரியா
  • Telugu: పశ్చిమ ప్రాంతం
  • Thai: เวสเทิร์น เอเรีย
  • Turkish: Western Area
  • Ukrainian: Західний регіон
  • Urdu: مغربی ریجن
  • Urdu: مغربی علاقہ
  • Vietnamese: Khu vực Phía Tây
  • Area Occidentale
  • Area Occidentale della Sierra Leone
  • Західна область

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