Lugano is a lakeside city in , the Italian-speaking part of southern , and is the largest Italian-speaking city in Switzerland, or for that matter, outside Italy.

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
is a railway station in the and the municipality of Melide. Photo: Arbalete, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: Romano1246, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The crosses across in the canton of Ticino, connecting the… Photo: Aconcagua, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: José, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a former municipality in the district of Lugano in the canton of Ticino in . Photo: Berger, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a municipality in the district of Lugano, in the canton of Ticino in . Photo: Berger, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a quarter of the city of , .


45.9544° or 45° 57' 16" north
8.9476° or 8° 56' 51.4" east
United Nations Location Code
282 metres (925 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 32457646
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Melide
  • Arabic: Melide, Swiza
  • Basque: Melide
  • Breton: Melide
  • Catalan: Melide
  • Cebuano: Melide (munisipyo sa Swisa, Ticino, Lugano District, lat 45,96, long 8,94)
  • Cebuano: Melide
  • Chinese: 梅利德 (提契諾州)
  • Chinese: 梅利德
  • Dutch: Melide
  • English: Melide, Switzerland
  • English: Melide TI
  • Esperanto: Melide TI
  • Finnish: Melide
  • French: Melide
  • Georgian: მელიდე
  • German: Melide
  • German: Melide TI
  • Hebrew: מלייד, שווייץ
  • Hungarian: Melide
  • Italian: Melide
  • Japanese: メリデ (スイス)
  • Lombard: Melide
  • Lombard: Melii
  • Lombard: Melì
  • Lombard: Milii
  • Malay: Melide, Switzerland
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Melide TI
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Melide i Sveits
  • Occitan (post 1500): Melide
  • Portuguese: Melide
  • Romansh: Melide
  • Russian: Мелиде
  • Spanish: Melide
  • Swedish: Melide, Ticino
  • Swedish: Melide
  • Swiss German: Melide TI
  • Tosk Albanian: Melide TI
  • Venetian: Melide
  • Volapük: Melide
  • Waray (Philippines): Melide
  • Welsh: Melide

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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Melide. See this page's contributions. Photo: Roland Zumbühl, CC BY-SA 3.0.