Silos or Santo Domingo de Silos is a Colombian municipality and town located in the department of North Santander. It is the only municipality founded in Colombia by a German, Ambrosio Alfinger, in 1531.
7.2054° or 7° 12' 19.5" north
-72.7563° or 72° 45' 22.7" west
Open Location Code
2730 metres (8957 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 998996034
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Silos, Norte de Santander
  • Asturian: Santo Domingo de Silos (Colombia)
  • Asturian: Santo Domingo de Silos
  • Cebuano: Silos
  • Chinese: Silos
  • Chinese: 錫洛斯
  • Chinese: 锡洛斯
  • Dutch: Santo Domingo de Silos
  • Dutch: Silos
  • English: Silos, Norte de Santander
  • French: Santo Domingo de Silos
  • Georgian: სილოსი
  • Italian: Santo Domingo de Silos
  • Malay: Silos, Norte de Santander
  • Min Nan Chinese: Silos
  • Polish: Silos (Kolumbia)
  • Polish: Silos
  • Portuguese: Silos
  • Russian: Санто-Доминго-де-Силос (Колумбия)
  • Russian: Санто-Доминго-де-Силос
  • Spanish: Santo Domingo de Silos
  • Swedish: Silos
  • Tagalog: Silos, Norte de Santander
  • Tagalog: Silos
  • Waray (Philippines): Silos, Norte de Santander

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