Potomac River

The Potomac River is found within the region of the and flows from the Potomac Highlands into the . The river is approximately 405 miles long, with a drainage area of about 14,700 square miles.

Localities in the Area

Hamlet
is an unincorporated community in , in the U.S. state of . is situated 2½ miles southwest of Potomac River.

Hamlet
is an unincorporated community in , in the U.S. state of . is situated 3½ miles south of Potomac River.

Hamlet
is an unincorporated community in , in the U.S. state of . is situated 3½ miles south of Potomac River.

Potomac River

Latitude
37.9389° or 37° 56' 20" north
Longitude
-76.2528° or 76° 15' 10" west
Open Location Code
8795WPQW+HV
Geo­Names ID
4366037

Also Known As

  • Amharic: ፖቶማክ ወንዝ
  • Arabic: نهر بوتماك
  • Arabic: نهر بوتوماك
  • Armenian: Պոտոմակ
  • Azerbaijani: Potomak
  • Azerbaijani: Potomak çayı
  • Bashkir: Потомак
  • Basque: Potomac
  • Basque: Potomac ibaia
  • Belarusian: Патамак
  • Belarusian: Патомак
  • Belarusian: Рака Патомак
  • Bengali: পোটোম্যাক নদী
  • Breton: Potomac
  • Bulgarian: Потомак
  • Catalan: Potomac
  • Catalan: Riu Potomac
  • Catalan: riu Potomac
  • Cebuano: Potomac River
  • Chichewa; Nyanja: Mtsinje wa Potomac
  • Chinese: 波多馬克河
  • Chinese: 波多马克河
  • Chinese: 波托马克河
  • Chuvash: Потомак
  • Cornish: Potomac
  • Croatian: Potomac
  • Czech: Potomac
  • Czech: Potomac River
  • Danish: Potomac-floden
  • Danish: Potomacfloden
  • Dutch: Potomac
  • Dutch: Potomac River
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: نهر بوتوماك
  • English: Co-hon-go-roo-ta River
  • English: Patawmeck River
  • English: Patawomeck River
  • English: Potowmac River
  • Esperanto: Potomac
  • Esperanto: Potomaka Rivero
  • Esperanto: Potomako
  • Estonian: Potomac
  • Finnish: Potomac
  • French: Fleuve Potomac
  • French: Potomac
  • Frisian: Potomac
  • Gallegan: Río Potomac
  • Georgian: პოტომაკი
  • German: Potomac River
  • Greek: Ποταμός Ποτόμακ
  • Hebrew: הפוטומק
  • Hebrew: נהר הפוטומאק
  • Hebrew: נהר הפוטומק
  • Hebrew: פוטומאק
  • Hebrew: פוטומק
  • Hungarian: Potomac
  • Ido: Potomac
  • Indonesian: Sungai Potomac
  • Irish: Potomac
  • Italian: Fiume Potomac
  • Italian: Potomac
  • Japanese: ポトマック川
  • Kirghiz: Потомак
  • Korean: 포토맥강
  • Latin: Flumen Potomac
  • Latin: Fluvius Potomacus
  • Latvian: Potomaka
  • Lithuanian: Potomakas
  • Marathi: पोटॉमॅक नदी
  • Mingrelian: პოტომაკი
  • Moroccan Spoken Arabic: واد پوتوماك
  • Northern Sami: Potomac
  • Norwegian: Potomac
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Potomac-elven
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Potomac
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Potomac River
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Potomacelva
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Potomacelven
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Potomac
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Potomac
  • Persian: رودخانهٔ پوتوماک
  • Persian: رودخانه پوتوماک
  • Persian: رود پوتوماک
  • Piemontese: Potomac (fium)
  • Piemontese: Potomac
  • Polish: Potomak
  • Portuguese: Rio Potomac
  • Romanian: Potomac River
  • Romanian: Râul Potomac
  • Russian: Потомак
  • Scots: Potomac River
  • Serbian: Потомак
  • Serbo-Croatian: Potomac
  • Slovenian: Potomac
  • Slovenian: Potomac River
  • South Azerbaijani: پوتوماک چایی
  • Spanish: Potomac
  • Spanish: Río Potomac
  • Spanish: rio Potomac
  • Spanish: río Potomac
  • Swahili (generic): Mto Potomac
  • Swedish: Potomac-floden
  • Swedish: Potomac
  • Swedish: Potomacfloden
  • Tamil: பொட்டாமக் ஆறு
  • Thai: แม่น้ำโพโทแมก
  • Thai: แม่น้ำโพโทแม็ค
  • Turkish: Potomac Irmağı
  • Turkish: Potomac Nehri
  • Ukrainian: Потомак
  • Urdu: دریائے پوٹومیک
  • Uzbek: Potomac
  • Venetian: Potomac
  • Vietnamese: Sông Potomac
  • Welsh: Afon Potomac
  • Western Panjabi: دریاۓ پوٹومک
  • Wu Chinese: 波托马克河
  • Yue Chinese: 波多馬克河
  • Bathommek River
  • Betomek
  • Brooke of Chesapeak
  • Cahongarooton
  • Cheneoow-quoquey
  • Co-hon-go-ru-ta River
  • Cohongaroota River
  • Cohongarooto River
  • Cohongarouton River
  • Cohongo River
  • Cohongoluta River
  • Cohongoronta River
  • Cohongoronto River
  • Cohongoroota River
  • Cohongorooto River
  • Cohongoruton River
  • Elisabeth River
  • Elizabeth River
  • Goose River
  • Kahongoronton River
  • Maryland River
  • Namaughton River
  • Nameroughquena River
  • Pataromerke River
  • Patawmack River
  • Patawomeck
  • Patawomecke
  • Patawomecke River
  • Patawomek River
  • Patawomeke River
  • Pathamook River
  • Patomack River
  • Patomacke River
  • Patomak River
  • Patomake River
  • Patomeck River
  • Patomecke River
  • Patomeke River
  • Patomic River
  • Patomoack Creek
  • Patomoak River
  • Patoumak River
  • Patowmac River
  • Patowmack River
  • Patowmacke River
  • Patowmec
  • Patowmec River
  • Patowmeck
  • Patowmeck Flu
  • Patowmeck River
  • Patowmecke River
  • Patowomeck River
  • Patowomek River
  • Pattawomecke River
  • Pawtomack River
  • Pittomack
  • Pokomoach River
  • Potamack River
  • Potamak River
  • Potawmack River
  • Potomach River
  • Potomack River
  • Potomacke River
  • Potomak River
  • Potomeack River
  • Potomock River
  • Potomoke River
  • Potomuck River
  • Potomucke River
  • Potowamck River
  • Potowmack River
  • Potowmak River
  • Potowmock River
  • Potowomek River
  • Pottomeek River
  • Pottomock River
  • Powtowmac River
  • Powtowmack River
  • Quattaro
  • Qui-o-riough River
  • Quiriough River
  • River Petomack
  • River Potowmack
  • Riviere de Coturki
  • Saint Gregories River
  • Saint Gregory River
  • San Pedro River
  • Satawomeck
  • Turkey Bussard River
  • Turkey Buzzard River
  • Wappacomma River

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