Afyonkarahisar, also simply known as Afyon, is a city in the western part of . The city's name consists of afyon, "opium", coming from the once large fields of poppies around the city, and karahisar, "black citadel", referring to the ancient castle on the massive hilltop in the centre of the city.

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Arabic:  أفيون قره حصار Armenian:  Աֆիոն-Կարահիսար Belarusian:  Горад Афён Bulgarian:  Афионкарахисар Catalan:  Afyonkara Hisar Chinese:  阿菲永卡拉希萨尔 Galician:  Afion Georgian:  აფიონ-ყარაჰისარი German:  Afyon Greek:  Αφιόν Καραχισάρ Japanese:  アフィヨンカラヒサール Kazakh:  Афьон-Карахисар Korean:  아피온카라히사르 Lak:  АфйонкъарахӀисар Latin:  Acroenus Latvian:  Afjonkarahisara Lithuanian:  Afjonkarahisaras Northern Luri:  افیون قره‌حصار Ottoman Turkish:  افیون‌ قره حصاری Ottoman Turkish:  قره ‌حصار ساحب Persian:  افیون قره‌حصار
Russian:  Афьон-Карахисар Russian:  Афьонкарахисар Serbian:  Афионкарахисар Turkish:  Afyon Udmurt:  Афьон-Карахисар Uighur:  ئافيون قاراھىسار Ukrainian:  Афьон-Карахісар Urdu:  افیون قرہ حصار Western Mari:  Афьонкарахисар Western Panjabi:  افیون قره‌حصار Acroënus Afioun-Kara-Hissar Afium Kara Hissar Afium Karahisar Afiun Karahissar Afiun Qarahisar Afiun-Carahissar Afıon Karahissar Kara Hissar Sahib Karahısarısahıp TRAFY

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