Algiers

Algiers is the capital and largest city of . The city's population at the 2008 Census was 2,988,145 and in 2011 was estimated to be around 3,500,000.
Photo: LBM1948, CC BY-SA 4.0. Photo: Mikoyan-Aljir, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The Maqam Echahid is a concrete monument commemorating the Algerian War. Photo: Poudou99, CC BY 3.0.

Museum
The is a national museum located in Algiers, . Photo: Yelles, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The is a museum located in Algiers, . Photo: Zinou2go, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Heritage site
The villa Sésini is a torture center established in during the Algerian war in the city of Algiers. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
Mohamed is a quarter of Algiers, in . Photo: habib kaki, CC BY 3.0.

Town
is a municipality in province, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Town
is a municipality in , . Photo: Dan Sloan, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Algiers

Latitude
36.7529° or 36° 45' 10.5" north
Longitude
3.0559° or 3° 3' 21.3" east
Open Location Code
8F85Q334+59
Population
3,420,000
IATA airport code
ALG
United Nations Location Code
DZ ALG
Elevation
113 metres (371 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 299617915
Geo­Names ID
2507480
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Lezzayer
  • Adyghe: Алжир
  • Afrikaans: Algiers
  • Albanian: Algier
  • Albanian: Algjer
  • Algerian Arabic: دْزَايَر
  • Amharic: አልጀርስ
  • Arabic: Algiers
  • Arabic: الجزائر (مدينة)
  • Arabic: الجزائر
  • Arabic: الجزائر العاصمة
  • Arabic: مدينة الجزائر
  • Aragonese: Alcher
  • Armenian: Ալժէ
  • Armenian: Ալժիր
  • Arpitan: Alg·èr
  • Asturian: Arxel
  • Avaric: Aljazair
  • Azerbaijani: Əlcəzair
  • Azerbaijani: Əlcəzair şəhəri
  • Bambara: Alger
  • Bashkir: Алжир (ҡала)
  • Bashkir: Алжир
  • Basque: Aljer
  • Belarusian: Алжыр
  • Belarusian: Альжыр
  • Bengali: আলজিয়ার্স
  • Bosnian: Alžir
  • Breton: Aljer
  • Bulgarian: Алжир
  • Burmese: အယ်လဂျီးယားမြို့
  • Catalan: Alger
  • Cebuano: Algiers
  • Central Atlas Tamazight: ⴷⵣⴰⵢⴻ
  • Central Bikol: Algiers
  • Central Kurdish: ئەلجەزیرە
  • Central Kurdish: جەزائیر
  • Chechen: Алжазаира
  • Chechen: Алжир
  • Chinese: Alger
  • Chinese: 阿尔及尔
  • Chinese: 阿爾及爾
  • Chuvash: Алжир
  • Corsican: Algeri
  • Croatian: Alžir
  • Czech: Alžír
  • Danish: Algier
  • Dimli (individual language): Cezayir
  • Dutch: Algiers
  • Egyptian Arabic: الجزاير
  • English: Alger
  • Esperanto: Alĝero
  • Estonian: Alžiir
  • Extremaduran: Argel
  • Faroese: Alger
  • Fiji Hindi: Algiers
  • Finnish: Alger
  • French: Alger
  • Galician: Alxer
  • Georgian: ალჟირი
  • Georgian: მარკეტი
  • German: Algier
  • Greek: Αλγέρι
  • Gujarati: અલ્જીયર્સ
  • Haitian: Alje
  • Hakka Chinese: Algiers
  • Hausa: Algiers
  • Hausa: Aljir
  • Hebrew: אלג'יר
  • Hebrew: אלגיר
  • Hindi: अल्जियर्ज़
  • Hindi: अल्जियर्स
  • Hindi: अल्जीयर्स
  • Hindi: आल्जेर
  • Hungarian: Algír
  • Icelandic: Algeirsborg
  • Ido: Aljer
  • Iloko: Arhel
  • Inari Sami: Alger
  • Indonesian: Aljir
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Alger
  • Interlingue: Alger
  • Irish: Cathair na hAilgéire
  • Italian: Algeri
  • Japanese: アルジェ
  • Javanese: Aljir
  • Kabiyè: Alizee
  • Kabyle: Lezzayer
  • Kabyle: Zzayer
  • Kalaallisut: Algier
  • Kannada: ಅಲ್ಜೀಯರ್ಸ್
  • Kannada: ಆಲ್ಜೇರ್
  • Kazakh: Алжир
  • Kazakh: Джазаир
  • Kazakh: Эль-Джазаир
  • Kirghiz: Алжир шаары
  • Kongo: Alger
  • Korean: 알제
  • Kotava: Aljazair
  • Kurdish: Cezayir
  • Ladino: Arjel
  • Lao: Arhel
  • Latin: Algeria
  • Latin: Icosium
  • Latvian: Alžīra
  • Ligurian: Algè
  • Ligurian: Algê
  • Lingala: Alje
  • Lithuanian: Alžyras
  • Livvi: Alžir (linnu)
  • Livvi: Alžir
  • Lombard: Algeri
  • Low German: Algier
  • Luxembourgish: Alger
  • Macedo-Romanian: Alger
  • Macedonian: Алжир
  • Maithili: अल्जीएर्स
  • Malagasy: Algiers
  • Malay: Algiers
  • Malayalam: അൾജിയേഴ്സ്
  • Marathi: अल्जीयर्स
  • Min Dong Chinese: Algiers
  • Min Nan Chinese: Algiers
  • Mingrelian: ალჟირი
  • Moksha: Алжир
  • Mongolian: Алжир
  • Mongolian: Алжир хот
  • Moroccan Arabic: ألجي
  • Moroccan Arabic: لجزائر لعاصمة
  • Nepali: अल्जीएर्स
  • Northern Frisian: Algier
  • Norwegian: Alger
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Alger
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Alger
  • Novial: Algiers
  • Occitan (post 1500): Argièr
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܓܙܐܐܪ
  • Ossetian: Алжир
  • Pampanga: Algiers
  • Panjabi: ਅਲ-ਜਜ਼ਾਇਰ
  • Papiamento: Algiers
  • Persian: الجزیره
  • Piemontese: Algeri
  • Polish: Algier
  • Portuguese: Argel
  • Pushto: الجزيره
  • Romanian: Alger
  • Russian: Алжир (город)
  • Russian: Алжир
  • Russian: Эль-Джазаир
  • Russian: столица Алжира
  • Samogitian: Alžīrs
  • Sardinian: Algeri
  • Scots: Algiers
  • Scottish Gaelic: Algiers
  • Serbian: Alžir
  • Serbian: Алжир
  • Serbo-Croatian: Alžir
  • Shona: Algiers
  • Sicilian: Algeri
  • Silesian: Alger
  • Sinhala: ඇල්ජියර්ස්
  • Slovak: Alžír
  • Slovenian: Alžir
  • Somali: Algiers
  • South Azerbaijani: الجزیره
  • Spanish: Argel
  • Sundanese: Aljir
  • Swahili: Algiers
  • Swedish: Alger, Algeriet
  • Swedish: Alger
  • Swiss German: Algier
  • Tagalog: Algiers
  • Tagalog: Arhel
  • Tajik: Алҷазира
  • Tajik: Алҷазоир
  • Tamil: அல்ஜியர்ஸ்
  • Tatar: Әлҗәзаир (шәһәр)
  • Tatar: Әлҗәзаир
  • Telugu: ఆల్జీర్స్
  • Thai: แอลเจียร์
  • Tibetan: ཨཱལ་ཇི་ཡར་སི།
  • Tosk Albanian: Algier
  • Turkish: Cezayir
  • Turkmen: Alžir
  • Twi: Alger
  • Udmurt: Алжир
  • Uighur: ئالجىر
  • Ukrainian: Алжир
  • Upper Sorbian: Algier
  • Upper Sorbian: Alžir
  • Upper Sorbian: Alžěr
  • Urdu: الجزائر شہر
  • Uzbek: Jazoir
  • Venetian: Algeri
  • Venetian: Alzeri
  • Veps: Alžir
  • Vietnamese: Algiers
  • Volapük: Cäsair
  • Võro: Alžiir
  • Waray (Philippines): Algiers
  • Welsh: Alger
  • Western Armenian: Ալժէ
  • Western Frisian: Algiers
  • Western Mari: Алжир
  • Western Panjabi: الجیرز
  • Wolof: Alse
  • Wu Chinese: 阿尔及尔
  • Yiddish: אלזשירס
  • Yoruba: Algiers
  • Yue Chinese: 阿爾及爾
  • Zulu: Algiers
  • Al-jezair
  • Al Djazāir
  • Al Jazair
  • Alger ⴷⵣⴰⵢⴻⵔ الجزائر

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