Amman

Amman is the capital and largest city of the Hashemite Kingdom of with a population of about 4 million as of 2020. Amman forms a great base for exploring the country and does, despite popular belief, hold a few items of interest to the traveler.
Photo: Berthold Werner, CC BY 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The Amman Citadel is a historical site at the center of downtown Amman, the capital of . Photo: Cybjorg, CC BY 2.5.

Theater
Amman's Roman Theatre is a 6,000-seat, 2nd-century Roman theatre. Photo: Bgag, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Ruins
is a historic site in the in Amman, . Photo: لا روسا, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The Jordan Archaeological Museum is located in the of Amman, . Photo: Jeanhousen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Amman

Latitude
31.9516° or 31° 57' 5.6" north
Longitude
35.924° or 35° 55' 26.3" east
Population
4,000,000
IATA airport code
AMM
United Nations Location Code
JO AMM
Elevation
757 metres (2484 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1643504896
Geo­Names ID
250441
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Ɛemman
  • Achinese: Amman
  • Adyghe: Амман
  • Afar: Amman
  • Afrikaans: Amman
  • Albanian: Aman
  • Albanian: Amani
  • Albanian: Amman
  • Amharic: አማን
  • Arabic: Amman
  • Arabic: عمان
  • Arabic: عمّان
  • Arabic: عمّون
  • Armenian: Ամման
  • Armenian: Ռաբբաթ-Ամմոն
  • Arpitan: Amman
  • Asturian: Amán
  • Azerbaijani: Amman
  • Banjar: Amman
  • Bashkir: Амман
  • Basque: Amman
  • Belarusian: Аман
  • Bengali: আম্মান
  • Bosnian: Aman
  • Bosnian: Amman
  • Breton: Amman
  • Bulgarian: Аман
  • Catalan: Amman
  • Cebuano: Amman
  • Central Bikol: Amman
  • Central Kurdish: عەممان
  • Chechen: Амман
  • Chechen: Ӏамман
  • Chinese: Amman
  • Chinese: 安曼
  • Chuvash: Амман
  • Croatian: Amman
  • Czech: Ammán
  • Danish: Amman
  • Dimli (individual language): Amman
  • Dutch: Amman (stad)
  • Dutch: Amman
  • Egyptian Arabic: عمان
  • Egyptian Arabic: عمّان
  • Esperanto: Amano
  • Estonian: Amman
  • Estonian: ‘Ammān
  • Faroese: Amman
  • Fiji Hindi: Amman
  • Finnish: Amman
  • French: Amman
  • Galician: Amán
  • Georgian: ამანი
  • German: Amman
  • Greek: Αμμάν
  • Guarani: Amã
  • Gujarati: અમ્માન
  • Haitian: Amàn
  • Hakka Chinese: Amman
  • Hausa: Amman
  • Hawaiian: Amman
  • Hebrew: עמאן
  • Hebrew: רבת עמון
  • Hindi: अम्मान
  • Hungarian: Ammán
  • Icelandic: Amman
  • Ido: Amman
  • Iloko: Amman
  • Inari Sami: Amman
  • Indonesian: Amman
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Amman
  • Interlingue: Amman
  • Irish: Amman
  • Italian: Amman
  • Japanese: アンマン
  • Javanese: Amman
  • Kabardian: Амман
  • Kabyle: Ɛemman
  • Kalaallisut: Amman
  • Kannada: ಅಮ್ಮಾನ್
  • Kara-Kalpak: Amman
  • Kazakh: Амман
  • Kirghiz: Амман
  • Kongo: Amman
  • Korean: 암만
  • Kurdish: Amman
  • Kurdish: Emman
  • Lao: Amman
  • Latin: Philadelphia
  • Latin: Philadelphia Iordaniae
  • Latvian: Ammāna
  • Ligurian: Amman
  • Lithuanian: Amanas
  • Livvi: Amman
  • Lombard: Amman
  • Low German: Amman
  • Luxembourgish: Amman
  • Macedo-Romanian: Amman
  • Macedonian: Аман
  • Maithili: अम्मान
  • Malagasy: Amman
  • Malay: Amman
  • Malayalam: അമ്മാൻ
  • Marathi: अम्मान
  • Mazanderani: امان
  • Min Dong Chinese: Amman
  • Min Nan Chinese: Amman
  • Mingrelian: ამანი
  • Mongolian: Амман
  • Moroccan Arabic: عمان
  • Neapolitan: Amman
  • Nepali: अम्मान
  • Northern Luri: امان
  • Northern Luri: ٱمان
  • Norwegian: Amman
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Amman
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Amman
  • Novial: Aman
  • Occitan (post 1500): Amman
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܥܡܐܢ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Amman
  • Ossetian: Амман
  • Panjabi: ਅਮਾਨ
  • Papiamento: Aman
  • Persian: امان
  • Persian: عَمّان
  • Piemontese: Amman
  • Polish: Amman
  • Portuguese: Amã
  • Pushto: آمان
  • Quechua: Amman
  • Romanian: Amman
  • Russia Buriat: Амман
  • Russian: Амман
  • Samogitian: Amans
  • Santali: ᱟᱢᱢᱟᱱ
  • Sardinian: Amman
  • Scots: Amman
  • Scottish Gaelic: Amman
  • Serbian: Аман
  • Serbo-Croatian: Amman
  • Shona: Amman
  • Sicilian: Amman
  • Silesian: Amman
  • Sindhi: اممان
  • Sindhi: عمان (شهر)
  • Sindhi: عَمان
  • Sinhala: අම්මාන්
  • Slovak: Ammán
  • Slovenian: Aman
  • South Azerbaijani: امان
  • South Azerbaijani: عمان
  • Spanish: Aman
  • Spanish: Amman
  • Spanish: Ammán
  • Spanish: Amán
  • Swahili: Amman
  • Swedish: Amman
  • Tagalog: Aman
  • Tagalog: Amman
  • Tajik: Аммон
  • Tamil: அம்மான்
  • Tatar: Амман
  • Telugu: అమ్మన్
  • Thai: อัมมาน
  • Tibetan: ཨམ་མན།
  • Turkish: Amman
  • Turkmen: Amman
  • Udmurt: Амман
  • Uighur: ئاممان
  • Ukrainian: Амман
  • Upper Sorbian: Amman
  • Urdu: عمان
  • Uzbek: Amman
  • Venetian: Amman
  • Veps: Amman
  • Vietnamese: Amman
  • Volapük: Amman
  • Võro: Amman
  • Waray (Philippines): Amman
  • Welsh: Amman
  • Western Armenian: Ամման
  • Western Frisian: Amman
  • Western Panjabi: عمان
  • Western Panjabi: عمان شہر
  • Wolof: Amman
  • Wu Chinese: 安曼
  • Yiddish: אמאן
  • Yoruba: Amman
  • Yue Chinese: 安曼
  • Ammān
  • Rabbah
  • Rabbath Ammon
  • אמאן, יארדאניע

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