Bahr el Ghazal

The Bahr el Ghazal is a region of northwestern . Its name came from the river Bahr el Ghazal. The name translates as "sea of gazelles" from Arabic.

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is a city in northwestern , on the western bank of the , that serves as capital for . Photo: Bertramz, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Bahr el Ghazal

Latitude
8° or 8° north
Longitude
28° or 28° east
Open Location Code
6GWC2222+22
Elevation
427 metres (1401 feet)
Geo­Names ID
377890

Also Known As

  • Arabic: إقليم بحر الغزال
  • Basque: Bahr el Ghazal (eskualdea)
  • Basque: Bahr el Ghazal
  • Catalan: Bahr al-Gazāl
  • Catalan: Regió de Bahr al-Ghazal
  • Chinese: 加扎勒河大区
  • Chinese: 加札爾河地區
  • Chinese: 巴赫尔-加扎勒
  • Croatian: Bahr el Ghazal
  • Czech: Bahr al-Ghazál
  • Dimli (individual language): Behr el Ğezal
  • Dinka: Bar el-gädhal
  • Dutch: Bahr-al-Ghazal
  • French: Bahr El-Ghazal (Région Du Soudan)
  • French: Bahr al-Ghazal
  • French: Bahr el-Ghazal
  • French: Bahr el-Ghazal (region du Soudan)
  • French: Bahr el-Ghazal (région du Soudan)
  • French: Bahr el-Ghazal (région du Sud-Soudan)
  • French: Bahr el-ghazal (région du soudan)
  • French: Bahr el Ghazal
  • Georgian: ბაჰრ-ელ-გაზალი
  • German: Bahr al-Ghazal
  • Hebrew: בחר אל-ע'זאל
  • Hebrew: בחר אלע'זאל
  • Indonesian: Bahrul Ghazal
  • Italian: Bahr al-Ghazal
  • Italian: Bahr al-Ghazāl
  • Italian: Bahr al Ghazal
  • Italian: Bahr el-Ghazāl
  • Japanese: バハル・アル・ガザール地方
  • Korean: 바르알가잘
  • Lithuanian: Bahr al-Ghazalis (provincija)
  • Lithuanian: Bahr al Gazalis (provincija)
  • Lithuanian: Bahr al Gazalis
  • Macedonian: Бахр ел-Газал
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Bahr al Ghazal
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Bahr al Ghazal
  • Persian: استان بحر الغزال
  • Polish: Bahr Al-Ghazal
  • Polish: Bahr al-Ghazal
  • Polish: Bahr el Ghazal
  • Portuguese: Bahr al-Ghazal
  • Portuguese: Bahr el-Ghazal
  • Portuguese: Bahr el Ghazal
  • Portuguese: Bar-El-Gazal
  • Romanian: Bahr al-Ghazal
  • Russian: Бахр-эль-Газаль (регион, Судан)
  • Russian: Бахр-эль-Газаль (регион, Южный Судан)
  • Russian: Бахр-эль-Газаль
  • Serbian: Бахр ел Газал (регија)
  • Serbian: Бахр ел Газал
  • Spanish: Bahr el Ghazal
  • Tajik: Баҳр-ал-Ғазал
  • Turkish: Bahr el Ghazal
  • Ukrainian: Бахр-ель-Газаль
  • Venetian: Bahr el Ghazal
  • Vietnamese: Bahr el Ghazal
  • Zulu: Bahr el Ghazal, Ningizimu Sudan
  • Bahr al Ghazal Wilayat
  • Bahr el Ghazal Province
  • ბაჰრ-ელ-ღაზალი
  • 바르알가잘 지방

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