Bavaria is the largest federal state of Germany, situated in the south-east of the country. It extends from the North German Plain down into the Alps. It is bordered by the German federal states of Baden-Württemberg, Hesse, Thuringia and Saxony in the west and north, as well as the Czech Republic in the east and Austria and Switzerland in the south.

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  • Afrikaans:  Beiere
  • Arabic:  بافاريا
  • Aragonese:  Bavera
  • Armenian:  Բավարիա
  • Asturian:  Estáu Llibre de Baviera
  • Bavarian:  Baian, Baiarn
  • Bosnian:  Bavarska
  • Bulgarian:  Бавария
  • Catalan:  Baviera
  • Chinese:  巴伐利亚
  • Croatian:  Bavarska
  • Czech:  Bavorsko
  • Danish:  Bayern
  • Dutch:  Beieren
  • English:  Free State of Bavaria
  • Esperanto:  Bavario
  • Estonian:  Baieri
  • Finnish:  Baijeri
  • French:  Bavière
  • Galician:  Baviera
  • Georgian:  ბავარია
  • German:  Bayern
  • Greek:  Βαυαρία
  • Hebrew:  בוואריה
  • Hungarian:  Bajorország
  • Icelandic:  Bæjaraland
  • Indonesian:  Bayern
  • Italian:  Baviera
  • Japanese:  バイエルン州
  • Javanese:  Bayern
  • Korean:  바이에른 자유주
  • Latvian:  Bavārija
  • Lithuanian:  Bavarija
  • Low German:  Bayern
  • Luxembourgish:  Bayern
  • Macedonian:  Баварија
  • Norwegian:  Bayern
  • Norwegian Nynorsk:  Bayern
  • Pennsylvania German:  Bavaari
  • Persian:  بایرن
  • Polish:  Bawaria
  • Portuguese:  Baviera
  • Russian:  Бавария
  • Serbian:  Баварска
  • Serbo-Croatian:  Bavarska
  • Sicilian:  Baviera
  • Slovak:  Bavorsko
  • Slovenian:  Bavarska
  • Spanish:  Baviera, Bayern
  • Swedish:  Bayern
  • Tamil:  பவேரியா
  • Turkish:  Bavyera
  • Ukrainian:  Баварія
  • Vietnamese:  Bayern
  • Volapük:  Bayän
  • Freistaat Bayern
  • Land Bayern

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