Bavaria

Bavaria is the largest federal state of , situated in the south-east of the country. It extends from the middle German hills down into the .
Photo: Guido Radig, CC BY 3.0.

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is the capital city of the federal state of Bavaria. Photo: Heav84, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the Bavarian heartland. It's a place of deep forests, beautiful meadows, winding roads and jagged peaks. Photo: Aconcagua, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a region of northern Bavaria, a state of , that was formerly a separate duchy of the Holy Roman Empire. Photo: Simonizer, CC BY-SA 2.0 de.

is the southernmost, central and most urbanized part of in Germany. Photo: Berthold Werner, CC0.

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is in the western part of Bavaria and its borders coincide with the administrative region, of which there are seven. Photo: Tilman2007, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is one of the seven administrative regions of Bavaria, , located in the east of the state. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The is one of the seven administrative districts of Bavaria, , located in the east of Bavaria. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Bavaria

Latitude of center
48.9468° or 48° 56' 48.3" north
Longitude of center
11.4039° or 11° 24' 13.9" east
Population
12,500,000
Abbreviation
BY
Elevation
503 metres (1650 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 473848012
Geo­Names ID
2951839
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Also Known As

  • Afar: Bavariya
  • Afrikaans: Beiere
  • Albanian: Bavaria
  • Amharic: ባቫሪያ
  • Arabic: Bayern
  • Arabic: بافاريا
  • Arabic: بافاريا الحرة
  • Arabic: بايرن
  • Arabic: بايرين
  • Arabic: بفاريا
  • Arabic: ولاية بافاريا
  • Arabic: ولاية بافاريا الحرة
  • Arabic: ولاية بايرن
  • Aragonese: Bavera
  • Armenian: Բավարիա
  • Arpitan: Baviére
  • Asturian: Baviera
  • Asturian: Estáu Llibre de Baviera
  • Aymara: Bayern suyu
  • Azerbaijani: Bavariya
  • Bashkir: Бавария
  • Basque: Bavaria
  • Bavarian: Baian
  • Bavarian: Baiarn
  • Bavarian: Bayern
  • Belarusian: Баварыя
  • Bengali: বায়ার্ন
  • Bosnian: Bavarska
  • Breton: Bavaria
  • Bulgarian: Бавария
  • Burmese: ဘာဗေးရီးယားပြည်နယ်
  • Catalan: Baviera
  • Cebuano: Bavaria
  • Central Kurdish: باڤاریا
  • Chavacano: Baviera
  • Chechen: Бавари
  • Chinese: Bayern
  • Chinese: 巴伐利亚
  • Chinese: 巴伐利亚自由州
  • Chinese: 巴伐利亞
  • Chinese: 拜仁
  • Chuvash: Бавари
  • Cornish: Bayern
  • Corsican: Baviera
  • Crimean Tatar: Bavariya
  • Croatian: Bavarska
  • Croatian: Bayern
  • Croatian: Freistaat Bayern
  • Croatian: Slobodna Država Bavarska
  • Czech: Bavorsko
  • Czech: Bavory
  • Czech: Svobodný stát Bavorsko
  • Danish: Bayern
  • Dimli (individual language): Bavyera
  • Dutch: Beieren
  • Egyptian Arabic: بافاريا
  • English: Bayern
  • English: Free State of Bavaria
  • English: Free state of Bavaria
  • Esperanto: Bavario
  • Estonian: Baieri
  • Extremaduran: Baviera
  • Finnish: Baijeri
  • Finnish: Bayern
  • French: Bavière
  • French: État libre de Bavière
  • Friulian: Baviere
  • Galician: Baviera
  • Georgian: ბავარია
  • German: BY
  • German: Bayern
  • German: DE-BY
  • German: Freistaat Bayern
  • Greek: Βαυαρία
  • Guarani: Baviera
  • Gujarati: બાવેરિયા
  • Hakka Chinese: Bayern
  • Hausa: Bayern
  • Hebrew: בוואריה
  • Hindi: बवेरिया
  • Hindi: बायर्न
  • Hungarian: Bajor Szabadállam
  • Hungarian: Bajorország
  • Icelandic: Bæjaraland
  • Ido: Bavaria
  • Iloko: Bavaria
  • Indonesian: Bayern
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Bavaria
  • Interlingue: Bavaria
  • Irish: An Bhaváir
  • Italian: Bavaria
  • Italian: Baviera
  • Italian: Stato Libero di Baviera
  • Japanese: バイエルン州
  • Japanese: バイエルン自由州
  • Javanese: Bayern
  • Kannada: ಬವೇರಿಯಾ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Bavariya
  • Kashubian: Bajerë
  • Kazakh: Бавария
  • Kirghiz: Бавария
  • Kongo: Bavaria
  • Korean: 바이에른 자유주
  • Korean: 바이에른 주
  • Korean: 바이에른주
  • Kurdish: Bayern
  • Kölsch: Bajore
  • Ladino: Baviera
  • Lao: Bavaria
  • Latgalian: Bavāreja
  • Latin: Bavaria
  • Latvian: Bavārija
  • Ligurian: Bavea
  • Limburgan: Beiere
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Bayern
  • Literary Chinese: 巴伐利亞
  • Lithuanian: Bavarija
  • Lombard: Baviera
  • Low German: Baiern
  • Low German: Bayern
  • Lower Sorbian: Bayerska
  • Luxembourgish: Bayern
  • Macedonian: Баварија
  • Mainfränkisch: Bayan
  • Malay: Bavaria
  • Malayalam: ബവേറിയ
  • Maltese: Bavarja
  • Manx: Yn Vaveyr
  • Marathi: बायर्न
  • Min Dong Chinese: Bayern
  • Min Nan Chinese: Bayern
  • Mongolian: Бавар
  • Mongolian: Бавари
  • Nepali: बभेरिया
  • Nepali: बाभारिया
  • Newari: बभेरिया
  • Northern Frisian: Bayern
  • Northern Sami: Bayern
  • Norwegian: Bayern
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Bayern
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Bayern
  • Novial: Bavaria
  • Occitan (post 1500): Bavièra
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Bægwaraland
  • Ossetian: Бавари
  • Pampanga: Babiera
  • Pampanga: Babiyera
  • Pampanga: Babyera
  • Pampanga: Bavaria
  • Pampanga: Timawang Estadu ning Babiyera
  • Pampanga: Timawang Estadu ning Babyera
  • Panjabi: ਬਾਈਆਨ
  • Papiamento: Freistaat Bayern
  • Pennsylvania German: Bavaari
  • Persian: بایرن
  • Pfaelzisch: Bayan
  • Pfaelzisch: Bayern
  • Picard: Bavière
  • Piemontese: Baviera
  • Polish: Bawaria
  • Polish: Freistaat Bayern
  • Portuguese: Baviera
  • Pushto: بایرن
  • Quechua: Bayern
  • Romanian: Bavaria
  • Romansh: Baviera
  • Russian: Бавария
  • Russian: Байерн
  • Russian: Свободное государство Бавария
  • Rusyn: Баварія
  • Samogitian: Bavarėjė
  • Sardinian: Baviera
  • Saterfriesisch: Bayern
  • Scots: Bavarie
  • Scottish Gaelic: A' Bhaidhearn
  • Scottish Gaelic: Bayern
  • Serbian: Баварска
  • Serbo-Croatian: Bajore
  • Serbo-Croatian: Bavarska
  • Sicilian: Baviera
  • Silesian: Bajery
  • Sindhi: بويريا
  • Sinhala: බවයිරා
  • Slovak: Bavorsko
  • Slovenian: Bavarska
  • South Azerbaijani: بایرن
  • Spanish: Baviera
  • Spanish: Bayern
  • Spanish: Estado Libre de Baviera
  • Sundanese: Bavaria
  • Sundanese: Bayern
  • Sundanese: Nagara Bébas Bayern
  • Swahili: Bavaria
  • Swedish: Bajern
  • Swedish: Bayern
  • Swiss German: Bayern
  • Tagalog: Babiyera
  • Tagalog: Babyera
  • Tagalog: Bavaria
  • Tajik: Бавария
  • Tajik: Байерн
  • Tamil: பவேரியா
  • Tatar: Бавария
  • Telugu: బవేరియా
  • Tetum: Baviera
  • Thai: รัฐบาวาเรีย
  • Thai: รัฐไบเอิร์น
  • Tosk Albanian: Bayern
  • Turkish: Bavyera
  • Turkmen: Bawariýa
  • Ukrainian: Баварія
  • Upper Sorbian: Bayerska
  • Urdu: باواریا
  • Urdu: بواریا
  • Uzbek: Bavariya
  • Venetian: Baviera
  • Vietnamese: Bavaria
  • Vietnamese: Bayern
  • Vlaams: Beyern
  • Volapük: Bayän
  • Waray (Philippines): Bayern
  • Welsh: Bafaria
  • Western Frisian: Beieren
  • Western Frisian: Frijsteat Beieren
  • Western Panjabi: باویریا
  • Wu Chinese: 巴伐利亚
  • Yakut: Бавария
  • Yiddish: בייערן
  • Yoruba: Bavaria
  • Yue Chinese: 拜仁
  • Bavéra
  • Land Bayern

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