Beirut is the capital city of Lebanon with a population of approximately 2.1 million people in its metropolitan area. The city is on a relatively small headland jutting into the east Mediterranean.

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Ashrafieh is in Beirut, it is one of Beirut's oldest and most charming districts and is considered an important tourist outlet in Beirut where a great number of restaurants, coffee shops and nightclubs are located.

Hamra is in Beirut. Prior to 1975, Hamra Street was referred to as Beirut's "Champs Elysées" as it was frequented by tourists all year round.

Downtown Beirut is the central district of Beirut, with its outdoor cafes restaurants and high end designer stores.


Ain El Mraisseh is in Beirut, situated along Beirut's coastal Cornish, which stretches for several kilometers, and is only a few minutes away from the renovated city center.

Verdun is in Beirut. Verdun is one of Beirut's most prestigious residential neighborhoods where also some of the most important fashion boutiques are found.

Rawcheh is in Beirut. The Rawcheh has always been a tourist attraction.


  • Location:  , ,
  • Population:  361,000
  • IATA airport code:  BEY
  • Latitude of center:  33° 52' 1.6" (33.8671°) north
  • Longitude of center:  35° 29' 45.5" (35.496°) east
  • Elevation:  102 meters (335 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Beirut
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Beirut

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Other Names for Beirut

  • Achinese:  Bairut
  • Afrikaans:  Beiroet
  • Albanian:  Bejruti
  • Amharic:  ቤይሩት
  • Arabic:  بيروت, بَيْرُوت
  • Armenian:  Բեյ­րութ
  • Azerbaijani:  Beyrut
  • Belarusian:  Горад Бейрут
  • Bengali:  বৈরুত
  • Bosnian:  Bejrut
  • Breton:  Beirout
  • Bulgarian:  Бейрут
  • Burmese:  ဘေရွတ်မြို့
  • Central Kurdish:  بەیرووت
  • Chechen:  Бейрут
  • Chinese:  贝鲁特
  • Czech:  Bejrút
  • Dutch:  Beiroet
  • Eastern Mari:  Бейрут
  • Egyptian Arabic:  بيروت
  • Esperanto:  Bejruto
  • French:  Beyrouth
  • Gagauz:  Beyrut
  • Georgian:  ბეირუთი
  • Greek:  Βηρυτός
  • Haitian:  Bewout
  • Hebrew:  ביירות
  • Hindi:  बेयरूत
  • Hungarian:  Bejrút
  • Icelandic:  Beirút
  • Irish:  Béiriút
  • Japanese:  ベイルート
  • Kabyle:  Birut
  • Kannada:  ಬೈರುತ್
  • Kara-Kalpak:  Beyrut
  • Kazakh:  Бейрут
  • Kirghiz:  Бейрут
  • Korean:  베이루트
  • Kurdish:  Bêrût
  • Latin:  Berytus
  • Latvian:  Beirūta
  • Lithuanian:  Beirutas
  • Macedonian:  Бејрут
  • Malayalam:  ബെയ്‌റൂത്ത്
  • Marathi:  बैरूत
  • Mazanderani:  بیروت
  • Mingrelian:  ბეირუთი
  • Mirandese:  Beirute
  • Moksha:  Бейрут ошсь
  • Mongolian:  Бейрут
  • Newari:  बेय्रुत
  • Northern Luri:  بیروت
  • Novial:  Beyrut
  • Occitan (post 1500):  Beirot
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE):  ܒܝܪܘܬ
  • Oriya (macrolanguage):  ବିରୁଟ
  • Ossetian:  Бейрут
  • Panjabi:  ਬੇਰੂਤ
  • Persian:  بیروت
  • Polish:  Bejrut
  • Portuguese:  Beirute
  • Russian:  Бейрут
  • Samogitian:  Beirots
  • Serbian:  Бејрут
  • Serbo-Croatian:  Bejrut
  • Silesian:  Bejrut
  • Slovak:  Bejrút
  • Slovenian:  Bejrut
  • Tajik:  Бейрут
  • Tamil:  பெய்ரூத்
  • Tatar:  Бәйрут
  • Tetum:  Beirute
  • Thai:  เบรุต
  • Tibetan:  པེ་རུ་ཐེ།
  • Turkish:  Beyrut
  • Uighur:  بېيرۇت
  • Ukrainian:  Бейрут
  • Urdu:  بیروت
  • Uzbek:  Bayrut
  • Volapük:  Bäyrut
  • Western Frisian:  Beirût
  • Western Panjabi:  بیروت
  • Wu Chinese:  贝鲁特
  • Yakut:  Бейрут
  • Yiddish:  ביירוט
  • Yue Chinese:  貝魯特
  • Bayrūt
  • Beiroūt

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