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Botswana is a land-locked country located in and bordering on , , and . Formerly the British protectorate of Bechuanaland, Botswana adopted its new name upon independence in 1966.
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is the capital of and located in the south of the country, near the border to .

is an important village in , and major gateway to the .

The is a region in . The Kalahari Desert lies in the Kalahari Basin, which is enormous, about five times the size of , and the Basin covers all of Botswana and parts of her surrounding countries.

is a city in the region, the northeast corner of .

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is a region in the north of .
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is a region of that country. It is home to the capital, , and most of the country's population.

is a region in the west of .
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Botswana

  • Location: ,
  • Population: 2,030,000
  • Latitude of center: 21° 54' (21.9°) south
  • Longitude of center: 24° 9' (24.15°) east
  • Elevation: 963 meters (3159 feet)
  • Capital:
  • Area: 600,370 km² (231,804 miles²)
  • Languages: English and Tswana
  • Currency: Pula (BWP)
  • Phone code: 267
  • Internet domain: .bw
  • Neighbors: , and
  • Wikidata: Botswana
  • Wikimedia Commons: Botswana

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Akan: Bɔtswana, Albanian: Bocuana, Albanian: Botsvana, Amharic: ቦትስዋና, Arabic: بتسوانا, Arabic: بوتسوانا, Aragonese: Botsuana, Armenian: Բոտսվանա, Arpitan: Botsouana, Asturian: Botsuana, Azerbaijani: Botsvana, Bambara: Bɔtisiwana, Belarusian: Батсвана, Bengali: বতসোয়ানা, Bengali: বোত্‍সওয়ানা, Bosnian: Bocvana, Bulgarian: Ботсвана, Bulgarian: Ботсуана, Burmese: ဘော့စ်ဝါနာ, Catalan: República de Botswana, Central Khmer: បុតស្វាណា, Chinese: 博茨瓦纳, Chinese: 波札那, Chuvash: Ботсвана, Croatian: Bocvana, Esperanto: Bocvano, Ewe: Botswana nutome, Faroese: Botsvana, French: Botswana, Fulah: Botswaana, Galician: Botsuana, Galician: República de Botsuana, Ganda: Botiswana, Georgian: ბოტსვანა, German: Botsuana
Greek: Μποτσουάνα, Gujarati: બોત્સ્વાના, Hausa: Baswana, Hebrew: בוטסואנה, Hebrew: בוטסוואנה, Hindi: बोत्सवाना, Hindi: बोत्स्वाना, Icelandic: Botsvana, Irish: An Bhotsuáin, Italian: Botswana, Japanese: ボツワナ, Japanese: ボツワナ共和国, Kannada: ಬೋಟ್ಸ್‌ವಾನಾ, Kashmiri: बोत्सवाना, Kazakh: Ботсвана, Korean: 보츠와나, Kurdish: بۆتسوانا, Lao: ບອັດສະວານາ, Latin: Botsuana, Latvian: Botsvāna, Lithuanian: Botsvana, Luba-Katanga: Mbotswana, Macedonian: Боцвана, Malagasy: Botsoana, Malayalam: ബോട്സ്വാന, Marathi: बोट्सवाना, Nauru: Botwana, Nepali (macrolanguage): बोट्स्वाना, Old English (ca. 450-1100): Botsƿana, Oriya (macrolanguage): ବୋଟସ୍ବାନ୍, Persian: بوتسوانا, Portuguese: Botsuana, Pushto: بوتسوانا, Russian: Ботсвана, Sanskrit: बोत्सवाना
Serbian: Боцвана, Serbo-Croatian: Bocvana, Sinhala: බොස්ට්වානා, Slovenian: Bocvana, Somali: Botuswaana, Spanish: Botsuana, Tajik: Ботсвана, Tamil: போட்ஸ்வானா, Telugu: బోట్స్వానా, Thai: บอตสวานา, Thai: ประเทศบอตสวานา, Tibetan: བོཙ་ཝ་ན།, Tigrinya: ቦትስዋና, Tonga (Tonga Islands): Potisiuana, Turkish: Botsvana, Turkish: Botsvana Cumhuriyeti, Uighur: بوتسۋانا, Ukrainian: Ботсвана, Urdu: بوتسوانا, Vietnamese: Bốt-xoa-na (Botswana), Vietnamese: Bốt-xoa-na, Volapük: Zvanän, Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Bọ̀tìsúwánà, Zulu: IButswana, Zulu: i-Botswana, Bechuanaland Protectorate, Betschuanaland Protektorat, Betsjoeanaland, Betsjoeanaland Protektoraat, British Protectorate of Bechuanaland, Britse Protektoraat van Betsjoeanaland, Northern Bechuanaland, Republic of Botswana
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