Brest

Brest is a border town in the south-west corner of , near Terespol in . Brest is a city closely linked to the history of Central and Eastern Europe and the ever-changing borders.
Photo: Lena armstrong, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
The , located in the city of Brest, Belarus, is a museum centered around an archaeological site displaying an authentic East Slavic wooden town dating back to the 13th century. Photo: Чаховіч Уладзіслаў, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Archaeological site
evolved in the course of several centuries from the Slavonic fortified settlement…

Brest - was designed by the Belarusian architect Alexei Andreyuk and sculptor Alexei Pavluchuk to commemorate the millennium of Brest, Belarus. Photo: alinco fan, CC BY 3.0.

Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Town
is a town in eastern on the border with . Photo: Pudelek, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Neighborhood
Photo: Dima Sugonyaev, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Village
is a village in the administrative district of , within Biała Podlaska County, , in eastern , close to the border with .

Brest

Latitude
52.0938° or 52° 5' 37.5" north
Longitude
23.6852° or 23° 41' 6.7" east
Open Location Code
9G453MVP+G3
Population
348,000
IATA airport code
BQT
United Nations Location Code
BY BQT
Elevation
142 metres (466 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 27171628
Geo­Names ID
629634
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Brest, Belarus
  • Arabic: برست
  • Arabic: برست، برست
  • Aragonese: Brest
  • Armenian: Բրեստ
  • Asturian; Bable: Brest
  • Azerbaijani: Brest
  • Bashkir: Брест
  • Basque: Brest
  • Belarusian: Берасце
  • Belarusian: Берасьце
  • Belarusian: Брэст-Літоўск
  • Belarusian: Брэст
  • Bengali: ব্রিস্ত
  • Breton: Brest
  • Bulgarian: Брест
  • Catalan: Brest-Litovsk
  • Catalan: Brest
  • Cebuano: Brest
  • Chechen: Брест
  • Chinese: 布列斯特
  • Church Slavic: Брѣстъ
  • Crimean Turkish; Crimean Tatar: Brest
  • Croatian: Brest
  • Czech: Brest
  • Czech: Brest Litevský
  • Czech: Brisk
  • Danish: Brest
  • Dutch: Brest-Litovsk
  • Dutch: Brest
  • Eastern Mari: Брест
  • English: Bieraście
  • English: Brest, Belarus
  • English: Brest-Litovsk
  • English: Brest-on-the-Bug
  • English: Brisk
  • Erzya: Брест ош
  • Esperanto: Bresto
  • Estonian: Brest
  • Finnish: Brest
  • French: Brest
  • French: Brest-Litovsk
  • French: Brest-sur-le-Boug
  • Gallegan: Brest, Belarús
  • Gallegan: Brest
  • Georgian: ბრესტი
  • German: Brest
  • German: Brest-Litowsk
  • German: Brisk
  • German: Litauisch-Brest
  • Greek: Μπρεστ-Λιτόφσκ
  • Greek: Μπρεστ
  • Gujarati: બ્રેસ્ટ
  • Hebrew: בריסק
  • Hebrew: ברסט
  • Hebrew: ברסט ליטובסק
  • Hindi: ब्रेस्ट
  • Hungarian: Breszt
  • Icelandic: Brest (Hvíta-Rússlandi)
  • Indonesian: Brest-Litovsk
  • Italian: Brest-Litovsk
  • Italian: Brest-Litowsk
  • Italian: Brest
  • Italian: Brisk
  • Italian: Brześć nad Bugiem
  • Italian: Brėst
  • Japanese: ブレスト
  • Kannada: ಬ್ರೆಸ್ಟ್
  • Kazakh: Брест
  • Kirghiz: Брест
  • Korean: 브레스트
  • Latin: Bressicia
  • Latvian: Bresta
  • Lezghian: Брест
  • Lithuanian: Brasta
  • Lithuanian: Brestas
  • Lombard: Brėst
  • Macedo Romanian: Brest
  • Macedonian: Брест
  • Malay (generic): Brest
  • Manx: Brest, y Velaroosh
  • Manx: Brest
  • Marathi: ब्रेस्त, बेलारूस
  • Marathi: ब्रेस्त
  • Mongolian: Брест
  • Nauru: Brest
  • Northern Frisian: Brest
  • Norwegian: Brest
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Brest
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Brest i Kviterussland
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Brest
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Брест
  • Persian: برست، بلاروس
  • Polish: Brześć
  • Polish: Brześć Litewski
  • Polish: Brześć nad Bugiem
  • Portuguese: Brest
  • Pushto: برست (برست آیالات)
  • Pushto: برست
  • Romanian: Brest, Belarus
  • Romanian: Brest
  • Russian: Брест-Литовск
  • Russian: Брест
  • Scots: Brest, Belaroushie
  • Scots: Brest
  • Serbian: Брест
  • Serbo-Croatian: Brest, Bjelorusija
  • Serbo-Croatian: Brest
  • Sinhalese: බ්‍රෙස්ට්
  • Slovak: Brest
  • Slovenian: Brest, Belorusija
  • Slovenian: Brest
  • Sorbian, Upper: Brest
  • Spanish: Brest
  • Spanish: Brest-Litovsk
  • Swedish: Brest, Belarus
  • Swedish: Brest
  • Tahitian: Brest
  • Tamil: பிரெஸ்ட்
  • Tatar: Брест
  • Telugu: బ్రెస్ట్
  • Thai: เบรสต์
  • Turkish: Brest, Belarus
  • Turkish: Brest
  • Udmurt: Брест
  • Udmurt: Брэст
  • Ukrainian: Берасьце
  • Ukrainian: Бересть
  • Ukrainian: Берестя
  • Ukrainian: Брест-Литовськ
  • Ukrainian: Брест
  • Urdu: ایپے، لٹویا
  • Urdu: بریسٹ، بیلاروس
  • Uzbek: Brest
  • Venetian: Brėst
  • Vietnamese: Brest-Litovsk
  • Vietnamese: Brest
  • Vietnamese: Brest trên sông Bug
  • Volapük: Brest (Belarusän)
  • Volapük: Brest
  • Waray (Philippines): Brest
  • Welsh: Brest, Belarws
  • Welsh: Brest
  • Wu Chinese: 布列斯特
  • Yakut: Брэст
  • Yiddish: Brisk
  • Yiddish: בריסק
  • Yue Chinese: 布列斯特
  • Brest Litovsk
  • Brześć-Litewsk
  • Brześć-Litewski
  • Byeras’tsye

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