Brest

Brest is a city on the west Atlantic coast of . It has a long history of navigation. There are very large tides here. Brest has about 141,000 residents. Brest is situated nearby to , and close to .
Photo: Thesupermat, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
is a multi-use stadium in Brest, France. Photo: Brestois029200, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The , Bastille de Quilbignon or Tour de la Motte Tanguy is a medieval tower on a rocky motte beside the river in Brest, France. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Museum
The is the main art museum in the city of Brest, Britanny, France, housing French and Italian old masters as well as more modern art. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
Photo: Thesupermat, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is the section of the city of Brest, France on the right bank of the . Photo: S. DÉNIEL, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Suburb
Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Suburb
Photo: El Funcionario, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Brest

Latitude
48.3905° or 48° 23' 25.9" north
Longitude
-4.486° or 4° 29' 9.6" west
Open Location Code
8CWQ9GR7+6H
Population
141,000
IATA airport code
BES
United Nations Location Code
FR BES
Elevation
49 metres (161 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 823582966
Geo­Names ID
3030300
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Brest
  • Afrikaans: Brest
  • Arabic: Brest, Finistère
  • Arabic: برست
  • Arabic: بريست
  • Aragonese: Brest
  • Armenian: Բրեստ
  • Asturian; Bable: Brest
  • Azerbaijani: Brest (Fransa)
  • Azerbaijani: Brest
  • Bambara: Brest
  • Basque: Brest
  • Bavarian: Brest
  • Belarusian: Брэст
  • Bengali: ব্রেস্ত
  • Breton: Brest
  • Breton: Vrest
  • Buginese: Brest, Perancis
  • Bulgarian: Брест
  • Cajun French: Brest
  • Catalan: Brest
  • Cebuano: Brest
  • Chechen: Брест (Франци)
  • Chechen: Брест
  • Chinese: Brest
  • Chinese: 布雷斯特
  • Chinese: 比斯特
  • Chuvash: Брест (Франци)
  • Chuvash: Брест
  • Corsican: Brest
  • Croatian: Brest
  • Czech: Brest
  • Danish: Brest
  • Dimli: Brest
  • Dutch: Brest (Frankrijk)
  • Dutch: Brest
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: بريست
  • English: Brest, France
  • Esperanto: Brest
  • Esperanto: Bresto
  • Estonian: Brest
  • Faroese: Brest
  • Finnish: Brest
  • Franco-Provençal: Brest
  • French: Brest
  • Frisian: Brest
  • Friulian: Brest
  • Gaelic (Scots): Brest
  • Gallegan: Brest, Bretaña
  • Gallegan: Brest
  • Georgian: ბრესტი
  • German: Brest
  • Greek: Βρέστη
  • Greek: Μπρεστ
  • Gujarati: બ્રેસ્ટ
  • Hausa: Brest
  • Hebrew: ברסט
  • Hindi: ब्रैस्त
  • Hungarian: Brest
  • Icelandic: Brest
  • Ido: Brest
  • Indonesian: Brest, Perancis
  • Indonesian: Brest
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Brest
  • Interlingue: Brest
  • Irish: Brest
  • Irish: Brest na Briotáine
  • Italian: Brest
  • Jamaican Creole English: Brest
  • Japanese: ブレスト (フランス)
  • Japanese: ブレスト
  • Kabyle: Brest
  • Kalaallisut: Brest
  • Kannada: ಬ್ರೆಸ್ಟ್
  • Kazakh: Брест
  • Kongo: Brest
  • Korean: 브레스트
  • Latin: Brestia
  • Latvian: Bresta
  • Letzeburgesch: Brest
  • Ligurian: Brest
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Brest
  • Lingala: Brest
  • Lithuanian: Brestas
  • Lombard: Brest
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Brest
  • Macedonian: Брест
  • Mainfränkisch: Brest
  • Malagasy: Brest
  • Malay (generic): Brest, Perancis
  • Malay (generic): Brest
  • Manx: Brest, y Vritaan
  • Marathi: ब्रेस्त
  • Mazanderani: برست
  • Min Nan Chinese: Brest
  • Minangkabau: Brest
  • Narom: Brest
  • Neapolitan: Brest
  • Nepali: ब्रेस्ट
  • Norwegian: Brest
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Brest
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Brest i Frankrike
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Brèst
  • Papiamento: Brest
  • Persian: برست
  • Picard: Brest
  • Piemontese: Brest
  • Polish: Brest
  • Portuguese: Brest
  • Prussian: Brest
  • Raeto-Romance: Brest
  • Romanian: Brest, Franța
  • Romanian: Brest
  • Russian: Брест
  • Sardinian: Brest
  • Schwyzerdütsch: Brest
  • Scots: Brest, Fraunce
  • Serbian: Brest
  • Serbian: Брест
  • Serbo-Croatian: Brest, Francuska
  • Serbo-Croatian: Brest
  • Sicilian: Brest
  • Sinhalese: බ්‍රෙස්ට්
  • Slovak: Brest
  • Slovenian: Brest, Francija
  • South Azerbaijani: برست
  • Spanish: Brest
  • Swahili (generic): Brest, Finistère
  • Swedish: Brest, Finistère
  • Swedish: Brest
  • Tamil: பர்ஸ்ட்
  • Tamil: பிரெஸ்ட்
  • Tatar: Брест
  • Telugu: బ్రెస్ట్
  • Thai: แบร็สต์
  • Tibetan: བེ་རེ་སི་ཊི།
  • Tosk Albanian: Brest
  • Turkish: Brest, Fransa
  • Turkish: Brest
  • Turkmen: Brest
  • Twi: Brest
  • Ukrainian: Брест
  • Urdu: بریسٹ، فرانس
  • Uzbek: Brest
  • Venetian: Brest
  • Vietnamese: Brest, Finistère
  • Vlaams: Brest
  • Volapük: Brest
  • Walloon: Brest
  • Waray (Philippines): Brest, Finistère
  • Welsh: Brest
  • Western Panjabi: بریسٹ
  • Wolof: Brest
  • Wu Chinese: 布雷斯特 (法国)
  • Yue Chinese: 比斯特
  • Zulu: Brest
  • Պրեսթ

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