Brooklyn, the "Borough of Homes and Churches," is one of the five boroughs of . It used to be a separate city, and still feels much like one.

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is a neighborhood in , as little as one subway stop away from Manhattan, and is bordered to the north by Greenpoint, to the east by Bushwick and to the south by Bedford-Stuyvesant.

is in . In addition to the downtown area proper, it includes Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Cobble Hill, Boerum Hill, Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, and the Navy Yard.

is in . It includes its namesake park, plus the neighborhoods of Park Slope, Prospect Heights, Windsor Terrace, and South.

are in . In addition to the two aforementioned neighborhoods, this travel guide covers Crown Heights, Lefferts Gardens, Brownsville, East Flatbush, and Midwood.


is a part of , that encompasses the neighborhoods of Sunset Park, Borough Park, Kensington, Parkville, Bay Ridge, Fort Hamilton, Dyker Heights, Bensonhurst, and Bath Beach.

are in . In addition to those two neighborhoods, this travel guide covers Manhattan Beach, Gravesend, and Sheepshead Bay.

East encompasses Cypress Hills, East New York, Canarsie, Bergen Beach, Flatlands, Mill Basin, Marine Park, Gerritsen Beach, and Barren Island.

is in . In addition to , this travel guide also covers Carroll Gardens.


Other Names for Brooklyn

  • Arabic: بروكلين
  • Belarusian: Бруклін
  • Bengali: ব্রুকলিন
  • Bishnupriya: কিংস কাউন্টি
  • Bulgarian: Бруклин
  • English: Borough of Brooklyn
  • Esperanto: Broklino
  • French: Brooklyn
  • Georgian: ბრუკლინი
  • German: Brooklyn
  • Hebrew: ברוקלין
  • Hindi: ब्रुकलीन
  • Italian: Brooklyn
  • Japanese: ブルックリン区
  • Korean: 브루클린
  • Latin: Comitatus Bruclinum
  • Latvian: Bruklina
  • Lithuanian: Bruklinas
  • Low German: Kings County
  • Marathi: ब्रूकलिन
  • Ossetian: Бруклин
  • Persian: بروکلین
  • Portuguese: Brooklyn
  • Russian: Бруклин
  • Serbian: Бруклин
  • Sicilian: Brucclinu
  • Spanish: Brooklyn
  • Thai: บรุกลิน
  • Ukrainian: Бруклін
  • Yiddish: ברוקלין
  • Bklyn
  • Breuckelen
  • Breukelen
  • Marechkawick
  • 布鲁克林区
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