Bukhara

Bukhara in was historically one of the great trading cities along the Silk Road. The city centre is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In Sanskrit the word Bukhara means "abbey".
Photo: Euyasik, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a minaret of the Po-i-Kalyan complex in Bukhara, and one of the most prominent landmarks in the city. Photo: Ipaat, Public domain.

The is a mausoleum located in the northwestern part of Bukhara, , just outside its historic center. Photo: HylgeriaK, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: Ymblanter, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is one of the largest architectural complexes in the center of Bukhara. Photo: Ziegler175, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Locality
Photo: Jean-Pierre Dalbéra, CC BY 2.0.

Bukhara

Latitude
39.7676° or 39° 46' 3.2" north
Longitude
64.4231° or 64° 25' 23.3" east
Open Location Code
8JF6QC9F+27
Population
273,000
IATA airport code
BHK
United Nations Location Code
UZ BHK
Elevation
229 metres (751 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 29926754
Geo­Names ID
1217662
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Also Known As

  • Afar: Buxara
  • Albanian: Buhara
  • Albanian: Buharaja
  • Arabic: Bukhara
  • Arabic: بخارى
  • Aragonese: Bukhara
  • Armenian: Բուխարա
  • Asturian; Bable: Bukhará
  • Avaric: Бухара
  • Azerbaijani: Buxara
  • Bashkir: Бохара
  • Bashkir: Бохара ҡалаһы
  • Basque: Bukhara
  • Belarusian: Бухара
  • Bengali: বুখারা
  • Bengali: বোখারা
  • Bosnian: Buhara
  • Bulgarian: Бухара
  • Catalan: Bukharà
  • Cebuano: Bukhara
  • Central Kurdish: بوخارا
  • Chechen: Бухара
  • Chinese: 卜花兒
  • Chinese: 布哈拉
  • Chuvash: Бухара
  • Crimean Turkish; Crimean Tatar: Buhara
  • Croatian: Buhara
  • Czech: Buchara
  • Danish: Bukhara
  • Dutch: Buchara
  • Eastern Mari: Бухара
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: بخارى
  • Esperanto: Buĥaro
  • Estonian: Buhhaara
  • Estonian: Buxoro
  • Finnish: Buhara
  • French: Boukhara
  • Gallegan: Bukhara
  • Georgian: ბუხარა
  • German: Buchara
  • German: Buxoro
  • Greek: Μπουχάρα
  • Gujarati: બુખારા
  • Hebrew: בוכרה
  • Hindi: बुख़ारा
  • Hungarian: Buhara
  • Ido: Bukhara
  • Indonesian: Bukhara
  • Italian: Bucara
  • Italian: Bukhara
  • Japanese: ブハラ
  • Kannada: ಬುಖಾರಾ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Buxara
  • Kazakh: Бұхара
  • Kikuyu: Bukhara
  • Kirghiz: Бухара
  • Korean: 부하라
  • Kurdish: Buxara
  • Latin: Bochara
  • Latvian: Buhāra
  • Lithuanian: Buchara
  • Macedonian: Бухара
  • Maithili: बुखरा
  • Malay (generic): Bukhara
  • Malayalam: ബുഖാറ
  • Maltese: Bukhara
  • Marathi: बुखारा
  • Mazanderani: بخارا
  • Minangkabau: Bukhara
  • Mongolian: Бухар
  • Nepali: बुखराको एतिहासिक केन्द्र
  • Norwegian: Bukhara
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Bukhara
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Bukhara
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Бухара
  • Panjabi: ਬੁਖ਼ਾਰਾ
  • Panjabi: ਬੁਖਾਰਾ
  • Persian: بخارا
  • Polish: Buchara
  • Polish: Buxoro
  • Portuguese: Bucara
  • Portuguese: Bukhara
  • Portuguese: Buxoro
  • Pushto: بخارا
  • Romanian: Buhara
  • Russian: Бухара
  • Schwyzerdütsch: Buchara
  • Scots: Bukhara
  • Serbian: Бухара
  • Serbo-Croatian: Buhara
  • Sindhi: بخارا
  • Sinhalese: බුකාරා
  • Slovak: Buchara
  • Slovenian: Buhara
  • Somali: Bukhaara
  • Sorbian, Upper: Buchara
  • Sorbian, Upper: Buxoro
  • South Azerbaijani: بوخارا
  • Spanish: Bujara
  • Spanish: Bujará
  • Swahili (generic): Bukhara
  • Swedish: Buchara
  • Tajik: Бухоро
  • Tamil: புகாரா
  • Tatar: Бохара
  • Telugu: బుఖారా
  • Thai: บูคารา
  • Thai: บูฆอรอ
  • Tosk Albanian: Buchara
  • Turkish: Buhara
  • Turkmen: Buhara
  • Uighur: Buxara
  • Ukrainian: Бухара
  • Urdu: بخارا
  • Uzbek: Buxoro
  • Veps: Buhar
  • Vietnamese: Bukhara
  • Waray (Philippines): Bukhara
  • Western Panjabi: بخارا
  • Wu Chinese: 布哈拉
  • Yue Chinese: 布哈拉
  • Alt-Buchara
  • Bokhara
  • Bukhoro
  • Staraya Bukhara
  • Букар
  • Хара

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