Corsica

Corsica is an island and a region with special constitutional status of in the Mediterranean Sea, southeast of mainland France and west of .
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is a French commune, prefecture of the department of , and head office of the Collectivité territoriale de Corse. Photo: Pir6mon, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city on the island of Corsica. The small fortifications and pleasant harbour-side areas make for a nice stroll. Photo: Louis de ShipMania, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city at the south tip of Corsica. It has a spectacular location on white limestone cliffs, sculpted and undercut by the sea, so the buildings overhang the edge. Photo: Myrabella, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city on the island of Corsica and the biggest tourist centre of the island. Photo: Inkey, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a commune in the department of on the island of Corsica. Photo: KlausF, CC BY 3.0.

is a commune in the department of , on the island of Corsica. Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY 3.0.

is a village in Corsica, to the north of . Photo: Pierre Bona, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a commune in the department of on the island of Corsica. Photo: Hajotthu, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a commune in department of on the island of Corsica. Photo: Pierre Bona, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a commune in the department of on the island of Corsica. Photo: Pierre Bona, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Corsica

Latitude of center
41.9886° or 41° 59' 18.9" north
Longitude of center
8.9983° or 8° 59' 53.8" east
Population
339,000
Elevation
795 metres (2608 feet)
Geo­Names ID
3023517

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Korsika
  • Albanian: Korsika
  • Amharic: ኮርሲካ
  • Amharic: ኮርስ
  • Arabic: Corse
  • Arabic: قرسقة
  • Arabic: قرشقة
  • Arabic: قـُرْشِقَة
  • Arabic: قَرْسَقَة
  • Arabic: كورسكا
  • Arabic: كورسيكا
  • Arabic: كُورَسِكَا
  • Arabic: كُورَسِيكَا
  • Aragonese: Corcega
  • Armenian: Կորսիկա
  • Armenian: Քորսիքա
  • Arpitan: Corse
  • Asturian: Corse
  • Asturian: Corsica
  • Asturian: Córcega
  • Aymara: Corse suyu
  • Azerbaijani: Korsika
  • Basque: Korsika
  • Bavarian: Korsika
  • Belarusian: Корсыка
  • Belarusian: Корсіка (рэгіён)
  • Belarusian: Корсіка
  • Belarusian: рэгіён Корсіка
  • Bengali: কর্স
  • Bosnian: Korzika
  • Breton: Korsika
  • Bulgarian: Корсика
  • Catalan: Còrsega
  • Cebuano: Corse
  • Central Bikol: Corsica
  • Central Kurdish: کورسیکا
  • Chechen: Корсика
  • Cherokee: ᎪᏏᎧ
  • Chinese: Corse
  • Chinese: 歌斯嘉
  • Chinese: 科西嘉
  • Chinese: 科西嘉岛
  • Chinese: 科西嘉島
  • Chuvash: Корсика
  • Cornish: Corsica
  • Corsican: Corsica
  • Corsican: Cullettività territuriale di Corsica
  • Crimean Tatar: Korsika
  • Croatian: Korzika
  • Czech: Korsika
  • Danish: Korsika
  • Dimli (individual language): Korsika
  • Dutch: Corsica
  • Egyptian Arabic: كورسيكا
  • English: Corse
  • English: Territorial Collectivity of Corsica
  • Esperanto: Korsiko
  • Estonian: Korsika
  • Extremaduran: Córcega
  • Finnish: Korsika
  • French: Corse
  • Gagauz: Korsika
  • Galician: Córsega
  • Georgian: კორსიკა
  • German: Corsica
  • German: Korsika
  • Greek: Κορσική
  • Guianese Creole French: Kòrsika
  • Haitian: Kors
  • Haitian: Kòs
  • Hakka Chinese: Corsica
  • Hausa: Corsica
  • Hausa: Korsika
  • Hawaiian: Kokika
  • Hawaiian: Kosika
  • Hebrew: קורסיקה
  • Hindi: कोरसे
  • Hindi: कोर्सिका
  • Hungarian: Korzika
  • Icelandic: Korsíka
  • Ido: Korsika
  • Indonesian: Korsika
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Corsica
  • Interlingue: Corsica
  • Irish: An Chorsaic
  • Italian: Collettività territoriale di Corsica
  • Italian: Corsica
  • Japanese: コルシカ島
  • Japanese: コルス島
  • Javanese: Korsika
  • Kannada: ಕಾರ್ಸಿಕ
  • Kazakh: Корсика аралы
  • Kirghiz: Корсика
  • Korean: 코르시카
  • Kurdish: Korsîka
  • Ladino: Korsega
  • Latin: Corsica
  • Latvian: Korsika
  • Ligurian: Corsega
  • Limburgan: Corsica
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Corse
  • Literary Chinese: 科西嘉
  • Lithuanian: Korsika
  • Lombard: Còrsega
  • Low German: Korsika
  • Lower Sorbian: Korsika
  • Luxembourgish: Korsika
  • Macedo-Romanian: Corsica
  • Macedonian: Корзика
  • Malagasy: Kôrsa
  • Malay: Corse
  • Manx: Yn Chorsickey
  • Marathi: कॉर्स
  • Min Nan Chinese: Corse
  • Mingrelian: კორსიკა
  • Mongolian: Корсика
  • Moroccan Arabic: قرشيقة
  • Narom: Corse
  • Neapolitan: Corseca
  • Northern Frisian: Korsika
  • Northern Luri: میناوه کرس
  • Northern Sami: Korsika
  • Norwegian: Korsika
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Korsika
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Korsika
  • Occitan (post 1500): Corsega
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Corsica
  • Ossetian: Корсикæ
  • Pampanga: Corsica
  • Pampanga: Korsega
  • Panjabi: ਕਾਰਸਿਕਾ
  • Papiamento: Corsica
  • Persian: جزیره کرس
  • Picard: Corse
  • Piemontese: Còrsica
  • Polish: Corse
  • Polish: Corsica
  • Polish: Korsyka
  • Portuguese: Córsega
  • Quechua: Corse
  • Romanian: Corsica
  • Russian: Корсика
  • Santali: ᱠᱳᱨᱥᱤᱠᱟ
  • Sardinian: Còssiga
  • Scots: Corse
  • Scots: Corsica
  • Scots: Corsicae
  • Scottish Gaelic: Corsaca
  • Serbian: Корзика
  • Serbo-Croatian: Korzika
  • Sicilian: Còrsica
  • Slovak: Korzika
  • Slovenian: Korzika
  • Somali: Coorsica
  • Somali: Korsikiska
  • South Azerbaijani: کورسیکا
  • Spanish: Córcega
  • Swahili: Korsika
  • Swedish: Korsika
  • Swiss German: Korsika
  • Tagalog: Corsica
  • Tamil: கோர்சிகா
  • Tatar: Корсика
  • Thai: คอร์ซิกา
  • Tibetan: ཁོར་སི་ཁ་གླིང་ཕྲན།
  • Tosk Albanian: Korsika
  • Tsonga: Corsica
  • Turkish: Korsika
  • Uighur: كورسىكا ئارىلى
  • Ukrainian: Корсика
  • Upper Sorbian: Korsika
  • Urdu: کارسیکا
  • Urdu: کورسیکا
  • Uzbek: Korsika
  • Venetian: Còrsega
  • Veps: Korsik
  • Vietnamese: Corse
  • Waray (Philippines): Corse
  • Welsh: Corsica
  • Western Armenian: Քորսիքա
  • Western Frisian: Korsika
  • Western Panjabi: کارسیکا
  • Wu Chinese: 科西嘉岛
  • Yakut: Корсика
  • Yiddish: קארסיקע
  • Yue Chinese: 科西嘉
  • Zeeuws: Corsica

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