Crimea

Crimea is a peninsula jutting into the south of Ukraine. The Crimean Peninsula is connected to by two narrow necks of land, making it more like an island with two natural land bridges than simply a bit of land jutting out into the sea.
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, also known as Sebastopol, is an important and historical port on the Black Sea in Crimea. Photo: PetarM, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the capital city of the Crimea. The note on the Crimea page regarding the current political situation also applies to this page; please read it. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a resort city on the south coast of the Crimean Peninsula surrounded by the . Photo: Mevo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, is a city on the Peninsula of eastern Crimea. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a beautiful, quaint little resort town on the Black Sea coast in Crimea. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is in Crimea. Once the capital of the Crimean Tatar Khanate, it is undergoing a steady cultural rebirth since the Tatars were allowed to return from Uzbekistan in the early 1990s. Photo: Dmottl, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city of regional significance in Western Crimea, north of . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a city of regional significance on the southern coast of the Crimean peninsula which… Photo: Carn, Public domain.

is in the Crimea. It was once a fairly important city; Marco Polo mentions it and the Arab traveller Ibn Batuta rated it one of the world's four great ports, as of the early 1300s. Photo: Zysko serhii, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a city in Crimea. It is famous as a beach resort, and a favourite holiday destination for many citizens of the former Soviet countries. Photo: Halavar, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a settlement on the Crimean Peninsula and part of the city of . Photo: PetarM, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in eastern part of Crimean Peninsula. Photo: Kulmalukko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a resort town in Crimea. Its small size and Ottoman flavour make it distinct from nearby . Photo: Wanderer777, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in the Crimea, . Also known as Planerskoye, is one of the most popular resort townlets in the Crimea, situated on the shore of the Black Sea about halfway between and . Photo: Richlv, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small resort town in the Crimea. The town is on the Black Sea coast with rocky mountains around separating it from the civilization. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Crimea

Latitude of center
45° or 45° north
Longitude of center
34° or 34° east
Population
1,910,000
Elevation
200 metres (656 feet)
United Nations Location Code
UA CRI
Geo­Names ID
703883
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Ҟрым
  • Afrikaans: Krim
  • Albanian: Gadishulli i Krimesë
  • Albanian: Krimea
  • Amharic: ክሪሜያ
  • Arabic: Crimea
  • Arabic: القرم (شبه جزيرة)
  • Arabic: القرم
  • Arabic: جمهورية اقرم الإسلامية
  • Arabic: جمهورية القرم الإسلامية
  • Arabic: جمهورية القرم ذاتية الحكم
  • Arabic: شبة جزيرة القرم
  • Arabic: شبه جزيرة القرم
  • Arabic: شبه جزيره القرم
  • Aragonese: Peninsula de Crimea
  • Armenian: Ղրիմ
  • Asturian; Bable: Crimea
  • Azerbaijani: Krım
  • Azerbaijani: Krım yarımadası
  • Bashkir: Ҡырым
  • Basque: Krimea
  • Basque: Krimeako penintsula
  • Bavarian: Krim
  • Belarusian: Аўтаномная Рэспубліка Крым
  • Belarusian: Крым
  • Belarusian: Крымскі паўвостраў
  • Bengali: ক্রিমিয়া
  • Bhojpuri: क्राइमिया
  • Bhojpuri: क्रीमिया
  • Bhojpuri: क्रीमियाई प्रायदीप
  • Bihari : क्रीमिया
  • Bosnian: Krim
  • Breton: Krimea
  • Bulgarian: Автономна република Крим
  • Bulgarian: Крим
  • Burmese: ခရိုင်းမီးယား
  • Catalan: Crimea
  • Cebuano: Crimean Peninsula
  • Central Kurdish: کریمیا
  • Chechen: ГӀирма
  • Chechen: Крым
  • Chinese: Krym
  • Chinese: 克里木
  • Chinese: 克里木半岛
  • Chinese: 克里木半島
  • Chinese: 克里米亚
  • Chinese: 克里米亚半岛
  • Chinese: 克里米亞
  • Chinese: 克里米亞半岛
  • Chinese: 克里米亞半島
  • Chuvash: Крым
  • Crimean Turkish; Crimean Tatar: Qırım
  • Crimean Turkish; Crimean Tatar: Qırım Cumhuriyeti
  • Crimean Turkish; Crimean Tatar: Qırım Muhtar Cumhuriyeti
  • Crimean Turkish; Crimean Tatar: Къырым Мухтар Джумхуриети
  • Croatian: Krim
  • Czech: Krym
  • Czech: Krymský poloostrov
  • Danish: Krim
  • Dimli: Qırım
  • Dutch: Krim
  • Eastern Mari: Крым
  • Eastern Mari: Крым пелотро
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: القرم
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: شبه جزيرة كريميا
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: كريميا
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Taurica
  • English: Autonomous Republic of Crimea
  • English: Crimean Peninsula
  • English: Kimmería
  • English: Kirim
  • English: Kırım
  • English: Qırım
  • English: Republic of Crimea
  • English: Russian-annexed Crimea
  • English: Taurikḗ
  • Esperanto: Krimea Duoninsulo
  • Esperanto: Krimeo
  • Estonian: Krimm
  • Estonian: Krimmi poolsaar
  • Extremaduran: Crimea
  • Faroese: Krim hálvoyggin
  • Finnish: Krim
  • Finnish: Krimin niemimaa
  • French: Crimée
  • French: République autonome de Crimée
  • Frisian: Krim
  • Gagauz: Krım
  • Gallegan: Crimea
  • Gallegan: Península de Crimea
  • Georgian: ყირიმი
  • German: Autonome Republik Krim
  • German: Krim
  • German: Tauris
  • Gothic: 𐌺𐍂𐌴𐌹𐌼
  • Greek: Κριμαία
  • Greek: Κριμαϊκή Χερσόνησος
  • Gujarati: ક્રિમિઅન પેનિન્સુલા
  • Hausa: Crimea
  • Hawaiian: Crimea
  • Hebrew: חצי האי קרים
  • Hindi: क्रीमिया
  • Hindi: क्रीमियाई प्रायद्वीप
  • Hungarian: Krím
  • Icelandic: Krímskagi
  • Ido: Krimea
  • Indonesian: Krimea
  • Interlingue: Crimea
  • Irish: An Chrimé
  • Italian: Crimea
  • Italian: Penisola di Crimea
  • Japanese: クリミア半島
  • Javanese: Krim
  • Javanese: Krimea
  • Kannada: ಕ್ರಿಮಿನಿಯನ್ ಪೆನಿನ್ಸುಲಾ
  • Kannada: ಕ್ರಿಮಿಯ
  • Karachay-Balkar: Кърым
  • Karachay-Balkar: Кърым джарымайрымкан
  • Kazakh: Қырым
  • Kazakh: Қырым түбегі
  • Khmer: គ្រីមៀ
  • Kirghiz: Крым
  • Korean: 크림반도
  • Kurdish: Qirim
  • Kurdish: Qirîm
  • Ladin: Crim
  • Lak: Къирим
  • Lao: ໄຄຣເມຍ (Crimea)
  • Lao: ໄຄຣເມຍ
  • Latin: Chersonesus Taurica
  • Latin: Crimaea
  • Latvian: Krima
  • Letzeburgesch: Krim
  • Ligurian: Crimea
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Krim
  • Lithuanian: Krymas
  • Lithuanian: Krymo pusiasalis
  • Lombard: Crimeja
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Krim
  • Macedonian: Крим
  • Malay (generic): Krimea
  • Malay (generic): کريميا
  • Malayalam: ക്രിമിയ
  • Malayalam: ക്രിമിയൻ ഉപദ്വീപ്‌
  • Maltese: Krimea
  • Manx: Chrimeea
  • Manx: Yn Chrimeea
  • Marathi: क्राइमिया
  • Mazanderani: کریمه
  • Mazanderani: کریمه جزیره مونا
  • Min Nan Chinese: Krym
  • Mingrelian: ყირიმი
  • Moldavian: Кримея
  • Mongolian: Крымын хойг
  • Mongolian: Таурика
  • Moroccan Spoken Arabic: قريميا
  • Neapolitan: Crimea
  • Neapolitan: penisula 'e Crimea
  • Northern Frisian: Krim
  • Norwegian: Krim
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Krim
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Krim
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Krimhalvøya
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Crimèa
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Хъырым
  • Panjabi: ਕ੍ਰੀਮੀਆ
  • Persian: شبه‌جزیره کریمه
  • Persian: کریمه
  • Pfaelzisch: Krim
  • Polish: Krym
  • Polish: Półwysep Krymski
  • Polish: Republika Autonomiczna Krymu
  • Portuguese: Crimeia
  • Portuguese: Criméia
  • Portuguese: península da Crimeia
  • Pushto: کريميا
  • Pushto: کریمیا
  • Romanian: Crimeea
  • Romanian: Republica Autonomă Crimeea
  • Russia Buriat: Крим хахад арал
  • Russia Buriat: Крым хахад арал
  • Russian: Автономная Республика Крым
  • Russian: Крым
  • Russian: Крымская Автономная Советская Социалистическая Республика
  • Russian: Крымская область
  • Russian: Крымский полуостров
  • Russian: Республика Крым
  • Russian: Скифский Херсонес
  • Russian: Таврический Херсонес
  • Rusyn: Крым
  • Santali: ᱠᱨᱤᱢᱤᱱ ᱯᱮᱱᱤᱱᱥᱩᱞᱟ
  • Sardinian: Crimea
  • Schwyzerdütsch: Krim
  • Scots: Crimea
  • Serbian: Krim
  • Serbian: Крим
  • Serbo-Croatian: Krim
  • Sicilian: Crimea
  • Sindhi: ڪرائميا
  • Sinhalese: ක්‍රයිමීන් අර්ධද්වීපය
  • Slovak: Krym
  • Slovenian: Krim
  • Sorbian, Lower: Krim
  • Sorbian, Upper: Krim
  • Spanish: Crimea
  • Spanish: peninsula de Crimea
  • Spanish: península de Crimea
  • Sundanese: Krimea
  • Swahili (generic): Krim
  • Swedish: Krim
  • Tagalog: Crimea
  • Tamil: கிரிமியன் பெனின்சுலா
  • Tamil: கிரிமியா மூவலந்தீவு
  • Tatar: Qırım
  • Tatar: Кырым
  • Tatar: Кырым ярымутравы
  • Telugu: క్రిమీన్ పెనిన్సులా
  • Thai: คาบสมุทรไครเมีย
  • Tosk Albanian: Krim
  • Turkish: Kırım
  • Turkish: Kırım Yarımadası
  • Turkmen: Krym
  • Udmurt: Крым
  • Ukrainian: Автономна Республіка Крим
  • Ukrainian: Крим
  • Ukrainian: Кримський півострів
  • Ukrainian: Республіка Крим
  • Urdu: جزیرہ نما کریمیا
  • Urdu: کریمیا
  • Uzbek: Qrim
  • Uzbek: Qrim yarim oroli
  • Venetian: Crimia
  • Vietnamese: Krym
  • Vietnamese: bán đảo Crimea
  • Vietnamese: bán đảo Crimée
  • Vietnamese: bán đảo Crưm
  • Vietnamese: bán đảo Krym
  • Vlax Romani: Krimeya
  • Walloon: Crimêye
  • Waray (Philippines): Crimea
  • Welsh: Crimea
  • Welsh: Krym
  • Welsh: Penrhyn y Crimea
  • Western Panjabi: کریمیا
  • Wu Chinese: 克里米亚
  • Yakut: Кырыым
  • Yiddish: אויטאנאמישע רעפובליק פון קרים
  • Yiddish: קרים
  • Yue Chinese: 克里米亞
  • Zeeuws: Krim
  • Bán đảo Krym
  • Krîm
  • Krõmmi puulsaar

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