Cyprus

Cyprus is an island in the eastern Mediterranean Sea, south of . It offers beautiful beaches and extensive historical and archaeological sites. There are three politically distinct areas in the island: the Republic of Cyprus is a state with wide international recognition.

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The Turkish Republic of is a republic on the northern and eastern side of the island of Cyprus, an island in the Mediterranean Sea, south of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is the centrally located capital of Cyprus and by far the largest city on the island. Photo: Simisa, CC BY-SA 3.0.

or Lemesos is one of the six districts of Cyprus. Photo: pmatanski, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Sovereign Base Areas of is a British Overseas Territory on the island of Cyprus. Photo: A.Savin, FAL.

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is a region that spans both Cyprus and . Photo: M Blissett, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is one of the six districts of Cyprus. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Pafos District is one of the six districts of Cyprus and it is situated in the western part of Cyprus. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a region that spans both Cyprus and . Photo: M Blissett, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a region that spans both Cyprus and . Photo: Александр Чудновский, CC BY 3.0.

Cyprus

Latitude of center
35.05° or 35° 3' north
Longitude of center
33.25° or 33° 15' east
Population
885,000
Elevation
698 metres (2290 feet)
Capital
Area
9250 km² (3571 miles²)
Currency
Euro (EUR)
Phone code
357
Internet domain
.cy
Open­Street­Map ID
node 424313406
Geo­Names ID
146669
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Qubrus
  • Abkhazian: Ҟыбрыс
  • Achinese: Siprus
  • Afar: Kipr
  • Afrikaans: Ciprus
  • Afrikaans: Siprus
  • Akan: Cyprus
  • Akan: Saeprɔs
  • Albanian: Qipro
  • Albanian: Qiproja
  • Amharic: ሳይፕረስ
  • Amharic: ቆጵሮስ
  • Arabic: Tsipre
  • Arabic: قبرص
  • Aragonese: Chipre
  • Armenian: Կիպրոս
  • Arpitan: Ch·ipre
  • Arpitan: Cipro
  • Assamese: চাইপ্ৰাছ
  • Asturian: CY
  • Asturian: CYP
  • Asturian: Chipre
  • Asturian: República de Xipre
  • Asturian: Xipre
  • Atayal: Cyprus
  • Avaric: Кипр
  • Awadhi: साइप्रस
  • Azerbaijani: Kipr
  • Azerbaijani: Kipr Respublikası
  • Balinese: Siprus
  • Bambara: Cipri
  • Bashkir: Кипр Республикаһы
  • Basque: Zipre
  • Bavarian: Republik Zypern
  • Belarusian: Кіпр
  • Bengali: সাইপ্রাস
  • Bhojpuri: साइप्रस
  • Bishnupriya: সাইপ্রাস
  • Bislama: Cyprus
  • Bosnian: Kipar
  • Brahui: Sáipras
  • Breton: Kiprenez
  • Breton: Republik Kiprenez
  • Bulgarian: Кипър
  • Bulgarian: Република Кипър
  • Burmese: ဆိုက်ပရက်စ်
  • Burmese: ဆိုက်ပရပ်စ်နိုင်ငံ
  • Catalan: República de Xipre
  • Catalan: Xipre
  • Cebuano: Cyprus
  • Cebuano: Tsipre
  • Central Bikol: Siprus
  • Central Kurdish: قوبرس
  • Chavacano: Chipre
  • Chechen: Кипр
  • Cherokee: ᏌᎢᏆᏍ
  • Chinese: Ku-pí-lō͘
  • Chinese: Sàipǔlùsī
  • Chinese: 塞浦路斯
  • Chinese: 賽普勒斯
  • Chinese: 赛普勒斯/塞浦路斯/塞浦路斯
  • Church Slavic: Кѷпръ
  • Chuvash: Кипр Республики
  • Cornish: Kobros
  • Corsican: Cipru
  • Crimean Tatar: Qıbrız Cumhuriyeti
  • Croatian: Cipar
  • Czech: Kypr
  • Danish: Cypern
  • Danish: Republikken Cypern
  • Dimli (individual language): Qıbrıs
  • Dotyali: साइप्रस
  • Dutch: CY
  • Dutch: CYP
  • Dutch: Cyprus
  • Eastern Mari: Кипр
  • Egyptian Arabic: قبرص
  • English: Greek Administration of Southern Cyprus
  • English: Greek Cypriot State
  • English: Republic of Cyprus
  • English: cy
  • English: 🇨🇾
  • Erzya: Кипр Республикась
  • Esperanto: CY
  • Esperanto: Kipro
  • Esperanto: Respubliko Kipro
  • Estonian: Küpros
  • Estonian: Küprus
  • Ewe: Cyprus
  • Ewe: Saiprus nutome
  • Extremaduran: Chipri
  • Faroese: Kýpros
  • Fiji Hindi: Cyprus
  • Finnish: Kyproksen tasavalta
  • Finnish: Kypros
  • French: Chypre
  • French: Chypre-Sud
  • French: Chypriotes
  • French: République de Chypre
  • French: république de Chypre
  • Friulian: Cipre
  • Friulian: Cipri
  • Fulah: Kibris
  • Fulah: Siipar
  • Gagauz: Kipra Respublikası
  • Galician: Chipre - Κύπρος
  • Galician: Chipre
  • Ganda: Sipuriya
  • Georgian: კვიპროსი
  • German: Republik Zypern
  • German: Südzypern
  • German: Zypern
  • German: cy
  • German: 🇨🇾
  • Goan Konkani: Cyprus
  • Goan Konkani: सायप्रस
  • Gothic: 𐌺𐌿𐍀𐍂𐍅𐍃
  • Greek: Kipriakí Dhimokratía
  • Greek: Kypriakí Dimokratía
  • Greek: Kýpros
  • Greek: Κυπριακή Δημοκρατία
  • Greek: Κύπρος
  • Guarani: Chipre
  • Guarani: Chípere
  • Guianese Creole French: Chip (péyi)
  • Guianese Creole French: Chip
  • Gujarati: સાયપ્રસ
  • Haitian: Chip
  • Hakka Chinese: Cyprus
  • Hausa: Cyprus
  • Hausa: Kupelo
  • Hausa: Sifurus
  • Hawaiian: Kupelo
  • Hebrew: קפריסין
  • Hindi: साइप्रस
  • Hungarian: Ciprus
  • Hungarian: Ciprusi Köztársaság
  • Icelandic: Kýpur
  • Icelandic: cy
  • Icelandic: 🇨🇾
  • Ido: Chipro
  • Iloko: Cyprus
  • Iloko: Kyprus
  • Inari Sami: Kypros
  • Inari Sami: Kypros täsiväldi
  • Indonesian: Cyprus
  • Indonesian: Siprus
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Cypro
  • Interlingue: Cypria
  • Irish: An Chipir
  • Italian: Cipro
  • Italian: Repubblica di Cipro
  • Jamaican Creole English: Saipros
  • Japanese: キプロス
  • Japanese: キプロス共和国
  • Javanese: Siprus
  • Kabyle: Qubrus
  • Kalaallisut: Cyperni
  • Kalmyk: Кипрудин Орн
  • Kannada: ಕಿಪ್ರೊಸ್
  • Kannada: ಸಿಪ್ರಸ್
  • Kannada: ಸೈಪ್ರಸ್
  • Kara-Kalpak: Kipr
  • Karachay-Balkar: Кипр
  • Kashubian: Cyper
  • Kazakh: Кипр
  • Khmer: ស៉ីពរ៍
  • Kikuyu: Kuprosi
  • Kinyarwanda: Shipure
  • Kirghiz: Кипр
  • Komi: Кипр
  • Kongo: Kipros
  • Korean: 사이프러스
  • Korean: 사이프러스 공화국
  • Korean: 키프로스
  • Korean: 키프로스 공화국
  • Kurdish: Kîpros
  • Kurdish: قیبرس
  • Ladin: Cipre
  • Ladino: Repuvlika Kipriyota
  • Lao: Cyprus
  • Lao: ປະເທດຊີບ
  • Lao: ປະເທດໄຊປຣັດ
  • Lao: ໄຊປັຼດ
  • Latgalian: Kipra
  • Latin: Cyprus
  • Latvian: Kipra
  • Lezghian: Кипр
  • Ligurian: Çipro
  • Limburgan: Cyprus
  • Lingala: Sípɛlɛ
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Cipros
  • Literary Chinese: 賽普勒斯
  • Lithuanian: Kipras
  • Livvi: Kipru
  • Lombard: Cipro
  • Lombard: Cipru
  • Low German: Cyprus
  • Low German: Republiek Zypern
  • Low German: Syprus
  • Low German: Zyprus
  • Lower Sorbian: Cypern
  • Luba-Katanga: Shipele
  • Luxembourgish: Zypern
  • Macedo-Romanian: Chipro
  • Macedonian: Кипар
  • Maithili: साइप्रस
  • Malagasy: Repoblikan'i Kipra
  • Malagasy: Repoblikan' i Kipra
  • Malagasy: Sypra
  • Malay: Cyprus
  • Malay: Kibris
  • Malayalam: സൈപ്രസ്
  • Malayalam: സൈപ്രസ്സ്
  • Maltese: Repubblika ta’ Ċipru
  • Maltese: Ċipru
  • Manx: Yn Cheeprey
  • Maori: Haipara
  • Marathi: सायप्रस
  • Mazanderani: قبرس
  • Min Dong Chinese: Cyprus
  • Min Dong Chinese: Gĭ-dī
  • Min Dong Chinese: Gṳ̆-bī-lô
  • Min Nan Chinese: Cyprus
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kibris
  • Min Nan Chinese: Ku-pí-lō·
  • Min Nan Chinese: Ku-pí-lō͘
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kypros
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kıbrıs
  • Minangkabau: Siprus
  • Mingrelian: კვიპროსი
  • Moksha: Кипра
  • Mongolian: Кипр
  • Moroccan Arabic: قبرص
  • Narom: Chypre
  • Nauru: Taiprus
  • Navajo: Béésh Łichíiʼii Bikéyah
  • Neapolitan: Cipro
  • Nepali: साइप्रस
  • Newari: साइप्रस
  • North Ndebele: Cyprus
  • Northern Frisian: Zypern
  • Northern Luri: قبرس
  • Northern Sami: Kypros
  • Northern Sami: Kyprosa dásseváldi
  • Northern Sami: Kypros dásseváldi
  • Norwegian: Republikken Kypros
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kypros
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Republikken Kypros
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kypros
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Republikken Kypros
  • Novial: Kiprus
  • Occitan (post 1500): Chipre
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܩܘܦܪܘܣ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Cipros
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): cy
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): 🇨🇾
  • Oriya: ସାଇପ୍ରସ
  • Oriya: ସାଇପ୍ରସ୍
  • Oromo: Saayippires
  • Ossetian: Кипр
  • Pali: सायप्रस
  • Pampanga: Cyprus
  • Pampanga: Sipre
  • Pampanga: Tsipri
  • Pangasinan: Kiprô
  • Panjabi: ਸਾਇਪ੍ਰਸ
  • Papiamento: Chipre
  • Persian: سایپروس
  • Persian: قبرس
  • Picard: Kipre
  • Picard: Républike Kipre
  • Piemontese: Cipro
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Siipris
  • Polish: Cypr
  • Pontic: Κύπρος
  • Portuguese: Chipre
  • Pushto: قبرس
  • Quechua: Kipru
  • Romanian: Cipru
  • Romansh: Cipra
  • Rundi: Izinga rya Shipure
  • Russia Buriat: Кипр
  • Russian: Кипр
  • Russian: Республика Кипр
  • Rusyn: Ціпрус
  • Sakizaya: Cyprus
  • Samoan: Cyprus
  • Samoan: Kuperu
  • Samogitian: Kėpros
  • Sango: Sîpri
  • Sanskrit: सायप्रस
  • Santali: ᱥᱟᱭᱯᱨᱟᱥ
  • Sardinian: Tzipru
  • Saterfriesisch: Zypern
  • Scots: Cyprus
  • Scottish Gaelic: Cìopras
  • Serbian: Kipar
  • Serbian: Кипар
  • Serbian: Република Кипар
  • Serbo-Croatian: Cipar
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kipar
  • Shan: မိူင်းသၢႆႉပရႅတ်ႈ
  • Shona: Cyprus
  • Sicilian: Cipru
  • Silesian: Cypr
  • Sindhi: قبرس
  • Sindhi: قبرص
  • Sinhala: සයිප්‍රසය
  • Sinhala: සයිප්‍රස්
  • Skolt Sami: Kyproozz tääʹssväʹldd
  • Skolt Sami: Kypros
  • Slovak: Cyprus
  • Slovenian: Ciper
  • Somali: Jasiirada Qabrus
  • Somali: Qubrus
  • South Azerbaijani: قیبریس جومهوریتی
  • Southern Sami: Syypern
  • Spanish: Chipre
  • Spanish: Republica de Chipre
  • Spanish: República de Chipre
  • Spanish: cy
  • Spanish: 🇨🇾
  • Sranan Tongo: Sipruskondre
  • Sundanese: Siprus
  • Swahili: Kupro
  • Swahili: Kuprosi
  • Swati: ISayiphro
  • Swedish: Cypern
  • Swiss German: Republik Zypere
  • Swiss German: Republik Zypern
  • Tagalog: Tsipre
  • Tajik: Кипр
  • Tajik: Қибрис
  • Tamil: சைப்பிரசு
  • Tamil: சைப்பிரஸ்
  • Tamil: சைப்ரஸ்
  • Tatar: Кипр
  • Tatar: Кипр Республикасы
  • Telugu: సైప్రస్
  • Tetum: Xipre
  • Thai: ประเทศไซปรัส
  • Thai: ไซปรัส
  • Tibetan: སཱཡེ་པ་རས྄།
  • Tibetan: སེ་པི་རི་སི།
  • Tigrinya: ሳይፕረስ
  • Tok Pisin: Saipras
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Saipalesi
  • Tosk Albanian: Republik Zypern
  • Tsonga: Cyprus
  • Tumbuka: Cyprus
  • Tunisian Arabic: قبرص
  • Turkish: Güney Kıbrıs
  • Turkish: Güney Kıbrıs Rum Cumhuriyeti
  • Turkish: Güney Kıbrıs Rum Kesimi
  • Turkish: Güney Kıbrıs Rum Yönetimi
  • Turkish: Kıbrıs
  • Turkish: Kıbrıs Cumhuriyeti
  • Turkish: Kıbrıs Rum Kesimi
  • Turkmen: Kipr Respublikasy
  • Udmurt: Кипр
  • Uighur: سىپرۇس
  • Ukrainian: Кіпр
  • Upper Sorbian: Cypernska
  • Urdu: قبرص
  • Uzbek: Kipr Respublikasi
  • Uzbek: Qibris
  • Venetian: Sipro
  • Veps: Kipr
  • Vietnamese: Cộng hòa Síp
  • Vietnamese: Síp (Cyprus)
  • Vietnamese: Síp
  • Vlaams: Cyprus
  • Volapük: Sipreän
  • Võro: Küprüs
  • Walloon: Chîpe
  • Waray (Philippines): Tsipre
  • Welsh: Ciprus
  • Welsh: Cyprus
  • Welsh: cy
  • Welsh: 🇨🇾
  • Western Armenian: Կիպրոս
  • Western Balochi: قیبریس
  • Western Frisian: Syprus
  • Western Panjabi: قبرص
  • Wolof: Ciipër
  • Wu Chinese: 塞浦路斯
  • Yakut: Кипр
  • Yiddish: קיפראס
  • Yoruba: Kíprù
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Kúrúsì
  • Yue Chinese: 塞浦路斯
  • Zeeuws: Cyprus
  • Zhuang: Cyprus
  • Zulu: i-Cyprus
  • Cumhuriyetê Qıbrısi
  • Saepras
  • Κύπρος - Kıbrıs
  • ציפערן

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