Dhaka Division

Dhaka Division is an administrative division within . is the capital city of and also the largest city as well of the country.

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is the capital and largest city of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in central . It is in the , about 16 km southeast of the capital city of , and has a population of about 2 million.

Central includes Motijheel, the centre of finance and business, the University of Dhaka, a historic area with a number of museums, and Tejgaon-Dhanmondi, home to large shopping malls, markets and a variety of eateries. Photo: Rangan Datta Wiki, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a city in central . It is located in the . Photo: Ali Haidar Khan, CC BY-SA 4.0.


Gopalganj is a district in the Dhaka Division of .

, formerly Arail, is a major city within the Dhaka Division in central . Photo: NAHID, CC BY 2.5.

is a town in the Dhaka Division. It has survived through many historical periods under the rule of various sultanates and empires, and was one of the original capitals of the Bengal region. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

is a city in the Dhaka Division of . Photo: Krabdallah, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Dhaka Division

Latitude of center
23.8333° or 23° 50' north
Longitude of center
90.25° or 90° 15' east
12 metres (39 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: إقليم دكا
  • Arabic: محافظة دكا
  • Basque: Dhaka
  • Belarusian: Дака
  • Bengali: ঢাকা
  • Bengali: ঢাকা বিভাগ
  • Bishnupriya: ঢাকা বিভাগ
  • Bulgarian: Дака
  • Catalan: Divisió de Dacca
  • Catalan: Divisió de Dhaka
  • Catalan: divisió de Dacca
  • Cebuano: Dhaka Division
  • Chinese: Dhaka Hun-khu
  • Chinese: 达卡专区
  • Chinese: 达卡区
  • Chinese: 達卡區
  • Chinese: 達卡專區
  • Danish: Dhaka Division
  • Dutch: Dhaka
  • Dutch: Dhaka bibhag
  • Esperanto: Dako
  • Finnish: Dhakan alue
  • French: Dhaka
  • French: Dhâkâ
  • French: Division de Dhaka
  • German: BD-3
  • German: Dhaka
  • Greek: Διαίρεση Ντάκα
  • Greek: Ντχάκα
  • Gujarati: ઢાકા ડિવિઝન
  • Hindi: ढाका उपक्षेत्र
  • Indonesian: Divisi Dhaka
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Division Dhaka
  • Italian: Dacca
  • Italian: divisione di Dacca
  • Japanese: ダッカ管区
  • Kannada: ಢಾಕಾ ವಿಭಾಗ
  • Korean: 다카주
  • Latvian: Dakas apgabals
  • Lithuanian: Dakos sritis
  • Malay (generic): Dhaka Division
  • Marathi: ढाका विभाग
  • Min Nan Chinese: Dhaka Hun-khu
  • Mongolian: Дакка муж
  • Nepali: ढाका विभाग
  • Newari: ढाका विभाग
  • Northern Frisian: Dhaka
  • Norwegian: Dhaka
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Dhaka
  • Persian: استان داکا
  • Polish: Dhaka
  • Polish: Prowincja Dhaka
  • Portuguese: Daca
  • Portuguese: Dhaka
  • Portuguese: Divisão de Dhaka
  • Pushto: ډاکه
  • Pushto: ډھاکه ډويژن
  • Romanian: Divizia Dacca
  • Russian: Дакка
  • Santali: ᱰᱷᱟᱠᱟ ᱠᱷᱚᱸᱰ
  • Santali: ᱰᱷᱟᱠᱟ ᱯᱚᱱᱚᱛ
  • Scots: Dhaka Diveesion
  • Sinhalese: ඩකා අංශය
  • Spanish: Daca
  • Spanish: Dacca
  • Spanish: Dacca Division
  • Spanish: Dacca División
  • Spanish: Dhaka
  • Spanish: Division de Daca
  • Spanish: División de Daca
  • Sundanese: Divisi Dhaka
  • Swedish: Dhaka
  • Tamil: டாக்கா கோட்டம்
  • Tamil: தகா டிவிசன்
  • Telugu: ఢాకా డివిజన్
  • Thai: เมืองธากา
  • Turkish: Dakka ili
  • Turkish: Dhaka Division
  • Ukrainian: Дака
  • Ukrainian: Дакка
  • Urdu: ڈھاکہ ڈویژن
  • Venetian: Divixion de Dacca
  • Vietnamese: Dhaka
  • Vietnamese: Phân khu Dhaka
  • Vietnamese: Phân vùng Dhaka
  • Welsh: Rhanbarth Dhaka
  • Wu Chinese: 达卡专区
  • Yue Chinese: 達卡專區
  • Dhaka Zila
  • Divisione di Dacca

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