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Eritrea

Eritrea is in , bordering the Red Sea, between and , with a long border with . Eritrea was conquered in 1890 by Italy, who hung onto it until World War II, when they were expelled by the British.
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The capital of is a vibrant mix of Italian and African architecture and culture.

is a port city in . is accessible from Asmara and the rest of inland Eritrea via the Asmara-Massawa highway.

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is a region of . Asmara International Airport

Eritrea

  • Location: ,
  • Population: 5,790,000
  • Latitude of center: 15.3° or 15° 18' north
  • Longitude of center: 39.11° or 39° 6' 36" east
  • Elevation: 1867 meters (6125 feet)
  • Capital:
  • Area: 121,320 km² (46,842 miles²)
  • Languages: Afar, Arabic, Tigre, Kunama and Tigrinya
  • Currency: Nakfa (ERN)
  • Phone code: 291
  • Internet domain: .er
  • Neighbors: , and
  • GeoNames ID: 338010

Other Names for Eritrea

  • Afar: Eretria
  • Akan: Ɛritrea
  • Albanian: Eritre
  • Amharic: ኤርትራ
  • Arabic: إرتريا
  • Arabic: إريتريا
  • Arabic: ارتريا
  • Arabic: ارتيريا
  • Arabic: اريتريا
  • Armenian: Էրիտրեա
  • Arpitan: Èritrê
  • Azerbaijani: Eritreya
  • Bambara: Eritere
  • Belarusian: Эрытрэя
  • Bengali: ইরিত্রিয়া
  • Bengali: এরিট্রিয়া
  • Bosnian: Eritreja
  • Bulgarian: Еритрея
  • Central Khmer: អេរីទ្រា
  • Chinese: 厄立特里亚
  • Croatian: Eritreja
  • English: State of Eritrea
  • Esperanto: Eritreo
  • Ewe: Eritrea nutome
  • French: Érythrée
  • Fulah: Eriteree
  • Galician: Eritrea - ኤርትራ
  • Ganda: Eritureya
  • Georgian: ერიტრეა
  • German: Eritrea
  • Greek: Ερυθραία
  • Gujarati: એરિટ્રિયા
  • Haitian: Eritre
  • Hausa: Eritireya
  • Hebrew: אריטראה
  • Hebrew: אריתרה
  • Hebrew: אריתריאה
  • Hindi: इरिट्रिया
  • Hindi: एरीत्रिया
  • Icelandic: Erítrea
  • Irish: An Eiritré
  • Italian: Eritrea
  • Japanese: エリトリア
  • Kannada: ಏರಿಟ್ರಿಯಾ
  • Korean: 에리트레아
  • Korean: 에리트리아
  • Kurdish: Erîtrea
  • Kurdish: ئەریتریا
  • Lao: ອິນຊີ
  • Latin: Erythraea
  • Latvian: Eritreja
  • Lingala: Elitelɛ
  • Lithuanian: Eritrėja
  • Luba-Katanga: Elitele
  • Macedonian: Еритреја
  • Malayalam: എരിട്രിയ
  • Malayalam: എറിത്രിയ
  • Maltese: Eritreja
  • Marathi: इरिट्रिया
  • Nepali (macrolanguage): एरित्रिया
  • Occitan (post 1500): Eritrèa
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Æriþrea
  • Oriya (macrolanguage): ଇରିଟ୍ରିୟା
  • Persian: اریتره
  • Persian: اریتریا
  • Polish: Erytrea
  • Portuguese: Eritreia
  • Portuguese: Eritréia
  • Pushto: اریتره
  • Romanian: Eritreea
  • Rundi: Elitereya
  • Russian: Эритрея
  • Sango: Eritrëe
  • Sanskrit: इरीट्रिया
  • Scottish Gaelic: Eartra
  • Serbian: Еритреа
  • Serbian: Еритреја
  • Serbo-Croatian: Eritreja
  • Sinhala: එරිත්‍රියාව
  • Slovenian: Eritreja
  • Somali: Eretereeya
  • Spanish: Eritrea
  • Tajik: Эритрея
  • Tamil: எரிட்ரியா
  • Telugu: ఎరిట్రియా
  • Thai: ประเทศเอริเทรีย
  • Thai: เอริเทรีย
  • Tibetan: ཨེ་རི་ཏྲེ་ཨ།
  • Tigrinya: Hagere Iertra
  • Tigrinya: Hagere Ērtra
  • Tigrinya: Iertra
  • Tigrinya: ኤርትራ
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): ʻElitulia
  • Turkish: Eritre
  • Uighur: ئېرىترېيە
  • Ukrainian: Еритрея
  • Ukrainian: Ерітрея
  • Upper Sorbian: Eritreja
  • Urdu: ارتریا
  • Vietnamese: Ê-ri-tơ-rê-a (Eritrea)
  • Vietnamese: Ê-ri-tơ-rê-a
  • Volapük: Lerüträn
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Eritira
  • Zulu: i-Eritrea
  • Erithrea
  • Erythraia
  • Ēritra
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