Erongo is one of the 14 regions of Namibia. The capital is . It is named after Mount Erongo, a well-known landmark in Namibia and in this area.

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is a city in and the name of the bay on which it lies. Photo: Digr, CC BY-SA 4.0.

, known as Swakop, is in the Erongo region of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

The is a group of bald granite peaks or inselbergs located between and in the Namib desert of . Photo: Ikiwaner, GFDL.

Uis is a settlement located in Erongo Region, . Photo: hsuepfle, CC BY-SA 2.5.



Latitude of center
-22.0833° or 22° 5' south
Longitude of center
15.3333° or 15° 20' east
1,066 metres (3,497 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Erongo
  • Arabic: إقليم إيرونغو
  • Bengali: এরোংগু অঞ্চল
  • Bulgarian: Еронго
  • Catalan: Erongo
  • Cebuano: Erongo
  • Chinese: Erongo Chiu
  • Chinese: 埃龍戈區
  • Chinese: 埃龙戈区
  • Croatian: Erongo
  • Czech: Erongo
  • Danish: Erongo Region
  • Dutch: Erongo
  • English: Erongo Region
  • Esperanto: Erongo-regiono
  • Estonian: Erongo ringkond
  • Faroese: Erongo
  • Finnish: Erongo
  • French: Erongo
  • Frisian: Erongo
  • Gallegan: Erongo
  • Gallegan: Erongo Region
  • Georgian: ერონგოს რეგიონი
  • German: Erongo
  • Greek: Ερόνγκο
  • Gujarati: એરોન્ગો પ્રદેશ
  • Hebrew: ארונגו
  • Hindi: एरोंगो प्रदेश
  • Indonesian: Wilayah Erongo
  • Italian: regione degli Erongo
  • Japanese: エロンゴ州
  • Kannada: ಎರಂಗೋ ಪ್ರದೇಶ
  • Korean: 에롱고주
  • Latvian: Erongo reģions
  • Lithuanian: Erongo regionas
  • Macedonian: Еронго
  • Malay (generic): Erongo Region
  • Marathi: एरोन्गो प्रदेश
  • Min Nan Chinese: Erongo Chiu
  • Northern Frisian: Erongo
  • Norwegian: Erongo
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Erongo
  • Persian: منطقه ارونگو
  • Polish: Erongo
  • Portuguese: Erongo
  • Romanian: Regiunea Erongo
  • Russian: Эронго
  • Sinhalese: එරෝන්ගෝ කලාපය
  • Spanish: Erongo
  • Spanish: Región de Erongo
  • Swahili (generic): Mkoa wa Erongo
  • Swedish: Erongo (region)
  • Tamil: இருங்கோ பகுதி
  • Telugu: ఇరోంగో ప్రాంతం
  • Thai: อีรอนโก
  • Turkish: Erongo
  • Turkish: Erongo Bölgesi
  • Ukrainian: Еронго
  • Urdu: عرونگو ریجن
  • Urdu: عرونگو علاقہ
  • Vietnamese: Khu vực Erongo
  • Western Panjabi: صوبہ ارونگو
  • Wu Chinese: 埃龙戈区
  • Zulu: Erongo Region
  • Region Erongo
  • Regione degli Erongo

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