Gironde

Gironde is a department in the region of Southwestern . Named after the , a major waterway, its prefecture is . In 2016, it had a population of 1,566,679. The famous Bordeaux wine region is in Gironde.
Photo: William Ellison, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Popular Destinations

is famous for its wines. It deserves to be equally famous for its magnificent neo-classical waterfront and old town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Photo: Fabien1309, CC BY-SA 2.0 fr.

is a beach resort near in the region of Southwestern . Photo: MJJR, CC BY 3.0.

is a small wine town located 35 km northeast of , between Libourne and Castillon-la-Bataille in the region of Southwestern France. Photo: Archaeodontosaurus, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a commune in the Gironde department in in southwestern . Photo: Icefinger, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Destinations

is definitely worth a visit. Even though it is a small town near the Atlantic, in July and August it is crowded with ten of thousands of tourists, mainly French, some Dutch, some German and some from the UK. Photo: Chatsam, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is at Montalivet Beach in the region of . Photo: Holger Uwe Schmitt, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Gironde

Latitude of center
44.6931° or 44° 41' 35" north
Longitude of center
-0.414° or 0° 24' 50.4" west
Population
1,460,000
Elevation
10 metres (33 feet)
Geo­Names ID
3015948

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Gironde
  • Albanian: Gironda
  • Arabic: Gironde
  • Arabic: جرندة
  • Arabic: جيروند
  • Aragonese: Gironda
  • Armenian: Ժիրոնդ
  • Asturian; Bable: Gironda
  • Azerbaijani: Jirond
  • Azerbaijani: Jironda
  • Basque: Gironda
  • Belarusian: Жыронда (дэпартамент)
  • Belarusian: Жыронда
  • Belarusian: дэпартамент Жыронда
  • Bengali: গিরন্ড
  • Breton: Gironda
  • Breton: Gironde
  • Bulgarian: Жиронд
  • Catalan: Gironda
  • Cebuano: Gironde
  • Chinese: Gironde
  • Chinese: 吉伦特省
  • Chinese: 吉倫特
  • Chinese: 吉倫特省
  • Chuvash: Жиронда
  • Corsican: Ghjironda
  • Corsican: Gironda
  • Czech: Gironde
  • Danish: Gironde
  • Dutch: Gironde (departement)
  • Dutch: Gironde
  • English: Bec-d'Ambès
  • English: Department of Gironde
  • English: Gironda
  • Esperanto: Gironde
  • Estonian: Gironde'i departemang
  • Finnish: Gironde
  • Franco-Provençal: G·ironde
  • French: 33
  • French: Département de la Gironde
  • French: FR-33
  • French: Gironde
  • Gaelic (Scots): Gironde
  • Gallegan: Xironda
  • Georgian: ჟირონდა
  • German: Departement Gironde
  • German: Département Gironde
  • German: Gironde
  • Greek: Ζιρόντ
  • Gujarati: ગિરોન્દ
  • Hakka Chinese: Gironde-sén
  • Hausa: Gironde-sén
  • Hebrew: ז'ירונד
  • Hindi: गिरोंदे
  • Hungarian: Gironde
  • Indonesian: Gironde
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Departimento Gironde
  • Italian: Gironda
  • Japanese: ジロンド県
  • Javanese: Dhépartemèn Gironde
  • Kannada: ಗಿರೊಂಡೆ
  • Kazakh: Жиронда
  • Kongo: Gironde
  • Korean: 지롱드주
  • Kurdish: Gironda
  • Kurdish: Gironde
  • Ladino: Gironde
  • Latin: Girumna
  • Latin: Girundia
  • Latvian: Žironda
  • Letzeburgesch: Departement Gironde
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Gironde
  • Lithuanian: Žironda
  • Lombard: Gironde
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Gironde
  • Macedonian: Жиронда
  • Malagasy: Gironde
  • Malay (generic): Gironde
  • Marathi: जिरोंद
  • Min Nan Chinese: Gironde
  • Narom: Girounde
  • Northern Frisian: Département Gironde
  • Northern Sami: Gironde
  • Norwegian: Gironde
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Gironde
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Gironde
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Bec d'Ambés
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Gironda
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: departament de Gironda
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Жирондæ
  • Pampanga: Gironde
  • Persian: ژیروند
  • Piemontese: Dipartiment ëd la Gironda
  • Polish: Żyronda
  • Portuguese: Gironda
  • Romanian: Gironde
  • Russian: Жиронда
  • Scots: Gironde
  • Serbian: Жиронда
  • Serbo-Croatian: Gironde
  • Sinhalese: ගිරෝන්ඩේ
  • Slovak: Gironde
  • Slovenian: Gironde
  • Spanish: Gironda
  • Spanish: Gironde
  • Swahili (generic): Gironde
  • Swedish: Gironde
  • Tagalog: Gironda
  • Tajik: Департаменти Жиронда
  • Tamil: கிராண்டே
  • Telugu: గిరోండె
  • Thai: จังหวัดฌีรงด์
  • Turkish: Gironde
  • Ukrainian: Жиронда
  • Urdu: جیروند
  • Venetian: Xironda
  • Vietnamese: Gironde
  • Vlaams: Gironde
  • Waray (Philippines): Gironde
  • Welsh: Gironde
  • Western Panjabi: ضلع یروند
  • Wu Chinese: 吉伦特省
  • Yue Chinese: 吉倫特
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