Guyana

Guyana, officially the Co‑operative Republic of Guyana, is a country on the northern mainland of and the capital city is Georgetown. Guyana is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the north, to the south and southwest, to the west, and to the east.

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is the largest city in and capital of Guyana. Photo: Johnldasilva, CC BY 3.0.

is the second largest city in Guyana after , and capital of the region, located at 6°0′0″N 58°18′0″W / 6.00000°N 58.30000°W, altitude 48 m. Photo: Marco Farouk Basir, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a region of Guyana. It is home to the vast majority of the population and is interrupted by several major rivers. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a border town of 3,000 in Guyana. It's right across the border from the Brazilian town of . Photo: Inkey, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a region of Guyana. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Corentyne-Berbice is a region of Guyana. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Guyana

Latitude of center
5° or 5° north
Longitude of center
-59° or 59° west
Population
753,000
Elevation
157 metres (515 feet)
Capital
Georgetown
Area
214,970 km² (83,000 miles²)
Currency
Dollar (GYD)
Phone code
592
Internet domain
.gy
Open­Street­Map ID
node 424311328
Geo­Names ID
3378535
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Guyana
  • Adyghe: Гайанэ
  • Afar: Gayana
  • Afrikaans: Guyana
  • Akan: Gayana
  • Albanian: Guajana
  • Albanian: Guiana
  • Amharic: ጉያና
  • Amharic: ጋያና
  • Arabic: Guyana
  • Arabic: غايانا
  • Arabic: غوايانا
  • Arabic: غيانا
  • Aragonese: Guyana
  • Armenian: Գայանա
  • Arpitan: Guyana
  • Asturian: Guyana
  • Awadhi: गयाना
  • Aymara: Wayana
  • Azerbaijani: Qayana
  • Azerbaijani: Quyana
  • Balinese: Guyana
  • Bambara: Gwiyana
  • Bashkir: Гайана
  • Basque: Guiana
  • Basque: Guyana
  • Bavarian: Guyana
  • Belarusian: Гаяна
  • Bengali: গায়ানা
  • Bengali: গিয়ানা
  • Bengali: গিয়ানা
  • Bhojpuri: गयाना
  • Bishnupriya: গায়েনা
  • Bislama: Guyana
  • Bosnian: Gvajana
  • Breton: Guyana
  • Bulgarian: Гвиана
  • Burmese: ဂိုင်ယာနာနိုင်ငံ
  • Catalan: Guyana
  • Cebuano: Guyana
  • Central Bikol: Guyana
  • Central Kurdish: گایانا
  • Chavacano: Guyana
  • Chechen: Гайана
  • Cheyenne: Guyana
  • Chinese: Guyana
  • Chinese: 圭亚那
  • Chinese: 圭亚那合作共和国
  • Chinese: 圭亞那
  • Chinese: 圭雅那
  • Chinese: 蓋亞那
  • Chuvash: Гайана
  • Cornish: Gwayana
  • Crimean Tatar: Gayana
  • Croatian: Gvajana
  • Czech: Guyana
  • Danish: Guyana
  • Dhivehi: ގުޔާނާ
  • Dimli (individual language): Guyana
  • Dotyali: गुयना
  • Dotyali: गुयाना
  • Dutch: GUY
  • Dutch: GY
  • Dutch: Guyana
  • Eastern Mari: Гайана
  • Egyptian Arabic: جايانا
  • Egyptian Arabic: جويانا
  • Egyptian Arabic: جيانا
  • English: British Guiana
  • English: Co-operative Republic of Guyana
  • English: GUY
  • English: Republic of Guyana
  • English: gy
  • English: 🇬🇾
  • Esperanto: Gujano
  • Esperanto: Koopera Respubliko Gujano
  • Esperanto: Respubliko Gujano
  • Estonian: Guyana
  • Estonian: Guyana Kooperatiivne Vabariik
  • Estonian: Guyana Vabariik
  • Ewe: Guyana
  • Ewe: Guyanadu
  • Extremaduran: Guyana
  • Faroese: Gujana
  • Fiji Hindi: Guyana
  • Finnish: Guyana
  • Finnish: Guyanan kooperatiivinen tasavalta
  • Finnish: Guyanan tasavalta
  • French: GY
  • French: Guyana
  • French: Guyane britannique
  • French: la République coopérative du Guyana
  • Fulah: Giyaan
  • Fulah: Guyaana
  • Gagauz: Gayana
  • Galician: Güiana - Guyana
  • Galician: Güiana
  • Ganda: Gayana
  • Georgian: გაიანა
  • German: Guyana
  • Goan Konkani: Guyana
  • Goan Konkani: गयाना
  • Gothic: 𐌵𐌰𐌾𐌰𐌽𐌰
  • Greek: Γουιάνα
  • Greek: Συνεργατική Δημοκρατία της Γουιάνας
  • Guarani: Gujána
  • Guianese Creole French: Gwiyannan
  • Gujarati: ગયાના
  • Gujarati: ગિયાના
  • Gujarati: ગુયાના
  • Haitian: Giyana
  • Haitian: Giyàn
  • Hakka Chinese: Guyana
  • Hausa: Guyana
  • Hebrew: גיאנה
  • Hindi: गयाना
  • Hindi: गुयाना
  • Hungarian: Brit Guyana
  • Hungarian: Guyana
  • Hungarian: Guyanai Szövetkezeti Köztársaság
  • Icelandic: Gvæjana
  • Ido: Guyana
  • Igbo: Guyana
  • Iloko: Guyana
  • Inari Sami: Guyana
  • Inari Sami: Guyana täsiväldi
  • Indonesian: Guyana
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Guyana
  • Interlingue: Guyana
  • Irish: An Ghuáin
  • Italian: Guyana
  • Jamaican Creole English: Gayana
  • Japanese: ガイアナ
  • Japanese: ガイアナ共和国
  • Javanese: Guyana
  • Kalaallisut: Guyana
  • Kalmyk: Ниитә Гайанмудин Орн
  • Kannada: ಗಯಾನ
  • Kannada: ಗಯಾನಾ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Gayana
  • Karachay-Balkar: Гайана
  • Kazakh: Гайана
  • Khmer: ហ្គីយ៉ាណា
  • Kikuyu: Guyana
  • Kinyarwanda: Giyana
  • Kirghiz: Гайана
  • Kongo: Guyana
  • Korean: 가이아나
  • Kurdish: Guyana
  • Kurdish: گویانا
  • Ladin: Guyana
  • Ladino: Guyana
  • Lao: Guyana
  • Lao: ກູຢານາ
  • Lao: ປະເທດກາຍອານາ
  • Lao: ປະເທດກຸຍຢານ
  • Latgalian: Gajana
  • Latin: Guiana
  • Latvian: Gajāna
  • Ligurian: Guyana
  • Limburgan: Guyana
  • Lingala: Giyane
  • Lingala: Gwiana
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Guiana
  • Literary Chinese: 圭亞那
  • Lithuanian: Gajana
  • Livvi: Gaijana
  • Lojban: gudjanas
  • Lombard: Gujana
  • Low German: Guyana
  • Lower Sorbian: Guyana
  • Luba-Katanga: Ngiyane
  • Luxembourgish: Guyana
  • Macedo-Romanian: Gaiana
  • Macedonian: Гвајана
  • Madurese: Guyana
  • Malagasy: Guyana
  • Malay: Guyana
  • Malayalam: ഗയാന
  • Maltese: Gujana
  • Maltese: Guyana
  • Maltese: Repubblika Kooperattiva tal-Guyana
  • Manx: Geeaaney
  • Maori: Kaiana
  • Marathi: गयाना
  • Mazanderani: گایان
  • Mazanderani: گویان
  • Min Dong Chinese: Guyana
  • Min Nan Chinese: Guyana
  • Minangkabau: Guyana
  • Mingrelian: გაიანა
  • Moksha: Гайана
  • Mongolian: Гайана
  • Moroccan Arabic: ڭويانا
  • Moroccan Arabic: ݣويانا
  • Nauru: Guyana
  • Nepali: गयाना
  • Nepali: गुयना
  • Nepali: गुयाना
  • North Ndebele: Guyana
  • Northern Frisian: Guyaana
  • Northern Frisian: Guyana
  • Northern Sami: Guyana
  • Northern Sami: Guyana dásseváldi
  • Northern Sami: Guyana kooperatiiva dásseváldi
  • Norwegian: Guyana
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Den kooperative republikk Guyana
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Guyana
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Guyana
  • Novial: Guyana
  • Occitan (post 1500): Guyana
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Guyana
  • Oriya: ଗାଇଓନା
  • Oriya: ଗାୟନା
  • Oriya: ଗୁଇନା
  • Oromo: Gayaanaa
  • Ossetian: Гайанæ
  • Pali: गयाना
  • Pampanga: Guyana
  • Panjabi: ਗੁਇਆਨਾ
  • Papiamento: Guiana
  • Persian: گویان
  • Piemontese: Gujan-a
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Gwiiana
  • Polish: Gujana
  • Portuguese: Guiana
  • Pushto: ګايانا
  • Pushto: ګویانا
  • Pushto: ګيانا
  • Quechua: Wayana
  • Romanian: Guiana
  • Romanian: Guyana
  • Romansh: Guyana
  • Rundi: Guyane
  • Russia Buriat: Гайана
  • Russian: Гайана
  • Russian: Кооперативная Республика Гайана
  • Sakizaya: Guyana
  • Samoan: Guyana
  • Samogitian: Gajana
  • Sango: Gayâna
  • Sanskrit: गयाना
  • Santali: ᱜᱟᱭᱟᱱᱟ
  • Sardinian: Guyana
  • Saterfriesisch: Guyana
  • Scots: Guyana
  • Scottish Gaelic: Guiana
  • Serbian: Gvajana
  • Serbian: Гвајана
  • Serbo-Croatian: Gvajana
  • Shan: မိူင်းၵၢႆႇယႃးၼႃႇ
  • Shona: Guyana
  • Sicilian: Cuiana
  • Sicilian: Cujana
  • Sicilian: Guiana
  • Sicilian: Gujana
  • Silesian: Gujana
  • Sindhi: گيانا
  • Sinhala: ගයනාව
  • Sinhala: ගයානා
  • Skolt Sami: Guyana
  • Skolt Sami: Guyana kooperatiivlaž tääʹssväʹldd
  • Skolt Sami: Guyana tääʹssväʹldd
  • Slovak: Guayana
  • Slovak: Guyana
  • Slovenian: Gvajana
  • Somali: Guyana
  • South Azerbaijani: قویان
  • Spanish: Guyana
  • Spanish: Republica Cooperativa de Guyana
  • Spanish: República Cooperativa de Guyana
  • Sranan Tongo: Kayanakondre
  • Sundanese: Guyana
  • Swahili: Guyana
  • Swedish: Guyana
  • Swedish: Kooperativa republiken Guyana
  • Swiss German: Guyana
  • Tagalog: Guyana
  • Tajik: Гайана
  • Tamil: கயானா
  • Tatar: Гайана
  • Telugu: గయానా
  • Tetum: Giana
  • Thai: กายอานา
  • Thai: กายานา
  • Thai: ประเทศกายอานา
  • Tibetan: གུ་ཡ་ན།
  • Tibetan: གྷུ་ཡཱ་ན།
  • Tigrinya: ጉያና
  • Tok Pisin: Giana
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Kuiana
  • Tosk Albanian: Guyana
  • Tunisian Arabic: ڨيانا
  • Turkish: Guyana
  • Turkmen: Gaýana
  • Udmurt: Гайана
  • Uighur: گايانا
  • Uighur: گۋىئانا
  • Ukrainian: Co-operative Republic of Guyana
  • Ukrainian: Гайана
  • Ukrainian: Гая́на
  • Ukrainian: Гаяна
  • Ukrainian: Кооперативна Республіка Гайана
  • Ukrainian: Ґайана
  • Ukrainian: Ґаяна
  • Upper Sorbian: Guyana
  • Urdu: گیانا
  • Uzbek: Gayana
  • Venetian: Guyana
  • Veps: Gajan
  • Vietnamese: Cộng hoà Hợp tác Guyana
  • Vietnamese: Cộng hòa Hợp tác Guyana
  • Vietnamese: Guy-a-na
  • Vietnamese: Guyana
  • Volapük: Gvayän
  • Võro: Guyana
  • Walloon: Gwiyane
  • Waray (Philippines): Guyana
  • Welsh: Gaiana
  • Welsh: Guyana
  • Western Frisian: Guyana
  • Western Mari: Гайана
  • Western Panjabi: گیآنا
  • Western Panjabi: گیانا
  • Wolof: Guyaana
  • Wu Chinese: 圭亚那
  • Yakut: Гайана
  • Yiddish: גויאנע
  • Yoruba: Gùyánà
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Guyana
  • Yue Chinese: 圭亞那
  • Zeeuws: Huyana
  • Zhuang: Guyana
  • Zulu: i-Guyana
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