Hainaut is the westernmost province of , the francophone region of . It is densely populated and has an intensely industrial heritage related to coal mining and heavy industry attracted by its once-rich coal deposits.

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, located on the river Sambre, is the third largest municipality and fifth-largest city of situated in Hainaut province of , the French speaking part of Belgium. Photo: Jmh2o, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is the capital of the province of Hainaut, in the region of . Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in . It is famed for its impressive Romanesque Cathedral. Photo: stephane martin, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is an industrial city of 80,000 inhabitants in , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.


is a small town in the Belgian province of Hainaut about 34 miles south of . Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY 3.0.

is a French-speaking village located in the center of western Hainaut, mid-way between and in . Photo: Daniel71953, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in , near the French border. is located in the southern tip of the province Hainaut. Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small, partly hilltop town south-west of Charleroi in the Belgian province of Hainaut on the river Sambre. Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY 2.5.

is a village in . This small village contains one of the more obscure entries on the UNESCO World Heritage List in the shape of the Neo-lithic Flint Mines… Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a French-speaking village located in the Hainaut province of , mid-way between and . Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY 3.0.


Latitude of center
50.5° or 50° 30' north
Longitude of center
3.8333° or 3° 50' east
92 metres (302 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Hainaut
  • Arabic: Hainaut
  • Arabic: هينو
  • Aragonese: Hainaut
  • Armenian: Էնո
  • Asturian: Provincia de Henao
  • Azerbaijani: Eno
  • Basque: Hainauteko probintzia
  • Belarusian: Генегау (правінцыя)
  • Belarusian: Генегау
  • Belarusian: Эно (правінцыя)
  • Belarusian: Эно
  • Belarusian: правінцыя Генегау
  • Belarusian: правінцыя Эно
  • Bengali: হাইনট
  • Breton: Hainaut
  • Bulgarian: Ено
  • Catalan: Hainaut
  • Cebuano: Province du Hainaut
  • Chinese: Hainaut Séng
  • Chinese: 埃諾省
  • Chinese: 埃诺省
  • Croatian: Hainaut
  • Czech: Henegavsko
  • Danish: Hainaut
  • Dutch: Henegouwen
  • Dutch: Provincie Henegouwen
  • Egyptian Arabic: هينو
  • English: Hainaut Province
  • English: Henegouwen
  • Esperanto: Henegovio
  • Estonian: Hainaut' provints
  • Estonian: Hainaut
  • Finnish: Hainaut'n provinssi
  • French: Hainaut
  • French: Province de Hainaut
  • French: province de Hainaut
  • Galician: Provincia de Hainaut
  • Georgian: ენოს პროვინცია
  • German: Hennegau
  • German: Provinz Hennegau
  • Greek: Αινώ
  • Gujarati: હૈનૌટ
  • Hebrew: אנו
  • Hindi: हैनौत (प्रांत)
  • Hungarian: Hainaut
  • Icelandic: Hainaut
  • Indonesian: Hainaut
  • Italian: Annonia
  • Italian: provincia dell'Hainaut
  • Japanese: エノー州
  • Kannada: ಹೈನಾಟ್
  • Korean: 에노주
  • Kölsch: Hennot
  • Latin: Hannonia
  • Latin: Henogovia
  • Latvian: Eno
  • Limburgan: Henegouwe
  • Lithuanian: Heno provincija
  • Low German: Hainego
  • Luxembourgish: Provënz Hainaut
  • Macedonian: Ено
  • Malay: Hainaut
  • Marathi: एनो
  • Min Nan Chinese: Hainaut Séng
  • Northern Frisian: Hennegau
  • Norwegian: Hainaut
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Hainaut
  • Occitan (post 1500): Enaut
  • Persian: استان انو
  • Picard: Hénau
  • Polish: Hainaut
  • Polish: Prowincja Hainaut
  • Portuguese: Hainaut
  • Romanian: Hainaut
  • Russian: Эно
  • Scots: Hainaut
  • Serbian: Ено
  • Serbian: Провинција Ено
  • Serbo-Croatian: Hennot
  • Sinhala: හයිනෞට්
  • Slovak: Hennegavsko
  • Spanish: Provincia de Henao
  • Swedish: Hainaut
  • Tamil: ஹாய்நட்
  • Tamil: ஹெயினாட்
  • Tamil: ஹேனவுட்
  • Telugu: హాయినాట్
  • Thai: จังหวัดแอโน
  • Turkish: Hainaut
  • Ukrainian: Ено
  • Urdu: ہائنو
  • Vietnamese: Hainaut
  • Vlaams: Enegouwn
  • Volapük: Hainaut
  • Walloon: Province do Hinnot
  • Waray (Philippines): Hainaut
  • Welsh: Hainaut
  • Western Frisian: Henegouwen
  • Western Panjabi: حینا
  • Wu Chinese: 埃诺省
  • Hainaut (province)
  • Hainaut’n provinssi
  • Provincia dell'Hainaut

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