Herzegovina is the southern and smaller of two main geographical regions of , the other being Bosnia. It has never had strictly defined geographical or cultural-historical borders, nor has it ever been defined as an administrative whole in the geopolitical and economic subdivision of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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is a city in . Much of the city has been rebuilt and visitors might… Photo: Ramirez, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town and municipality located in the entity of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a resort town on the 9 km strip of Adriatic coast that belongs to Bosnia and Herzegovina. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

is a village in . Following claims of visions of the Virgin Mary, became a place of worldwide pilgrimage, and one of the biggest prayer centres in the world, comparable to and . Photo: PiotrGurgul, CC BY-SA 4.0.


is a town between and on the Neretva river in the Herzegovina region of . Photo: Ante Perkovic, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, sometimes known as Široki Brig or by the local inhabitants simply as Široki, is a town on the river Lištica in northern Herzegovina, in . Photo: Quahadi, Public domain.

is a town and municipality in the region of Herzegovina in western . Photo: Quahadi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in Herzegovina on the lake which bears its name, and along the Neretva River. Photo: JoJan, CC BY 3.0.


Latitude of center
43° or 43° north
Longitude of center
17.8333° or 17° 50' east
410 metres (1345 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Albanian: Hercegovina
  • Arabic: الهرسك
  • Aragonese: Herzegovina
  • Armenian: Հերցեգովինա (շրջան)
  • Armenian: Հերցեգովինա
  • Azerbaijani: Herseqovina
  • Bashkir: Герцеговина
  • Basque: Herzegovina
  • Belarusian: Герцагавіна
  • Bosnian: Hercegovina
  • Breton: Herzegovina
  • Bulgarian: Херцеговина
  • Catalan: Hercegovina
  • Catalan: Hersek
  • Catalan: Herzegovina
  • Chinese: 赫塞哥維納
  • Chinese: 黑塞哥维那
  • Chinese: 黑塞格维纳
  • Croatian: Hercegovina
  • Czech: Hercegovina
  • Danish: Hercegovina
  • Danish: Herzegovina
  • Dutch: Hercegovina
  • Dutch: Herzegovina
  • English: Hercegovina
  • Esperanto: Hercegovino
  • Estonian: Hertsegoviina
  • Finnish: Hertsegovina
  • Finnish: Herzegovina
  • Finnish: Herzegowina
  • French: Herzegovine
  • French: Herzégovine
  • Galician: Hercegovina
  • Galician: Herzegovina
  • German: Hercegovina
  • German: Herzegovina
  • German: Herzegowina
  • Greek: Ερζεγοβίνη
  • Hausa: Bosnia-Herzegovina
  • Hausa: Herzegovina
  • Hebrew: הרצגובינה
  • Indonesian: Herzegovina
  • Italian: Erzegovina
  • Italian: Herzegovina
  • Japanese: ヘルツェゴビナ
  • Japanese: ヘルツェゴヴィナ
  • Korean: 헤르체고비나
  • Latin: Herzegovina
  • Latvian: Hercegovina
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Hersegovina
  • Lithuanian: Hercegovina
  • Lithuanian: Hercogovina
  • Macedonian: Херцеговина
  • Malay: Herzegovina
  • Norwegian: Hercegovina
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Hercegovina
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Hercegovina
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Herzegovina
  • Persian: هرزه گوین
  • Persian: هرزه‌گوین
  • Persian: هرز گوین
  • Persian: هرزگوین
  • Polish: Hercegowina
  • Portuguese: Herzegovina
  • Portuguese: Herzegóvina
  • Romanian: Herţegovina
  • Romanian: Herțegovina
  • Russian: Герцеговина
  • Serbian: Hercegovina
  • Serbian: Херцеговина
  • Serbo-Croatian: Hercegovina
  • Serbo-Croatian: Херцеговина
  • Slovak: Hercegovina
  • Slovenian: Hercegovina
  • Spanish: Hercegovina
  • Spanish: Herzegovina
  • Swedish: Hercegovina
  • Swedish: Hersegovina
  • Swedish: Herzegovina
  • Swedish: Herzegowina
  • Turkish: Hersek
  • Turkish: Herzegovina
  • Ukrainian: Герцеговина
  • Ukrainian: Герцеґовина
  • Urdu: ہرزیگووینا
  • Vietnamese: Hercegovina
  • Vietnamese: Herzegovina
  • Western Panjabi: ہرزیگووینا

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