Iberia

The Iberian Peninsula is the westernmost section of the continent, lying between the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. It is separated from by the snow capped mountains.

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Iberia

  • Type: Peninsula
  • Description: peninsula located in the extreme southwest of Europe
  • Category: peninsula
  • Location:
Latitude of center
40.35° or 40° 21' north
Longitude of center
-3.98° or 3° 58' 48" west
Elevation
441 metres (1447 feet)
Geo­Names ID
6947191

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Iberiese Skiereiland
  • Albanian: Gadishulli Iberik
  • Albanian: Gadishulli Pirinej
  • Amharic: የኢቤሪያ ልሳነ ምድር
  • Arabic: Rawis han Iberia
  • Arabic: إيبريا
  • Arabic: إيبيريا
  • Arabic: إيبيريون
  • Arabic: الجزيرة الأيبرية
  • Arabic: ايبريا
  • Arabic: جزيرة الأندلس
  • Arabic: شبه الجزيرة الأيبرية
  • Arabic: شبه الجزيرة الأيبيرية
  • Arabic: شبه الجزيرة الإيبيرية
  • Arabic: شبه الجزيرة الايبيرية
  • Arabic: شبه الجزيرة الايبيريه
  • Arabic: شبه جزيرة أيبريا
  • Arabic: شبه جزيرة أيبيريا
  • Arabic: شبه جزيرة إيبيريا
  • Arabic: شبه جزيرة ايبيريا
  • Aragonese: Peninsula Iberica
  • Armenian: Իպերական Թերակղզի
  • Armenian: Պիրենեյան թերակղզի
  • Arpitan: Pèninsula ibèrica
  • Asturian: Península Ibérica
  • Azerbaijani: Pireney yarımadası
  • Bashkir: Пиреней ярымутрауы
  • Basque: Iberiar penintsula
  • Belarusian: Пірэнейскі паўвостраў
  • Belarusian: Пірэнэйскі паўвостраў
  • Bengali: ইবেরীয় উপদ্বীপ
  • Bosnian: Pirenejsko poluostrvo
  • Bosnian: Pirinejsko poluostrvo
  • Breton: Ledenez iberek
  • Bulgarian: Пиренейски полуостров
  • Catalan: Península Ibèrica
  • Catalan: península Ibèrica
  • Cebuano: Penynsula sa Iberia
  • Central Kurdish: نیمچەدوورگەی ئیبیریا
  • Chechen: Пиренейн ахгӀайре
  • Chinese: Iberia Poàn-tó
  • Chinese: 伊比利亚
  • Chinese: 伊比利亚半岛
  • Chinese: 伊比利半島
  • Chuvash: Пиреней çурутравĕ
  • Croatian: Pirenejski poluotok
  • Czech: Iberský poloostrov
  • Czech: Pyrenejský poloostrov
  • Danish: Den Iberiske Halvø
  • Dutch: Iberisch Schiereiland
  • Egyptian Arabic: شبه الجزيره الايبيريه
  • English: Iberian Peninsula
  • Esperanto: Ibera duoninsulo
  • Esperanto: Iberio
  • Estonian: Pürenee poolsaar
  • Extremaduran: Península Ibérica
  • Faroese: Iberianes
  • Finnish: Pyreneiden niemimaa
  • French: Péninsule Ibérique
  • French: péninsule Ibérique
  • Galician: Península Ibérica
  • Georgian: პირენეს ნახევარკუნძული
  • German: Iberische Halbinsel
  • German: Pyrenäenhalbinsel
  • German: Pyrenäische Halbinsel
  • German: Südwesteuropa
  • Greek: Ιβηρία
  • Greek: Ιβηρική Χερσόνησος
  • Hakka Chinese: Iberia Pan-tó
  • Hausa: Iberia Pan-tó
  • Hebrew: חצי האי האיברי
  • Hindi: इबेरिया प्रायद्वीप
  • Hungarian: Ibériai-félsziget
  • Icelandic: Íberíuskaginn
  • Ido: Iberia
  • Indonesian: Iberia
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Peninsula Iberic
  • Irish: Leithinis na hIbéire
  • Italian: Iberia
  • Italian: penisola iberica
  • Jamaican Creole English: Aibiirian Peninsiula
  • Japanese: イベリア半島
  • Kazakh: Пиреней түбегі
  • Kirghiz: Пиреней жарым аралы
  • Korean: 이베리아반도
  • Kurdish: Nîvgirava Îberî
  • Ladino: Peninsola Iberika
  • Lao: ຄາບສະໝຸດອີເບລີ
  • Lao: ແຫຼມອີເບລີ
  • Latin: Hiberia
  • Latin: Iberia
  • Latvian: Pireneju pussala
  • Lezghian: Пиреней зуростров
  • Limburgan: Iberië
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Iberia
  • Literary Chinese: 伊比利半島
  • Lithuanian: Pirėnų pusiasalis
  • Lower Sorbian: Pyrenejska połkupa
  • Luxembourgish: Ibeeresch Hallefinsel
  • Luxembourgish: ibeeresch Hallefinsel
  • Macedonian: Пиринејски Полуостров
  • Malagasy: Saikanosy Iberika
  • Malagasy: Tanjona Iberika
  • Malay: Semenanjung Iberia
  • Malayalam: ഐബീരിയൻ ഉപദ്വീപ്‌
  • Manx: Lieh-innys ny h-Ibeir
  • Marathi: इबेरियन द्वीपकल्प
  • Mazanderani: ایبری
  • Min Nan Chinese: Iberia Poàn-tó
  • Mingrelian: პირენეშ ჩქონი
  • Mirandese: Península Eibérica
  • Mongolian: Иберийн хойг
  • Moroccan Arabic: إيبيريا
  • Northern Frisian: Ibeerisk Hualeweilun
  • Norwegian: Den iberiske halvøy
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Den iberiske halvøy
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Pyrenéhalvøya
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Pyrenéhalvøyen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Den iberiske halvøya
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Pyrenéhalvøya
  • Occitan (post 1500): Peninsula Iberica
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Iberia
  • Ossetian: Пиренейты æрдæгсакъадах
  • Ossetian: Пиренейы æрдæгсакъадах
  • Panjabi: ਇਬੇਰੀਆਈ ਟਾਪੂਨੁਮਾ
  • Panjabi: ਇਬੇਰੀਆਈ ਪਰਾਇਦੀਪ
  • Persian: شبه‌جزیره ایبری
  • Polish: Półwysep Iberyjski
  • Pontic: Ιβηρικόν Χερσόνησος
  • Portuguese: Categoria:Península Ibérica
  • Portuguese: Ibéria
  • Portuguese: Península Ibérica
  • Romanian: Peninsula Iberică
  • Romanian: Peninsula iberică
  • Russia Buriat: Пиренейн хахад арал
  • Russian: Иберия
  • Russian: Пиренейский полуостров
  • Sardinian: Penìsula Ibèrica
  • Scots: Iberie Peninsula
  • Scots: Peninsula o Ibeirie
  • Serbian: Пиринејско полуострво
  • Serbo-Croatian: Pirinejski poluotok
  • Sicilian: Pinìsula ibbèrica
  • Sinhala: අයිබීරියානු අර්ධද්වීපය
  • Slovak: Pyrenejský polostrov
  • Slovenian: Iberski polotok
  • Spanish: La Peninsula Iberica
  • Spanish: La Península Ibérica
  • Spanish: Peninsula Iberica
  • Spanish: Península ibérica
  • Spanish: península ibérica
  • Swahili: Rasi ya Iberia
  • Swedish: Iberiska halvön
  • Swedish: Pyreneiska halvön
  • Swiss German: Iberischi Halbinsle
  • Tagalog: Tangway ng Iberia
  • Tamil: ஐபீரிய மூவலந்தீவு
  • Tatar: Пиреней ярымутравы
  • Thai: คาบสมุทรไอบีเรีย
  • Tosk Albanian: Iberische Halbinsel
  • Turkish: İber Yarımadası
  • Ukrainian: Піренейський півострів
  • Upper Sorbian: Iberiska połkupa
  • Upper Sorbian: Pyrenejska połkupa
  • Urdu: جزیرہ نما آئبیریا
  • Uzbek: Pireney yarim oroli
  • Veps: Pirenejan pol'sar'
  • Vietnamese: Bán đảo Iberia
  • Waray (Philippines): Rawis han Iberia
  • Welsh: Penrhyn Iberia
  • Western Armenian: Իբերական Թերակղզի
  • Western Frisian: Ibearysk Skiereilân
  • Western Mari: Пиреней пел ошмаоты
  • Western Panjabi: ایبیریا
  • Wu Chinese: 伊比利亚半岛
  • Yiddish: איבערישער האלבאינזל
  • Yue Chinese: 伊比利半島
  • Penisola iberica
  • Íberíuskagi
  • Іберія

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