Iraqi Kurdistan

Kurdistan refers to portions of Turkey, Iraq, Iran and Syria, however only the Iraqi region of Kurdistan is discussed here. See the articles on , and for information regarding the other regions of Kurdistan.

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is in Iraqi Kurdistan. Centered around , the capital and economic hub for autonomous region of Kurdistan Region and its government, the region has a population of 2,1 million. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the northernmost region of Iraqi Kurdistan, with a population of around 1,2 million. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is the capital and largest city in Iraqi Kurdistan, and the fourth-largest city in . Photo: Lamacchiacosta, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is the southernmost region in Iraqi Kurdistan, with a population of about two million. Photo: Saschwar, Public domain.

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is a city in Iraqi Kurdistan and the capital of Governorate. Photo: A Halabja, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a mountain valley and temple in Ninawa in . Photo: Leviclancy, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is an ethnically Assyrian town in the contested Nineveh Province of , but controlled by Iraqi Kurdistan. Photo: Chaldean, Public domain.

Iraqi Kurdistan

Latitude of center
36.4239° or 36° 25' 26.1" north
Longitude of center
44.3284° or 44° 19' 42.2" east
Population
5,900,000
Open­Street­Map ID
node 5030238381
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: إقليم كردستان
  • Arabic: إقليم كردستان العراق
  • Arabic: إقليم كردستان في شمال العراق
  • Arabic: اقليم كردستان
  • Arabic: اقليم كردستان العراق
  • Arabic: اقليم كردستان في شمال العراق
  • Arabic: اقليم كوردستان في العراق
  • Arabic: كردستان العراق
  • Arabic: كردستان العراقية
  • Armenian: Իրաքի Քուրդիստան
  • Armenian: Իրաքյան Քուրդիստան
  • Arpitan: Règ·ion Kurdistan
  • Asturian: Curdistán iraquín
  • Asturian: curdistán iraquín
  • Asturian: kurdistán iraquín
  • Azerbaijani: İraq Kürdüstanı
  • Bashkir: Ираҡ Курдистаны
  • Bashkir: Курдистан Төбәк Хөкүмәте
  • Basque: Irakeko Kurdistan
  • Belarusian: Іракскі Курдыстан
  • Belarusian: Ірацкі Курдыстан
  • Belarusian: Курдыстан
  • Bengali: ইরাকী কুর্দিস্তান
  • Bosnian: Irački Kurdistan
  • Breton: Kurdistan Irak
  • Bulgarian: Иракски Кюрдистан
  • Catalan: Kurdistan Iraquià
  • Catalan: Kurdistan del Sud
  • Catalan: Regió Autònoma Kurda
  • Cebuano: Kurdistān
  • Central Bikol: Rona nin Iraking Kurdistan
  • Central Kurdish: باشووری کوردستان
  • Central Kurdish: هەرێمی كوردستان
  • Central Kurdish: هەرێمی کوردستان
  • Central Kurdish: کوردستانی عێراق
  • Central Kurdish: ھەرێمی باشووری کوردستان
  • Central Kurdish: ھەرێمی کوردستان
  • Chechen: Ӏиракъан Курдистан
  • Chinese: Iraq Kurdistan
  • Chinese: 伊拉克库尔德斯坦
  • Chinese: 伊拉克库德斯坦
  • Chinese: 伊拉克庫德斯坦
  • Chinese: 伊拉克庫爾德斯坦
  • Chinese: 庫爾德自治區
  • Croatian: Irački Kurdistan
  • Czech: Irácký Kurdistán
  • Danish: Irakisk Kurdistan
  • Danish: Iraqi Kurdistan
  • Danish: Kurdistan
  • Danish: Regionen Kurdistan
  • Dimli (individual language): Hıkumetê Kurdıstanê Iraqi
  • Dutch: Iraaks-Koerdistan
  • Dutch: Koerdische Autonome Regio
  • Dutch: Republiek Zuid-Koerdistan
  • Dutch: Republiek Zuid Koerdistan
  • Egyptian Arabic: كردستان العراق
  • English: Kurdistan Region
  • English: Southern Region of Kurdistan
  • Esperanto: Aŭtonoma Regiono Kurdio
  • Esperanto: Aŭtonoma Regiono Kurdistano
  • Esperanto: Iraka Kurdio
  • Esperanto: Iraka Kurdistano
  • Esperanto: Kurda aŭtonoma regiono
  • Esperanto: Kurdistana Regiona Registaro
  • Estonian: Iraagi Kurdistan
  • Finnish: Irakin Kurdistan
  • Finnish: Kurdistanin autonominen alue
  • French: Kurdistan irakien
  • Galician: Kurdistán iraquí
  • Georgian: ერაყის ქურთისტანი
  • German: Autonome Region Kurdistan
  • German: Kurdische Autonome Region
  • Greek: Ιρακινό Κουρδιστάν
  • Greek: Ιρακινό Κούρδισταν
  • Hebrew: כורדיסטן העיראקית
  • Hindi: इराकी कुर्दिस्तान
  • Hungarian: Iraki Kurdisztán
  • Hungarian: Kurdisztáni Autonóm Régió
  • Indonesian: Irak utara
  • Indonesian: Kurdistan
  • Indonesian: Kurdistan Irak
  • Interlingue: Autonom Region Kurdistan
  • Italian: Kurdistan iracheno
  • Japanese: イラククルディスタン
  • Japanese: イラク領クルディスタン
  • Japanese: クルディスタン地域
  • Japanese: クルディスタン自治区
  • Japanese: クルディスタン議長委員会
  • Japanese: クルド人自治区
  • Japanese: クルド人自治政府
  • Japanese: クルド自治区
  • Japanese: バシュル
  • Javanese: Kurdhistan Irak
  • Kirghiz: Ирак Күртстаны
  • Korean: 쿠르드인 자치구
  • Korean: 쿠르드 자치구
  • Korean: 쿠르드 자치정부
  • Korean: 쿠르드 자치주
  • Korean: 쿠르드족 자치구
  • Kurdish: Başurê Kurdistanê
  • Kurdish: Başûrê Kurdistan
  • Kurdish: Başûrê Kurdistanê
  • Kurdish: Başûrê kurdistanê
  • Kurdish: Herêma Kurdistanê
  • Kurdish: Kurdistana Başûr
  • Kurdish: Kurdistana Iraqê
  • Kurdish: Kurdistana başur
  • Kurdish: Kurdistana Îraqê
  • Kurdish: باشوورێ کوردستانێ
  • Kurdish: ھەرێما كوردستان
  • Latvian: Dienvidkurdistāna
  • Latvian: Kurdistānas reģions
  • Lithuanian: Irako Kurdistanas
  • Macedonian: Ирачки Курдистан
  • Malay: Kurdistan Iraq
  • Malay: Wilayah Kurdistan
  • Malay: Wilayah Kurdistan Iraq
  • Malayalam: ഇറാക്കി കുർദിസ്ഥാൻ
  • Mazanderani: جنوبی کوردستون
  • Mazanderani: عراق کوردستون
  • Mazanderani: عیراق کوردستون
  • Mazanderani: کردستان عراق
  • Mazanderani: کوردستون اقلیم
  • Min Nan Chinese: Iraq Kurdistan
  • Northern Frisian: Autonoom Regiuun Kurdistaan
  • Northern Luri: کوردئسوٙ عأراق
  • Norwegian: Kurdistan
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Irakisk Kurdistan
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kurdiske autonome region
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kurdistan
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kurdistan i Irak
  • Pampanga: Iraqi Kurdistan
  • Persian: اقلیم کردستان عراق
  • Persian: جنوب کردستان
  • Persian: حکومت کردستان عراق
  • Persian: دولت فدرال کردستان
  • Persian: منطقه خودمختار کردستان عراق
  • Persian: منطقه خودگردان کردستان
  • Persian: کردستان
  • Persian: کردستان جنوبی
  • Persian: کردستان عراق
  • Polish: Kurdyjski Okręg Autonomiczny
  • Polish: Kurdystan
  • Polish: Region Kurdystanu
  • Portuguese: Curdistão iraquiano
  • Pushto: کردستان د عراق
  • Pushto: کوردستان
  • Romanian: Kurdistanul Irakian
  • Russian: Автономный регион Иракский Курдистан
  • Russian: Иракский Курдистан
  • Russian: Курдистан
  • Russian: Курдский автономный регион
  • Scots: Iraqi Kurdistan
  • Serbian: Južni Kurdistan
  • Serbian: Јужни Курдистан
  • Serbian: Ирачки Курдистан
  • Serbian: Курдистан
  • Serbo-Croatian: Irački Kurdistan
  • Sicilian: Kurdistan Irachenu
  • Slovak: Iracký Kurdistan
  • South Azerbaijani: عراق کوردوستانی
  • South Azerbaijani: عراق کوردیستانی
  • Southern Sotho: Kurdistan
  • Spanish: Kurdistan Iraqui
  • Spanish: Kurdistan iraquí
  • Spanish: Kurdistán Sur
  • Spanish: Kurdistán iraqui
  • Spanish: Kurdistán iraquí
  • Spanish: Region Autonoma Kurda
  • Spanish: Region Autónoma Kurda
  • Spanish: Region de Kurdistan
  • Spanish: Region de Kurdistán
  • Spanish: Región Autónoma Kurda
  • Spanish: Región de Kurdistan
  • Spanish: Región de Kurdistán
  • Sundanese: Kurdistan Irak
  • Swedish: Irakiska Kurdistan
  • Swedish: Södra kurdistan
  • Swiss German: Autonome Region Kurdistan
  • Tagalog: Awtonomong Rehiyon ng Kurdistan
  • Tamil: ஈராக்கிய குர்திஸ்தான்
  • Tamil: ஈராக்கிய குர்திஸ்தான் தேசிய காற்பந்து அணி
  • Thai: เคอร์ดิสถานอิรัก
  • Tosk Albanian: Autonome Region Kurdistan
  • Turkish: IBKY
  • Turkish: IKBY
  • Turkish: Irak Bölgesel Özerk Kürt Yönetimi
  • Turkish: Irak Kurdistan Özerk Bölgesi
  • Turkish: Irak Kürdistan
  • Turkish: Irak Kürdistan Özerk Bölgesi
  • Turkish: Irak kürdistanı bölgesi
  • Turkish: Kuzey Irak Kürt Özerk Bölgesi
  • Turkish: Kürdistan Bölge Yönetimi
  • Turkish: Kürdistan Bölgesel Hükûmeti
  • Turkish: Kürdistan Bölgesel Yönetimi
  • Turkish: Kürdistan otonom Bölgesi
  • Turkish: Kürdistan otonomus Bölgesi
  • Turkish: Kürdistan Özerk Bölgesi
  • Turkish: Kürt Özerk Bölgesi
  • Ukrainian: Іракський Курдистан
  • Urdu: عراقی کردستان
  • Urdu: کردستان علاقہ
  • Vietnamese: Kurdistan thuộc Iraq
  • Welsh: Cyrdistan Iracaidd
  • Western Panjabi: کردستان علاقہ
  • Wu Chinese: 伊拉克库尔德斯坦
  • Yue Chinese: 庫爾德自治區
  • Verocê Kurdıstani

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