Jelgava

Jelgava is a city in central about 41 kilometres southwest of with 55,972 inhabitants. It is the largest town in the region of Zemgale. Jelgava was the capital of the united Duchy of Courland and Semigallia and the administrative center of the Courland Governorate.
Photo: Igor22121976, CC BY 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
The is a multi-sports complex located in Jelgava, . Photo: Igor22121976, CC BY 3.0.

Church
The Cathedral of Sts Simeon and Anne, located at 12 Akadēmijas Street in Jelgava, is a cathedral of the Latvian Orthodox Church, one of four Orthodox cathedrals in . Photo: J. Sedols, CC BY 3.0.

Railway station
is a railway station on the Riga – Jelgava, Jelgava – Liepāja, Jelgava – Meitene, Tukums II – Jelgava and Jelgava – Krustpils railways. Photo: aldonis, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Station
is a railway station on the Riga – Jelgava Railway. Photo: ScAvenger, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a village in and the administrative centre of municipality. Photo: Riharcc, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Village
is a large village in Ozolnieki Municipality, .

Jelgava

Latitude
56.6514° or 56° 39' 5.2" north
Longitude
23.7339° or 23° 44' 2.1" east
Open Location Code
9G85MP2M+HH
Population
63,500
United Nations Location Code
LV JGA
Elevation
5 metres (16 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 26707263
Geo­Names ID
459279
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Jelgava
  • Arabic: Jelgava
  • Arabic: يلغافا
  • Armenian: Ելգավա
  • Azerbaijani: Yelqava
  • Azerbaijani: Yelqаvа
  • Basque: Jelgava
  • Belarusian: Елгава
  • Belarusian: Елґава
  • Belarusian: Мітава
  • Bengali: জেলাগাভা
  • Bengali: জেল্গাভা
  • Breton: Jelgava
  • Bulgarian: Елгава
  • Bulgarian: Йелгава
  • Bulgarian: Митава
  • Catalan: Jelgava
  • Catalan: Mitau
  • Cebuano: Jelgava (munisipyo)
  • Cebuano: Jelgava
  • Chechen: Елгава
  • Chinese: 叶尔加瓦
  • Chinese: 叶尔加瓦市
  • Chinese: 葉爾加瓦
  • Chuvash: Елгава
  • Croatian: Jelgava
  • Czech: Jelgava
  • Danish: Jelgava
  • Danish: Mitau
  • Dutch: Jelgava
  • Dutch: Mitau
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: يلجافا
  • English: Mitau
  • Esperanto: Distrikto Jelgava
  • Esperanto: Jelgava
  • Estonian: Jelgava
  • Estonian: Miitav
  • Estonian: Miitavi
  • Estonian: Mitau
  • Finnish: Jelgava
  • Finnish: Mitau
  • Finnish: Mitava
  • French: Jelgava
  • French: Mitau
  • French: Mittau
  • French: Mittaw
  • Gallegan: Jelgava
  • Georgian: ელგავა
  • German: Jelgava
  • German: Jelgawa
  • German: LV-JEL
  • German: Mitau
  • German: Republik-Stadt Jelgava
  • Greek: Γιέλγκαβα
  • Gujarati: જેલગાવા
  • Hebrew: ילגאבה
  • Hebrew: ילגבה
  • Hebrew: מיטאבה
  • Hebrew: מיטאו
  • Hebrew: מיטאוה
  • Hebrew: מיטאווה
  • Hebrew: מיטבה
  • Hebrew: מיטווה
  • Hebrew: מיטוי
  • Hindi: जेलगावा
  • Hindi: जेल्गावा
  • Hungarian: Jelgava
  • Inari Sami: Jelgava
  • Indonesian: Jelgava
  • Italian: Jelgava
  • Italian: Mintauja
  • Italian: Mitau
  • Italian: Mittau
  • Japanese: イェルガバ
  • Japanese: イェルガヴァ
  • Japanese: エルガバ
  • Japanese: エルガヴァ
  • Japanese: ジェルガバ
  • Japanese: ジェルガヴァ
  • Japanese: ミタウ
  • Japanese: ヤルガバ
  • Japanese: ヤルガヴァ
  • Kalaallisut: Jelgava
  • Kannada: ಜೆಲ್ಗವ
  • Kannada: ಜೆಲ್ಗಾವಾ
  • Kashubian: Jelgava
  • Kazakh: Elgava
  • Kazakh: Елгава
  • Kazakh: ەلگاۆا
  • Kirghiz: Елгава
  • Korean: 옐가바
  • Latin: Mitavia
  • Latvian: Jelgava
  • Latvian: Jelgavas pilsēta
  • Latvian: Mitau
  • Latvian: Mītava
  • Letzeburgesch: Jelgava
  • Lithuanian: Jelgava
  • Lithuanian: Mintauja
  • Macedonian: Јелгава
  • Malay (generic): Jelgava
  • Marathi: जेऌगवा
  • Marathi: जेलगावा
  • Northern Frisian: Jelgava
  • Norwegian: Jelgava
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Jelgava
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Mitau
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Mitawa
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Jelgava
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Mintauja
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Mitau
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Mitaw
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Mitawa
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Mītava
  • Persian: یلگاوا
  • Piemontese: Jelgava
  • Polish: Jelgava
  • Polish: Jełgawa
  • Polish: Mitawa
  • Portuguese: Jelgava
  • Portuguese: Mitau
  • Romanian: Jelgava
  • Russian: Елгава
  • Russian: Митава
  • Russian: Митау
  • Scots: Jelgava
  • Serbian: Jelgava
  • Serbian: Јелгава
  • Serbian: Град Јелгава
  • Serbo-Croatian: Jelgava
  • Sinhalese: ජෙල්ගවා
  • Sinhalese: ජෙල්ගාවා
  • Slovak: Jelgava
  • Slovenian: Jelgava
  • Sorbian, Upper: Jelgava
  • Sorbian, Upper: Mitau, Mitawa
  • Spanish: Jelgava
  • Spanish: Jelgavas
  • Spanish: Mitau
  • Swedish: Jelgava
  • Swedish: Mintauja
  • Swedish: Mitau
  • Swedish: Mitava
  • Swedish: Mitawa
  • Tamil: ஜெல்கவா
  • Tatar: Елгава
  • Telugu: జెల్గావా
  • Thai: Jelgava
  • Thai: เยลกาวา
  • Turkish: Jelgava
  • Ukrainian: Єлгава
  • Ukrainian: Митава
  • Ukrainian: Мітава
  • Urdu: یالگاوا
  • Uzbek: Yelgava
  • Veps: Elgav
  • Vietnamese: Jelgava
  • Volapük: Jelgava
  • Waray (Philippines): Jelgava
  • Welsh: Jelgava
  • Wu Chinese: 叶尔加瓦
  • Yue Chinese: 葉爾加瓦
  • Iyelgava
  • Meitova

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