Jordan

Jordan is an Arab kingdom in the , at the crossroads of Asia, Africa and Europe. The capital, , is Jordan's most populous city and the country's economic and cultural centre.

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is the capital and largest city of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan with a population of about 4 million as of 2020. Photo: Berthold Werner, CC BY 3.0.

, the fabled "rose red city, half as old as time", is a well known ancient Nabataean city in the south of Jordan. Photo: Faraheed, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is Jordan's only port city. It is on the Gulf of in the extreme south of the country, adjacent to Eilat in Israel. Photo: Simisa, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the capital of in Jordan. Photo: روخو, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is the most developed region of Jordan. It includes the capital . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The is a region of Jordan. Photo: Berthold Werner, CC BY 3.0.

is a region in Jordan. The name comes from the ancient trade route that ran right through it. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The is a region of Jordan, mostly visited for the Desert Castles scattered over the territory. Photo: Jeanhousen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Jordan

Latitude of center
31.15° or 31° 9' north
Longitude of center
36.64° or 36° 38' 24" east
Population
6,340,000
Elevation
860 metres (2822 feet)
Capital
Area
92,300 km² (35,637 miles²)
Currency
Dinar (JOD)
Phone code
962
Internet domain
.jo
Open­Street­Map ID
node 424316216
Geo­Names ID
248816
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Urdun
  • Achinese: Urdun
  • Achinese: Yordania
  • Adyghe: Иордание
  • Afar: İordaniya
  • Afrikaans: Jordanië
  • Akan: Gyɔdan
  • Albanian: Jordani
  • Albanian: Jordania
  • Amharic: ዮርዳኖስ
  • Amharic: ጆርዳን
  • Arabic: Hordanya
  • Arabic: الأردن
  • Arabic: الاردن
  • Arabic: المملكة الأردنية الهاشمية
  • Arabic: المملكة الأردنيّة الهاشميّة
  • Arabic: المملكة الاردنية الهاشمية
  • Aragonese: Chordania
  • Armenian: Անդրհորդանան
  • Armenian: Հորդանան
  • Armenian: Յորդանան
  • Arpitan: J·ordanie
  • Assamese: জৰ্ডান
  • Asturian: Xordania
  • Awadhi: जोर्डन
  • Azerbaijani: Ürdün
  • Azerbaijani: İordaniya
  • Bambara: Ordon
  • Bambara: Zɔrdani
  • Banjar: Yordania
  • Bashkir: Иордания
  • Bashkir: Иордания Хашимит Короллеге
  • Basque: Jordania
  • Bavarian: Jordanien
  • Belarusian: Іарданія
  • Belarusian: Ярданія
  • Bengali: জর্ডন
  • Bengali: জর্ডান
  • Bengali: জর্দান
  • Bhojpuri: जॉर्डन
  • Bishnupriya: জর্ডান
  • Bosnian: Jordan
  • Breton: Jordania
  • Buginese: Yordania
  • Bulgarian: Йордания
  • Burmese: ဂျော်ဒန်
  • Burmese: ဂျော်ဒန်နိုင်ငံ
  • Catalan: Jordània
  • Catalan: Regne Haiximita de Jordània
  • Cebuano: Hordanya
  • Central Bikol: Yordanya
  • Central Kurdish: ئوردن
  • Chavacano: Jordania
  • Chechen: Урдан
  • Chinese: Iok-tàn
  • Chinese: Yuēdàn
  • Chinese: 約旦
  • Chinese: 约旦/約旦
  • Chinese: 约旦
  • Chuvash: Иордани
  • Cornish: Jordan
  • Corsican: Ghjurdania
  • Crimean Tatar: Urdun
  • Croatian: Jordan
  • Czech: Jordánsko
  • Czech: Jordánské hášimovské království
  • Danish: Jordan
  • Dhivehi: އުރުދުން
  • Dimli (individual language): Urdun
  • Dotyali: जोर्डन
  • Dutch: JO
  • Dutch: JOR
  • Dutch: Jordanie
  • Dutch: Jordanië
  • Eastern Mari: Иорданий
  • Egyptian Arabic: الاردن
  • English: Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
  • English: JO
  • English: JOR
  • English: Kingdom of Jordan
  • English: jo
  • English: 🇯🇴
  • Esperanto: Jordanio
  • Esperanto: Reĝlando Jordanio
  • Estonian: Jordaania
  • Estonian: Jordaania Hašimiidi Kuningriik
  • Estonian: Jordan
  • Ewe: Yordan nutome
  • Extremaduran: Jordania
  • Faroese: Jordan
  • Fiji Hindi: Jordan
  • Finnish: Jordania
  • Finnish: Jordanian hašemiittinen kuningaskunta
  • French: JO
  • French: Jord.
  • French: Jordanie
  • French: le Royaume hachémite de Jordanie
  • Fulah: Jordani
  • Fulah: Urduun
  • Gagauz: İordaniya
  • Galician: Xordania - الأردن
  • Galician: Xordania
  • Ganda: Yorodani
  • Georgian: იორდანია
  • German: Jordanien
  • Goan Konkani: Jordan
  • Goan Konkani: जॉर्डन
  • Gorontalo: Yordania
  • Greek: Ιορδανία
  • Guarani: Horytaña
  • Guarani: Horytáña
  • Guianese Creole French: Jordani
  • Gujarati: જૉર્ડન
  • Gujarati: જોર્ડન
  • Haitian: Jòdani
  • Hakka Chinese: Yok-tan
  • Hausa: Ioredāne
  • Hausa: Jodan
  • Hausa: Jordan
  • Hausa: Yok-tan
  • Hawaiian: Ioredāne
  • Hebrew: ירדן
  • Hindi: जार्डन
  • Hindi: जॉर्डन
  • Hindi: जोर्डन
  • Hindi: यार्दन
  • Hungarian: Jordán Hásimita Királyság
  • Hungarian: Jordánia
  • Icelandic: Jórdanía
  • Ido: Jordania
  • Iloko: Hordania
  • Inari Sami: Jordania
  • Indonesian: Kerajaan Hasyimiyah Yordania
  • Indonesian: Yordania
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Jordania
  • Interlingue: Jordania
  • Irish: An Iordáin
  • Italian: Giordania
  • Jamaican Creole English: Jaadn
  • Japanese: ヨルダン
  • Japanese: ヨルダン・ハシェミット王国
  • Japanese: ヨルダン・ハシミテ王国
  • Javanese: Yordania
  • Kabardian: Йордан
  • Kabiyè: Zɔɔrdaanii
  • Kabyle: Urdun
  • Kalaallisut: Jordan
  • Kalmyk: Хашимит Җордин Нутг
  • Kalmyk: Хашимит Җордин Нутуг
  • Kannada: ಜೋರ್ಡಾನ್
  • Kara-Kalpak: İordaniya
  • Karachay-Balkar: Иордания
  • Kashubian: Jordaniô
  • Kazakh: Иордания
  • Khmer: ហ៊្សកដានី
  • Khmer: ហ្សកដង់
  • Kikuyu: Jordan
  • Kikuyu: Njorondani
  • Kinyarwanda: Yorudani
  • Kirghiz: Иордания
  • Komi: Иордания
  • Kongo: Jordan
  • Korean: 요르단
  • Kurdish: Urdun
  • Kurdish: ئوردن
  • Kölsch: Jordahnije
  • Lao: Hordania
  • Lao: ຈໍແດນ
  • Latin: Iordania
  • Latvian: Jordānija
  • Lezghian: Иордания
  • Ligurian: Giordannia
  • Limburgan: Jordanië
  • Lingala: Zordaní
  • Lingala: Zɔdani
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Urdun
  • Literary Chinese: 約旦
  • Lithuanian: Jordanija
  • Livvi: Jordanii
  • Lojban: jorgu'e
  • Lombard: Giurdania
  • Low German: Jordanien
  • Lower Sorbian: Jordaniska
  • Luba-Katanga: Jodani
  • Luxembourgish: Jordanien
  • Macedonian: Јордан
  • Madurese: Yordania
  • Maithili: जोर्डन
  • Malagasy: Jordania
  • Malagasy: Jôrdania
  • Malay: Jordan
  • Malayalam: ജോര്‍ദ്ദാന്‍
  • Malayalam: ജോർദാൻ
  • Maltese: Renju Ħaxemita tal-Ġordan
  • Maltese: Ġordan
  • Manipuri: ꯖꯣꯔꯗꯟ
  • Manx: Yn Jordaan
  • Maori: Hōrano
  • Marathi: जॉर्डन
  • Mazanderani: اوردون
  • Min Dong Chinese: Iók-dáng
  • Min Dong Chinese: Jordan
  • Min Nan Chinese: Iok-tàn
  • Min Nan Chinese: Jordan
  • Minangkabau: Yordania
  • Mingrelian: იორდანია
  • Moksha: Иордание
  • Mongolian: Йордан
  • Mongolian: ꯖꯣꯔꯗꯟ
  • Moroccan Arabic: لأردن
  • Moroccan Arabic: لؤردون
  • Nauru: Djordan
  • Neapolitan: Giordania
  • Neapolitan: Giurdania
  • Nepali: जोर्डन
  • Nepali: जोर्दन
  • Newari: जोर्डन
  • North Ndebele: Jodani
  • Northern Frisian: Jordaanien
  • Northern Luri: اردن
  • Northern Sami: Jordania
  • Northern Sami: Jordania hašemihtalaš gonagasriika
  • Northern Sami: Jordania hašimlaš gonagasriika
  • Northern Sami: Jordánia
  • Northern Sami: Jordánia hašemihtalaš gonagasriika
  • Northern Sami: Jordánia hašimlaš gonagasriika
  • Norwegian: Jordan
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Det hasjimittiske kongerike Jordan
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Det hasjimittiske kongeriket Jordan
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Jordan
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Jordan
  • Novial: Jordan
  • Occitan (post 1500): Jordania
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܘܪܕܢ
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܝܘܪܕܢܢ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Hascemisc Cynerīce þæs Iordanes
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Hascemisce Cynerīce þæs Iordanes
  • Oriya: ଜୋର୍ଡାନ
  • Oriya: ଜୋର୍ଡାନ୍
  • Oromo: Joordaan
  • Ossetian: Иордани
  • Pali: जार्डन
  • Pampanga: Hordanya
  • Pampanga: Jordan
  • Panjabi: ਜਾਰਡਨ
  • Papiamento: Hordania
  • Papiamento: Jordan
  • Persian: اردن
  • Persian: جردن
  • Picard: Jordanie
  • Piemontese: Giordania
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Jordan
  • Polish: Jordania
  • Portuguese: Jordânia
  • Pushto: اردن
  • Quechua: Hurdanya
  • Romanian: Iordania
  • Romansh: Jordania
  • Rundi: Yorudaniya
  • Russia Buriat: Иордани
  • Russia Buriat: Йордан
  • Russian: Иордания
  • Russian: Иорданское Хашимитское Королевство
  • Rusyn: Йорданьско
  • Sakizaya: Jordan
  • Samogitian: Juordanėjė
  • Sango: Zordanïi
  • Sanskrit: जार्डन
  • Santali: ᱡᱚᱨᱰᱟᱱ
  • Sardinian: Giordània
  • Saterfriesisch: Jordanien
  • Scots: Jordan
  • Scottish Gaelic: Iòrdan
  • Serbian: Jordan
  • Serbian: Јордан
  • Serbo-Croatian: Jordan
  • Shan: မိူင်းၵျေႃႇတၼ်ႇ
  • Shona: Jordan
  • Sicilian: Giurdania
  • Silesian: Jordańijo
  • Sindhi: اردن
  • Sinhala: ජෝර්දානය
  • Skolt Sami: Jordania
  • Skolt Sami: Jordania hašemiittlaž koonǥõskåʹdd
  • Slovak: Jordánsko
  • Slovenian: Jordan
  • Slovenian: Jordanija
  • Somali: Urdun
  • South Azerbaijani: اردن
  • South Azerbaijani: اوردون
  • Spanish: Jordania
  • Spanish: Reino Hachemita de Jordania
  • Sranan Tongo: Jordanikondre
  • Sundanese: Yordania
  • Swahili: Yordani
  • Swati: IJoridane
  • Swedish: Hashimitiska kungadömet Jordanien
  • Swedish: Hashimitiska kungariket Jordanien
  • Swedish: Jordanien
  • Swiss German: Jordanie
  • Swiss German: Jordanien
  • Tagalog: Hordan
  • Tagalog: Jordan
  • Tajik: Иордания
  • Tajik: Урдун
  • Tamil: ஜொர்டான்
  • Tamil: ஜோர்தான்
  • Tamil: யோர்தான்
  • Tatar: Үрдүн
  • Telugu: జార్డాన్
  • Telugu: జోర్డాన్
  • Tetum: Jordánia
  • Thai: จอร์แดน
  • Thai: ประเทศจอร์แดน
  • Tibetan: ཇོར་ཌན།
  • Tibetan: རྗོར་ཌན།
  • Tigrinya: ጆርዳን
  • Tok Pisin: Jordan
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Soatane
  • Tosk Albanian: Jordanien
  • Tumbuka: Jordan
  • Tunisian Arabic: الأردن
  • Turkish: Ürdün
  • Turkmen: Iordaniýa
  • Udmurt: Иордания
  • Uighur: ئىئوردانىيە
  • Ukrainian: Йорданія
  • Upper Sorbian: Jordaniska
  • Urdu: اردن
  • Uzbek: Iordaniya
  • Venetian: Zordània
  • Veps: Iordanii
  • Veps: Jordanii
  • Vietnamese: Gioóc-đa-ni (Jordan)
  • Vietnamese: Gióc-đa-ni
  • Vietnamese: Jordan
  • Volapük: Yordän
  • Võro: Jordaania
  • Waray (Philippines): Hordanya
  • Welsh: Gwlad Iorddonen
  • Welsh: Iorddonen
  • Welsh: Yr Iorddonen
  • Western Armenian: Յորդանան
  • Western Balochi: اردن
  • Western Frisian: Jordaanje
  • Western Panjabi: اردن
  • Wolof: Jordaani
  • Wu Chinese: 约旦
  • Yakut: Иордания
  • Yiddish: יאַרדן
  • Yiddish: יארדאניע
  • Yoruba: Jọ́rdánì
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Jọdani
  • Yue Chinese: 約旦
  • Zeeuws: Jordaonië
  • Zhuang: Jordan
  • Zulu: i-Jordan
  • Al Mamlakah al Urdunīyah al Hāshimīyah
  • Al Urdun
  • Hashemite Jordan Kingdom
  • Hashimite Kingdom of Jordan
  • Jordan - الأردن
  • Jordanian Hashimite Kingdom
  • Sharq el Urdun
  • Sharq el Urdunn
  • Trans-Jordan
  • Transjordania
  • ហ្សកដានី

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