Kandahar

Kandahar is the capital of Kandahar province, and the largest city in . Kandahar is also the second largest city in , and was the first capital of the modern state of Afghanistan in the 18th century.
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Kandahar

Latitude
31.6206° or 31° 37' 14.1" north
Longitude
65.7158° or 65° 42' 56.7" east
Open Location Code
8J37JPC8+68
Population
450,000
IATA airport code
KDH
United Nations Location Code
AF KDH
Elevation
1007 metres (3304 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 97993575
Geo­Names ID
1138336
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Kandahar
  • Arabic: Kandahar
  • Arabic: قندهار
  • Armenian: Կանդագար
  • Armenian: Կանդահար
  • Armenian: Ղանդահար
  • Armenian: Քանդահար
  • Asturian: Kandahar
  • Azerbaijani: Qəndəhar
  • Bashkir: Ҡандағар
  • Basque: Kandahar
  • Belarusian: Кандагар
  • Bengali: কান্দাহার
  • Bosnian: Kandahar
  • Bulgarian: Кандахар
  • Burmese: ကန်ဒါဟာမြို့
  • Catalan: Kandahar
  • Catalan: Kandahār
  • Catalan: Qandahar
  • Catalan: Qandahār
  • Cebuano: Kandahār
  • Chinese: 坎大哈
  • Chinese: 堪達哈
  • Croatian: Kandahar
  • Czech: Kandahár
  • Czech: Kándahár
  • Danish: Kandahar
  • Dimli (individual language): Kendehar
  • Dutch: Kandahar
  • Egyptian Arabic: قندهار
  • English: Candahar
  • English: Qandahar
  • English: Qandahār
  • Esperanto: Kandagaro
  • Esperanto: Kandahar
  • Esperanto: Kandaharo
  • Estonian: Kandahar
  • Estonian: Kandahār
  • Estonian: Qandahār
  • Finnish: Kandahar
  • Finnish: Qandahar
  • Finnish: Quandahar
  • French: Kandahar
  • French: Kandahâr
  • French: Kandahār
  • French: Qandahar
  • French: Qandahār
  • Georgian: კანდაგარი
  • Georgian: ყანდაარი
  • German: Kandahar
  • Greek: Κανταχάρ
  • Gujarati: કંદહાર
  • Hausa: Kandahar
  • Hebrew: אלכסנדרופוליס
  • Hebrew: קנדאהר
  • Hebrew: קנדהאר
  • Hebrew: קנדהר
  • Hindi: कंदहार
  • Hindi: कंधार
  • Hindi: कन्दहार
  • Hindi: कन्दाहार
  • Hindi: कन्धार
  • Hindi: कांधार
  • Hungarian: Kandahár
  • Indonesian: Kandahar
  • Italian: Alessandria Arachosia
  • Italian: Kandahar
  • Italian: Qandahar
  • Japanese: カンダハル
  • Japanese: カンダハール
  • Kalaallisut: Kandahar
  • Kannada: ಕಂದಹಾರ್
  • Kannada: ಕಾಂದಹಾರ್
  • Kirghiz: Кандагар
  • Korean: 칸다하르
  • Latin: Alexandria apud Arachotos
  • Latin: Candaharia
  • Latvian: Kandahar
  • Latvian: Kandahara
  • Latvian: Kandahāra
  • Lithuanian: Kandaharas
  • Lithuanian: Qandahar
  • Macedonian: Кандахар
  • Malay: Kandahar
  • Malayalam: Kandahar
  • Malayalam: കണ്ടഹാർ
  • Malayalam: കന്ദഹാർ
  • Malayalam: കാണ്ഡഹാർ
  • Malayalam: ഖണ്ഡഹാർ
  • Malayalam: ഖന്ദഹാർ
  • Maori: Kandahar
  • Marathi: कंदहार
  • Marathi: कंदाहार
  • Mongolian: Кандахар
  • Nauru: Kandahar
  • Nepali: कन्दाहार
  • Norwegian: Kandahar
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kandahar
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kandahar
  • Occitan (post 1500): Kandahar
  • Ossetian: Кандагар
  • Panjabi: ਕੰਧਾਰ
  • Persian: قندهار
  • Persian: كندهار
  • Persian: کندهار
  • Piemontese: Kandahar
  • Polish: Aleksandria w Arachozji
  • Polish: Kandahar
  • Portuguese: Candaar
  • Portuguese: Kandahar
  • Pushto: قندهار
  • Pushto: کندهار
  • Quechua: Kandahar
  • Romanian: Kandahar
  • Russian: Кандагар
  • Russian: Кандахар
  • Scots: Kandahar
  • Serbian: Кандахар
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kandahar
  • Sindhi: قندھار
  • Sindhi: قنڌار
  • Sindhi: ڪندهار
  • Sindhi: گنڌار
  • Sinhala: කන්ඩාහර්
  • Slovak: Kandahár
  • Slovenian: Kandahar
  • Spanish: Alejandria de Aracosia
  • Spanish: Alejandría de Aracosia
  • Spanish: Candahar
  • Spanish: Kandaha-r
  • Spanish: Kandahar
  • Spanish: Kandaha r
  • Spanish: Kandahār
  • Spanish: Qandahar
  • Spanish: Qandahār
  • Swedish: Kandahar
  • Swedish: Qandahar
  • Tagalog: Kandahar
  • Tajik: Сафари Қандаҳор
  • Tajik: Сафари қандиҳор
  • Tajik: Қандаҳор
  • Tamil: கந்தஹார்
  • Tamil: காந்தாரம்
  • Tatar: Кандаһар
  • Telugu: కాందహార్
  • Thai: กันดะฮาร์
  • Turkish: Kandahar
  • Turkish: Kandehar
  • Ukrainian: Кандагар
  • Urdu: قندھار
  • Urdu: قندہار
  • Uzbek: Qandahor
  • Vietnamese: Kandahar
  • Waray (Philippines): Kandahar
  • Western Panjabi: قندھار
  • Wu Chinese: 坎大哈
  • Yue Chinese: 坎大哈
  • Alexandria
  • Kandagar
  • Kandhar
  • Qanḏahāṟ

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