Kenya

The country of Kenya is a pearl in sub-Saharan Africa. From the scenic sandy beaches at the coast, to the Nairobi National Park, to the majestic Rift Valley, the bird life in Lake Naivasha, the hot boiling springs of Lake Baringo, Lake Turkana…

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, a city of 4.4 million on the River. Photo: Nite Owl, CC BY 3.0.

with a population of 1.2 million, is the second-largest city in Kenya. Photo: CT Cooper, CC BY 3.0.

is located near the center of Kenya about 150 km north of . Photo: Sherpa!, CC BY-SA 2.5 nl.

is a port city in ; located on a bay on the eastern shore of Lake Victoria at an altitude of 1,131 m. Photo: DEMOSH, CC BY 2.0.

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is a region of Kenya. Photo: Inkey, CC BY 2.0.

is the region of Kenya bordering the Indian Ocean. Photo: CT Cooper, CC BY 3.0.

is a region of Kenya and includes Nyanza and Western provinces of the same name. Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a region of Kenya bordering and . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a region of Kenya. Photo: Filiberto Strazzari, CC BY 2.0.

Kenya

Latitude of center
0.83° or 0° 49' 48" north
Longitude of center
38° or 38° east
Population
38,600,000
Elevation
697 metres (2287 feet)
Capital
Area
582,650 km² (224,962 miles²)
Currency
Shilling (KES)
Phone code
254
Internet domain
.ke
Open­Street­Map ID
node 424313903
Geo­Names ID
192950
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Kenya
  • Achinese: Kenya
  • Adyghe: Кение
  • Afar: Keniya
  • Afrikaans: Kenia
  • Akan: Kenya
  • Akan: Kɛnya
  • Albanian: Kenia
  • Amharic: ኬንያ
  • Arabic: Kenya
  • Arabic: كينيا
  • Aragonese: Kenia
  • Armenian: Քենիա
  • Arpitan: Kenia
  • Assamese: কেনিয়া
  • Asturian: Kenia
  • Asturian: Keña
  • Avaric: Kenya
  • Awadhi: केन्या
  • Aymara: Kinya
  • Azerbaijani: Keniya
  • Azerbaijani: Kenya
  • Balinese: Kenya
  • Bambara: Keniya
  • Bambara: Kenya
  • Banjar: Kenya
  • Bashkir: Кения
  • Basque: Kenia
  • Basque: Kenya
  • Bavarian: Kenia
  • Belarusian: Кенія
  • Bengali: কেনিয়া
  • Bengali: কেনিয়া
  • Bhojpuri: कीनिया
  • Bhojpuri: कीनिया रिपब्लिक
  • Bhojpuri: कीन्या
  • Bhojpuri: केन्या
  • Bhojpuri: रिपब्लिक ऑफ कीनिया
  • Bishnupriya: কেনিয়া
  • Bosnian: Kenija
  • Breton: Kenya
  • Bulgarian: Кения
  • Burmese: ကင်ညာ
  • Burmese: ကင်ညာနိုင်ငံ
  • Catalan: Kenya
  • Catalan: Kènia
  • Catalan: Kènya
  • Catalan: República de Kenya
  • Cebuano: Kenya
  • Central Bikol: Kenya
  • Central Kurdish: کینیا
  • Chavacano: Kenia
  • Chechen: Кени
  • Chinese: Kenya
  • Chinese: Kěnníyà
  • Chinese: 肯亞
  • Chinese: 肯亞共和國
  • Chinese: 肯尼亚
  • Chinese: 肯尼亚共和国
  • Chinese: 肯雅
  • Chinese: 肯雅共和国
  • Chinese: 肯雅共和國
  • Chuvash: Кени
  • Cornish: Kenya
  • Crimean Tatar: Keniya
  • Croatian: Kenija
  • Czech: Keňa
  • Danish: Kenya
  • Dhivehi: ކެންޔާ
  • Dimli (individual language): Kenya
  • Dinka: Kenya
  • Dotyali: केन्या
  • Dutch: KE
  • Dutch: KEN
  • Dutch: Kenia
  • Dzongkha: ཀེ་ནི་ཡ
  • Dzongkha: ཀེ་ནི་ཡ་
  • Eastern Mari: Кений
  • Egyptian Arabic: كينيا
  • English: KE
  • English: KEN
  • English: Republic of Kenya
  • English: ke
  • English: 🇰🇪
  • Esperanto: KE
  • Esperanto: Kenjo
  • Esperanto: Respubliko Kenjo
  • Estonian: Keenia
  • Estonian: Keenia Vabariik
  • Estonian: Kenya
  • Estonian: Kenya Vabariik
  • Ewe: Kenia
  • Ewe: Kenya nutome
  • Extremaduran: Quénia
  • Faroese: Kenja
  • Fiji Hindi: Kenya
  • Finnish: Kenia
  • Finnish: Kenian tasavalta
  • French: KE
  • French: Kenya
  • French: Kénya
  • French: la République du Kenya
  • Fulah: Kenya
  • Fulah: Keñaa
  • Gagauz: Keniya
  • Galician: Kenya
  • Galician: Quenia - Kenya
  • Galician: Quenia
  • Galician: República de Kenya
  • Galician: República de Quenia
  • Ganda: Kenya
  • Georgian: კენია
  • German: Kenia
  • German: Republik Kenia
  • Goan Konkani: केनिया
  • Greek: Δημοκρατία της Κένυας
  • Greek: Κένυα
  • Guarani: Kéña
  • Guianese Creole French: Kénya
  • Gujarati: કેન્યા
  • Haitian: Kenya
  • Hakka Chinese: Kenya
  • Hausa: Kenia
  • Hausa: Kenya
  • Hawaiian: Kenia
  • Hebrew: קניה
  • Hindi: कीनिया
  • Hindi: केन्या
  • Hungarian: Kenya
  • Hungarian: Kenyai Köztársaság
  • Icelandic: Kenía
  • Icelandic: Kenýa
  • Ido: Kenia
  • Igbo: Kenya
  • Iloko: Kenya
  • Inari Sami: Kenia
  • Inari Sami: Kenia täsiväldi
  • Indonesian: Kenya
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Kenya
  • Interlingue: Kenia
  • Irish: An Chéinia
  • Italian: Kenia
  • Italian: Kenya
  • Jamaican Creole English: Kenia
  • Japanese: ケニア
  • Japanese: ケニア共和国
  • Japanese: ケニヤ
  • Javanese: Kénya
  • Kabiyè: Keniya
  • Kabyle: Kenya
  • Kalaallisut: Kenya
  • Kalmyk: Кенимудин Орн
  • Kannada: ಕೀನ್ಯಾ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Keniya
  • Kashubian: Keniô
  • Kazakh: Кения
  • Khmer: កេនយ៉ា
  • Kikuyu: Kenya
  • Kinyarwanda: Kenya
  • Kirghiz: Кения
  • Kongo: Kenya
  • Korean: 케냐
  • Kotava: Kenya
  • Kurdish: Kenya
  • Ladin: Kenya
  • Ladino: Kenia
  • Lao: Kenya
  • Lao: ເຄນຢ່າ
  • Latgalian: Keneja
  • Latin: Kenia
  • Latvian: Kenija
  • Lezghian: Кения
  • Ligurian: Kenya
  • Limburgan: Kenia
  • Lingala: Kenya
  • Lingala: Kénya
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Cenia
  • Literary Chinese: 肯亞
  • Lithuanian: Kenija
  • Livvi: Kenii
  • Lojban: kenias
  • Lojban: la kenias
  • Lojban: lo gugdeku'e
  • Lombard: Kenya
  • Low German: Kenia
  • Lower Sorbian: Kenia
  • Lower Sorbian: Kenija
  • Luba-Katanga: Kenya
  • Luxembourgish: Kenia
  • Macedo-Romanian: Kenia
  • Macedonian: Кенија
  • Madurese: Kenya
  • Maithili: केन्या
  • Malagasy: Kenia
  • Malagasy: Kenya
  • Malay: Kenya
  • Malayalam: കെനിയ
  • Maltese: Kenja
  • Maltese: Repubblika tal-Kenja
  • Manx: Yn Cheinney
  • Maori: Kēnia
  • Marathi: केनिया
  • Marathi: केन्या
  • Mazanderani: کنیا
  • Min Dong Chinese: Kenya
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kenya
  • Minangkabau: Kenya
  • Mingrelian: კენია
  • Mongolian: Кени
  • Moroccan Arabic: كينيا
  • N'Ko: ߞߋߣߌߦߊ߫
  • N'Ko: ߞߋߣߌ߲ߦߊ߫
  • Nauru: Keniya
  • Neapolitan: Kenya
  • Nepali: केन्या
  • Newari: केन्या
  • North Ndebele: Khenya
  • Northern Frisian: Keenia
  • Northern Luri: کنیا
  • Northern Sami: Kenia
  • Northern Sami: Kenia dásseváldi
  • Norwegian: Kenya
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kenya
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Republikken Kenya
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kenya
  • Novial: Kenya
  • Occitan (post 1500): Kenya
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Cenia
  • Oriya: କେନିଆ
  • Oriya: କେନିୟା
  • Oromo: Keeniyaa
  • Ossetian: Кени
  • Pali: केन्या
  • Pampanga: Kenya
  • Pangasinan: Kenia
  • Pangasinan: Kenya
  • Panjabi: ਕੀਨੀਆ
  • Papiamento: Kenia
  • Pedi: Kenya
  • Persian: کنیا
  • Piemontese: Chenia
  • Piemontese: Kenya
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Keniia
  • Polish: Kenia
  • Portuguese: Quenia
  • Portuguese: Quénia
  • Portuguese: Quênia
  • Portuguese: Republica do Quenia
  • Portuguese: República do Quénia
  • Portuguese: República do Quênia
  • Pushto: کینیا
  • Pushto: کېنيا
  • Quechua: Kinya
  • Romanian: Kenya
  • Romansh: Kenia
  • Rundi: Kenya
  • Russia Buriat: Кени
  • Russian: Кения
  • Russian: Республика Кения
  • Rusyn: Кенія
  • Sakizaya: Kenya
  • Samoan: Kenya
  • Samogitian: Kenėjė
  • Samogitian: Kėnėjė
  • Sango: Kenyäa
  • Sanskrit: केन्या
  • Santali: ᱠᱮᱱᱤᱭᱟ
  • Sardinian: Kenya
  • Sardinian: Kènya
  • Saterfriesisch: Kenia
  • Scots: Kenyae
  • Scottish Gaelic: A' Cheinia
  • Scottish Gaelic: A Cheinia
  • Serbian: Kenija
  • Serbian: Кенија
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kenija
  • Shan: မိူင်းၶႅၼ်ႇၺႃႇ
  • Shona: Kenya
  • Sicilian: Kenya
  • Silesian: Kyńijo
  • Sindhi: ڪينيا
  • Sinhala: කෙන්යාව
  • Skolt Sami: Kenia
  • Skolt Sami: Kenia tääʹssväʹldd
  • Slovak: Keňa
  • Slovenian: Kenija
  • Somali: Kenya
  • Somali: Kiiniya
  • Somali: Kiinya
  • South Azerbaijani: کنیا
  • Southern Sotho: Kenya
  • Spanish: Kenia
  • Spanish: Kenya
  • Spanish: República de Kenia
  • Sundanese: Kénya
  • Swahili: Jamhuri ya Kenya
  • Swahili: Kenya
  • Swati: IKheniya
  • Swedish: Kenya
  • Swedish: Republiken Kenya
  • Swiss German: Kenia
  • Tagalog: Kenya
  • Tajik: Кения
  • Tamil: கென்யா
  • Tatar: Кения
  • Telugu: కెన్యా
  • Thai: ประเทศเคนยา
  • Thai: เคนยา
  • Tibetan: ཁེ་ནི་ཡ།
  • Tibetan: ཁེན་ཉི་ཡ།
  • Tigrinya: ኬንያ
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Kenia
  • Tosk Albanian: Kenia
  • Tsonga: Kenya
  • Tsonga: Khenya
  • Tunisian Arabic: كينيا
  • Turkish: Kenya
  • Turkmen: Keniýa
  • Udmurt: Кения
  • Uighur: كېنىيە
  • Ukrainian: Кенія
  • Ukrainian: Республіка Кенія
  • Upper Sorbian: Kenia
  • Upper Sorbian: Kenija
  • Urdu: کینیا
  • Uzbek: Keniya
  • Venetian: Kenya
  • Veps: Kenii
  • Vietnamese: Kenya
  • Vietnamese: Kê-ni-a (Kenya)
  • Vietnamese: Kê-ni-a
  • Volapük: Kenyän
  • Võro: Kenya
  • Waray (Philippines): Kenya
  • Welsh: Cenia
  • Welsh: Gweriniaeth Cenia
  • Welsh: Kenya
  • Western Armenian: Քենիա
  • Western Frisian: Kenia
  • Western Frisian: Kenya
  • Western Mari: Кени
  • Western Panjabi: کینیا
  • Wolof: Keeñaa
  • Wu Chinese: 肯尼亚
  • Yakut: Кения
  • Yiddish: קעניע
  • Yoruba: Kẹ́nyà
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Kenya
  • Yue Chinese: 肯雅
  • Zeeuws: Kenia
  • Zhuang: Kenya
  • Zulu: IKenya
  • Zulu: IKhenya
  • Zulu: i-Kenya

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