Kerala

Kerala, a state in , is known as a tropical paradise of waving palms and wide, sandy beaches. Kerala is also known as God's own Country. It is a narrow strip of coastal territory that slopes down the Western Ghats in a cascade of lush, green vegetation and reaches the Arabian sea.

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is a cosmopolitan city in Kerala with a bustling commercial port. Photo: Mydreamsparrow, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a region in South India. The name of the region is thought to be derived from the Malayalam words mala and vaaram, westernized into -bar. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

or Calicut District is in , in Kerala, India. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Located near the southern tip of mainland India, , is the capital city of Kerala in . Photo: Ashcoounter, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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covers 3 districts located middle of Kerala state. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Central Division, sometimes referred to as the Quilon Division was one of three administrative subdivisions of the princely state of Travancore in what is now Kerala. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is in Kerala in . It includes the districts of Kollam, Thiruvananthapuram, and Kanyakumari. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The Northern Division or Kottayam Division was one of the three administrative subdivisions of the princely state of Travancore in British India. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a beautiful mountain in Kerala, India famous for the Ayyappa temple which attracts 50 million visitors every year. Photo: rajaraman sundaram, CC BY 3.0.

Kerala

Latitude of center
10.3228° or 10° 19' 22.2" north
Longitude of center
76.4319° or 76° 25' 54.8" east
Population
33,400,000
Abbreviation
KL
Elevation
224 metres (735 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2237699954
Geo­Names ID
1267254
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Kerala
  • Afrikaans: Kerala
  • Albanian: Kerala
  • Amharic: ኬረለ
  • Arabic: Kerala
  • Arabic: كيرلا
  • Armenian: Կերալա
  • Assamese: কেৰল
  • Assamese: কেৰালা
  • Assamese: কেৰেলা
  • Asturian: Kerala
  • Azerbaijani: Kerala
  • Basque: Kerala
  • Belarusian: Керала
  • Bengali: কেরল
  • Bhojpuri: केरल
  • Bhojpuri: केरला
  • Bishnupriya: কেরালা
  • Bosnian: Kerala
  • Breton: Kerala
  • Bulgarian: Керала
  • Catalan: Kerala
  • Cebuano: State of Kerala
  • Central Kurdish: کێرالا
  • Chechen: Керала
  • Chinese: Kerala
  • Chinese: 克勒拉
  • Chinese: 喀拉拉邦
  • Chinese: 基拉拉邦
  • Chuvash: Керала
  • Croatian: Kerala
  • Czech: Kérala
  • Danish: Kerala
  • Dhivehi: ކެރެލާ
  • Dotyali: केरल
  • Dutch: Kerala
  • Egyptian Arabic: كيرالا
  • English: God's Own Country
  • English: IN-KL
  • English: Keralam
  • English: Land of coconuts
  • Esperanto: Keralao
  • Esperanto: Keralo
  • Estonian: Kerala
  • Fiji Hindi: Kerala
  • Finnish: Kerala
  • French: Kerala
  • Georgian: კერალა
  • German: Kerala
  • Goan Konkani: Kerall
  • Goan Konkani: केरळ
  • Greek: Κέραλα
  • Greek: Κεράλα
  • Gujarati: કેરળ
  • Hakka Chinese: Khak-là-là-pâng
  • Hausa: Kerala
  • Hebrew: קרלה
  • Hindi: केरल
  • Hungarian: Kerala
  • Icelandic: Kerala
  • Ido: Kerala
  • Indonesian: Kerala
  • Irish: Kerala
  • Italian: Kerala
  • Japanese: ケーララ
  • Japanese: ケーララ州
  • Kannada: ಕೇರಳ
  • Kashmiri: کیرل
  • Korean: 케랄라 주
  • Korean: 케랄라주
  • Latin: Kerala
  • Latin: Malabaria
  • Latvian: Kerala
  • Lithuanian: Kerala
  • Macedonian: Керала
  • Maithili: केरला
  • Malagasy: Kerala
  • Malay: Kerala
  • Malayalam: കേരള
  • Malayalam: കേരളം
  • Malayalam: ദൈവത്തിന്റെ സ്വന്തം നാട്
  • Malayalam: േകരളം
  • Marathi: केरळ
  • Min Dong Chinese: Kerala
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kerala
  • Mingrelian: კერალა
  • Mongolian: Керала
  • Nepali: केरल
  • Nepali: केरला
  • Newari: केरल
  • Northern Frisian: Kerala
  • Northern Luri: کئرالا
  • Norwegian: Kerala
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kerala
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kerala
  • Occitan (post 1500): Kerala
  • Oriya: କେରଳ
  • Ossetian: Керала
  • Pampanga: Kerala
  • Panjabi: ਕੇਰਲ
  • Panjabi: ਕੇਰਲਾ
  • Persian: کرالا
  • Polish: Kerala
  • Portuguese: Kerala
  • Portuguese: Querala
  • Pushto: کيرالا
  • Romanian: Kerala
  • Russian: Керала
  • Sanskrit: केरळम्
  • Sanskrit: केरळराज्यम्
  • Santali: ᱠᱮᱨᱚᱲ
  • Santali: ᱠᱮᱨᱟᱞᱟ
  • Scots: Kerala
  • Scottish Gaelic: Cearala
  • Scottish Gaelic: Kerala
  • Serbian: Керала
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kerala
  • Sindhi: ڪيرالا
  • Sinhala: කේරල
  • Sinhala: කේරළය
  • Slovak: Kérala
  • Slovenian: Kerala
  • South Azerbaijani: کرالا
  • Spanish: Kerala
  • Swahili: Kerala
  • Swedish: Kerala
  • Swiss German: Kerala
  • Tagalog: Kerala
  • Tajik: Керала
  • Tamil: கேரளம்
  • Tamil: கேரளா
  • Tatar: Керала
  • Telugu: కేరళ
  • Thai: รัฐเกรละ
  • Tibetan: ཀེ་ར་ལཱ།
  • Tosk Albanian: Kerala
  • Tulu: ಕೇರಳ
  • Turkish: Kerala
  • Ukrainian: Керала
  • Upper Sorbian: Kerala
  • Urdu: کیرلا
  • Uzbek: Kerala
  • Venetian: Kerala
  • Vietnamese: Kerala
  • Waray (Philippines): Kerala
  • Welsh: Kerala
  • Western Panjabi: کیرالہ
  • Western Panjabi: کیرلا
  • Wu Chinese: 喀拉拉邦
  • Yiddish: קעראַלאַ
  • Yiddish: קעראלא
  • Yoruba: Kerala
  • Yue Chinese: 基拉拉邦
  • کیرَل

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