Kuril Islands

The Kuril Islands, are a chain of islands in the , located directly to the north of , , east of and southwest of .

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is the southernmost of the Kuril Islands in 's . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

population: 7 800, is the main town of the Kuril islands, in , . Photo: Marcuch, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Kuril Islands

Latitude of center
46.1667° or 46° 10' north
Longitude of center
152° or 152° east
Population
18,000
Geo­Names ID
2131689

Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Курилтәи адгьылбжьахақәа
  • Achinese: Pulo-pulo Kuril
  • Afrikaans: Koeril-eilande
  • Afrikaans: Koerile
  • Arabic: جزر الكوريل
  • Arabic: جزر كوريل
  • Armenian: Կուրիլյան կղզիներ
  • Asturian: Isles Kuriles
  • Asturian: Islles Kuriles
  • Azerbaijani: Kuril adaları
  • Basque: Kuril
  • Basque: Kurilak
  • Basque: Kuriles
  • Basque: Kuril uharteak
  • Belarusian: Курыльскія астравы
  • Bengali: কুরিল দ্বীপপুঞ্জ
  • Bosnian: Kurilska ostrva
  • Bosnian: Kurilski otoci
  • Breton: Inizi Kouril
  • Breton: Kouril
  • Bulgarian: Курилски острови
  • Bulgarian: Курилските острови
  • Catalan: Illes Kurils
  • Catalan: Kurils
  • Cebuano: Bol’shaya Kuril’skaya
  • Cebuano: Chishima-rettō
  • Cebuano: Kuril Islands
  • Cebuano: Kurile Islands
  • Cebuano: Курильские Острова
  • Chechen: Курилийн гӀайренаш
  • Chinese: Kuril Kûn-tó
  • Chinese: 千岛群岛
  • Chinese: 千島列島
  • Chinese: 千島群島
  • Chinese: 库里尔群岛
  • Chinese: 庫里爾列島
  • Chinese: 庫里爾群島
  • Chuvash: Курил утравĕсем
  • Croatian: Kurili
  • Croatian: Kurilski otoci
  • Czech: Kurilské ostrovy
  • Czech: Kurily
  • Danish: Kurilerne
  • Danish: Kuriliske øer
  • Dutch: Koerilen
  • Dutch: Koerillen
  • Dutch: Kurileilanden
  • English: Chishima Islands
  • English: Kurile Islands
  • Esperanto: Insuloj Kuriloj
  • Esperanto: Kuril-insuloj
  • Esperanto: Kurilaj insuloj
  • Esperanto: Kuriloj
  • Estonian: Kuriilid
  • Estonian: Kuriili saared
  • Finnish: Kuriilit
  • French: Chishima
  • French: Iles Kouriles
  • French: Kouriles
  • French: Territoires du Nord
  • French: Îles Kouriles
  • French: Îles Kuril
  • French: îles Kouriles
  • French: Курильские острова
  • French: クリル列島
  • French: 千島列島
  • Galician: Illas Kuriles
  • Galician: Illas Kurís
  • Georgian: კურილიის კუნძულები
  • Georgian: კურილის კუნძულები
  • German: Archipel der tausend Inseln
  • German: Kurilen
  • German: Kurilen-Archipel
  • Greek: Κουρίλες
  • Greek: Κουρίλες νήσοι
  • Hebrew: איי קוריל
  • Hebrew: האיים הקוריליים
  • Hindi: कुरिल द्वीपसमूह
  • Hindi: कुरील द्वीपसमूह
  • Hindi: कुरील द्वीप समूह
  • Hungarian: Kuril-szigetek
  • Icelandic: Kúrileyjar
  • Indonesian: Kepulauan Kuril
  • Irish: Oileáin Chúiríl
  • Italian: Isole Curili
  • Italian: Isole Kurili
  • Italian: Kurili
  • Japanese: ちしまれっとう
  • Japanese: クリル列島
  • Japanese: クリル諸島
  • Japanese: チシマレットウ
  • Japanese: 千島
  • Japanese: 千島列島
  • Javanese: Kapuloan Kuril
  • Kazakh: Курил аралдары
  • Kirghiz: Курил аралдары
  • Korean: 꾸릴 렬도
  • Korean: 지시마 열도
  • Korean: 천도열도
  • Korean: 쿠릴열도
  • Korean: 쿠릴 열도
  • Korean: 쿠릴 제도
  • Latin: Curilae
  • Latin: Curiles
  • Latin: Insulae Curilenses
  • Latin: Insulae Kurilenses
  • Latin: Kuriles
  • Latvian: Kuriļi
  • Latvian: Kuriļu
  • Latvian: Kuriļu salas
  • Latvian: Курильские острова
  • Lithuanian: Kurilai
  • Lithuanian: Kurilų salos
  • Low German: Kurilen
  • Macedonian: Курилски Острови
  • Malay: Kepulauan Kuril
  • Marathi: कुरिल द्वीपसमूह
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kuril Kûn-tó
  • Mongolian: Курилийн арлууд
  • Northern Frisian: Kuriilen
  • Norwegian: Kurilene
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kurilene
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kuriløyene
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kurilane
  • Occitan (post 1500): Illas Kuriles
  • Ossetian: Курилы сакъадæхтæ
  • Panjabi: ਕੁਰੀਲ ਟਾਪੂ
  • Persian: جزایر کوریل
  • Persian: جزیره های کوریل
  • Persian: جزیره‌های کوریل
  • Polish: Kuryle
  • Polish: Terytoria Północne
  • Polish: Wyspy Kurylskie
  • Portuguese: Curilas
  • Portuguese: Curilhas
  • Portuguese: Ilhas Curilas
  • Portuguese: Ilhas Curilhas
  • Portuguese: Ilhas Kuril
  • Portuguese: Ilhas kurilas
  • Portuguese: Kurilas
  • Romanian: Arhipelagul Kurile
  • Romanian: Insulele Curile
  • Romanian: Insulele Kurile
  • Romanian: Kurile
  • Russia Buriat: Курил олтирог
  • Russia Buriat: Курил ольтирог
  • Russian: Kuril’skiye Ostrova
  • Russian: Курилы
  • Russian: Курильская гряда
  • Russian: Курильские Острова
  • Russian: Курильские о-ва
  • Russian: Курильские острова
  • Russian: Тисима
  • Scots: Kuril Islands
  • Serbian: Кури́льские острова́
  • Serbian: Курилска острва
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kurili
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kurilska ostrva
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kurilski otoci
  • Slovak: Kurilské ostrovy
  • Slovak: Kurily
  • Slovenian: Kuril
  • Slovenian: Kurilski otoki
  • Slovenian: Kurilsko otočje
  • Slovenian: Otoki Kuril
  • Spanish: Archipielago de las Kuriles
  • Spanish: Archipiélago de las Kuriles
  • Spanish: Islas Curiles
  • Spanish: Islas Kuril
  • Spanish: Islas Kurilas
  • Spanish: Islas Kuriles
  • Spanish: Kuriles
  • Swahili: Kurili
  • Swedish: Kurilerna
  • Swedish: Kurillerna
  • Swedish: Kurilöarna
  • Tamil: கூரில் தீவுகள்
  • Tatar: Курил утраулары
  • Thai: หมู่เกาะคูริล
  • Turkish: Kuril Adaları
  • Uighur: كۇرىل ئاراللىرى
  • Ukrainian: Курили
  • Ukrainian: Курильські острови
  • Ukrainian: Тісіма
  • Upper Sorbian: Kurile
  • Uzbek: Kuril Orollari
  • Uzbek: Kuril orollari
  • Veps: Kurilad
  • Veps: Kurilan sared
  • Vietnamese: Kuril
  • Vietnamese: Quần đảo Chishima
  • Vietnamese: Quần đảo Kuril
  • Vlaams: Koerieln
  • Western Frisian: Koerilen
  • Western Panjabi: کورائل جزیرے
  • Wu Chinese: 千岛群岛
  • Yakut: Курил арыылар
  • Yue Chinese: 千島群島
  • Chishima Rettō
  • Funguvisiwa la Kurili

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