Kurunegala is a major city in . It is the capital city of the and the . Kurunegala was an ancient royal capital for 50 years, from the end of the 13th century to the start of the 14th century.
Photo: A.Savin, FAL.

Notable Places in the Area

Buddhist complex
is an ancient Cave temple in , . Photo: Kurun, Public domain.

Railway station
is a major station, situated in the , . Photo: A.Savin, FAL.

is a national school controlled by the Sri Lankan central government.

, Kurunegala, is a Catholic boys' school located in Kurunegala, . Photo: Laniltm, CC BY-SA 3.0.


7.487° or 7° 29' 13.4" north
80.3649° or 80° 21' 53.7" east
United Nations Location Code
186 metres (610 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2907017040
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: كورونيغالا
  • Bengali: কুরুনেগালা
  • Catalan: Kurunegala
  • Cebuano: Kurunegala
  • Chinese: 库鲁内加拉
  • Chinese: 库鲁内格勒
  • Chinese: 库鲁加加拉
  • Chinese: 庫魯內加拉
  • Chinese: 庫魯內格勒
  • Danish: Kurunegala
  • Dutch: Kurunegala
  • Finnish: Kurunegala
  • French: Kurunegala
  • German: Kurunegala
  • Greek: Κουρουνεγκάλα
  • Gujarati: કુરુનેગલા
  • Hebrew: קורונגלה
  • Hindi: कुरुनेगल
  • Hindi: कुरुनेगला
  • Hungarian: Kurunegala
  • Indonesian: Kurunegala
  • Italian: Kurunegala
  • Japanese: クルネーガラ
  • Kannada: ಕುರುನೆಗಲ
  • Kannada: ಕೊಲ್ಲೂರು
  • Korean: 쿠루네갈라
  • Latvian: Kurunegala
  • Lithuanian: Kurunegala
  • Malay: Kurunegala
  • Marathi: कुरुनेगाला
  • Mingrelian: კურუნეგალა
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kurunegala
  • Persian: کورونیگالا
  • Polish: Kurunegala
  • Portuguese: Kurunegala
  • Russian: Курунегала
  • Sinhala: කුරුණෑගල
  • Sinhala: කුරුණෑගල නගරය
  • Spanish: Kurunegala
  • Swedish: Kurunegala
  • Tamil: குருணாகல்
  • Telugu: కురునేగాల
  • Thai: คูรูเนกาลา
  • Turkish: Kurunegala
  • Ukrainian: Курунегала
  • Urdu: کرنیگالا
  • Veps: Kurunegal
  • Vietnamese: Kurunegala
  • Kornegalle
  • Kurunegald

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