León

Founded in 1524, León is one of the oldest cities in the Americas. With colonial splendor, it is the intellectual center of , renowned for its university, old churches, fine museums, revolutionary history and student life.
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Notable Places in the Area

Aerodrome
is an airport serving León, the capital of the of .

León

Latitude
12.4345° or 12° 26' 4.3" north
Longitude
-86.8774° or 86° 52' 38.5" west
Population
170,000
United Nations Location Code
NI LEO
Elevation
107 metres (351 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 293298496
Geo­Names ID
3618030
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: León, Nicaragua
  • Arabic: ليون
  • Arabic: ليون، نيكاراغوا
  • Armenian: Լեոն
  • Asturian: León
  • Asturian: León de Nicaragua
  • Basque: Leon
  • Basque: León
  • Belarusian: Леон
  • Bengali: লিও
  • Bulgarian: Леон
  • Catalan: León
  • Cebuano: León (kapital sa departamento)
  • Cebuano: León
  • Chinese: León
  • Chinese: 莱昂
  • Chinese: 萊昂
  • Croatian: León
  • Czech: León
  • Danish: León (Leon)
  • Danish: León
  • Dutch: Leon
  • Dutch: León
  • Dutch: Léon
  • Egyptian Arabic: ليون
  • Egyptian Arabic: مدينه ليون, نيكاراغوا
  • English: Leon, Nicaragua
  • English: Leon
  • English: León, Nicaragua
  • Esperanto: León
  • Finnish: León
  • French: Leon
  • French: León
  • French: Léon
  • Georgian: ლეონი
  • German: Leon
  • German: León
  • German: Santiago de los Caballeros de León
  • Greek: Λεόν
  • Gujarati: લેઓન
  • Hebrew: לאון
  • Hindi: लियोन
  • Hindi: लेओन
  • Hungarian: León
  • Ido: León, Nikaragua
  • Indonesian: León
  • Italian: Leon Viejo
  • Italian: León
  • Japanese: レオン
  • Kannada: ಲಿಯೊನ್
  • Kirghiz: Леон, Сантьяго-де-лос-Кабальерос-де-Леон шаары
  • Kirghiz: Леон
  • Korean: 레온
  • Ladino: Leon
  • Latvian: Leona
  • Lithuanian: Leonas
  • Luxembourgish: León
  • Macedonian: Леон
  • Malay: Leon
  • Marathi: लिऑन
  • Marathi: लेओन
  • Min Nan Chinese: León (Nicaragua)
  • Norwegian: León
  • Norwegian Bokmål: León
  • Ossetian: Леон
  • Persian: لئون
  • Persian: لئون، نیکاراگوئه
  • Polish: Leon
  • Polish: León
  • Portuguese: León
  • Romanian: León, Nicaragua
  • Romanian: León
  • Russian: Леон
  • Scots: León
  • Serbian: Leon
  • Serbian: León
  • Serbian: Леон
  • Sinhala: ලියොන්
  • Slovak: León
  • Slovenian: León, Nikaragva
  • Slovenian: León
  • Spanish: Leon
  • Spanish: Leon Nicaragua
  • Spanish: Leon de Nicaragua
  • Spanish: León
  • Spanish: León Nicaragua
  • Spanish: León de Nicaragua
  • Spanish: Santiago de los Caballeros de Leon
  • Spanish: Santiago de los Caballeros de León
  • Swedish: León, Nicaragua
  • Swedish: León
  • Tamil: லியோன்
  • Tatar: Леон (Никарагуа)
  • Tatar: Леон
  • Telugu: లియోన్
  • Thai: เลออน
  • Turkish: Leon
  • Turkish: León, Nikaragua
  • Ukrainian: Леон-Сантьяго-де-лос-Кабальєрос
  • Ukrainian: Леон
  • Urdu: لیون، نکاراگوا
  • Uzbek: Leon
  • Vietnamese: León
  • Waray (Philippines): León

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