León

León is a city in , and capital of the province of the same name. It is on the Way of St. James and has a vast cultural, historical and architectural heritage.
Photo: Davidjimenezllanes, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Church
Santa María de , also called The House of Light or the Pulchra Leonina is a Catholic church in the city of León in north-western . Photo: Davidjimenezllanes, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The is a Modernist building in León, Spain designed by Antoni Gaudí. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Stadium
Estadio Municipal Reino de León is a football stadium located in León, in the autonomous community of Castile and León, Spain. Photo: Pablox, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
The was a convent in León, Spain is today an operating luxury parador hotel. Photo: Josemanuel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
Photo: José Antonio Gil Martínez, CC BY 2.0.

Town
is a municipality located in the , , Spain. Photo: Eduar2hdez, CC BY-SA 3.0 es.

Village
is a municipality located in the province of León, , . Photo: Raul alaiz, CC BY-SA 4.0.

León

Latitude
42.599° or 42° 35' 56.4" north
Longitude
-5.5682° or 5° 34' 5.7" west
Open Location Code
8CJPHCXJ+HP
Population
119,000
IATA airport code
LEN
United Nations Location Code
ES LEN
Elevation
844 metres (2769 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 31432063
Geo­Names ID
3118532
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: León
  • Arabic: León, León
  • Arabic: ليون
  • Aragonese: Leyón
  • Armenian: Լեոն
  • Asturian: Ciudá de Llión
  • Asturian: Lleón
  • Asturian: Llión
  • Azerbaijani: Leon
  • Basque: Leon
  • Basque: León
  • Belarusian: Леон (Іспанія)
  • Belarusian: Леон (Гішпанія)
  • Belarusian: Леон
  • Bengali: লিওন
  • Breton: León
  • Bulgarian: Леон
  • Catalan: Lleó
  • Cebuano: León
  • Chinese: León
  • Chinese: 利昂
  • Chinese: 莱昂 (西班牙)
  • Chinese: 莱昂
  • Chinese: 萊昂 (西班牙)
  • Chinese: 雷昂
  • Cornish: León
  • Croatian: León
  • Czech: León
  • Danish: León
  • Dutch: Leon
  • Dutch: León
  • Egyptian Arabic: ليون
  • Egyptian Arabic: مدينه ليون, إسبانيا
  • English: León, Spain
  • Esperanto: Leono
  • Estonian: León
  • Extremaduran: Lión
  • Finnish: León
  • French: León
  • Galician: León, España
  • Galician: León
  • German: León
  • Greek: Λεόν
  • Gujarati: લિઓન
  • Hausa: León
  • Hawaiian: León
  • Hebrew: לאון
  • Hindi: लियोन
  • Hungarian: León
  • Icelandic: León
  • Ido: Leon
  • Indonesian: León
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): León
  • Interlingue: León
  • Irish: León
  • Italian: León
  • Japanese: レオン
  • Kannada: ಲಿಯಾನ್
  • Kazakh: Леон
  • Korean: 레온
  • Ladino: Leon
  • Latin: Legio
  • Latvian: Leona
  • Lithuanian: Leonas
  • Luxembourgish: León
  • Malay: Leon
  • Malay: León, Sepanyol
  • Malay: León
  • Marathi: लिऑन
  • Min Nan Chinese: León
  • Mirandese: Lhion
  • Norwegian: León
  • Norwegian Bokmål: León
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: León
  • Occitan (post 1500): Leon
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Llión
  • Persian: لئون
  • Polish: León
  • Portuguese: Leão
  • Portuguese: León
  • Romanian: León
  • Russian: Леон
  • Sanskrit: लीओं
  • Scots: León, Spain
  • Scots: León
  • Scottish Gaelic: León
  • Serbian: Леон
  • Serbo-Croatian: León
  • Silesian: León
  • Sinhala: ලියොන්
  • Slovak: León
  • Slovenian: León
  • South Azerbaijani: لئون
  • Spanish: León
  • Swedish: León
  • Tamil: லியான்
  • Tatar: Леон
  • Telugu: లియోన్
  • Thai: เลออน
  • Turkish: León, İspanya
  • Turkish: León
  • Ukrainian: Леон
  • Urdu: لیون، ہسپانیہ
  • Uzbek: Leon
  • Venetian: León (Spagna)
  • Venetian: León
  • Vietnamese: León, Castile và León
  • Vietnamese: León
  • Waray (Philippines): León
  • Welsh: León, Sbaen
  • Welsh: León
  • Western Panjabi: لیون
  • Wu Chinese: 莱昂
  • Yue Chinese: 利昂
  • León, Hispania
  • León, Spanyol
  • León, Tây Ban Nha

Other Places Named León

  • Guanajuato, Mexico
  • Nicaragua
  • Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
  • City in Castile and Leon, Spain
  • City in Arkansas, United States
  • Guanajuato, Mexico

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