Originally founded in 1524 on a different site and moved here in 1610, León is one of the oldest cities in the Americas. With colonial splendor, it is the intellectual center of Nicaragua, renowned for its university, old churches, fine museums, revolutionary history and student life.

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Other Names for León

  • Basque:  Leon
  • Belarusian:  Горад Леон
  • Chinese:  莱昂
  • Georgian:  ლეონი
  • Greek:  Λεόν
  • Hebrew:  לאון
  • Japanese:  レオン
  • Kirghiz:  Леон
  • Korean:  레온
  • Lithuanian:  Leonas
  • Macedonian:  Леон
  • Ossetian:  Леон
  • Russian:  Леон
  • Serbian:  Леон
  • Ukrainian:  Леон
  • Urdu:  لیون، نکاراگوا
  • Uzbek:  Leon

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