Leicestershire

Leicestershire is a county in the region of . Its traditional capital is the county city of .

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is the largest city in the region of , the capital of the traditional county of Leicestershire, with a population of some 330,000 in the city area and nearly 500,000 in the metropolitan area. Photo: zaphad1, CC BY 2.0.

is a town in the Charnwood borough of Leicestershire, England, seat of Charnwood Borough Council and home to University. Photo: Chris J Dixon, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a market town within the Harborough district of Leicestershire, England. Photo: G-Man, Public domain.

- usually referred to locally as just Melton - is a market town in the county of Leicestershire, England. Photo: Rpriv2000, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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or is a market town and civil parish in Leicestershire, England, near the and borders. Photo: Pahazzard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an industrial town in the district of , Leicestershire in the of England, with a population at the 2011 census of 34,575. Photo: Mark Anderson, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a market town and civil parish in Leicestershire, England, on the edge of the National Forest close to . Photo: Pyrope, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a village and civil parish in Leicestershire and , England. Photo: Davidgothard, CC BY 3.0.

Leicestershire

Latitude of center
52.6667° or 52° 40' north
Longitude of center
-1.1141° or 1° 6' 50.7" west
Population
1,030,000
Elevation
174 feet (53 metres)
Geo­Names ID
11609039

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Leicestershire
  • Albanian: Leicestershire
  • Arabic: Leicestershire
  • Arabic: ليسترشير
  • Aragonese: Leicestershire
  • Armenian: Լեսթերշիր
  • Armenian: Լեստերշիր
  • Asturian: Leicestershire
  • Azerbaijani: Lesterşir
  • Basque: Leicestershire
  • Bavarian: Leicestershire
  • Belarusian: Графства Лестэршыр
  • Belarusian: Лестэршыр
  • Belarusian: Лэстэршыр
  • Bengali: লিচেস্টারশায়ার
  • Bosnian: Leicestershire
  • Breton: Leicestershire
  • Bulgarian: Лестършър
  • Catalan: Leicestershire
  • Chinese: Leicestershire
  • Chinese: Leicestershire足球學院
  • Chinese: 李斯特郡足球學院
  • Chinese: 莱斯特郡
  • Chinese: 里斯特郡
  • Cornish: Leicestershire
  • Croatian: Leicestershire
  • Czech: Leicestershire
  • Danish: Leicestershire
  • Dutch: Leicestershire
  • English: Ceremonial County Leicestershire
  • English: Leicestershire, England
  • Esperanto: Leicestershire
  • Estonian: Leicestershire
  • Faroese: Leicestershire
  • Finnish: Leicestershire
  • French: Leicestershire
  • Galician: Leicestershire
  • Georgian: ლესტერშირი
  • German: Leicestershire
  • Greek: Λέστερσιρ
  • Gujarati: લીકેસ્ટરશાયર
  • Hakka Chinese: Leicestershire
  • Hausa: Leicestershire
  • Hebrew: לסטרשייר
  • Hindi: लेस्टरशायर
  • Hungarian: Leicestershire
  • Icelandic: Leicestershire
  • Indonesian: Leicestershire
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Leicestershire
  • Irish: Leicestershire
  • Italian: Leicestershire
  • Japanese: レスターシャー
  • Javanese: Leicestershire
  • Kannada: ಲೈಸೆಸ್ಟರ್ಷೈರ್
  • Korean: 레스터셔주
  • Latin: Leicestriensis comitatus
  • Latvian: Lesteršīra
  • Lithuanian: Lesteršyras
  • Low German: Leicestershire
  • Luxembourgish: Leicestershire
  • Macedonian: Лестершир
  • Manx: Leicestershire
  • Marathi: लेस्टरशायर
  • Min Nan Chinese: Leicestershire
  • Minangkabau: Leicestershire
  • Northern Frisian: Leicestershire
  • Norwegian: Leicestershire
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Leicestershire
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Leicestershire
  • Occitan (post 1500): Leicestershire
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Lægreceastrescir
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Lægreceastrescīr
  • Ossetian: Лестершир
  • Persian: لسترشایر
  • Persian: لسترشر
  • Polish: Leicestershire
  • Portuguese: Leicestershire
  • Romanian: Leicestershire
  • Romansh: Leicestershire
  • Russian: Лестершир
  • Scots: Leicestershire
  • Serbian: Лестершир
  • Serbo-Croatian: Leicestershire
  • Slovak: Leicestershire
  • Slovenian: Leicestershire
  • Spanish: Leicestershire
  • Swedish: Leicestershire
  • Swiss German: Leicestershire
  • Tajik: Лестершир
  • Tamil: லேய்ஸ்ஸ்டேர்ஸயர்
  • Telugu: లెసెస్టర్ షైర్
  • Thai: เลสเตอร์เชอร์
  • Turkish: Leicestershire
  • Turkish: Torensel Leicestershire Kontluğu
  • Ukrainian: Лестершир
  • Urdu: لیسٹرشائر
  • Vietnamese: Leicestershire
  • Volapük: Leicestershire
  • Waray (Philippines): Leicestershire
  • Welsh: Swydd Gaerlŷr
  • Western Frisian: Leicestershire
  • Western Panjabi: لیسسٹرشائر
  • Wu Chinese: 莱斯特郡
  • Yiddish: לעסטערשיר
  • Yue Chinese: 里斯特郡

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