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Libya is a country in North Africa. In the north it has a Mediterranean Sea coast, with Egypt to the east and Tunisia to the west. It also has land borders with Algeria, Chad, Niger and Sudan.

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Tripoli is the capital, largest city, principal harbour and biggest commercial and manufacturing centre of the North African country of Libya.
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Benghazi is the second largest city in Libya, with a population of 647.000.
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Tripolitania is the northwestern region of Libya. It corresponds roughly to the ancient kingdom of the same name, and includes all of the modern administrative district of Tripolitania.
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Cyrenaica is the north eastern region of Libya which roughly corresponds to the ancient kingdom of the same name.
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Saharan Libya is the southern and largely desert region of Libya.
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Libya

  • Location:  ,
  • Population:  6,460,000
  • Latitude of center:  27° 8' 24" (27.14°) north
  • Longitude of center:  17° 37' 12" (17.62°) east
  • Average elevation:  512 meters (1,680 feet)
  • Capital:  Tripoli
  • Area:  1,759,540 km² (679,362 miles²)
  • Languages:  Arabic, Italian, English
  • Currency:  Dinar (LYD)
  • Phone code:  218
  • Internet domain:  .ly
  • Neighbors:  Algeria, Chad, Egypt, Niger, Sudan, Tunisia
  • Wikidata:  Libya
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Libya

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Other Names for Libya

  • Afrikaans:  Libië
  • Albanian:  Libi, Libia
  • Amharic:  ሊቢያ
  • Arabic:  Lībiyā, اَلْجَمَاهِيرِيَّة اَلْعَرَبِيَّة اَللِّيبِيَّة اَلشَّعْبِيَّة اَلإِشْتِرَاكِيَّة, ليبيا
  • Aragonese:  Libia
  • Armenian:  Լիբիա
  • Arpitan:  Libie
  • Asturian:  Libia
  • Bambara:  Libi
  • Basque:  Libia
  • Belarusian:  Лівійская Арабская Джамахірыя
  • Bengali:  লিবিয়া, লিবিয়া
  • Bosnian:  Libija
  • Breton:  Libia
  • Bulgarian:  Либийска Арабска Джамахирия, Либия
  • Catalan:  Líbia
  • Central Khmer:  លីប៊ី
  • Chinese:  利比亚, 阿拉伯利比亚民众国
  • Cornish:  Libi
  • Croatian:  Libija, Libijska Arapska Džamahirija
  • Czech:  Libye
  • Danish:  Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Libyen
  • Dutch:  Libische Arabische Republiek, Libië
  • English:  Great Socialist People’s Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
  • Esperanto:  Libio
  • Estonian:  Liibüa
  • Ewe:  Libya nutome
  • Finnish:  Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
  • French:  Jamahiriya arabe libyenne, Libye
  • Fulah:  Libi
  • Galician:  Libia - ليبيا, Libia
  • Georgian:  ლიბია
  • German:  Libyen, Libysch-Arabische Dschamahirija
  • Greek:  Λιβυκή Αραβική Τζαμαχιρία, Λιβύη
  • Gujarati:  લિબિયા
  • Hausa:  Libiya
  • Hebrew:  לוב
  • Hindi:  लीबिया
  • Hungarian:  Líbia, Líbiai Arab Jamahiriya
  • Icelandic:  Líbía, Líbýa
  • Ido:  Libia
  • Igbo:  Libyia
  • Indonesian:  Libia
  • Irish:  An Libia
  • Italian:  Libia, Repubblica Araba, Libia
  • Japanese:  リビア, 社会主義人民リビア・アラブ国
  • Kannada:  ಲಿಬಿಯಾ
  • Korean:  리비아
  • Kurdish:  Lîbya, لیبیا
  • Lao:  ລິເບຍ
  • Latvian:  Lībija
  • Lingala:  Libí
  • Lithuanian:  Libija, Libijos Didžioji Liaudies Socialistinė Arabų Respublika
  • Low German:  Libyen
  • Luba-Katanga:  Libi
  • Macedonian:  Либија
  • Malayalam:  ലിബിയ
  • Maltese:  Libja
  • Marathi:  लिबिया
  • Nepali (macrolanguage):  लिबिया
  • North Ndebele:  Libhiya
  • Norwegian Bokmål:  Den sosialistiske arabiske folkerepublikken Libya
  • Occitan (post 1500):  Libia
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE):  ܠܘܒܐ, ܠܝܒܝܐ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100):  Libia
  • Oriya (macrolanguage):  ଲିବିଆ
  • Persian:  لیبی, لیبیا
  • Polish:  Libia, Libijska
  • Portuguese:  Líbia Árabe Jamahiriya, Líbia
  • Pushto:  لیبیا
  • Romanian:  Libia, Jamahiriya Arabă, Libia
  • Romansh:  Libia
  • Rundi:  Libiya
  • Russian:  Ливия
  • Sango:  Libïi
  • Sanskrit:  लिबिया
  • Scottish Gaelic:  Libia
  • Serbian:  Либија
  • Serbo-Croatian:  Libija
  • Sicilian:  Libbia
  • Sinhala:  ලිබියාව
  • Slovak:  Líbya, Lýbijská arabská džamahírija
  • Slovenian:  Libija, Libijska arabska Jamahiriya
  • Somali:  Liibiya
  • Spanish:  Libia, República Árabe, Libia
  • Swedish:  Libyen
  • Tajik:  Либия
  • Tamil:  லிபியா
  • Telugu:  లిబియా
  • Thai:  ประเทศลิเบีย, ลิเบีย
  • Tibetan:  ལི་བི་ཡ།
  • Tigrinya:  ሊቢያ
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands):  Lipia
  • Uighur:  لىۋىيە
  • Ukrainian:  Лівійська Арабська Джамахірія, Лівія
  • Upper Sorbian:  Libyska
  • Urdu:  لیبیا
  • Vietnamese:  Li-bi, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
  • Volapük:  Lübän
  • Welsh:  Libia
  • Yoruba:  Orílẹ́ède Libiya
  • Zulu:  i-Libya
  • Al Jamāhīrīyah al ‘Arabīyah al Lībīyah ash Sha‘bīyah al Ishtirākīyah
  • Al Jumhūrīyah al ‘Arabīyah al Lībīyah
  • Libyan Arab People’s Republic
  • Libyan Arab People’s Socialist Republic
  • Libyan Arab Popular Socialist Public
  • Libyan Arab Republic
  • Libyan Jamahiriyah
  • People’s Socialist Libyan Arab Republic
  • Socialist People’s Libyan Arab Jamahiriya

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