Lyon is the capital of the region and the département in . A city of half a million, Lyon alone is the country's third-largest city, but its metropolitan area is only second in population to .

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  • Location:  , , , ,
  • Population:  501,000
  • Postal codes:  69061 CEDEX 06 – 69998 CEDEX 07
  • IATA airport code:  LYS
  • Latitude:  45° 44' 54.5" (45.7485°) north
  • Longitude:  4° 50' 48.2" (4.8467°) east
  • Elevation:  173 meters (568 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Lyon
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Lyon

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Albanian:  Lion Amharic:  ልዮን Arabic:  ليون Aragonese:  León do Roine Armenian:  Լիոն Arpitan:  Liyon Azerbaijani:  Lion Belarusian:  Горад Ліён Bulgarian:  Лион Burmese:  လီယွန်းမြို့ Catalan:  Lió Central Kurdish:  لیۆن Chechen:  Лион Chinese:  里昂 Esperanto:  Liono Galician:  Lión Georgian:  ლიონი Greek:  Λυών Hebrew:  ליון Hindi:  ल्यों Italian:  Lione Japanese:  リヨン Kazakh:  Лион Korean:  리옹 Kurdish:  Liyon Latin:  Lugdunum Latvian:  Liona Ligurian:  Lion Lithuanian:  Lionas Lojban:  lion Lombard:  Liun Macedonian:  Лион Marathi:  ल्यों Mazanderani:  لیون Mingrelian:  ლიონი Neapolitan:  Lione Occitan:  Lion Oriya:  ଲିଓନ Ossetian:  Лион Panjabi:  ਲਿਓਂ Persian:  لیون Piemontese:  Lion Russian:  Лион Sardinian:  Lione Serbian:  Лион Sicilian:  Lioni Tamil:  லியோன் Thai:  ลียง Tibetan:  ལི་ཡོང་། Uighur:  Lion Ukrainian:  Ліон Urdu:  لیون Uzbek:  Lion Venetian:  Lion Veps:  Lion Western Panjabi:  لیون Wu Chinese:  里昂 Yiddish:  ליאן Yue Chinese:  里昂 Lyons

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