Madagascar, formerly the Malagasy Republic, is a country in the off the eastern coast of . It is the fourth largest island in the world.

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, also known as Tana, is the capital of .

, commonly abbreviated as Fianar, is a city in the of .

is a town on the coast of Western .

is a coastal city at the southern terminus of RN7 in the of .


Mahajanga is a region of . Absolutely a necessity in visiting Majunga is to have brochettes and beer at the waterside while watching the sunset over the water.

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  • Location: ,
  • Population: 21,300,000
  • Latitude of center: 19° 18' 39.6" (19.311°) south
  • Longitude of center: 46° 40' 12" (46.67°) east
  • Elevation: 1678 meters (5505 feet)
  • Capital:
  • Area: 587,040 km² (226,657 miles²)
  • Languages: French and Malagasy
  • Currency: Ariary (MGA)
  • Phone code: 261
  • Internet domain: .mg
  • Wikidata: Madagascar
  • Wikimedia Commons: Madagascar

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Afrikaans: Madagaskar, Akan: Madagaska, Albanian: Madagaskar, Albanian: Madegaskari, Amharic: ማዳጋስካር, Arabic: مدغشقر, Armenian: Մադագասկար, Azerbaijani: Madaqaskar, Bambara: Madagasikari, Basque: Madagaskar, Belarusian: Мадагаскар, Bengali: মাদাগাস্কার, Bosnian: Madagaskar, Breton: Madagaskar, Bulgarian: Мадагаскар, Burmese: မဒဂတ်စကာ, Central Khmer: ម៉ាដាហ្កាស្ការ, Chinese: 马达加斯加, Cornish: Madagaskar, Croatian: Madagaskar, Czech: Madagaskar, Danish: Madagaskar, Dutch: Madagaskar, English: Republic of Madagascar, Esperanto: Madagaskaro, Estonian: Madagaskar, Ewe: Madagaska nutome, Faroese: Madagaskar, Finnish: Madagaskar, French: Madagascar, French: République de Madagascar, Fulah: Madagaskaar, Ganda: Madagasika
Georgian: მადაგასკარი, German: Madagaskar, Greek: Μαδαγασκάρη, Gujarati: મેડાગાસ્કર, Hausa: Madagaskar, Hebrew: מדגסקר, Hindi: मदागास्कर, Hindi: मेडागास्कर, Hungarian: Madagaszkár, Icelandic: Madagaskar, Ido: Madagaskar, Indonesian: Madagaskar, Italian: Madagascar, Japanese: マダガスカル, Japanese: マダガスカル共和国, Kalaallisut: Madagaskar, Kannada: ಮಡಗಾಸ್ಕರ್, Kashmiri: मडगास्कर, Kikuyu: Bukini, Korean: 마다가스카르, Korean: 마다카스카르, Kurdish: Madagaskar, Kurdish: ماداگاسکار, Kölsch: Maddajaßka, Lao: ມາຄາກັສກາ, Latin: Madagascaria, Latvian: Madagaskara, Lingala: Madagasikari, Lithuanian: Madagaskaras, Low German: Madagaskar, Luba-Katanga: Madagasikari, Macedonian: Мадагаскар, Malagasy: Madagasikara
Malagasy: Repoblikan’i Madagasikara, Malay (macrolanguage): Madagaskar, Malayalam: മഡഗാസ്കര്‍, Maltese: Madagaskar, Marathi: मादागास्कर, Nepali (macrolanguage): मडागास्कर, North Ndebele: Madagaska, Northern Sami: Madagaskar, Norwegian: Madagaskar, Norwegian Bokmål: Madagaskar, Norwegian Nynorsk: Madagaskar, Oriya (macrolanguage): ମାଡାଗାସ୍କର୍, Persian: ماداگاسکار, Polish: Madagaskar, Portuguese: Madagáscar, Pushto: مادغاسکر, Rundi: Madagasikari, Russian: Мадагаскар, Russian: Республика Мадагаскар, Sango: Madagaskära, Sanskrit: मडगास्कर, Serbian: Мадагаскар, Serbo-Croatian: Madagaskar, Slovak: Madagaskar, Slovenian: Madagaskar, Somali: Madagaskar, Spanish: Madagascar, Swahili (macrolanguage): Bukini, Swahili (macrolanguage): Madagaska, Swedish: Madagaskar, Tajik: Мадагаскар, Tamil: மடகாஸ்கர், Telugu: మాడ్గాస్కార్
Thai: ประเทศมาดากัสการ์, Thai: มาดากัสการ์, Tibetan: མ་དཱ་གྷསྐཱར།, Tigrinya: ማዳጋስካር, Tonga (Tonga Islands): Matakasika, Turkish: Madagaskar, Uighur: ماداگاسكار, Ukrainian: Мадагаскар, Ukrainian: Мадаґаскар, Urdu: مڈغاسکر, Vietnamese: Ma-đa-gát-xca (Madagascar), Vietnamese: Ma-đa-gát-xca, Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Madasika, Zulu: i-Madagascar, Democratic Republic of Madagascar, Grande-Terre, Grande-Île, La Grand Île de Madagascar, Madagascar and Dependencies, Malagash Republic, Malagasy Republic, Malgache, Malgache Republic, Repoblika Demokratika Malagasy, Repoblika Malagasy, République Démocratique de Madagascar, République Malgache, Territoire de Madagascar, Territoire de Madagascar et Dépendances, Île Rouge
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