Mahikeng

Mahikeng, also known as Mafikeng and Mafeking, is a town of 15,000 people in , South Africa. The town has many resorts, popular around the summer season. It is famous for the Siege of Mafeking, in which Robert Baden-Powell rose to fame.
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Mahikeng

Latitude
-25.8636° or 25° 51' 49" south
Longitude
25.6586° or 25° 39' 31" east
Open Location Code
5G674MP5+HC
Population
15,100
United Nations Location Code
ZA MFK
Elevation
1,284 metres (4,213 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 59953738
Geo­Names ID
980595
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Mafeking
  • Afrikaans: Mafikeng
  • Afrikaans: Mahikeng
  • Arabic: Mahikeng
  • Arabic: مافكينج
  • Arabic: ماهيكينغ
  • Armenian: Մահիկենգ
  • Armenian: Մաֆիկենգ
  • Asturian; Bable: Mahikeng
  • Basque: Mafikeng
  • Basque: Mahikeng
  • Belarusian: Мафекінг
  • Belarusian: Мафікенг
  • Bengali: মাহিকেং
  • Bulgarian: Мафикенг
  • Bulgarian: Махикенг
  • Catalan: Mafikeng
  • Catalan: Mahikeng
  • Cebuano: Mahikeng
  • Chichewa; Nyanja: Mafikeng
  • Chinese: 梅富根
  • Chinese: 馬菲京
  • Chinese: 马弗京
  • Croatian: Mafikeng
  • Croatian: Mahikeng
  • Czech: Mafeking
  • Czech: Mahikeng
  • Danish: Mafeking
  • Danish: Mafikeng
  • Danish: Mahikeng
  • Dutch: Mafeking
  • Dutch: Mafikeng
  • Dutch: Mahikeng
  • Dutch: Mmabatho
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: مافكينج
  • English: Mafeking
  • English: Mafikeng
  • Esperanto: Mahikeng
  • Estonian: Mahikeng
  • Finnish: Mafeking
  • Finnish: Mafikeng
  • French: Mafeking
  • French: Mafikeng
  • French: Mahikeng
  • German: Mafeking
  • German: Mafikeng
  • German: Mahikeng
  • Greek: Μάχικενγκ
  • Gujarati: મહાકેંગ
  • Hakka Chinese: Mafikeng
  • Hausa: Mahikeng
  • Hindi: माहिकेन्ग
  • Hungarian: Mafeking
  • Hungarian: Mafikeng
  • Hungarian: Mahikeng
  • Indonesian: Mafeking
  • Indonesian: Mafikeng
  • Italian: Mafeking
  • Italian: Mafikeng
  • Japanese: マフィケング
  • Japanese: マフェキング
  • Kannada: ಮಹಿಕೆಂಗ್
  • Korean: 마피켕
  • Latin: Maficengum
  • Latin: Mahikeng
  • Latvian: Mafikenga
  • Lithuanian: Mafekingas
  • Lithuanian: Mafikengas
  • Lithuanian: Mahikengas
  • Malagasy: Mahikeng
  • Malay (generic): Mahikeng
  • Marathi: महाकेंग
  • Northern Frisian: Mahikeng
  • Norwegian: Mahikeng
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Mafeking
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Mafikeng
  • Persian: مهیکنگ
  • Polish: Mafeking
  • Polish: Mafikeng
  • Polish: Mahikeng
  • Portuguese: Mafeking
  • Portuguese: Mafikeng
  • Portuguese: Mahikeng
  • Romanian: Mafikeng
  • Romanian: Mahikeng
  • Russian: Мафекинг
  • Russian: Мафикенг
  • Scots: Mahikeng
  • Serbian: Mafikeng
  • Serbian: Мафекинг
  • Serbian: Мафикенг
  • Serbo-Croatian: Mafikeng
  • Serbo-Croatian: Mahikeng
  • Sinhalese: මාහිකෙන්ග්
  • Sotho, Northern: Mahikeng
  • Sotho, Southern: Mahikeng
  • South Azerbaijani: مهیکنق
  • Spanish: Mafeking
  • Spanish: Mafikeng
  • Spanish: Mahikeng
  • Swahili (generic): Mafikeng
  • Swedish: Mafeking
  • Swedish: Mafikeng
  • Swedish: Mahikeng
  • Tamil: மெஹிகெங்
  • Telugu: మహికెంగ్
  • Thai: มาฟิเคง
  • Tswana: Mahikeng
  • Turkish: Mahikeng
  • Ukrainian: Мафікенг
  • Urdu: ماہیکینگ
  • Venda: Mafikeng
  • Venda: Mahikeng
  • Vietnamese: Mahikeng
  • Waray (Philippines): Mahikeng
  • Western Panjabi: مافیکنگ
  • Wu Chinese: 梅富根
  • Xhosa: IMahikeng
  • Yoruba: Mafikeng
  • Yoruba: Mahikeng
  • Yue Chinese: 馬菲京
  • Zulu: IMahikeng
  • Zulu: Mafikeng

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