Mannar is the main town of , . It is governed by an Urban Council. The town is located on overlooking the Gulf of Mannar and is home to the historic .
Photo: Adam Jones, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

is a government hospital in Mannar, .

St. Sebastian's Cathedral is the seat of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Mannar located in Mannar, . Photo: Adam Jones, CC BY-SA 2.0.


8.9772° or 8° 58' 38.1" north
79.9138° or 79° 54' 49.6" east
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United Nations Location Code
9 metres (30 feet)
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node 1886592110
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: منار، سريلانكا
  • Bengali: মানার , শ্রীলংকা
  • Bulgarian: Манар
  • Catalan: Mannar
  • Cebuano: Mannar
  • Chinese: 馬納 (斯里蘭卡)
  • Chinese: 馬納爾 (斯里蘭卡)
  • Chinese: 馬納爾
  • Chinese: 马纳尔
  • Danish: Mannar
  • Dutch: Mannar
  • English: Mannar, Sri Lanka
  • Finnish: Mannar, Sri Lanka
  • French: Mannar
  • Friulian: Mannar
  • German: Mannar
  • German: Mannar (Sri Lanka)
  • Greek: Μανάρ
  • Gujarati: મન્નાર, શ્રીલંકા
  • Hindi: मन्नार
  • Indonesian: Mannar, Sri Lanka
  • Italian: Mannar
  • Japanese: マンナール
  • Kannada: ತೆಂಕಾಸಿ
  • Kannada: ಮನ್ನಾರ್, ಶ್ರೀಲಂಕಾ
  • Korean: 마나
  • Latvian: Manara
  • Lithuanian: Manaras, Šri Lanka
  • Malay (generic): Mannar, Sri Lanka
  • Marathi: मन्नार, श्रीलंका
  • Norwegian: Mannar
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Mannar
  • Persian: منار
  • Polish: Mannar, Sri Lanka
  • Polish: Mannar
  • Portuguese: Manar
  • Portuguese: Manar (Siri Lanka)
  • Portuguese: Mannar
  • Russian: Маннар
  • Sinhalese: මන්නාරම
  • Spanish: Mannar
  • Swedish: Mannar
  • Tamil: மன்னார்
  • Telugu: మన్నార్
  • Thai: มันนาร์
  • Turkish: Mannar, Sri Lanka
  • Ukrainian: Маннар
  • Urdu: مانار، سری لنکا
  • Venetian: Mannar
  • Vietnamese: Mannar, Sri Lanka
  • Manaar
  • Mannar Town
  • 만나르

Other Places Named Mannar

  • Northern Province, Sri Lanka
  • Village in Pathanamthitta, Kerala
  • Island in Northern Province, Sri Lanka
  • Locality in Northwest Pakistan, Pakistan
  • Locality in Tamil Nadu, India
  • Railway station in Northern Province, Sri Lanka
  • Railway station in Northern Province, Sri Lanka

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