Mogadishu

Mogadishu is the capital and most populous city in . It is home to the Somali National University and many other historical places. Mogadishu has about 1,700,000 residents.
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Notable Places in the Area

Church
is a ruined Roman Catholic cathedral located in Mogadishu, .

Theater
of Somalia is located in central Mogadishu, .

Mosque
The is a mosque located in Mogadishu, . Photo: Welimo28, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Stadium
The , formerly known as Garoonka Banaadir Stadium, or simply Benadir Stadium in the Somali language, is a multi-use stadium in Mogadishu, , , that is currently used mostly for football matches. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Mogadishu

Latitude
2.0349° or 2° 2' 5.8" north
Longitude
45.3419° or 45° 20' 30.9" east
Population
1,700,000
IATA airport code
MGQ
United Nations Location Code
SO MGQ
Elevation
12 metres (39 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 34684808
Geo­Names ID
53654
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Mugadiccu
  • Achinese: Mogadishu
  • Afrikaans: Mogadisjoe
  • Albanian: Mogadishu
  • Amharic: ሞቃዲሾ
  • Arabic: Mogadishu
  • Arabic: مقديشو
  • Arabic: مقديشيو
  • Aragonese: Mogadixo
  • Armenian: Մոգադիշո
  • Asturian: Mogadixu
  • Avaric: Muqdisho
  • Azerbaijani: Moqadişo
  • Basque: Muqdisho
  • Belarusian: Магадыша
  • Belarusian: Магадышу
  • Bengali: মোগাদিশু
  • Bengali: মোগাদিসু
  • Bosnian: Mogadiš
  • Breton: Muqdisho
  • Bulgarian: Могадишу
  • Catalan: Mogadiscio
  • Catalan: Mogadixo
  • Cebuano: Mogadishu
  • Central Bikol: Mogadishu
  • Central Kurdish: مۆگادیشو
  • Central Kurdish: مۆگادیشۆ
  • Chechen: Могадишо
  • Chinese: Mogadishu
  • Chinese: 哈馬
  • Chinese: 摩加迪休
  • Chinese: 摩加迪沙
  • Chinese: 木骨都束
  • Croatian: Mogadishu
  • Czech: Mogadišo
  • Czech: Mogadišu
  • Danish: Mogadishu
  • Dimli (individual language): Mogadişu
  • Dutch: Mogadishu
  • Egyptian Arabic: مقديشو
  • English: Hamar
  • English: Maqadīshū
  • English: The Seat of the Shah
  • English: Xamar
  • Esperanto: Mogadisxo
  • Esperanto: Mogadiŝo
  • Estonian: Muqdisho
  • Faroese: Mogadishu
  • Fiji Hindi: Mogadishu
  • Finnish: Mogadishu
  • French: Mogadiscio
  • Galician: Mogadixo
  • Georgian: მოგადიშო
  • German: Mogadischu
  • Greek: Μογκαντίσου
  • Greek: Μουκντίσο
  • Guarani: Mogandísio
  • Gujarati: મોગદિશુ
  • Haitian: Moukdicho
  • Hakka Chinese: Mogadishu
  • Hausa: Mogadishu
  • Hebrew: מוגדישו
  • Hindi: मोगादिशु
  • Hindi: मोगादीशू
  • Hungarian: Mogadishu
  • Icelandic: Mógadisjú
  • Ido: Mogadishu
  • Inari Sami: Mogadishu
  • Indonesian: Mogadishu
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Mogadishu
  • Interlingue: Mogadishu
  • Irish: Mogaidisiú
  • Italian: Mogadiscio
  • Japanese: モガディシオ
  • Japanese: モガディシュ
  • Javanese: Mogadishu
  • Kabiyè: Mogaadisiyo
  • Kabyle: Mugadiccu
  • Kannada: ಮೊಗಡಿಶು
  • Kannada: ಮೊಗದಿಶು
  • Kazakh: Могадишо
  • Kazakh: Могадишо қаласы
  • Kikuyu: Mogadishu
  • Kinyarwanda: Mogadishu
  • Kirghiz: Могадишо
  • Kongo: Mogadishu
  • Korean: 모가디슈
  • Kotava: Muqdisho
  • Kurdish: Mogadishu
  • Kurdish: Mogadîşu
  • Latin: Mogadiscium
  • Latvian: Mogadīšo
  • Ligurian: Mogadiscio
  • Literary Chinese: 木骨都束
  • Lithuanian: Mogadišas
  • Livvi: Mogadišo
  • Lombard: Mugadiss
  • Low German: Mogadischu
  • Luxembourgish: Mogadischu
  • Macedonian: Могадишу
  • Malagasy: Mogadishu
  • Malay: Mogadishu
  • Malayalam: മൊഗാദിഷു
  • Marathi: मोगादिशू
  • Min Dong Chinese: Mogadishu
  • Min Nan Chinese: Mogadishu
  • Mingrelian: მოგადიშო
  • Mongolian: Могадишу
  • Moroccan Arabic: موڭاديشو
  • Northern Frisian: Mogadischu
  • Norwegian: Mogadishu
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Mogadishu
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Mogadishu
  • Novial: Mogadishu
  • Occitan (post 1500): Mogadisho
  • Oriya: ମୋଗାଡ଼ିସୁ
  • Ossetian: Могадишо
  • Panjabi: ਮਕਦੀਸ਼ੂ
  • Papiamento: Mogadishu
  • Persian: موگادیشو
  • Piemontese: Mogadiss
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Mogadisho
  • Polish: Mogadiszu
  • Portuguese: Mogadíscio
  • Pushto: موګادیشو
  • Pushto: مکاديشو
  • Pushto: مګاديشو
  • Pushto: مګ ديشو
  • Quechua: Mugadishu
  • Romanian: Mogadishu
  • Russian: Могадишо
  • Sardinian: Mogadìsciu
  • Scots: Mogadishu
  • Scottish Gaelic: Mogadishu
  • Serbian: Могадишу
  • Serbo-Croatian: Mogadishu
  • Shona: Mogadishu
  • Silesian: Mogadiszu
  • Sinhala: මොගඩිෂු
  • Sinhala: මොගාඩිශු
  • Slovak: Mogadiisho
  • Slovak: Mogadišo
  • Slovenian: Mogadiš
  • Somali: Muqdisho
  • South Azerbaijani: موقادیشو
  • Spanish: Mogadiscio
  • Swahili: Mogadishu
  • Swedish: Mogadishu
  • Tagalog: Mogadishu
  • Tajik: Могадишо
  • Tamil: முக்தீசூ
  • Tamil: மொகடிசு
  • Tamil: மொகாடிஷு
  • Telugu: మోగాదీశూ
  • Thai: โมกาดิชู
  • Tibetan: མོ་ག་དི་ཤུ།
  • Turkish: Mogadişu
  • Turkmen: Mogadişu
  • Udmurt: Могадишо
  • Ukrainian: Могадішо
  • Ukrainian: Моґадішо
  • Urdu: موغادیشو
  • Uzbek: Mogadisho
  • Venetian: Mogadiscio
  • Veps: Mogadišo
  • Vietnamese: Mogadishu
  • Waray (Philippines): Mogadishu
  • Welsh: Mogadishu
  • Western Frisian: Mogadisjû
  • Western Panjabi: موگادیشو
  • Wolof: Mogadisu
  • Wu Chinese: 摩加迪沙
  • Yiddish: מאגאדישו
  • Yoruba: Mogadishu
  • Yue Chinese: 摩加迪沙
  • Zulu: Mogadishu
  • Magadiscio
  • Maqdishu
  • Mogadish
  • Muqdishow
  • Muqdisho مقديشو
  • Muqdishu

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