Montevideo

Montevideo is the capital city of , located on the east bank of the Rio de la Plata. Though sometimes overlooked beside nearby , Montevideo is a significant city in its own right: it's the cultural and political center of the country, home to well over a million people, more than ten times the size of the next largest Uruguayan city.

Notable Places in the Area

Government office
, Mercosul, or Ñemby Ñemuha, officially Southern Common Market, is a trade bloc established by the Treaty of Asunción in 1991 and Protocol of Ouro Preto in 1994. Photo: Fedaro, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
is a building in Montevideo, , located at the intersection of and . Photo: Coolcaesar, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
was a multi-use stadium in Montevideo, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The is a monumental building, meeting place of the General Assembly of Uruguay, and the seat of the legislative branch of the Uruguayan government. Photo: Coolcaesar, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a barrio of Montevideo, . Photo: Hoverfish, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
is a barrio of Montevideo, . Photo: Hoverfish, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
is the name of the oldest part of the city of Montevideo, capital city of . Photo: Eduardo Ruggieri, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Montevideo

Latitude
-34.9059° or 34° 54' 21.2" south
Longitude
-56.1913° or 56° 11' 28.7" west
Population
1,320,000
IATA airport code
MVD
United Nations Location Code
UY MVD
Elevation
34 metres (112 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 296140043
Geo­Names ID
3441575
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Монтевидео
  • Achinese: Montevideo
  • Afar: Montevideo
  • Afrikaans: Montevideo
  • Akan: Montevideo
  • Albanian: Montevideo
  • Amharic: ሞንቴቪዴዎ
  • Arabic: Montevideo
  • Arabic: مونتفيدو
  • Arabic: مونتيفيديو
  • Aragonese: Montevideo
  • Armenian: Մոնտեվիդեո
  • Armenian: Մոնտևիդեո
  • Asturian: Montevidéu
  • Aymara: Muntividëw
  • Azerbaijani: Montevideo
  • Bashkir: Монтевидео
  • Basque: Montevideo
  • Bavarian: Montevideo
  • Belarusian: Мантэвідэа
  • Belarusian: Мантэвідэо
  • Belarusian: Монтэвідэо
  • Bengali: মন্টেভিডিও
  • Bengali: মোন্তেবিদেও
  • Bosnian: Montevideo
  • Breton: Montevideo
  • Bulgarian: Монтевидео
  • Burmese: မွန်တီဗစ်ဒီအိုမြို့
  • Catalan: Montevideo
  • Cebuano: Montevideo
  • Central Bikol: Montevideo
  • Chavacano: Montevideo ciudad
  • Chechen: Монтевидео
  • Chinese: Montevideo
  • Chinese: 蒙得維的亞
  • Chinese: 蒙得维的亚
  • Chinese: 蒙特維多
  • Chuvash: Монтевидео
  • Corsican: Montevideo
  • Croatian: Montevideo
  • Czech: Montevideo
  • Danish: Montevideo
  • Dimli (individual language): Montevideo
  • Dutch: Montevideo
  • Egyptian Arabic: مونتيڤيدييو
  • Esperanto: Montevideo
  • Estonian: Montevideo
  • Fiji Hindi: Montevideo
  • Fijian: Montevideo
  • Fijian: Motevideo
  • Finnish: Montevideo
  • French: Montevideo
  • French: San Felipe y Santiago de Montevideo
  • Gagauz: Montevideo
  • Galician: Montevideo
  • Georgian: მონტევიდეო
  • German: Montevideo
  • Greek: Μοντεβιδέο
  • Guarani: Montevideo
  • Gujarati: મોન્ટેવીડિયો
  • Haitian: Montevideo
  • Hakka Chinese: Montevideo
  • Hausa: Montevideo
  • Hawaiian: Montevideo
  • Hebrew: מונטווידאו
  • Hindi: मोण्टेवीडियो
  • Hungarian: Montevideo
  • Icelandic: Montevídeó
  • Ido: Montevideo
  • Indonesian: Montevideo
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Montevideo
  • Interlingue: Montevideo
  • Irish: Montevideo
  • Italian: Montevideo
  • Japanese: モンテビデオ
  • Japanese: モンテヴィデオ
  • Kalaallisut: Montevideo
  • Kannada: ಮಾಂಟೇವಿಡಿಯೋ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Montevideo
  • Kazakh: Монтевидео
  • Kazakh: Монтевидео қаласы
  • Kinyarwanda: Montevideo
  • Kirghiz: Монтевидео
  • Kongo: Montevideo
  • Korean: 몬떼비데오
  • Korean: 몬테비데오
  • Kurdish: Montevideo
  • Ladino: Montevideo
  • Latin: Urbs Montis Videi
  • Latvian: Montevideo
  • Lezghian: Монтевидео
  • Ligurian: Montevideo
  • Lingala: Montevideo
  • Lithuanian: Montevidėjas
  • Livvi: Montevideo
  • Lombard: Montevideo
  • Low German: Montevideo
  • Luxembourgish: Montevideo
  • Macedo-Romanian: Montevideo
  • Macedonian: Монтевидео
  • Malagasy: Montevideo
  • Malay: Montevideo
  • Malayalam: മൊണ്ടേവീഡിയോ
  • Maltese: Montevideo
  • Maori: Mangaata
  • Marathi: मोन्तेविदेओ
  • Min Dong Chinese: Montevideo
  • Min Nan Chinese: Montevideo
  • Minangkabau: Montevideo
  • Mingrelian: მონტევიდეო
  • Mongolian: Монтевидео
  • Moroccan Arabic: مونطيڤيديو
  • Neapolitan: Montevideo
  • Northern Frisian: Montevideo
  • Northern Luri: مونته ویدئو
  • Northern Sami: Montevideo
  • Norwegian: Montevideo
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Montevideo
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Montevideo
  • Novial: Montevideo
  • Occitan (post 1500): Montevideo
  • Oriya: ମଣ୍ଟିଭିଡ଼ିଓ
  • Ossetian: Монтевидео
  • Pangasinan: Montevideo
  • Panjabi: ਮੋਂਤੇਵੀਦਿਓ
  • Papiamento: Montevidéu
  • Pennsylvania German: Montevideo
  • Persian: مونته‌ویدئ
  • Persian: مونته‌ویدئو
  • Picard: Montevideo
  • Piemontese: Montevideo
  • Polish: Montevideo
  • Portuguese: Montevidéu
  • Quechua: Montevideo
  • Romanian: Montevideo
  • Romansh: Montevideo
  • Rundi: Montevideo
  • Russian: Монтевидео
  • Rusyn: Монтевидео
  • Samogitian: Montevidiejos
  • Samogitian: Montevidėjas
  • Sardinian: Montevideo
  • Scots: Montevideo
  • Scottish Gaelic: Montevideo
  • Serbian: Монтевидео
  • Serbo-Croatian: Montevideo
  • Shan: မွၼ်တီဝိတ်ႉတေးဢူဝ်ႇ
  • Shona: Montevideo
  • Sicilian: Muntividèu
  • Silesian: Montevideo
  • Sinhala: මොන්ටෙවීඩියෝ
  • Slovak: Montevideo
  • Slovenian: Montevideo
  • South Azerbaijani: مونته‌ویدئو
  • Spanish: Montevideo
  • Spanish: San Felipe y Santiago de Montevideo
  • Swahili: Montevideo
  • Swedish: Montevideo
  • Swiss German: Montevideo
  • Tagalog: Montevideo
  • Tahitian: Montevideo
  • Tajik: Монтевидео
  • Tamil: மொண்டிவிடியோ
  • Tamil: மொண்டேவீடியோ
  • Tamil: மோன்டவிதேயோ
  • Tatar: Монтевидео
  • Telugu: మోంటేవీడియో
  • Tetum: Montevideu
  • Thai: มอนเตวิเดโอ
  • Tibetan: མཱོན་ཊི་ཝི་ཌོ།
  • Tosk Albanian: Montevideo
  • Turkish: Montevideo
  • Turkmen: Montowideo
  • Udmurt: Монтевидео
  • Uighur: مونتېۋىدېئو
  • Ukrainian: Монтевідео
  • Upper Sorbian: Montevideo
  • Urdu: مونتیبیدیو
  • Urdu: مونٹیویڈیو
  • Uzbek: Montevideo
  • Venetian: Montevideo
  • Veps: Montevideo
  • Vietnamese: Montevideo
  • Vlax Romani: Montevideo
  • Volapük: Montevideo
  • Waray (Philippines): Montevideo
  • Welsh: Montevideo
  • Western Armenian: Մոնդեվիտէօ
  • Western Frisian: Montevideo
  • Wu Chinese: 蒙得维的亚
  • Yiddish: מאנטעווידעא
  • Yoruba: Montevideo
  • Yue Chinese: 蒙特維多
  • Zhuang: Montevideo
  • Ciudad de Montevideo

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