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.


  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 1,320,000
  • IATA airport code: MVD
  • United Nations Location Code: UY MVD
  • Latitude: 34° 54' 11.8" (34.9033°) south
  • Longitude: 56° 11' 17.4" (56.1882°) west
  • Elevation: 34 meters (112 feet)
  • Wikidata: Montevideo
  • Wikimedia Commons: Montevideo

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Abkhazian: Монтевидео, Amharic: ሞንቴቪዴዎ, Arabic: مونتفيدو, Armenian: Մոնտևիդեո, Asturian: Montevidéu, Aymara: Muntividëw, Belarusian: Горад Мантэвідэа, Bengali: মোন্তেবিদেও, Bulgarian: Монтевидео, Burmese: မွန်တီဗစ်ဒီအိုမြို့, Chechen: Монтевидео, Chinese: 蒙得维的亚, Chinese: 蒙特維多, French: Montevideo, Georgian: მონტევიდეო, German: Montevideo, Greek: Μοντεβιδέο, Hebrew: מונטווידאו, Hindi: मोण्टेवीडियो, Icelandic: Montevídeó, Italian: Montevideo, Japanese: モンテビデオ, Kazakh: Монтевидео, Kirghiz: Монтевидео, Korean: 몬테비데오, Latin: Urbs Montis Videi, Lezghian: Монтевидео, Lithuanian: Montevidėjas, Macedonian: Монтевидео
Malayalam: മൊണ്ടേവീഡിയോ, Marathi: मोन्तेविदेओ, Mingrelian: მონტევიდეო, Northern Luri: مونته ویدئو, Oriya (macrolanguage): ମଣ୍ଟିଭିଡ଼ିଓ, Ossetian: Монтевидео, Panjabi: ਮੋਂਤੇਵੀਦਿਓ, Papiamento: Montevidéu, Persian: مونته‌ویدئ, Persian: مونته‌ویدئو, Portuguese: Montevidéu, Russian: Монтевидео, Samogitian: Montevidiejos, Serbian: Монтевидео, Sicilian: Muntividèu, South Azerbaijani: مونته‌ویدئو, Spanish: Montevideo, Tamil: மொண்டேவீடியோ, Tatar: Монтевидео, Tetum: Montevideu, Thai: มอนเตวิเดโอ, Tibetan: མཱོན་ཊི་ཝི་ཌོ།, Uighur: مونتېۋىدېئو, Ukrainian: Монтевідео, Urdu: مونتیبیدیو, Yiddish: מאנטעווידעא, Yue Chinese: 蒙特維多, Ciudad de Montevideo

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