Gelugor is a southern suburb of in , . Named after a plant species, Gelugor lies along the eastern seaboard of Penang Island, between and , and nearly 5 km south of the city centre.

Notable Places in the Area

Apartment building
is a shopping mall at Gelugor, a southern suburb of in , .

Lam Wah Ee Hospital is a 700 bedded tertiary acute care hospital located at 141 Jalan Tan Sri Teh Ewe Lim, , . is situated 2½ km north of Gelugor.

, abbreviated as LWENC, is a private nursing college located in , , affiliated to . is situated 2½ km north of Gelugor.

Shopping center
is the largest shopping mall in Penang, Malaysia. is situated 4 km south of Gelugor. Photo: EricOng, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is a residential neighbourhood at the eastern coast of Penang Island in , about 6.7 km south of the centre of , 's capital city, and adjacent to the Gelugor suburb. Photo: CK Tan, CC BY 3.0.

is a residential neighbourhood within the city of in , . Photo: Semi-auto, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a suburb of in , . Photo: Visnu92, CC BY-SA 3.0.


5.3684° or 5° 22' 6.1" north
100.31° or 100° 18' 36" east
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Also Known As

  • Chinese: 牛汝莪
  • Dutch: Gelugor
  • Esperanto: Gelugor
  • French: Gelugor
  • German: Gelugor
  • Hebrew: גלוגור
  • Japanese: グルゴール
  • Malay (generic): Gelugor
  • Persian: گلوگور
  • Polish: Gelugor
  • Tamil: குளுகோர்
  • Vietnamese: Gelugor

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