Nepal

Nepal is a landlocked country in the in . It has eight of the world's 10 highest peaks, including , the world's tallest, on the border with , as well as , the birthplace of Gautama Buddha, the founder of Buddhism.
Photo: NASA, Public domain.

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is the largest city and capital of Nepal and the namesake of the . Photo: Xiquinho, Public domain.

The is a region of 600km² in the Bagmati zone in central Nepal. Photo: Ritesh Man Tamrakar, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The region is an area in western Nepal where some of the most popular treks are located. Photo: Dmottl, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a region of northeastern Nepal on the Nepalese side of . Photo: Snowmanstudios, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The is the northernmost region of Nepal. It includes eight of the world's ten highest peaks, including the world's tallest - . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The consists of the western part of the Tarai Mountain Range in Nepal. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The are a hill range in Nepal, split between the and the Mountain Range. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The consists of the eastern part of the Tarai Mountain Range in Nepal. Photo: Adutta.np, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Terai or is a lowland region in northern and southern Nepal that lies south of the outer foothills of the , the Sivalik Hills, and north of the . Photo: Barunkhanal, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Nepal

Latitude of center
28° or 28° north
Longitude of center
84° or 84° east
Population
29,500,000
Elevation
1,041 metres (3,415 feet)
Capital
Area
140,800 km² (54,363 miles²)
Currency
Rupee (NPR)
Phone code
977
Internet domain
.np
Open­Street­Map ID
node 249399402
Geo­Names ID
1282988
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Nepal
  • Achinese: Nèpal
  • Adyghe; Adygei: Непал
  • Afar: Nepal
  • Afrikaans: Nepal
  • Akan: Nɛpɔl
  • Albanian: Nepal
  • Albanian: Nepali
  • Amharic: ኔፓል
  • Arabic: Nepal
  • Arabic: النيبال
  • Arabic: نيبال
  • Aragonese: Nepal
  • Armenian: Նեպալ
  • Armenian: Նեպալի Դաշնային Ժողովրդավարական Հանրապետություն
  • Armenian: Նեփալ
  • Assamese: নেপাল
  • Asturian; Bable: Nepal
  • Atayal: Nepal
  • Awadhi: नेपाल
  • Azerbaijani: Nepal
  • Balinese: Népal
  • Bambara: Nepali
  • Banjar: Nepal
  • Bashkir: Непал
  • Basque: Nepal
  • Bavarian: Nepal
  • Belarusian: Непал
  • Belarusian: Нэпал
  • Bengali: নেপাল
  • Bhojpuri: नेपाल
  • Bhojpuri: सङ्घीय लोकतान्त्रिक गणतन्त्र नेपाल
  • Bihari : नेपाल
  • Bishnupriya: নেপাল
  • Bislama: Nepal
  • Bosnian: Nepal
  • Breton: Nepal
  • Bulgarian: Непал
  • Bulgarian: Федеративна демократична република Непал
  • Burmese: နီပေါ
  • Burmese: နီပေါနိုင်ငံ
  • Catalan: Nepal
  • Catalan: República Federal Democràtica del Nepal
  • Cebuano: Nepal
  • Central Bicolano: Nepal
  • Central Kurdish: نیپال
  • Chavacano: Nepal
  • Chechen: Непал
  • Chinese: Níbóěr
  • Chinese: Nî-pô-lô
  • Chinese: 尼泊尔 / 尼泊爾
  • Chinese: 尼泊尔
  • Chinese: 尼泊爾
  • Chuvash: Непал
  • Cornish: Nepal
  • Crimean Turkish; Crimean Tatar: Nepal
  • Croatian: Nepal
  • Czech: Federativní demokratická republika Nepál
  • Czech: Nepál
  • Danish: Nepal
  • Dimli: Nepal
  • Divehi: ނޭޕާލް
  • Dutch: NP
  • Dutch: NPL
  • Dutch: Nepal
  • Dzongkha: བལ་ཡུལ
  • Dzongkha: བལ་ཡུལ་
  • Eastern Mari: Непал
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: نيبال
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Nepal
  • English: Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal
  • English: NEP
  • English: NP
  • English: NPL
  • English: 🇳🇵
  • Erzya: Непал Мастор
  • Esperanto: Federacia Demokratia Respubliko Nepalo
  • Esperanto: Nepalo
  • Estonian: Nepaal
  • Estonian: Nepal
  • Estonian: Nepali Demokraatlik Liitvabariik
  • Ewe: Nepal nutome
  • Extremaduran: Nepal
  • Faroese: Nepal
  • Fijian: Nepal
  • Fijian Hindustani: Nepal
  • Finnish: Nepal
  • Finnish: Nepalin demokraattinen liittotasavalta
  • Franco-Provençal: Nèpal
  • French: NEP
  • French: NP
  • French: NPL
  • French: Népal
  • French: République démocratique fédérale du Népal
  • French: la République démocratique fédérale du Népal
  • French: np
  • French: 🇳🇵
  • Frisian: Nepal
  • Fulah: Nepaal
  • Fulah: Nepal
  • Gaelic (Scots): Neapàl
  • Gagauz: Nepal
  • Gallegan: Nepal - नेपाल अधिराज्य
  • Gallegan: Nepal
  • Ganda: Nepal
  • Ganda: Nepalo
  • Georgian: ნეპალი
  • German: Demokratische Bundesrepublik Nepal
  • German: Nepal
  • Goanese Konkani: Nepal
  • Goanese Konkani: नेपाळ
  • Greek: Νεπάλ
  • Greek: Ομοσπονδιακή Λαϊκή Δημοκρατία του Νεπάλ
  • Guarani: Nepal
  • Guianese Creole French: Népal
  • Gujarati: નેપાળ
  • Haitian; Haitian Creole: Nepal
  • Hakka Chinese: Nepal
  • Hausa: Nefal
  • Hausa: Nepal
  • Hausa: Nepala
  • Hawaiian: Nepala
  • Hebrew: נפאל
  • Hindi: नेपाल
  • Hindi: सङ्घीय लोकतान्त्रिक गणतन्त्र नेपाल
  • Hungarian: Nepál
  • Hungarian: Nepáli Szövetségi Demokratikus Köztársaság
  • Icelandic: Nepal
  • Ido: Nepal
  • Igbo: Nepal
  • Iloko: Nepal
  • Inari Sami: Nepal
  • Inari Sami: Nepal demokraatlâš littotäsiväldi
  • Indonesian: Nepal
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Nepal
  • Interlingue: Nepal
  • Irish: Neipeal
  • Italian: Nepal
  • Jamaican Creole English: Nepal
  • Japanese: ネパール
  • Japanese: ネパール王国
  • Japanese: ネパール連邦民主共和国
  • Javanese: Népal
  • Kabiyé: Nepaalɩ
  • Kalaallisut: Nepal
  • Kalmyk; Oirat: Балвудин Улсин Ниицәтә Орн
  • Kalmyk; Oirat: Непал Улусин Ниицәтә Орн
  • Kannada: ನೇಪಾಳ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Nepal
  • Karachay-Balkar: Непал
  • Kashmiri: نیپال
  • Kashmiri: नेपाल
  • Kashubian: Nepal
  • Kazakh: Непал
  • Khmer: នេប៉ាល់
  • Kikuyu: Nepal
  • Kikuyu: Nepali
  • Kinyarwanda: Nepali
  • Kirghiz: Непал
  • Komi: Непал
  • Kongo: Nepal
  • Korean: 네팔
  • Kurdish: Nepal
  • Kurdish: نیپال
  • Ladino: Nepal
  • Lao: Nepal
  • Lao: ປະເທດເນປານ
  • Lao: ເນປານ
  • Latin: Nepalia
  • Latvian: Nepāla
  • Letzeburgesch: Nepal
  • Lezghian: Непал
  • Ligurian: Nepal
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Nepal
  • Lingala: Nepáli
  • Lingala: Nepálɛ
  • Lithuanian: Nepalas
  • Livvi: Nepal
  • Lojban: nepal
  • Lombard: Nepal
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Nepal
  • Luba-Katanga: Nepálɛ
  • Macedo Romanian: Nepal
  • Macedonian: Непал
  • Madurese: Nepal
  • Maithili: नेपाल
  • Maithili: सङ्घीय लोकतान्त्रिक गणतन्त्र नेपाल
  • Malagasy: Nepal
  • Malagasy: Nepala
  • Malagasy: Nepaly
  • Malay (generic): Nepal
  • Malay (generic): نيڤل
  • Malayalam: നേപ്പാൾ
  • Maltese: Nepal
  • Maltese: Repubblika Demokratika Federali tan-Nepal
  • Maltese: in-Nepal
  • Manx: Nepaal
  • Maori: Nepōra
  • Marathi: नेपाळ
  • Mazanderani: نپال
  • Min Dong Chinese: Nepal
  • Min Nan Chinese: Nepal
  • Min Nan Chinese: Nî-po̍h-ní
  • Minangkabau: Nepal
  • Mingrelian: ნეპალი
  • Mirandese: Nepal
  • Mongolian: Балба
  • Moroccan Spoken Arabic: نيپال
  • Nauru: Nepar
  • Navajo: Dziłghą́ąʼdi Naakaii Dootłʼizhí Bikéyah
  • Ndebele, North: Nephali
  • Nepali: Nepāl
  • Nepali: Sańghīya Loktāntrik Gaṇatantra Nepāl
  • Nepali: नेपाः
  • Nepali: नेपाल
  • Nepali: संघिय लोकतान्त्रिक गणतन्त्रात्मक नेपाल
  • Nepali: संघीय लोकतान्त्रिक गणतन्त्र नेपाल
  • Nepali: स‌ंघिय लोकतान्त्रिक गणतन्त्र नेपाल
  • Newari: नेपाः
  • Northern Frisian: Nepaal
  • Northern Luri: نپال
  • Northern Sami: Nepal
  • Northern Sami: Nepala demokráhtalaš lihttodásseváldi
  • Northern Sami: Nepal demokráhtalaš lihttodásseváldi
  • Norwegian: Nepal
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Den føderale demokratiske republikken Nepal
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Nepal
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Nepal
  • Novial: Nepal
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Nepal
  • Oriya: ନେପାଳ
  • Oromo: Neeppaal
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Непал
  • Pali: नेपाल
  • Pampanga: Nepal
  • Pangasinan: Nepal
  • Panjabi: ਨੇਪਾਲ
  • Papiamento: Nepal
  • Persian: نپال
  • Picard: Népal
  • Piemontese: Nepal
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Nepal
  • Polish: Nepal
  • Portuguese: Nepal
  • Portuguese: República Federal Democrática do Nepal
  • Pushto: نيپال
  • Pushto: نیپال
  • Quechua: Nepal
  • Quechua: Nipal
  • Raeto-Romance: Nepal
  • Romanian: Nepal
  • Rundi: Nepali
  • Russia Buriat: Балба
  • Russian: Непал
  • Russian: Федеративная Демократическая Республика Непал
  • Rusyn: Непал
  • Samoan: Nepal
  • Sango: Nëpâli
  • Sanskrit: नेपालदेशः
  • Santali: ᱱᱮᱯᱟᱞ
  • Santali: ᱱᱮᱯᱟᱲ
  • Sardinian: Nepal
  • Schwyzerdütsch: Nepal
  • Scots: Nepal
  • Serbian: Nepal
  • Serbian: Непал
  • Serbo-Croatian: Nepal
  • Shan: မိူင်းၼေႇပေႃး
  • Shona: Nepal
  • Sicilian: Nepal
  • Sindhi: نيپال
  • Sinhalese: නේපාලය
  • Skolt Sami: Nepaal demokraattlaž lett-tääʹssväʹldd
  • Skolt Sami: Nepal
  • Slovak: Nepál
  • Slovenian: Nepal
  • Somali: Nebaal
  • Somali: Nebal
  • Sorbian, Lower: Nepal
  • Sorbian, Upper: Nepal
  • South Azerbaijani: نپال
  • Spanish: Nepal
  • Spanish: Republica Federal Democratica de Nepal
  • Spanish: República Federal Democrática de Nepal
  • Sundanese: Nepal
  • Sundanese: Népal
  • Swahili (generic): Nepal
  • Swati: INephali
  • Swedish: Demokratiska förbundsrepubliken Nepal
  • Swedish: Nepal
  • Tagalog: Nepal
  • Tajik: Непал
  • Tamil: நேபாளம்
  • Tamil: நேப்பாளம்
  • Taroko: Nepal
  • Tatar: Непал
  • Telugu: నేపాల్
  • Tetum: Nepál
  • Thai: ประเทศเนปาล
  • Thai: เนปาล
  • Tibetan: བལ་ཡུལ་
  • Tibetan: བལ་ཡུལ།
  • Tigrinya: ኔፓል
  • Tok Pisin: Nepal
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Nepali
  • Tosk Albanian: Nepal
  • Tsonga: Nepal
  • Tulu: ನೇಪಾಳ
  • Tumbuka: Nepal
  • Tunisian Spoken Arabic: نيپال
  • Turkish: Nepal
  • Turkmen: Nepal
  • Twi: Nepal
  • Udmurt: Непал
  • Uighur: نېپال
  • Ukrainian: Непал
  • Urdu: نیپال
  • Uzbek: Nepal
  • Venetian: Nèpal
  • Veps: Nepal
  • Vietnamese: Nepal
  • Vietnamese: Nê-pan (Nepal)
  • Vietnamese: Nê-pan
  • Vietnamese: Nước cộng hòa Dân chủ Liên bang Nepal
  • Vlax Romani: नेपाल
  • Volapük: Nepalän
  • Waray (Philippines): Nepal
  • Welsh: Nepal
  • Western Balochi: نیپال
  • Western Panjabi: نیپال
  • Wolof: Nepaal
  • Wu Chinese: 尼泊尔
  • Yakut: Непал
  • Yiddish: נעפּאַל
  • Yiddish: נעפאל
  • Yoruba: Nepa
  • Yoruba: Nepal
  • Yue Chinese: 尼泊爾
  • Zeeuws: Nepal
  • Zhuang: Nepal
  • Zulu: Nepal
  • Zulu: i-Nepal
  • Kingdom of Nepal
  • Nepals
  • Sanghiya Loktantrik Ganatantratmak Nepāl
  • State of Nepal

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