New Britain

New Britain is the largest in the , part of the Islands Region of . It is separated from by a northwest corner of the Solomon Sea and from by St.
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is the former provincial capital of East New Britain in . Photo: Thilver, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is the capital of the province of West New Britain in , and the largest settlement on the island. Photo: Kimbe, CC BY-SA 3.0.

New Britain

Latitude of center
-5.7431° or 5° 44' 35.1" south
Longitude of center
150.7716° or 150° 46' 17.6" east
Population
514,000
Elevation
649 metres (2129 feet)
Geo­Names ID
2089703

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Nieu-Brittanje
  • Arabic: Bag-o nga Britanya
  • Arabic: بريطانيا الجديدة
  • Arabic: جزيرة نيو بريتين
  • Armenian: Նոր Բրիտանիա
  • Asturian: Nueva Bretaña
  • Azerbaijani: Yeni Britaniya
  • Bashkir: Яңы Британия
  • Basque: Bretainia Berria
  • Basque: Britainia Berria
  • Belarusian: Востраў Новая Брытанія
  • Belarusian: Новая Брытанія
  • Breton: Breizh-Nevez
  • Breton: New Britain
  • Breton: Preden-Nevez
  • Bulgarian: Нова Британия
  • Catalan: New Britain
  • Catalan: Nova Bretanya
  • Catalan: Nova Britània
  • Cebuano: New Britain
  • Chinese: 新不列顛
  • Chinese: 新不列顛島
  • Chinese: 新不列颠岛
  • Croatian: New Britain
  • Czech: Nová Británie
  • Danish: New Britain
  • Danish: Ny Britannien
  • Dimli (individual language): Britanya Newiye
  • Dutch: Nieuw-Brittanie
  • Dutch: Nieuw-Brittanië
  • Dutch: Nieuw-Brittannie
  • Dutch: Nieuw-Brittannië
  • Egyptian Arabic: جزيره نيو بريتين
  • English: New Britain (Papua New Guinea)
  • Esperanto: Nova Britio
  • Esperanto: Novbritio
  • Estonian: Uus-Britannia
  • Estonian: Uus-Britannia saar
  • Finnish: Uusi-Britannia
  • French: New Britain
  • French: Nouvelle-Bretagne
  • French: Nouvelle Bretagne
  • Galician: Nova Bretaña
  • Georgian: ახალი ბრიტანეთი
  • German: Neu-Britannien
  • German: Neu-Pommern
  • German: Neubritannien
  • German: Neupommern
  • Greek: Νέα Βρετανία
  • Hebrew: בריטניה החדשה
  • Hungarian: Új-Britannia
  • Icelandic: Nýja-Bretland
  • Indonesian: Britania Baru
  • Irish: An Nua-Bhreatain
  • Italian: Nuova Bretagna
  • Italian: Nuova Britannia
  • Japanese: ニューブリテン
  • Japanese: ニューブリテン島
  • Kazakh: Жаңа Британия
  • Korean: 뉴브리튼
  • Korean: 뉴브리튼섬
  • Latin: Nova Britannia
  • Latvian: Jaunbritānija
  • Latvian: Jaunā Britānija
  • Lithuanian: Naujoji Britanija
  • Macedonian: Нова Британија
  • Macedonian: Нова Померанија
  • Macedonian: Ново Поморје
  • Marathi: न्यू ब्रिटन
  • Norwegian: New Britain
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Neu Pommern
  • Norwegian Bokmål: New Britain
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: New Britain
  • Persian: بریتانیای نو
  • Polish: Nowa Brytania
  • Portuguese: Nova Bretanha
  • Romanian: Insula Noua Britanie
  • Romanian: New Britain
  • Romanian: Noua Britanie
  • Russian: Новая Британия
  • Scots: New Breetain
  • Scottish Gaelic: Breatainn Nuadh
  • Serbian: Neu Pommern
  • Serbian: New Britain
  • Serbian: New Pomerania
  • Serbian: Нова Британија
  • Serbian: Нова Померанија
  • Serbo-Croatian: Nova Britanija
  • Slovak: New Britain
  • Slovenian: Nova Britanija
  • Spanish: Nueva Bretana
  • Spanish: Nueva Bretaña
  • Spanish: Nueva Pomerania
  • Swahili: Niu Briten
  • Swedish: New Britain Island
  • Swedish: New Britainön
  • Swedish: Niu Briten
  • Swiss German: Neibritannie
  • Tagalog: Bagong Britanya
  • Tagalog: New Britain
  • Tamil: நியூ பிரிட்டன்
  • Thai: นิวบริเตน
  • Tok Pisin: New Britain
  • Tok Pisin: Niu Briten
  • Tok Pisin: Nu Briten
  • Tosk Albanian: Neubritannien
  • Turkish: New Britain
  • Turkish: Yeni Britanya
  • Turkish: Yeni Britanya Adası
  • Ukrainian: Нова Британія
  • Vietnamese: New Britain
  • Vietnamese: Đảo New Britain
  • Waray (Philippines): Bag-o nga Britanya
  • Waray (Philippines): New Britain
  • Welsh: New Britain
  • Welsh: Prydain Newydd
  • Western Mari: У Британи
  • Western Panjabi: نواں برطانیہ
  • Wu Chinese: 新不列颠
  • Yue Chinese: 新不列顛
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