New Mexico

New Mexico, the Land of Enchantment, is a state in the . It became a Spanish colony after conquistadors arrived in the 16th century, then a Mexican territory until the Mexican-American War of the 1840s, and then an American territory until it achieved statehood in 1912.
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is Georgia O'Keeffe country — the high desert with the amazing colors. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a vibrant, sprawling city near the of New Mexico. Photo: Danae Hurst, CC BY 2.0.

, founded in 1607, is the capital of the state of New Mexico and its principal tourist… Photo: M.Bucka, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Southwestern New Mexico is the state's most diverse region, though not its most populous. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

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Southeastern New Mexico is a region of the state of New Mexico in the . Photo: Chitrapa, Public domain.

is the region of the state containing and vicinity. Photo: Dschwen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a very rural region bordering the and southern . Photo: Nationalparks, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a region in the state of New Mexico in the United States. Photo: Transity, CC BY-SA 3.0.

New Mexico

Latitude of center
34.5708° or 34° 34' 14.9" north
Longitude of center
-105.993° or 105° 59' 34.8" west
Population
2,060,000
Abbreviation
NM
Elevation
6198 feet (1889 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 316973967
Geo­Names ID
5481136
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Miksik Amaynut
  • Afrikaans: New Mexico
  • Afrikaans: Nieu-Meksiko
  • Albanian: New Mexico
  • Albanian: Nju Meksiko
  • Amharic: ኒው ሜክሲኮ
  • Arabic: New Mexico
  • Arabic: نيومكسيكو
  • Aragonese: Nuevo Mexico
  • Armenian: Նյու Մեքսիկո
  • Arpitan: Novél-Mexique
  • Asturian: Nuevo México
  • Asturian: Nuevu Méxicu
  • Aymara: New Mïxiku suyu
  • Azerbaijani: Nyu-Meksiko
  • Basque: Mexiko Berria
  • Bavarian: New Mexico
  • Belarusian: Нью-Мексіка
  • Belarusian: Нью-Мэксыка
  • Belarusian: Штат Нью-Мексіка
  • Bengali: নিউ মেক্সিকো
  • Bhojpuri: न्यू मैक्सिको
  • Bishnupriya: নিউ মেক্সিকো
  • Bislama: Niu Mexico
  • Bosnian: NM
  • Bosnian: New Mexico
  • Bosnian: Novi Meksiko
  • Breton: Mec'hiko Nevez
  • Breton: New Mexico
  • Bulgarian: Ню Мексико
  • Burmese: နယူးမက္ကဆီကိုပြည်နယ်
  • Catalan: Nou Mèxic
  • Cebuano: New Mexico
  • Central Bikol: Nueva Mehiko
  • Central Kurdish: نیومەکسیکۆ
  • Chavacano: New Mexico
  • Chechen: Нью-Мексико
  • Cherokee: ᏍᏆᏂᏤᏍᏛᎢ
  • Chinese: New Mexico
  • Chinese: 新墨西哥州
  • Chuvash: Çĕнĕ Мексика
  • Cornish: Meksiko Nowydh
  • Corsican: Messicu Novu
  • Corsican: New Mexico
  • Corsican: Novu Messicu
  • Corsican: Nuevo México
  • Crimean Tatar: Nyu Meksiko
  • Croatian: Novi Meksiko
  • Czech: Nové Mexiko
  • Czech: State of New Mexico
  • Danish: New Mexico
  • Danish: Nuevo México
  • Dimli (individual language): New Mexico
  • Dutch: New Mexico
  • Eastern Mari: Нью-Мексико
  • Egyptian Arabic: نيو مكسيكو
  • English: Land of Enchantment
  • English: N.M.
  • English: N. Mex.
  • English: NM
  • English: New Mexico, United States
  • English: Nuevo México
  • English: State of New Mexico
  • Esperanto: NM
  • Esperanto: Nov-Meksiko
  • Esperanto: Novmeksiko
  • Esperanto: Ŝtato Nov-Meksiko
  • Estonian: New Mexico
  • Faroese: New Mexico
  • Fiji Hindi: New Mexico
  • Finnish: New Mexico
  • French: New Mexico
  • French: Nouveau-Mexique
  • French: Nouveau Mexique
  • French: État du Nouveau-Mexique
  • Gagauz: New Mexico
  • Galician: Novo México
  • Georgian: ნიუ-მექსიკო
  • German: Neumexiko
  • German: New Mexico
  • Gothic: 𐌽𐌹𐌿 𐌼𐌰𐌹𐌺𐍃𐌴𐌹𐌺𐍉
  • Greek: Νέο Μεξικό
  • Guarani: Méhiko Pyahu
  • Guarani: Pyahu Méjiko
  • Gujarati: ન્યૂ મેક્સિકો
  • Haitian: Nou Meksiko
  • Haitian: Nouvo Meksik
  • Hakka Chinese: New Mexico
  • Hakka Chinese: Néu Me̍t-sî-kô
  • Hausa: New Mexico
  • Hausa: Nū Mekiko
  • Hawaiian: Nū Mekiko
  • Hebrew: ניו מקסיקו
  • Hindi: नया मेक्सिको
  • Hindi: न्यू मेक्सिको
  • Hungarian: New Mexico
  • Hungarian: Új-Mexikó
  • Icelandic: New Mexico
  • Ido: Nova-Mexikia
  • Igbo: Nú Mézíkọ
  • Iloko: New Mexico
  • Inari Sami: New Mexico
  • Indonesian: New Mexico
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): New Mexico
  • Inupiaq: Tchiaq Mexiqo
  • Irish: Nua-Mheicsiceo
  • Italian: New Mexico
  • Italian: Nuovo Messico
  • Japanese: ニューメキシコ
  • Japanese: ニューメキシコ州
  • Japanese: ニュー・メキシコ
  • Japanese: ヌエボ・メヒコ
  • Japanese: ヌエボ・メヒコ州
  • Javanese: New Mexico
  • Kabiyè: Niwu Mɛksikii
  • Kabyle: Miksik Amaynut
  • Kalmyk: Нью-Мексико
  • Kalmyk: Шин Меексик
  • Kannada: ಹೊಸ ಮೆಕ್ಸಿಕೋ
  • Kazakh: Нью-Мексико
  • Kirghiz: Нью-Мексико
  • Korean: 뉴멕시코
  • Korean: 뉴멕시코 주
  • Korean: 뉴멕시코주
  • Kurdish: New Mexico
  • Ladino: Muevo Meksiko
  • Ladino: Nuevo México
  • Lao: New Mexico
  • Latin: Novum Mexicum
  • Latvian: Ņūmeksika
  • Ligurian: Noeuvo Mescico
  • Limburgan: New Mexico
  • Lingua Franca Nova: New Mexico
  • Literary Chinese: 新墨西哥州
  • Lithuanian: Naujoji Meksika
  • Lombard: Növ Messich
  • Low German: Nee-Mexiko
  • Low German: Niej-Mexiko
  • Low German: Niej Mexiko
  • Luxembourgish: New Mexico
  • Macedonian: Ново Мексико
  • Maithili: न्यू मेक्सिको
  • Malagasy: New Mexico
  • Malay: New Mexico
  • Malayalam: ന്യൂ മെക്സിക്കോ
  • Manx: New Mexico
  • Maori: Hou Mehiko
  • Maori: New Mexico
  • Marathi: न्यू मेक्सिको
  • Mazanderani: نیومکزیکو
  • Min Dong Chinese: New Mexico
  • Min Nan Chinese: New Mexico
  • Mingrelian: ნიუ-მექსიკო
  • Mongolian: Нью-Мексико
  • Nauru: New Mexico
  • Navajo: Yootó Hahoodzo
  • Nepali: न्यु मेक्सिको
  • Nepali: न्यू मेक्सिको
  • Newari: न्यु मेक्सिको
  • Newari: न्हु मेक्सिको
  • Northern Frisian: New Mexico
  • Northern Luri: نیومکزیکو
  • Northern Sami: New Mexico
  • Norwegian: New Mexico
  • Norwegian Bokmål: N.M.
  • Norwegian Bokmål: NM
  • Norwegian Bokmål: New Mexico
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: New Mexico
  • Occitan (post 1500): Nòu Mexic
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܢܝܘ ܡܝܟܣܝܟܘ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Nīwe Mexico
  • Ossetian: Нью-Мексико
  • Pali: न्हु मेक्सिको
  • Pampanga: New Mexico
  • Panjabi: ਨਿਊ ਮੈਕਸੀਕੋ
  • Papiamento: New Mexico
  • Persian: نیومکزیکو
  • Picard: New Mexico
  • Picard: Nouvieu-Messike
  • Piemontese: Neuv Méssich
  • Polish: Nowy Meksyk
  • Portuguese: Novo México
  • Pushto: نیو مکسیکو
  • Quechua: Musuq Mishiku suyu
  • Romanian: New Mexico
  • Romansh: New Mexico
  • Russia Buriat: Нью-Мексико
  • Russian: Новая Мексика
  • Russian: Нью-Мексико
  • Russian: Нью-Мехико
  • Samoan: Niu Mekisikō
  • Samogitian: Nauja Meksėka
  • Sanskrit: न्‍यू मेक्‍सिको
  • Sardinian: Nou Mèssicu
  • Saterfriesisch: New Mexico
  • Scots: New Mexico
  • Scottish Gaelic: Meagsago Nuadh
  • Serbian: Нови Мексико
  • Serbo-Croatian: Novi Meksiko
  • Sicilian: New Mexico
  • Sicilian: Novu Mèssicu
  • Silesian: Nowy Meksyk
  • Sinhala: නිව් මෙක්සිකෝ
  • Slovak: Nové Mexiko
  • Slovenian: Nova Mehika
  • Somali: Meksiko Cusub
  • South Azerbaijani: نیومکزیکو ایالتی
  • Spanish: New Mexico
  • Spanish: Nuevo Méjico
  • Spanish: Nuevo México
  • Swahili: New Mexico
  • Swedish: New Mexico
  • Swedish: Nya Mexico
  • Swedish: Nya Mexiko
  • Tagalog: Bagong Mehiko
  • Tagalog: New Mexico
  • Tajik: Ню-Мексико
  • Tamil: நியூ மெக்சிகோ
  • Tamil: நியூ மெக்ஸிகோ
  • Tatar: Нью-Мексико
  • Telugu: న్యూ మెక్సికో
  • Thai: รัฐนิวเม็กซิโก
  • Tibetan: མེག་སི་ཀོ་གསར་མ།
  • Turkish: New Mexico
  • Uighur: Yéngi Méksika Shitati
  • Ukrainian: Нью-Мексико
  • Upper Sorbian: New Mexico
  • Urdu: نیو میکسیکو
  • Uzbek: N'yu-Meksiko
  • Uzbek: Nyu-Meksiko
  • Venetian: New Mexico
  • Vietnamese: New Mexico
  • Volapük: New Mexico
  • Volapük: Nula-Mäxikän
  • Waray (Philippines): New Mexico
  • Waray (Philippines): Nuevo México
  • Welsh: Mecsico Newydd
  • Welsh: New Mexico
  • Western Frisian: Nij-Meksiko
  • Western Frisian: Nij Meksiko
  • Western Mari: Нью-Мексико
  • Western Panjabi: نیو میکسیکو
  • Wu Chinese: 新墨西哥州
  • Xhosa: INyumeksikho
  • Yakut: Нью Мексико
  • Yiddish: ניו מעקסיקא
  • Yoruba: Titun Mẹ́ksíkò
  • Yoruba: Ìpínlẹ̀ Titun Mẹ́ksíkò
  • Yue Chinese: 新墨西哥州
  • Zeeuws: New Mexico
  • Mèsic Nóṿ
  • Neuvo Méscico
  • Nieuw Mexico
  • Nutaaq Maksikuu
  • Yancuic Mexihco
  • Yancuīc Mēxihco

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