Nias

Nias is an island the Indian Ocean off . Isolated yet worldly, the Nias Island chain has been trading since prehistory with other cultures, other islands, and even mainland Asia.
Latitude
1.1215° or 1° 7' 17.4" north
Longitude
97.6181° or 97° 37' 5.2" east
Open Location Code
6MHV4JC9+H6
Population
756,000
United Nations Location Code
ID NIA
Elevation
374 metres (1,227 feet)
Geo­Names ID
1214404

Also Known As

  • Achinese: Niëh
  • Albanian: Nias
  • Arabic: نياس
  • Armenian: Նիաս
  • Asturian; Bable: Nías
  • Azerbaijani: Nias adası
  • Belarusian: Востраў Ніас
  • Belarusian: Ніас
  • Catalan: Nias
  • Cebuano: Pulau Nias
  • Chinese: 尼亚斯岛
  • Chinese: 尼亞斯島
  • Czech: Nias
  • Danish: Nias
  • Dutch: Nias
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: نياس
  • English: Nias Island
  • English: Pulau Nias
  • Esperanto: Niaso
  • Estonian: Nias
  • Finnish: Nias
  • French: Nias
  • French: Île de Nias
  • Gallegan: Nias
  • German: Nias
  • Greek: Νίας
  • Hebrew: ניאס
  • Indonesian: Pulau Nias
  • Italian: Isola di Nias
  • Italian: Nias
  • Japanese: ニアス島
  • Javanese: Pulo Nias
  • Kazakh: Nïas
  • Kazakh: Ниас
  • Kazakh: نىياس
  • Korean: 니아스섬
  • Lithuanian: Niasas
  • Macedonian: Нијас
  • Malay (generic): Nias
  • Malayalam: നിയാസ്
  • Minangkabau: Pulau Nieh
  • Nias: Tanö Niha
  • Norwegian: Nias
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Nias
  • Pampanga: Nias
  • Persian: نیاس
  • Polish: Nias
  • Portuguese: Nias
  • Russian: Ниас
  • Spanish: Islas Nias
  • Spanish: Islas Nías
  • Spanish: Nias
  • Spanish: Nías
  • Swahili (generic): Nias
  • Swedish: Nias, Indonesien
  • Swedish: Nias
  • Tamil: நியாசு
  • Tamil: நியாஸுத் தீவு
  • Tamil: நியாஸ்
  • Tamil: நியாஸ் தீவு
  • Thai: เกาะนียัซ
  • Ukrainian: Ніас
  • Vietnamese: Nias
  • Vietnamese: Nias Island
  • Eiland Nias

Other Places Named Nias

  • North Sumatra, Indonesia
  • Charity shop in England, United Kingdom

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