Nicaragua is the largest country in by area at 130,373 km and the least densely populated. It has coastlines on the Caribbean Sea in the East and the Pacific Ocean in the west.

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is the capital and largest city of .

is the oldest colonial city in and the all-time-rival of Leon.

is one of the oldest cities in the Americas. It was founded in 1524 on a different site and moved here in 1610.

is off the coast of in the Caribbean Sea.


is a region in . This is the most touristically developed part …

is a region in . If all you remember about Nicaragua is grainy footage from the 1980s of mustachioed men with automatic rifles, chances are, those images come from here.

is a region in . The Caribbean coast of Nicaragua is truly one-of-a-kind.

is a region in . The of Nicaragua is made of the Chinandega Department to the north and the Leon Department to the south.

The is a region in which borders in the south to , This is largely a rural area, so the term "cities" is something of a stretch.

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  • Location: ,
  • Population: 6,000,000
  • Latitude of center: 12° 40' 58.8" (12.683°) north
  • Longitude of center: 85° 4' 40.8" (85.078°) west
  • Elevation: 130 meters (427 feet)
  • Capital:
  • Area: 129,494 km² (49,998 miles²)
  • Languages: Spanish and English
  • Currency: Cordoba (NIO)
  • Phone code: 505
  • Internet domain: .ni
  • Neighbors: and
  • Wikidata: Nicaragua
  • Wikimedia Commons: Nicaragua

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Akan: Nekaraguwa, Albanian: Nikaragua, Amharic: ኒካራጓ, Arabic: نيكاراجوا, Arabic: نيكاراغوا, Armenian: Նիկարագուա, Arpitan: Nicaragoa, Azerbaijani: Nikaraqua, Bambara: Nikaragwa, Basque: Nikaragua, Belarusian: Нікарагуа, Bengali: নিকারাগুয়া, Bengali: নিকারাগোয়া, Bosnian: Nikaragva, Bulgarian: Никарагуа, Burmese: နီကာရာဂွာ, Central Khmer: នីការ៉ាហ្គ័រ, Central Kurdish: نیکاراگوا, Chinese: 尼加拉瓜, Cornish: Nikaragwa, Croatian: Nikaragva, Czech: Nikaragua, English: Republic of Nicaragua, Esperanto: Nikaragvo, Estonian: Nikaraagua, Ewe: Nicaraguadukɔ, Faroese: Nikaragua
French: Nicaragua, Fulah: Nikaraguwaa, Ganda: Nikaraguwa, Georgian: ნიკარაგუა, German: Nicaragua, German: Nikaragua, Greek: Νικαράγουα, Gujarati: નિકારાગુઆ, Haitian: Nikaragwa, Hausa: Nikaraguwa, Hebrew: ניקאראגואה, Hebrew: ניקרגואה, Hindi: निकारागुआ, Hungarian: Nikaragua, Icelandic: Níkaragva, Ido: Nikaragua, Indonesian: Nikaragua, Irish: Nicearagua, Italian: Nicaragua, Japanese: ニカラグア, Japanese: ニカラグア共和国, Kannada: ನಿಕಾರಾಗುವಾ, Kashmiri: Nikāraguvā, Kikuyu: Nikaragwa, Korean: 니카라과, Kurdish: Nîkaragua, Lao: ນິຄາລາກົວ
Latvian: Nikaragva, Lingala: Nikaragwa, Lithuanian: Nikaragva, Luba-Katanga: Nikaragwa, Macedonian: Никарагва, Macedonian: Никараква, Malagasy: Nikaragoà, Malayalam: നിക്കാരഗ്വ, Maltese: Nikaragwa, Marathi: निकाराग्वे, Nahuatl languages: Nicanahuac, Nepali (macrolanguage): निकारागुवा, Oriya (macrolanguage): ନିକାରାଗୁଆ, Persian: نیکاراگوآ, Persian: نیکاراگوئه, Persian: نیکاراگوا, Polish: Nikaragua, Portuguese: Nicarágua, Pushto: نکاراګوا, Rundi: Nikaragwa, Russian: Никарагуа, Sango: Nikaragua, Sanskrit: निकारगुवा, Serbian: Никарагва, Serbo-Croatian: Nikaragva, Sinhala: නිකරගුවාව, Slovak: Nikaragua
Slovenian: Nikaragva, Somali: Nikaraaguwa, Spanish: Nicaragua, Spanish: República de Nicaragua, Swahili (macrolanguage): Nikaragwa, Tajik: Никарагуа, Tamil: நிகாரகுவா, Telugu: నికరాగువా, Thai: นิการากัว, Thai: นิคารากัว, Thai: ประเทศนิการากัว, Thai: สาธารณรัฐนิการากัว, Tibetan: ནི་ཀ་ར་གུ་ཨ།, Tigrinya: ኒካራጓ, Tonga (Tonga Islands): Nikalakua, Turkish: Nikaragua, Ukrainian: Нікарагуа, Ukrainian: Нікараґуа, Urdu: نکاراگووا, Vietnamese: Ni-ca-ra-goa (Nicaragua), Vietnamese: Ni-ca-ra-goa, Volapük: Nikaraguvän, Welsh: Nicaragwa, Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède NIkaragua, Zulu: i-Nicaragua
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