Nizwa

Nizwa is the largest city in Ad Dakhiliyah Region in Oman and was the capital of Oman proper. Nizwa is about 140 km from . The population is estimated at around 72,000 people, including the two areas of Burkat Al Mooz and Al-Jabel Al-Akhdar.
Photo: Andries Oudshoorn, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Castle
The is a large castle in Nizwa, . Photo: Andries Oudshoorn, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Nizwa

Latitude
22.9324° or 22° 55' 56.6" north
Longitude
57.5311° or 57° 31' 52" east
Open Location Code
7HJVWGJJ+XC
Population
700,000
United Nations Location Code
OM NIZ
Elevation
511 metres (1,677 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1721750572
Geo­Names ID
286987
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Nizwá
  • Arabic: نزوى
  • Arabic: ولاية نزوى
  • Azerbaijani: Nizvа
  • Basque: Nizwa
  • Bengali: নিজওয়া
  • Catalan: Nizwa
  • Cebuano: Nizwá
  • Chinese: 尼兹瓦
  • Chinese: 尼茲瓦
  • Czech: Nazvá
  • Danish: Nizwa
  • Dutch: Nizwa
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: ولايه نزوى
  • Finnish: Nizwa
  • French: Nizwa
  • German: Nizwa
  • Greek: Νιζουά
  • Gujarati: નિઝ્વા
  • Hebrew: ניזווא
  • Hebrew: ניזווה
  • Hindi: निज़वा
  • Indonesian: Nizwa
  • Italian: Nizwa
  • Japanese: ニズワ
  • Kannada: ನಿಜ್ವಾ
  • Korean: 니즈와
  • Latvian: Nizva
  • Lithuanian: Nizva
  • Malay (generic): Nizwa
  • Marathi: निजावा
  • Mingrelian: ნაზვა
  • Norwegian: Nizwa
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Nizwa
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Nizwa
  • Persian: نزوی
  • Polish: Nizwa
  • Portuguese: Nizua
  • Portuguese: Nizwa
  • Russian: Назва
  • Russian: Низва
  • Sinhalese: නිස්වා
  • Spanish: Nizwa
  • Spanish: Nizwá
  • Swedish: Nizwa
  • Tamil: நிஸ்வா
  • Telugu: నిజ్వా
  • Thai: นิซวา
  • Turkish: Nizva
  • Turkish: Nizve
  • Turkish: Nizwa
  • Ukrainian: Нізва
  • Urdu: نزوی
  • Vietnamese: Nizwa
  • Nazwah

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