North Rhine-Westphalia

North Rhine-Westphalia is the most populous state in , with 17.5 million inhabitants, located in the west of the country. It consists of two historically independent parts - Nordrhein, the urbanized area across the river Rhine in the southwest, and…
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The is a region in North Rhine-Westphalia, . Photo: Carschten, CC BY-SA 3.0 de.

is a city on the Rhine river in North Rhine-Westphalia. Photo: Ahgee, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city on the River Rhine in western and is the capital city of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia. Photo: Steff, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The federal city of is one of the largest cities in the , second only to itself in terms of population count. Photo: Danapit, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a region in North Rhine-Westphalia, , centered around the cities of Cologne and Bonn on the river Rhine. Photo: Wolkenkratzer, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a region in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia in along the river Rhine below the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a low mountainous region in North Rhine-Westphalia, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

, also known as Eastern Westphalia and Lippe, is a region in North Rhine-Westphalia, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a mostly flat, agricultural region in North Rhine-Westphalia, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a region in North Rhine-Westphalia, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The part of the that lies in North Rhine-Westphalia. Photo: Traveler100, CC BY-SA 3.0.

North Rhine-Westphalia

Latitude of center
51.4789° or 51° 28' 44.1" north
Longitude of center
7.5544° or 7° 33' 15.8" east
Population
18,000,000
Abbreviation
NRW
Abbreviation
NW
Elevation
45 metres (148 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 519425071
Geo­Names ID
2861876
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Also Known As

  • Afar: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Afrikaans: Noordryn-Wesfale
  • Albanian: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Albanian: Raini i Veriut dhe Falia Perendimore
  • Amharic: ኖርድራይን-ቬስትፋለን
  • Arabic: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Arabic: شمال الراين-وستفاليا
  • Arabic: شمال الراين فستفاليا
  • Arabic: شمال الراين فيستفاليا
  • Arabic: ولاية شمال الراين فستفاليا
  • Aragonese: Renania d'o Norte-Westfalia
  • Armenian: Հյուսիսային Հռենոս-Վեսթֆալիա
  • Armenian: Հյուսիսային Հռենոս-Վեստֆալիա
  • Asturian: Renania del Norte-Westfalia
  • Aymara: Nordrhein-Westfalen suyu
  • Azerbaijani: Şimali Reyn-Vestfaliya
  • Bashkir: Төньяҡ Рейн-Вестфалия
  • Basque: Ipar Renania-Westfalia
  • Bavarian: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Belarusian: Паўночны Райн — Вэстфалія
  • Belarusian: Паўночны Рэйн-Вестфалія
  • Bengali: নর্ডরাইন-ভেস্টফালেন
  • Bosnian: Sjeverna Rajna-Vestfalija
  • Breton: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Breton: Norzh Roen-Westfalia
  • Bulgarian: Северен Рейн-Вестфалия
  • Catalan: Rin del Nord - Westfàlia
  • Catalan: Rin del Nord-Westfàlia
  • Cebuano: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Central Kurdish: ڕاین-وێستفالیای باکوور
  • Chechen: Къилбседа Рейн-Вестфали
  • Chechen: Къилбседера Рейн-Вестфали
  • Chinese: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Chinese: 北莱茵-威斯特法伦
  • Chinese: 北莱茵-威斯特法伦
  • Chinese: 北萊因-威斯特法倫
  • Chinese: 北萊茵-威斯特法倫
  • Chinese: 北萊茵-威斯特法倫州
  • Chinese: 北萊茵-威斯特法倫
  • Chinese: 北萊茵-西法倫
  • Chuvash: Çурçĕр Рейн-Вестфали
  • Cornish: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Corsican: Nordu Renu-Westfalia
  • Corsican: Renania Settentriunale-Vestfalia
  • Crimean Tatar: Şimaliy Reyn-Vestfaliya
  • Croatian: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Croatian: Sjeverna Rajna-Vestfalija
  • Czech: Severní Porýní-Vestfálsko
  • Danish: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Dimli (individual language): Ren-Westfalya Zımey
  • Dutch: NRW
  • Dutch: Noord-Rijnland-Westfalen
  • Dutch: Noordrijn-Westfalen
  • English: NRW
  • English: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • English: Northrhine-Westphalia
  • Esperanto: NRW
  • Esperanto: Nord-Rejno-Vestfalio
  • Esperanto: Nordrejn-Vestfalio
  • Esperanto: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Estonian: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Faroese: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Finnish: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • French: Rhénanie-du-Nord
  • French: Rhénanie-du-Nord-Westphalie
  • French: Rhénanie du Nord-Westphalie
  • Galician: Renania do Norte-Westfalia - Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Galician: Renania do Norte-Westfalia
  • Georgian: ჩრდილოეთი რაინ-ვესტფალია
  • German: DE-NW
  • German: NRW
  • German: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Greek: Βόρεια Ρηνανία-Βεστφαλία
  • Guarani: Yvate Rrenania-Westfalia
  • Gujarati: નોર્થ રાઇન-વેસ્ટફાલિયા
  • Hakka Chinese: Pet Rhine-Westphalia
  • Hausa: Pet Rhine-Westphalia
  • Hebrew: נורדריין-וסטפאליה
  • Hindi: उत्तरी राइन
  • Hindi: उत्तरी राइन वेस्ट्फ़ेलिया
  • Hungarian: Észak-Rajna-Vesztfália
  • Hungarian: Észak-Rajna–Vesztfália
  • Icelandic: Norðurrín-Vestfalía
  • Ido: Nordrheno-Vestfalia
  • Iloko: Amianan a Renania-Wespalia
  • Indonesian: NRW
  • Indonesian: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Indonesian: North Rhine-Westphalia
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Rhenania del Nord - Westfalia
  • Interlingue: Nordrhein-Vestfalia
  • Irish: An Réin Thuaidh-Viostfáil
  • Irish: Tuaisceart na Réine agus an Viostfáil
  • Italian: Nord Reno-Westfalia
  • Italian: Renania Settentrionale-Vestfalia
  • Japanese: ノルトライン=ヴェストファーレン州
  • Javanese: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Kannada: ಉತ್ತರ ರೈನ್-ವೆಸ್ಟ್ಫಾಲಿಯಾ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Kazakh: Солтүстік Рейн-Вестфалия
  • Kongo: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Korean: 노르트라인베스트팔렌 주
  • Korean: 노르트라인베스트팔렌주
  • Kurdish: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Kölsch: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Lao: Amianan a Renania-Wespalia
  • Latin: Rhenania Septentrionalis et Vestfalia
  • Latvian: Ziemeļreina-Vestfālene
  • Ligurian: Renania do Nòrd-Vestfall-ia
  • Limburgan: Noordrien-Wesfale
  • Lingala: Rein-ya-Nola-Falí-ya-Límbe
  • Literary Chinese: 北萊茵-威斯特法倫
  • Lithuanian: Šiaurės Reinas-Vestfalija
  • Lombard: Nord Reno-Westfalia
  • Low German: Noordrhain-Westfele
  • Low German: Noordrhien-Westfalen
  • Lower Sorbian: Nordrhein-Westfalska
  • Luxembourgish: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Macedonian: Северна Рајна-Вестфалија
  • Malay: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Malay: North Rhine-Westphalia
  • Malayalam: നോർത്ത് റൈൻ-വെസ്റ്റ്ഫാലിയ
  • Manx: Yn Rhine Hwoaie-Westfalen
  • Marathi: नोर्डऱ्हाइन-वेस्टफालन
  • Min Nan Chinese: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Mongolian: Умар Райн-Вестфален
  • Mongolian: Умард Райн-Вестфален
  • Neapolitan: Nord Reno-Westfalia
  • Nepali: उत्तरी राइन
  • Northern Frisian: Nordrhin-Weestfåålen
  • Northern Sami: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Norwegian: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Occitan (post 1500): Ren del Nòrd-Vestfàlia
  • Ossetian: Цæгат Рейн-Вестфали
  • Pampanga: North Rhine-Westphalia
  • Pampanga: Pangulung Rhine-Westphalia
  • Panjabi: ਉੱਤਰੀ ਰਾਈਨ-ਪੱਛਮੀ ਫ਼ਾਲਨ
  • Papiamento: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Pennsylvania German: Nordrhoi-Wessfoale
  • Persian: نوردراین-وستفالن
  • Pfaelzisch: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Pfaelzisch: Nordrhoi-Weschdfaale
  • Picard: Nord-Rhénanie-Westfalie
  • Piemontese: Nòrd Ren-Westfalia
  • Polish: Nadrenia Północna-Westfalia
  • Portuguese: Renânia do Norte-Vestfália
  • Pushto: نوردراین-وستفالن
  • Quechua: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Romanian: Renania de Nord-Westfalia
  • Romansh: Rain dal Nord-Vestfalia
  • Russian: Северный Рейн-Вестфалия
  • Russian: Северный Рейн—Вестфалия
  • Rusyn: Севернє Поріня-Вестфалія
  • Sardinian: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Sardinian: Renània de su Norte-Westfàlia
  • Saterfriesisch: Noudrhien-Wäästfoalen
  • Scots: North Rhine-Westphalie
  • Scottish Gaelic: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Serbian: Северна Рајна-Вестфалија
  • Serbo-Croatian: Noodrhing-Wäßßfaale
  • Serbo-Croatian: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Serbo-Croatian: Sjeverna Rajna-Vestfalija
  • Sindhi: نارٿ رائن وستڦيليا
  • Sinhala: උතුරු රයිනේ- වෙස්ට්ෆාලියා
  • Slovak: Severné Porýnie-Vestfálsko
  • Slovenian: Severno Porenje-Vestfalija
  • South Azerbaijani: نوردراین-وستفالن
  • Spanish: Renania del Norte-Westfalia
  • Sundanese: NRW
  • Sundanese: Nordrhein-Wéstfalen
  • Sundanese: North Rhine-Westphalia
  • Swahili: Rhine Kaskazini-Westfalia
  • Swedish: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Swiss German: Nordrhy-Westfale
  • Tagalog: Hilagang Renania-Westfalia
  • Tajik: Рейн-Вестфалияи Шимолӣ
  • Tamil: வடக்கு ரோஹினி -வெஸ்டபாலிஆ
  • Tamil: வட ரைன்-வெஸ்ட்ஃபாலியா
  • Tatar: Төньяк Райн-Вестфалия
  • Tatar: Төньяк Рейн-Вестфалия
  • Telugu: నార్త్‌ రైన్-వెస్ట్‌ఫాలియా
  • Thai: รัฐนอร์ทไรน์-เว็สท์ฟาเลิน
  • Tosk Albanian: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Turkish: Kuzey Ren-Vestfalya
  • Udmurt: Уйпал Рейн-Вестфалия
  • Ukrainian: NRW
  • Ukrainian: Північний Рейн-Вестфалія
  • Upper Sorbian: Sewjerorynsko-Westfalska
  • Urdu: نارتھ رحینی-ویستپحالیا
  • Urdu: نوردرائن-ویسٹ فالیا
  • Urdu: نورڈرائن ویسٹ فالن
  • Uzbek: Shimoliy Reyn-Vestfaliya
  • Venetian: Nord Reno-Westfalia
  • Venetian: Renania Setentrional-Vestfalia
  • Vietnamese: Bắc Rhine-Westphalia
  • Vietnamese: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Vlaams: Noordreyn-Westfalen
  • Volapük: Nolüdarinän-Vesfalän
  • Waray (Philippines): Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Welsh: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Western Frisian: Noardryn-Westfalen
  • Western Panjabi: اتلا رائین لیندا فالیہ
  • Wu Chinese: 北莱茵-威斯特法伦
  • Yakut: Хотугу Рейн-Вестфалия
  • Yiddish: נארד ריין-וועסטפאליע
  • Yoruba: Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Yue Chinese: 北萊茵-西法倫
  • Land Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Nordrhen-Westfalia
  • Renania do Nòrd-Vestfallia
  • Renàgna Setentriunàla-Vestfàglia
  • Renê Zımey-Westfalya
  • Reyn-Westfaliya Bakur
  • Rhein Mictlāmpa-Westfalen
  • Rhenania del Nord-Westfalia
  • ڕاینی باکوور-وێستفالیا

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