Northern Cameroon

Northern Cameroon is a geopolitical region in Cameroon administratively divided into three regions: the Far North Region, the North Region, and the Adamawa Region.
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is a port city lying on the Benue River in Northern Cameroon. Third biggest city in Cameroon. Photo: J.Nicolas KONDA YANS…, CC BY 3.0.

is the capital of the Far North Region of . Photo: Ariabbas, CC BY-SA 4.0.

, founded and known as Mser in the indigenous Mser language is a city in Far North Province, Cameroon. Photo: Amcaja, Public domain.

Northern Cameroon

Latitude of center
8.5° or 8° 30' north
Longitude of center
14° or 14° east
Population
2,440,000
Elevation
283 metres (928 feet)
Geo­Names ID
2223603

Also Known As

  • Arabic: الشمال
  • Arabic: المقاطعة الشمالية، الكاميرون
  • Arabic: المنطقة الشمالية
  • Arabic: المنطقة الشمالية، الكاميرون
  • Avaric: KamerunaNordGola
  • Basque: Iparraldea (Kamerun)
  • Basque: Iparraldea
  • Belarusian: Паўночны рэгіён
  • Bengali: নর্থ
  • Bulgarian: Северен регион
  • Catalan: Regió del Nord
  • Cebuano: North Region
  • Chinese: Nord Chiu
  • Chinese: 北喀麦隆
  • Chinese: 北部区
  • Chinese: 北部區
  • Chinese: 北部省
  • Danish: North
  • Dutch: Nord
  • English: North
  • English: North Province
  • English: North Region, Cameroon
  • English: North Region
  • Esperanto: Norda Kameruno
  • Esperanto: Norda Regiono
  • Estonian: Põhjapiirkond
  • Finnish: North
  • French: Nord
  • French: Province du Nord
  • French: Région du Nord
  • Georgian: ჩრდილოეთის რეგიონი
  • German: CM-NO
  • German: Nord
  • German: North
  • Greek: Περιφέρεια του Βορρά, Καμερούν
  • Gujarati: નોર્થ
  • Hebrew: מחוז הצפון
  • Hebrew: פרובינציית הצפון
  • Hindi: उत्तर
  • Indonesian: Provinsi Utara
  • Indonesian: Region Utara
  • Italian: Nord
  • Italian: Provincia del Nord
  • Italian: regione del Nord
  • Japanese: 北部州
  • Kannada: ಉತ್ತರ
  • Korean: 북부주
  • Latvian: Ziemeļu reģions
  • Lithuanian: Šiaurinis regionas
  • Lithuanian: Šiaurės regionas
  • Malay (generic): North
  • Marathi: उत्तर
  • Min Nan Chinese: Nord Chiu
  • Northern Frisian: Nord (Regiuun uun Kameruun)
  • Northern Frisian: Nord
  • Norwegian: Nord
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Nord
  • Persian: منطقه شمال
  • Polish: Prowincja Północna
  • Polish: Region Północny
  • Portuguese: Nord
  • Portuguese: Norte
  • Portuguese: Região Norte
  • Romanian: Provincia de Nord, Camerun
  • Romanian: Provincia de Nord
  • Russian: Северный регион
  • Sinhalese: උතුරු
  • Spanish: Provincia del Norte
  • Spanish: Region del Norte
  • Spanish: Región del Norte
  • Swedish: Norra regionen
  • Tajik: Vilojati Şimolī
  • Tajik: Вилояти Шимолӣ
  • Tamil: நோர்த்
  • Tamil: வடக்கு மண்டலம்
  • Telugu: ఉత్తర
  • Thai: แถบทางเหนือแคเมอรูน
  • Turkish: Kuzey Bölgesi
  • Turkish: North Bölgesi
  • Ukrainian: Північний регіон
  • Urdu: شمالی ریجن
  • Urdu: شمالی علاقہ
  • Vietnamese: Phía Bắc
  • Wu Chinese: 北部区 (喀麦隆)
  • Yoruba: Àríwá
  • Camerun settentrionale
  • Region Utara, Kamerun
  • Regione del Nord

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