Norway

Norway is the westernmost, northernmost — and surprisingly also the easternmost — of the three Scandinavian countries. Norway is known for the complex and deep fjords along its west coast, as well as the midnight sun and Northern Lights.

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is Norway's capital and largest city, with 700,000 citizens in the city proper and about 1.5 million inhabitants in greater . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a region in south-eastern Norway, which contains the capital , as well as half of the country's 5 million inhabitants. Photo: Mahlum, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, Vestlandet, is a region of Norway with 1.3 million citizens, famous for its fjords and mountainous sceneries. and are dominant cities. Photo: Anna Anichkova, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is Europe's northernmost region mostly north of the Arctic Circle. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

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South Norway, in Norway called or Sørlandet, is the southernmost region of Norway. Photo: Bjoertvedt, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a group of islands located between the Arctic Ocean, Barents Sea, Greenland Sea, and the Norwegian Sea. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, alternative spelling Tröndelag, is a region and county of Norway, sometimes referred to as Middle Norway. Photo: Robel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an island between and Norway in the Arctic Ocean, administered by Norway. Photo: Tonreg15, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Norway

Latitude of center
62° or 62° north
Longitude of center
10° or 10° east
Population
5,310,000
Elevation
740 metres (2428 feet)
Capital
Area
324,220 km² (125,182 miles²)
Currency
Krone (NOK)
Phone code
47
Internet domain
.no
Open­Street­Map ID
node 424297198
Geo­Names ID
3144096
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Норвегиа
  • Achinese: Norwègia
  • Adyghe: Норвегие
  • Afar: Norvegiya
  • Afrikaans: Noorweë
  • Akan: Norway
  • Akan: Nɔɔwe
  • Albanian: Norvegji
  • Albanian: Norvegjia
  • Amharic: ኖርዌ
  • Amharic: ኖርዌይ
  • Arabic: Noruega
  • Arabic: النرويج
  • Arabic: نرويج
  • Aragonese: Noruega
  • Armenian: Նորվեգիա
  • Armenian: Նորվեգիայի Թագավորություն
  • Armenian: Նորվեկիա
  • Arpitan: Norvège
  • Arpitan: Norvèg·e
  • Assamese: নৰৱে
  • Asturian: Noruega
  • Asturian: Reinu de Noruega
  • Atayal: Norway
  • Avaric: Norga
  • Avaric: Норвегия
  • Awadhi: नार्वे
  • Aymara: Nurweka
  • Azerbaijani: Norvec
  • Azerbaijani: Norveç
  • Balinese: Norwegia
  • Bambara: Norwij
  • Bambara: Nɔriwɛzi
  • Banjar: Norwegia
  • Bashkir: Норвегия
  • Basque: Norvegia
  • Bavarian: Norwegn
  • Belarusian: Нарвегія
  • Belarusian: Нарвэгія
  • Belarusian: Нарвэґія
  • Bengali: নরওয়ে
  • Bengali: নরওয়ে
  • Bhojpuri: आधी रात के सुरुज के देस
  • Bhojpuri: नार्वे
  • Bhojpuri: नॉर्वे
  • Bishnupriya: নরৱে
  • Bislama: Norway
  • Bosnian: Norveška
  • Breton: Norvegia
  • Buginese: Norge
  • Bulgarian: Кралство Норвегия
  • Bulgarian: Норвегия
  • Burmese: နော်ဝေ
  • Burmese: နော်ဝေနိုင်ငံ
  • Cajun French: Norvège
  • Cajun French: Royaume de Norvège
  • Cajun French: 🇳🇴
  • Catalan: Noruega
  • Catalan: Norvègia
  • Catalan: Regne de Noruega
  • Cebuano: Noruwega
  • Cebuano: Norway
  • Central Bikol: Norwey
  • Central Kurdish: نۆرویژ
  • Central Kurdish: نەرویج
  • Central Kurdish: نەرویژ
  • Chamorro: Norge
  • Chavacano: Noruega
  • Chechen: Норвеги
  • Cherokee: ᏃᏪ
  • Cheyenne: Norway
  • Chinese: Nuówēi
  • Chinese: Ná-ui
  • Chinese: 挪威
  • Chinese: 挪威王国
  • Chinese: 挪威王國
  • Church Slavic: Норєгъ
  • Chuvash: Норвеги
  • Cornish: Norgagh
  • Corsican: Nurvegia
  • Cree: Norway
  • Crimean Tatar: Norvegiya
  • Croatian: NO
  • Croatian: NOR
  • Croatian: Norveška
  • Croatian: Norveško kraljevstvo
  • Croatian: no
  • Czech: Norsko
  • Danish: Norge
  • Dhivehi: ނޯވޭ
  • Dimli (individual language): Norwec
  • Dotyali: नर्वे
  • Dutch: NO
  • Dutch: NOR
  • Dutch: Noorwegen
  • Dzongkha: ནོ་ཝེ
  • Dzongkha: ནོ་ཝེ་
  • Eastern Mari: Норвегий
  • Egyptian Arabic: النرويج
  • English: Kingdom of Norway
  • English: NO
  • English: NOR
  • English: Noreg
  • English: Norge
  • English: Norvège‏
  • English: Norwegen‏
  • English: no
  • English: 🇳🇴
  • Erzya: Норвегия Мастор
  • Esperanto: NO
  • Esperanto: NOR
  • Esperanto: Norvegio
  • Esperanto: Norvegujo
  • Esperanto: Reĝlando Norvegio
  • Estonian: Norra
  • Estonian: Norra Kuningriik
  • Ewe: Norway
  • Ewe: Norway nutome
  • Extremaduran: Noruega
  • Faroese: Noreg
  • Fiji Hindi: Norway
  • Fijian: Norge
  • Finnish: Noreg
  • Finnish: Norge
  • Finnish: Norja
  • French: NO
  • French: NOR
  • French: Norv.
  • French: Norvège
  • French: Royaume de Norvège
  • French: le Royaume de Norvège
  • French: 🇳🇴
  • Friulian: Norvegje
  • Fulah: Norwees
  • Gagauz: Norvegiya
  • Galician: Noruega - Noreg
  • Galician: Noruega
  • Gan Chinese: 挪威
  • Ganda: Noowe
  • Ganda: Norway
  • Ganda: Nowe
  • Georgian: ნორვეგია
  • Georgian: ნორვეგიის სამეფო
  • German: Königreich Norwegen
  • German: Norwegen
  • Goan Konkani: Norway
  • Goan Konkani: नॉर्वे
  • Gorontalo: Norwegia
  • Gothic: 𐌽𐌰𐌿𐍂𐌸𐌰𐍅𐌹𐌲𐍃
  • Gothic: 𐌽𐌰𐌿𐍂𐍅𐌹𐌲𐍃
  • Greek: Βασίλειο της Νορβηγίας
  • Greek: Νορβηγία
  • Guarani: Noruega
  • Guarani: Noruéga
  • Guianese Creole French: Norvèj
  • Gujarati: નૉર્વે
  • Gujarati: નોર્વે
  • Haitian: Nòvèj
  • Hakka Chinese: Nò-vî
  • Hausa: Nolewai
  • Hausa: Norway
  • Hausa: Norwe
  • Hausa: Nò-vî
  • Hawaiian: Nolewai
  • Hebrew: ממלכת נורבגיה
  • Hebrew: ממלכת נורווגיה
  • Hebrew: נורבגיה
  • Hebrew: נורווגיה
  • Hiligaynon: Norwega
  • Hindi: नॉर्वे
  • Hungarian: Norvég Királyság
  • Hungarian: Norvégia
  • Icelandic: Noregur
  • Ido: Norvegia
  • Igbo: Norway
  • Iloko: Norwega
  • Inari Sami: Taažâ
  • Inari Sami: Taažâ kunâgâskodde
  • Indonesian: Kerajaan Norwegia
  • Indonesian: Norwegia
  • Ingush: Норгиче
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Norvegia
  • Interlingue: Norvegia
  • Inuktitut: ᓄᕐᒋ/nurgi
  • Inupiaq: Norge
  • Irish: An Iorua
  • Italian: Kongeriket Noreg
  • Italian: Kongeriket Norge
  • Italian: Noreg
  • Italian: Norvegia
  • Italian: Regno di Norvegia
  • Jamaican Creole English: Naawie
  • Japanese: ノルウェイ
  • Japanese: ノルウェー
  • Japanese: ノルウェー王国
  • Javanese: Nurwègen
  • Kabardian: Норвегэ
  • Kabiyè: Nɔɔrɩvɛɛzɩ
  • Kabuverdianu: Noruega
  • Kabyle: Nurvij
  • Kalaallisut: Norge
  • Kalmyk: Ноорскгин Нутг
  • Kalmyk: Норвегин Нутуг
  • Kannada: ಕಾಮೌ
  • Kannada: ನಾರ್ವೇ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Norvegiya
  • Karachay-Balkar: Норвегия
  • Kashmiri: नार्वे
  • Kashubian: Norweskô
  • Kazakh: Норвегия
  • Khmer: ន័រវែស
  • Khmer: ប្រទេសន័រវេ
  • Kikuyu: Norwe
  • Kikuyu: Nowĩ
  • Kinyarwanda: Noruveje
  • Kirghiz: Норвегия
  • Komi-Permyak: Норвег
  • Komi: Норвегия
  • Kongo: Norge
  • Korean: 노르웨이
  • Kotava: Norga
  • Kurdish: Norwêc
  • Kurdish: نۆرویژ
  • Kölsch: Norweje
  • Ladin: Norvegia
  • Ladino: Norvejia
  • Lak: Норвай
  • Lao: Norwega
  • Lao: ນໍເວ
  • Lao: ປະເທດນອກແວດ
  • Latgalian: Norvegeja
  • Latin: Norvegia
  • Latvian: Norvēģija
  • Lezghian: Норвегия
  • Ligurian: Nòrvexa
  • Limburgan: Noorwege
  • Lingala: Norivezɛ
  • Lingala: Norvej
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Noria
  • Literary Chinese: 挪威
  • Literary Chinese: 挪威王國
  • Lithuanian: Norvegija
  • Liv: Norvēgmō
  • Livvi: Norviegii
  • Lojban: noreg.
  • Lojban: noreg
  • Lombard: Nurvegia
  • Low German: Noorweagen
  • Low German: Noorweagn
  • Low German: Noorweeg
  • Low German: Noorwegen
  • Low German: Norwegen
  • Lower Sorbian: Norwegska
  • Luba-Katanga: Noriveje
  • Lule Sami: Vuodna
  • Lule Sami: Vuona gånågisrijkka
  • Luxembourgish: Norwegen
  • Macedo-Romanian: Norveghia
  • Macedonian: Норвешка
  • Madurese: Norwegia
  • Maithili: नार्वे
  • Malagasy: Norvezy
  • Malagasy: Nôrvezy
  • Malay: Norway
  • Malayalam: കിങ്ഡം ഓഫ് നോർവേ
  • Malayalam: നോര്‍വെ
  • Malayalam: നോർവെ
  • Malayalam: നോർവേ
  • Maltese: Norveġja
  • Maltese: Renju tan-Norveġja
  • Manx: Norlynn
  • Maori: Nōwei
  • Marathi: नॉर्वे
  • Mazanderani: نروژ
  • Min Dong Chinese: Nò̤-ŭi
  • Min Nan Chinese: Lo̍k-ui
  • Min Nan Chinese: Norge
  • Min Nan Chinese: Norway
  • Min Nan Chinese: Ná-ui
  • Min Nan Chinese: Nô͘-ui
  • Minangkabau: Norwegia
  • Mingrelian: ნორვეგია
  • Mirandese: Noruega
  • Moksha: Норвегие
  • Mongolian: Норвеги
  • Moroccan Arabic: النورڤيج
  • Moroccan Arabic: نورڤيج
  • Narom: Norouague
  • Nauru: Norwei
  • Navajo: Kinghą́ą́ʼ Haltsooí Dineʼé Bikéyah
  • Neapolitan: Norvegia
  • Nepali: नर्वे
  • Newari: नर्वे
  • North Ndebele: Noweyi
  • Northern Frisian: Norweegen
  • Northern Luri: ولات نروج
  • Northern Sami: Norga
  • Northern Sami: Norgga
  • Northern Sami: Norgga gonagasriika
  • Norwegian: Kongeriket Noreg
  • Norwegian: Kongeriket Norge
  • Norwegian: Norge
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kongeriket Norge/Noreg
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kongeriket Norge
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Noreg
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Norge
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kongeriket Noreg
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Noreg
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Norge
  • Novial: Norvegia
  • Nyanja: Norge
  • Occitan (post 1500): Norvègia
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܢܘܪܒܝܓ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Norþweg
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Norþweȝ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Norþƿeg
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Norþƿeȝ
  • Oriya: ନରୱେ
  • Oromo: Noorwey
  • Oromo: Norway
  • Ossetian: Норвеги
  • Pali: नार्वे
  • Pampanga: Norwega
  • Pangasinan: Noruéga
  • Panjabi: ਨਾਰਵੇ
  • Panjabi: ਨੌਰਵੇ
  • Papiamento: Noruega
  • Pedi: Norge
  • Pennsylvania German: Norwegen
  • Persian: نروژ
  • Pfaelzisch: Norwege
  • Pfaelzisch: Norwegen
  • Picard: Norvège
  • Piemontese: Norvegia
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Norwaii
  • Pite Sami: Vuodna
  • Polish: Norwegia
  • Pontic: Νορβηγία
  • Portuguese: Noruega
  • Portuguese: Reino da Noruega
  • Pushto: ناروۍ
  • Pushto: ناروې
  • Quechua: Nurwiga
  • Romanian: Norvegia
  • Romanian: Regatul Norvegiei
  • Romanian: 🇳🇴
  • Romansh: Norvegia
  • Rundi: Noruega
  • Rundi: Noruveji
  • Rundi: Norway
  • Russia Buriat: Норвеги
  • Russian: Kongeriket Noreg
  • Russian: Kongeriket Norge
  • Russian: Noreg
  • Russian: Norge
  • Russian: Norway
  • Russian: Королевство Норвегия
  • Russian: Название Норвегии
  • Russian: Норвегия
  • Russian: Языки Норвегии
  • Rusyn: Норьско
  • Sakizaya: Norway
  • Samoan: Norge
  • Samoan: Nouei
  • Samogitian: Norvegėjė
  • Samogitian: Nuorvegėjė
  • Sango: Nörvêzi
  • Sanskrit: नार्वे
  • Santali: ᱱᱚᱨᱣᱮ
  • Saraiki: ناروے
  • Sardinian: Norvegia
  • Sardinian: Norvègia
  • Saterfriesisch: Norwegen
  • Scots: Norawa
  • Scottish Gaelic: Nirribhidh
  • Serbian: NO
  • Serbian: NOR
  • Serbian: Noreg
  • Serbian: Norveška
  • Serbian: no
  • Serbian: Краљевина Норвешка
  • Serbian: Норвеге
  • Serbian: Норвеген
  • Serbian: Норвешка
  • Serbian: Норвешко Краљевство
  • Serbian: Норге
  • Serbian: 🇳🇴
  • Serbo-Croatian: Norveška
  • Serbo-Croatian: Norweje
  • Shan: မိူင်းၼေႃႇဝူၺ်း
  • Shona: Norway
  • Sicilian: Norveggia
  • Sicilian: Nurveggia
  • Silesian: Norwygijo
  • Sindhi: ناروي
  • Sinhala: නෝර්වේ
  • Skolt Sami: Taar koonǥõskåʹdd
  • Skolt Sami: Taarr
  • Slovak: Nórsko
  • Slovenian: Norveška
  • Somali: Noorweey
  • Somali: Norway
  • South Azerbaijani: نوروژ
  • Southern Sami: Nöörje
  • Southern Sami: Nöörjen gånkarijhke
  • Southern Sotho: Norge
  • Spanish: Noruega
  • Spanish: Reino de Noruega
  • Sranan Tongo: Norvegikondre
  • Sundanese: Norwégia
  • Swahili: Norwe
  • Swahili: Norwei
  • Swati: INoweyi
  • Swedish: Norge
  • Swiss German: Norweege
  • Tagalog: Noruwega
  • Tahitian: Noruvetia
  • Tahitian: Norvège
  • Tajik: Норвегия
  • Tajik: Норвеж
  • Tajik: Нурвеж
  • Tamil: நார்வே
  • Tamil: நோர்வே, ஐரோப்பா
  • Tamil: நோர்வே
  • Tamil: நோர்வே பேரரசு
  • Taroko: Norway
  • Tatar: Норвегия
  • Telugu: నారవే
  • Telugu: నార్వే
  • Tetum: Noruega
  • Thai: Kingdom of Norway
  • Thai: Norway
  • Thai: นอร์เวย์
  • Thai: ประเทศนอร์เวย์
  • Thai: ราชอาณาจักรนอร์เวย์
  • Tibetan: ནོར་ཝེ
  • Tibetan: ནོར་ཝེ།
  • Tigrinya: ኖርወይ
  • Tigrinya: ኖርዌ
  • Tok Pisin: Nowe
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Noaue
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Noauē
  • Tosk Albanian: Norwegen
  • Tsonga: Norge
  • Tswana: Norway
  • Tumbuka: Norway
  • Tunisian Arabic: النرويج
  • Turkish: Norveç
  • Turkish: Norveç Krallığı
  • Turkmen: Norwegiýa
  • Tuvinian: Норвегия
  • Twi: Norway
  • Udmurt: Норвегия
  • Uighur: نورۋېگىيە
  • Ukrainian: Королівство Норвегія
  • Ukrainian: Норвегія
  • Ukrainian: Норвеґія
  • Ume Sami: Nürjje
  • Upper Sorbian: Kralestwo Norwegska
  • Upper Sorbian: Norwegska
  • Urdu: ناروے
  • Uzbek: Norvegiya
  • Venda: Norge
  • Venetian: Norveja
  • Venetian: Norvexa
  • Veps: Norvegii
  • Vietnamese: Na Uy
  • Vietnamese: Na uy
  • Vlaams: Nôorweegn
  • Vlax Romani: Norvejiya
  • Volapük: Norgän
  • Võro: Norra
  • Walloon: Norvedje
  • Waray (Philippines): Noruega
  • Welsh: Norwy
  • Western Armenian: Նորվեկիա
  • Western Frisian: Noarwegen
  • Western Mari: Норвеги
  • Western Panjabi: ناروے
  • Wolof: Noorwees
  • Wu Chinese: 挪威
  • Yakut: Норвегия
  • Yiddish: נארוועגיע
  • Yoruba: Nọ́rwèy
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Nọọwii
  • Yue Chinese: Kingdom of Norway
  • Yue Chinese: Kongeriket Noreg
  • Yue Chinese: Kongeriket Norge
  • Yue Chinese: Noreg
  • Yue Chinese: Norge
  • Yue Chinese: Norway
  • Yue Chinese: 挪威
  • Yue Chinese: 挪威王國
  • Zeeuws: Noorwegen
  • Zhuang: Nozveih
  • Zulu: INoki
  • Zulu: i-Norway
  • Kongeriget Norge
  • Norreweg
  • Noruegia
  • Norveggie
  • Nurvégia
  • Nɔwei
  • Норуегиэ

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