Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia is one of 's Atlantic Provinces. With around 950,000 inhabitants, it is one of the least populated. For visitors, Nova Scotia offers beaches, history, rugged wilderness parks, a mix of Celtic, Acadian French, and Indigenous cultures.
Photo: Dennis Jarvis, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Popular Destinations

is the capital city of Nova Scotia and the largest city in the Atlantic Provinces of . Photo: Balou46, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is the northernmost island in Nova Scotia. Photo: Aconcagua, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small fishing town in Nova Scotia, , that was established in 1753. Photo: Taxiarchos228, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a community on the east coast of in Nova Scotia, Canada within the . Photo: Dennis Jarvis, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Destinations

The , focused on Halifax, the capital of Nova Scotia, is the economic hub of the province and often the first point of entry. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

is an important fishing and tourism region of Nova Scotia. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The is a region in the northwest of Nova Scotia. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The is a region of Nova Scotia, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The is in the western part of the Nova Scotia peninsula. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

are the two western-most counties of Nova Scotia. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The is a region on the northeastern coast of Nova Scotia. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Nova Scotia

Latitude of center
45.196° or 45° 11' 45.7" north
Longitude of center
-63.1654° or 63° 9' 55.4" west
Population
922,000
Abbreviation
NS
Elevation
117 metres (384 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 305700704
Geo­Names ID
6091530
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Nova Scotia
  • Albanian: Skocia e Re
  • Amharic: ኖቫ ስኮሻ
  • Arabic: Nova Scotia
  • Arabic: نوفا سكوتيا
  • Arabic: نوفا سكوشا
  • Armenian: Նոր Շոտլանդիա
  • Asturian: Nueva Escocia
  • Azerbaijani: Yeni Şotlandiya
  • Basque: Eskozia Berria
  • Belarusian: Новая Шатландыя
  • Belarusian: Новая Шатляндыя
  • Belarusian: Правінцыя Новая Шатландыя
  • Bengali: নোভা স্কোশিয়া
  • Bosnian: Nova Scotia
  • Bosnian: Nova Škotska
  • Breton: Skos Nevez
  • Bulgarian: Нова Скотия
  • Burmese: နိုဗာစကိုးရှားပြည်နယ်
  • Catalan: Nova Escòcia
  • Cebuano: Nova Scotia
  • Central Kurdish: نۆڤا سکۆشیا
  • Chinese: Nova Scotia
  • Chinese: 新斯科舍
  • Chinese: 新斯科舍省
  • Chinese: 新蘇格蘭省
  • Chinese: 諾華斯高沙
  • Cornish: Alban Nowydh
  • Croatian: Nova Škotska
  • Czech: Nové Skotsko
  • Danish: Nova Scotia
  • Dimli (individual language): İskoçyay Newe
  • Dimli (individual language): İskoçyay Newey
  • Dutch: Nova Scotia
  • Egyptian Arabic: نوڤا سكوشا
  • English: Colony of Nova Scotia
  • English: NS
  • English: province of Nova Scotia
  • Esperanto: NS
  • Esperanto: Nov-Skotio
  • Esperanto: Novaskotio
  • Estonian: Nova Scotia
  • Faroese: Nova Scotia
  • Finnish: Nova Scotia
  • French: Nouvelle-Écosse
  • Galician: Nova Escocia
  • Galician: Nova Scotia
  • Georgian: ახალი შოტლანდია
  • German: Neuschottland
  • German: Nova Scotia
  • Greek: Νέα Σκωτία
  • Gujarati: નોવા સ્કોટીઆ
  • Hebrew: נובה סקוטיה
  • Hindi: नोवा स्कॉटिया
  • Hungarian: Nova Scotia
  • Hungarian: Új-Skócia
  • Icelandic: Nýja-Skotland
  • Ido: Nova Skotia
  • Indonesian: Nova Scotia
  • Interlingue: Nova Scotia
  • Irish: Alba Nuadh
  • Irish: Albain Nua
  • Italian: Nuova Scozia
  • Japanese: ノバスコシア州
  • Kalaallisut: Nova Scotia
  • Kannada: ನೋವಾ ಸ್ಕಾಟಿಯಾ
  • Kazakh: Жаңа Шотландия
  • Korean: 노바스코샤 주
  • Korean: 노바스코샤주
  • Kurdish: Nova Scotia
  • Ladino: Nova Scotia
  • Latin: Nova Scotia
  • Latvian: Jaunskotija
  • Ligurian: Neuva Scossia
  • Limburgan: Nova Scotia
  • Literary Chinese: 新斯高沙
  • Lithuanian: Naujoji Škotija
  • Low German: Nova Scotia
  • Luxembourgish: Nova Scotia
  • Macedonian: Нова Шкотска
  • Malay: Nova Scotia
  • Malayalam: നോവ സ്കോട്ടിയ
  • Manx: Nalbin Noa
  • Marathi: नोव्हा स्कॉशिया
  • Min Dong Chinese: Nova Scotia
  • Min Nan Chinese: Nova Scotia
  • Mingrelian: ახალი შოტლანდია
  • Mongolian: Нова Скоша
  • Northern Frisian: Nova Scotia
  • Norwegian: Nova Scotia
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Nova Scotia
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Nova Scotia
  • Occitan (post 1500): Nòva Escòcia
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܢܘܒܐ ܣܩܘܛܝܐ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Niwe Scotland
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Nīwe Scotland
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Nīƿe Scotland
  • Ossetian: Ног Шотланди
  • Pampanga: Nova Scotia
  • Panjabi: ਨੋਵਾ ਸਕੋਸ਼ਾ
  • Papiamento: Nova Scotia
  • Pennsylvania German: Nei-Schottland
  • Persian: نوا اسکوشیا
  • Piemontese: Neuva Scòssia
  • Polish: Nowa Szkocja
  • Portuguese: Nova Escócia
  • Quechua: Nova Scotia pruwinsya
  • Romanian: Noua Scoție
  • Russia Buriat: Шэнэ Шотланд
  • Russian: Новая Шотландия
  • Rusyn: Нова Шкоция
  • Samogitian: Naujuojė Škuotėjė
  • Sardinian: Nova Scotia
  • Scots: Nova Scotia
  • Scottish Gaelic: Alba Nuadh
  • Serbian: Нова Шкотска
  • Serbo-Croatian: Nova Škotska
  • Sinhala: නොවා ස්කොටියා
  • Slovak: Nové Škótsko
  • Slovenian: Nova Škotska
  • South Azerbaijani: نوا اسکوشیا
  • South Azerbaijani: نووا اسکوشیا
  • Spanish: Nueva Escocia
  • Swahili: Nova Scotia
  • Swedish: Nova Scotia
  • Tagalog: Nova Scotia
  • Tajik: Шотландияи Нав
  • Tamil: நோவா ஸ்காட்டியா
  • Tamil: நோவா ஸ்கோசியா
  • Tatar: Яңа Шотландия
  • Telugu: నోవా స్కోటియా
  • Thai: ซาตูปาอิเตอา
  • Thai: รัฐโนวาสโกเชีย
  • Turkish: Yeni İskoçya
  • Uighur: Nowa Skotiye Ölkisi
  • Ukrainian: Нова Шотландія
  • Urdu: نووا سکوشیا
  • Uzbek: Yangi Shotlandiya
  • Vietnamese: Nova Scotia
  • Volapük: Nova Scotia
  • Volapük: Nula-Skotän
  • Võro: Nova Scotia
  • Waray (Philippines): Nova Scotia
  • Welsh: Nova Scotia
  • Western Armenian: Նոր Սկովտիա
  • Western Frisian: Nij-Skotlân
  • Western Frisian: Nij Skotlân
  • Western Panjabi: نوا سکوٹیا
  • Western Panjabi: نوڡا سکوشیا
  • Wu Chinese: 新斯科舍省
  • Yiddish: נאווע סקאשע
  • Yue Chinese: 諾華斯高沙
  • Yancuic Escocia
  • Yancuīc Escocia
  • İskoçya Newiye
  • नोवा स्कोश्या

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