Overijssel is one of the twelve provinces of the . The river IJssel, from which the province takes its name, actually flows through both Overijssel and Gelderland, forming a boundary between them in its northern part.

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The city of is home to some 120.000 people and, although second in size to , it serves as the province capital of Overijssel. Photo: Onderwijsgek, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in the . It is the largest city of the Twente region, and also of the Overijssel province. Photo: Tubantia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is one of the oldest cities in the Netherlands. Photo: Arch, Public domain.

is a municipality and a city in the eastern . Photo: Pawm10, CC0.


is a city in the , close to the border with . Photo: Tubantia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a Hanzestad located at the far end of the river IJssel, in the far north west of the province of Overijssel. Photo: Gouwenaar, CC0.

is a municipality and a city in the eastern province of Overijssel in the . Photo: Banja-Frans Mulder, CC BY 3.0.

is a municipality and a Hanseatic city in the eastern . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a municipality and a town in the eastern , in the province of Overijssel, in the region. Photo: Frans-Banja Mulder, CC BY 3.0.

is a municipality in the region of Twente, in Overijssel. Photo: Michielverbeek, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a picturesque village in Overijssel in the . Photo: pioilo, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Weerribben-Wieden is a national park in the . Photo: Gouwenaar, CC0.

is a village in the province of Overijssel. Photo: Uberprutser, CC BY-SA 4.0.


Latitude of center
52.4254° or 52° 25' 31.5" north
Longitude of center
6.4611° or 6° 27' 39.8" east
6 metres (20 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 4289951000
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Overijssel
  • Albanian: Overijssel
  • Arabic: Overijssel
  • Arabic: أوفرايسل
  • Aragonese: Overijssel
  • Armenian: Օվերեյսել
  • Asturian: Overijssel
  • Basque: Overijssel
  • Belarusian: Аверэйсел
  • Belarusian: Авэрэйсэл
  • Bengali: ওভেরিসসেল
  • Breton: Overijssel
  • Bulgarian: Оверейсел
  • Catalan: Overijssel
  • Cebuano: Provincie Overijssel
  • Chinese: Overijssel Séng
  • Chinese: 上艾修
  • Chinese: 上艾瑟尔省
  • Czech: Overijssel
  • Danish: Overijssel
  • Dutch: OV
  • Dutch: Overijssel
  • Egyptian Arabic: اوڤيرايسيل
  • English: Overissel
  • Esperanto: Overijssel
  • Esperanto: Overiselo
  • Estonian: Overijsseli provints
  • Faroese: Overijssel
  • Finnish: Overijssel
  • French: Overijssel
  • Galician: Overijssel
  • Georgian: ოვერეისელი
  • German: Overijssel
  • German: Provinz Overijssel
  • Greek: Οφεράισσελ
  • Gujarati: ઓવરજ્સેલ
  • Hakka Chinese: Overijssel-sén
  • Hausa: Overijssel
  • Hebrew: אוברייסל
  • Hindi: ओवरिस्सेल
  • Hungarian: Overijssel
  • Icelandic: Overijssel
  • Indonesian: Overijssel
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Overijssel
  • Irish: Overijssel
  • Italian: Overijssel
  • Japanese: オーファーアイセル州
  • Javanese: Overijssel
  • Kannada: ಓವರ್ಜಿಸೆಲ್
  • Korean: 오버레이설 주
  • Korean: 오버레이설주
  • Latin: Transisalania
  • Latvian: Overeisela
  • Limburgan: Euverijssel
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Overijssel
  • Lithuanian: Overeiselis
  • Low German: Aoveriessel
  • Low German: Oaveriessel
  • Luxembourgish: Provënz Overijssel
  • Macedonian: Оверејсел
  • Malay: Overijssel
  • Manx: Overijssel
  • Marathi: ओव्हराईजल
  • Min Nan Chinese: Overijssel Séng
  • Minangkabau: Overijssel
  • Nepali: ओभेरिज्स्सेल
  • Northern Frisian: Prowins Overijssel
  • Norwegian: Overijssel
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Overijssel
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Overijssel
  • Occitan (post 1500): Overijssel
  • Ossetian: Оверэйссел
  • Persian: افریسل
  • Polish: Overijssel
  • Portuguese: Overissel
  • Pushto: افریسل
  • Quechua: Overijssel pruwinsya
  • Romanian: Overijssel
  • Russian: Оверайссел
  • Russian: Оверэйсел
  • Russian: Оверэйссел
  • Saterfriesisch: Uuriesel
  • Scots: Overijssel
  • Scottish Gaelic: Overijssel
  • Serbian: Оверејсел
  • Serbo-Croatian: Overijssel
  • Sinhala: ඔවෙරිජෙස්සෙල්
  • Slovak: Overijssel
  • Somali: Overijssel
  • Spanish: Overijssel
  • Spanish: Provincia de Overijssel
  • Swahili: Overijssel
  • Swedish: Overijssel
  • Tajik: Вилояти Оверэйсел
  • Tamil: ஒவேரிஜ்ஸ்செல்
  • Tamil: ஓவர்ரிஜ்செல்
  • Telugu: ఓవరిజ్సెల్
  • Thai: จังหวัดโอเฟอไรส์เซิล
  • Turkish: Overijssel
  • Ukrainian: Оверейсел
  • Urdu: اوفریسل
  • Venetian: Overijssel
  • Vietnamese: Overijssel
  • Vlaams: Overyssel
  • Volapük: Overijssel
  • Waray (Philippines): Overijssel
  • Welsh: Overijssel
  • Western Frisian: Oerisel
  • Western Panjabi: اورآءیسل
  • Wu Chinese: 上艾瑟尔省
  • Yue Chinese: 上艾修
  • Zeeuws: Overiessel

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