Paraguay

Paraguay is a country of big rivers, green landscapes, folklore and a rich indigenous culture in central . It's relatively small compared to its neighbours, with an area of 406,752 km2: about the same size as Germany.

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is the capital and largest city of Paraguay. Photo: FF MM, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the most eastern and second largest city of Paraguay at the border with . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a region of Paraguay. Photo: FF MM, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a district and the capital city of in Paraguay, located at the south-east of the department, on the right-hand shore of the , opposite Posadas, Argentina. Photo: Myparaguay, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Parana Plateau is a region of Paraguay. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The Paraguayan Chaco is a region covering the western half of Paraguay. Photo: gomezminck, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a region of Paraguay. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Paraguay

Latitude of center
-23.584° or 23° 35' 2.4" south
Longitude of center
-58.0518° or 58° 3' 6.5" west
Population
7,010,000
Elevation
83 metres (272 feet)
Capital
Asuncion
Area
406,750 km² (157,047 miles²)
Currency
Guarani (PYG)
Phone code
595
Internet domain
.py
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1644764586
Geo­Names ID
3437598
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Paragway
  • Achinese: Paraguay
  • Adyghe: Парагуай
  • Afar: Paragvay
  • Afrikaans: Paraguay
  • Akan: Paraguay
  • Albanian: Paraguaj
  • Albanian: Paraguaji
  • Amharic: ፓራጓይ
  • Arabic: Paraguay
  • Arabic: باراجواي
  • Arabic: باراغواي
  • Aragonese: Paraguai
  • Armenian: Պարագվայ
  • Arpitan: Paragoayi
  • Asturian: Paraguay
  • Asturian: Paraguái
  • Aymara: Parawayi
  • Azerbaijani: Paraqvay
  • Balinese: Paraguay
  • Bambara: Paraguwayi
  • Bashkir: Парагвай
  • Basque: Paraguai
  • Basque: Paraguay
  • Bavarian: Paraguay
  • Belarusian: Парагвай
  • Bengali: পারাগুয়ে
  • Bengali: প্যারাগুয়ে
  • Bengali: প্যারাগোয়ে
  • Bhojpuri: पराग्वे
  • Bishnupriya: পারাগুয়ে
  • Bislama: Paraguay
  • Bosnian: Paragvaj
  • Breton: Paraguay
  • Bulgarian: Парагвай
  • Burmese: ပါရာဂွေး
  • Burmese: ပါရာဂွေးနိုင်ငံ
  • Catalan: Paraguai
  • Cebuano: Paraguay
  • Central Bikol: Paraguay
  • Central Kurdish: پاراگوای
  • Chavacano: Paraguay
  • Chechen: Парагвай
  • Cheyenne: Paraguay
  • Chinese: Paraguay
  • Chinese: 巴拉圭
  • Chuvash: Парагвай
  • Cornish: Paragway
  • Corsican: Paraguay
  • Crimean Tatar: Paragvay
  • Croatian: Paragvaj
  • Czech: Paraguay
  • Danish: Paraguay
  • Dhivehi: ޕެރަގުއޭ
  • Dimli (individual language): Paraguay
  • Dotyali: पाराग्वे
  • Dutch: PRY
  • Dutch: PY
  • Dutch: Paraguay
  • Dzongkha: Paraguay
  • Dzongkha: པ་ར་གུ་ཝའི
  • Eastern Mari: Парагвай
  • Egyptian Arabic: باراجواى
  • English: Heart of South America
  • English: Republic of Paraguay
  • English: py
  • English: 🇵🇾
  • Esperanto: PY
  • Esperanto: Paragvajo
  • Esperanto: Respubliko Paragvajo
  • Estonian: Paraguay
  • Estonian: Paraguay Vabariik
  • Ewe: Paragua nutome
  • Ewe: Paraguay
  • Extremaduran: Paraguai
  • Faroese: Paraguai
  • Faroese: Paraguei
  • Fiji Hindi: Paraguay
  • Fijian: Paraguay
  • Finnish: Paraguay
  • Finnish: Paraguayn tasavalta
  • French: Cœur de l’Amérique du Sud
  • French: PAR
  • French: PY
  • French: Paraguay
  • French: République du Paraguay
  • French: la République du Paraguay
  • French: py
  • French: 🇵🇾
  • Fulah: Paraguwaay
  • Gagauz: Paragvay
  • Galician: Paraguai - Paraguay
  • Galician: Paraguai
  • Ganda: Paragwayi
  • Georgian: პარაგვაი
  • German: Paraguay
  • Goan Konkani: Paraguay
  • Goan Konkani: पराग्वे
  • Gothic: 𐍆𐌰𐌿𐍂𐌰𐌷𐍅𐌰
  • Greek: Παραγουάη
  • Guarani: Paraguái
  • Guarani: Tetã Paraguái
  • Guianese Creole French: Paragwé
  • Gujarati: પેરાગ્વે
  • Haitian: Paragwe
  • Hakka Chinese: Paraguay
  • Hausa: Paragai
  • Hausa: Paraguay
  • Hebrew: פרגואי
  • Hebrew: פרגוואי
  • Hindi: पारागुए
  • Hindi: पॅराग्वे
  • Hindi: पैराग्वे
  • Hungarian: Paraguay
  • Hungarian: Paraguayi Köztársaság
  • Icelandic: Paragvæ
  • Ido: Paraguay
  • Igbo: Paraguay
  • Iloko: Paraguay
  • Inari Sami: Paraguay
  • Inari Sami: Paraguay täsiväldi
  • Indonesian: Paraguay
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Paraguay
  • Interlingue: Paraguay
  • Irish: Paragua
  • Italian: Paraguay
  • Jamaican Creole English: Paragwai
  • Japanese: パラグアイ
  • Japanese: パラグアイ共和国
  • Javanese: Paraguay
  • Kabiyè: Paraguwee
  • Kabyle: Paraguay
  • Kalaallisut: Paraguay
  • Kalmyk: Парагаймудин Орн
  • Kannada: ಪರಾಗ್ವೇ
  • Kannada: ಪೆರಗ್ವೆ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Paragvay
  • Kashubian: Paragwaj
  • Kazakh: Парагвай
  • Khmer: ប៉ារ៉ាហ្គាយ
  • Kikuyu: Paragwai
  • Kinyarwanda: Paragwe
  • Kirghiz: Парагвай
  • Kongo: Paragway
  • Korean: 파라과이
  • Kurdish: Paraguay
  • Kurdish: Paragûay
  • Kurdish: پاراگوای
  • Ladino: Paraguay
  • Lao: Paraguay
  • Lao: ປະເທດປາຣາກວັຍ
  • Lao: ປະເທດປາຣາກວາຍ
  • Lao: ປາລາກວຍ
  • Latgalian: Paragvajs
  • Latin: Paraquaria
  • Latvian: Paragvaja
  • Lezghian: Парагвай
  • Ligurian: Paraguay
  • Limburgan: Paraguay
  • Lingala: Palagway
  • Lingala: Palagwei
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Paraguai
  • Literary Chinese: 巴拉圭
  • Lithuanian: Paragvajus
  • Livvi: Paragvai
  • Lojban: paraguais
  • Lombard: Paraguay
  • Low German: Paraguay
  • Lower Sorbian: Paraguay
  • Luba-Katanga: Palagwei
  • Luxembourgish: Paraguay
  • Macedo-Romanian: Paraguay
  • Macedonian: Парагвај
  • Madurese: Paraguay
  • Maithili: पाराग्वे
  • Malagasy: Paragoay
  • Malay: Paraguay
  • Malayalam: പരഗ്വെ
  • Malayalam: പരാഗ്വേ
  • Maltese: Paragwaj
  • Maltese: Repubblika tal-Paragwaj
  • Manipuri: ꯄꯔꯒ꯭ꯋꯥꯢ
  • Manx: Yn Pharaguay
  • Maori: Parakai
  • Marathi: पराग्वे
  • Marathi: पेराग्वे
  • Mazanderani: پاراگوئه
  • Min Dong Chinese: Paraguay
  • Min Nan Chinese: Paraguay
  • Minangkabau: Paraguay
  • Mingrelian: პარაგვაი
  • Mirandese: Paraguai
  • Mongolian: Парагвай
  • Mongolian: ꯄꯔꯒ꯭ꯋꯥꯢ
  • Moroccan Arabic: پاراڭواي
  • Moroccan Arabic: پاراݣواي
  • Nauru: Paraguay
  • Neapolitan: Paraguay
  • Nepali: पाराग्वे
  • Nepali: प्यारागुये
  • Newari: पाराग्वे
  • North Ndebele: Paraguay
  • Northern Frisian: Paraguay
  • Northern Luri: پاراگوئه
  • Northern Sami: Paraguay
  • Northern Sami: Paraguay dásseváldi
  • Norwegian: Paraguay
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Paraguay
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Republikken Paraguay
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Paraguay
  • Novial: Paraguay
  • Nyanja: Paraguay
  • Occitan (post 1500): Paraguai
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Paraguay
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Paraquaria
  • Oriya: ପାରାଗୁଏ
  • Oromo: Paraaguwaay
  • Ossetian: Парагвай
  • Pali: पेरेग्वाय
  • Pampanga: Paraguay
  • Pampanga: Paraguái
  • Pangasinan: Paraguay
  • Panjabi: ਪੈਰਾਗੁਏ
  • Papiamento: Paraguai
  • Papiamento: Paraguay
  • Pennsylvania German: Paraguay
  • Persian: پاراگوئه
  • Persian: پاراگویه
  • Piemontese: Paraguay
  • Polish: Paragwaj
  • Portuguese: Paraguai
  • Portuguese: Paraguay
  • Quechua: Parawayi
  • Romanian: Paraguay
  • Romansh: Paraguai
  • Romansh: Paraguay
  • Rundi: Paragwe
  • Russia Buriat: Парагвай
  • Russian: Парагвай
  • Russian: Республика Парагвай
  • Sakizaya: Paraguay
  • Samoan: Parakuei
  • Samogitian: Paragvajos
  • Sango: Paraguëe
  • Sanskrit: पेरेग्वाय
  • Santali: ᱯᱮᱨᱟᱜᱩᱣᱟᱭ
  • Sardinian: Paraguay
  • Saterfriesisch: Paraguay
  • Scots: Paraguay
  • Scottish Gaelic: Paraguaidh
  • Serbian: Paragvaj
  • Serbian: Парагвај
  • Serbo-Croatian: Paragvaj
  • Shan: မိူင်းပႃႇရႃႇၵူၺ်း
  • Shona: Paraguay
  • Sicilian: Paraguai
  • Silesian: Paragwaj
  • Sindhi: پيراگوئي
  • Sinhala: පැරගුවේ
  • Skolt Sami: Paraguay
  • Skolt Sami: Paraguay tääʹssväʹldd
  • Slovak: Paraguaj
  • Slovenian: Paragvaj
  • Somali: Paraguay
  • South Azerbaijani: پاراقوئه
  • Spanish: Paraguay
  • Spanish: Republica del Paraguay
  • Spanish: República del Paraguay
  • Sundanese: Paraguay
  • Swahili: Paraguay
  • Swahili: Paragwai
  • Swedish: Paraguay
  • Swedish: Republiken Paraguay
  • Swiss German: Paraguay
  • Tagalog: Paraguay
  • Tajik: Парагвай
  • Tamil: பரகுவை
  • Tamil: பாரகுவே
  • Tatar: Парагвай
  • Telugu: పరాగ్వే
  • Telugu: పెరగువే
  • Tetum: Paraguai
  • Thai: ประเทศปารากวัย
  • Thai: ปารากวัย
  • Tibetan: པ་ར་གུ་ཡེ།
  • Tibetan: པཱ་ར་གེ།
  • Tigrinya: ፓራጓይ
  • Tok Pisin: Paraguwai
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Palakuei
  • Tosk Albanian: Paraguay
  • Tunisian Arabic: پاراڨواي
  • Turkish: Paraguay
  • Turkmen: Paragwaý
  • Udmurt: Парагвай
  • Uighur: پاراگۋاي
  • Ukrainian: Парагвай
  • Ukrainian: Параґвай
  • Upper Sorbian: Paraguay
  • Urdu: پیراگوئے
  • Uzbek: Paragvay
  • Venetian: Paraguay
  • Veps: Paragvai
  • Vietnamese: Pa-ra-goay (Paraguay)
  • Vietnamese: Pa-ra-goay
  • Vietnamese: Paraguay
  • Vlax Romani: Paraguay
  • Volapük: Paragvän
  • Võro: Paraguay
  • Walloon: Paragway
  • Waray (Philippines): Paraguay
  • Welsh: Paraguay
  • Welsh: Paragwâi
  • Western Armenian: Փարակուէյ
  • Western Frisian: Paraguay
  • Western Mari: Парагвай
  • Western Panjabi: پیراگوۓ
  • Wolof: Paraguwaay
  • Wu Chinese: 巴拉圭
  • Xhosa: Paraguay
  • Yakut: Парагуай
  • Yiddish: פאראגוויי
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Paraguye
  • Yoruba: Paragúáì
  • Yue Chinese: 巴拉圭
  • Zeeuws: Paraguay
  • Zhuang: Paraguay
  • Zulu: i-Paraguay
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