Patan is a one of the largest cities in and is located just across the Bagmati river from . Confusingly, it is also known as Lalitpur, both names deriving from the Sanskrit "Lalitapattan".

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  • Location:  , , ,
  • Population:  221,000
  • Latitude:  27° 40' 35.7" (27.6766°) north
  • Longitude:  85° 18' 51" (85.3142°) east
  • Elevation:  1,334 meters (4,377 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Patan
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Patan, Nepal

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German:  Lalitpur Russian:  Лалитпур Lalitapura Manigal Yala

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