Porto-Novo

Porto-Novo is the capital of . The commune covers an area of 110 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 223,552 people.As the name suggests, Porto-Novo was originally developed as a port for the transatlantic slave trade led by the Portuguese Empire.
Photo: Élisée.Adad, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
is a multi-use stadium in Porto-Novo, Benin named after Charles de Gaulle. Photo: Sdansou, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
The Royal Palace, also known as King Toffa's Palace and more recently Musée Honmé, is a former royal residence and today museum in Porto-Novo, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Library
The is the legal deposit library for .

Church
Photo: Finangnon, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a town in the southeastern region of Benin.

Porto-Novo

Latitude
6.4991° or 6° 29' 56.7" north
Longitude
2.6253° or 2° 37' 31.2" east
Open Location Code
6FR4FJXG+J4
Population
266,000
United Nations Location Code
BJ PTN
Elevation
20 metres (66 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1669842684
Geo­Names ID
2392087
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Porto-Novo
  • Afrikaans: Porto-Novo
  • Akan: Porto-Novo
  • Albanian: Porto Novo
  • Amharic: ፖርቶ ኖቮ
  • Arabic: Porto-Novo
  • Arabic: بورتو نوفو
  • Arabic: هوجبونو
  • Aragonese: Porto-Novo
  • Aragonese: Porto Novo
  • Armenian: Պորտո Նովո
  • Arpitan: Pôrto-Novo
  • Asturian: Ajashe
  • Asturian: Hogbonu
  • Asturian: Porto-Novo
  • Asturian: Puertu Nuevu
  • Avaric: Porto-Novo
  • Azerbaijani: Porto-Novo
  • Bambara: Porto Novo
  • Basque: Porto-Novo
  • Basque: Porto Novo
  • Belarusian: Агбану
  • Belarusian: Порта-Нова
  • Bengali: পোর্তো নভো
  • Bosnian: Porto-Novo
  • Breton: Porto-Novo
  • Bulgarian: Порто Ново
  • Catalan: Porto-Novo
  • Cebuano: Porto-Novo
  • Central Bikol: Porto-Novo
  • Central Kurdish: پۆرتۆ نۆڤۆ
  • Chechen: Порто-Ново
  • Chinese: Porto-Novo
  • Chinese: 新港
  • Chinese: 波圖奴埠
  • Chinese: 波多諾伏
  • Chinese: 波多诺伏
  • Cornish: Porto Novo
  • Croatian: Porto-Novo
  • Czech: Porto Novo
  • Danish: Porto-Novo
  • Dimli (individual language): Porto-Novo
  • Dutch: Porto-Novo
  • English: Adjace
  • English: Adjacé
  • English: Hogbonou
  • English: Hogbonu
  • Esperanto: Porto-Novo
  • Esperanto: Porto Novo
  • Estonian: Porto-Novo
  • Fiji Hindi: Porto-Novo
  • Finnish: Porto-Novo
  • French: Porto-Novo
  • French: Porto Novo
  • Galician: Porto Novo
  • Ganda: Porto-Novo
  • Georgian: პორტო-ნოვო
  • German: Porto-Novo
  • German: Porto Novo
  • Greek: Πόρτο-Νόβο
  • Greek: Πόρτο Νόβο
  • Gujarati: પોર્ટો-નોવો
  • Haitian: Pòto-Novo
  • Hakka Chinese: Porto-Novo
  • Hausa: Porto-Novo
  • Hebrew: פורטו נובו
  • Hindi: पोर्टो-नोवो
  • Hungarian: Porto Novo
  • Icelandic: Porto Novo
  • Ido: Porto Novo
  • Iloko: Porto-Novo
  • Inari Sami: Porto-Novo
  • Indonesian: Porto-Novo
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Porto-Novo
  • Interlingue: Porto Novo
  • Irish: Porto-Novo
  • Italian: Porto-Novo
  • Japanese: ポルトノボ
  • Japanese: ポルト=ノーヴォ
  • Javanese: Porto-Novo
  • Kabiyè: Pɔɔrto-noovoo
  • Kabyle: Porto-Novo
  • Kannada: ಪೋರ್ಟೊ-ನೊವೊ
  • Kazakh: Порто-Ново
  • Kikuyu: Porto-Novo
  • Kirghiz: Порто-Ново
  • Kongo: Porto-Novo
  • Korean: 포르토노보
  • Kotava: Porto-Novo
  • Kurdish: Porto Novo
  • Lao: Porto-Novo
  • Latin: Portus Novus
  • Latvian: Portonovo
  • Ligurian: Pòrto Neuvo
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Porto-Novo
  • Lithuanian: Porto Novas
  • Livvi: Porto-Novo
  • Lombard: Porto-Novo
  • Luxembourgish: Porto Novo
  • Macedo-Romanian: Porto-Novo
  • Macedonian: Порто Ново
  • Malagasy: Porto-Novo
  • Malay: Porto-Novo
  • Malayalam: പോർട്ടൊ നോവൊ
  • Malayalam: പോർട്ട് നോവൊ
  • Marathi: पोर्तो-नोव्हो
  • Min Dong Chinese: Porto-Novo
  • Min Nan Chinese: Porto-Novo
  • Mingrelian: პორტო-ნოვო
  • Moroccan Arabic: بورتو نوڤو
  • Nauru: Porto Novo
  • Nepali: पोर्टो नोभो
  • Northern Frisian: Porto Novo
  • Norwegian: Porto-Novo
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Porto-Novo
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Porto-Novo
  • Novial: Porto-Novo
  • Occitan (post 1500): Porto-Novo
  • Occitan (post 1500): Porto Novo
  • Ossetian: Порто-Ново
  • Panjabi: ਅਜ਼ਾਸੇ
  • Panjabi: ਪੋਰਤੋ-ਨੋਵੋ
  • Papiamento: Porto Novo
  • Persian: پورتو نووو
  • Piemontese: Porto-Novo
  • Polish: Porto-Novo
  • Portuguese: Porto-Novo
  • Portuguese: Porto Novo
  • Pushto: پورتو نووو
  • Quechua: Porto-Novo
  • Romanian: Porto Novo
  • Russian: Огбону
  • Russian: Порто-Ново
  • Sardinian: Porto-Novo
  • Scots: Porto-Novo
  • Scottish Gaelic: Porto-Novo
  • Serbian: Порто Ново
  • Serbo-Croatian: Porto-Novo
  • Shona: Porto-Novo
  • Sinhala: පෝර්ටෝ-නොවෝ
  • Slovak: Porto-Novo
  • Slovenian: Porto-Novo
  • Somali: Borto-Novo
  • South Azerbaijani: پورتو نووو
  • Spanish: Porto Novo
  • Swahili: Porto Novo
  • Swedish: Porto-Novo
  • Tagalog: Porto-Novo
  • Tajik: Порто-Ново
  • Tamil: போர்டோ -நோவோ
  • Tamil: போர்டோ நோவோ
  • Telugu: పోర్టో-నోవో
  • Thai: ปอร์โต-โนโว
  • Tibetan: པོར་ཊོ་-ནོ་བོ།
  • Turkish: Porto-Novo
  • Udmurt: Порто-Ново
  • Ukrainian: Порто-Ново
  • Upper Sorbian: Porto Novo
  • Urdu: پورٹو نووو
  • Uzbek: Porto-Novo
  • Venetian: Porto-Novo
  • Veps: Porto Novo
  • Vietnamese: Porto-Novo
  • Volapük: Porto-Novo
  • Waray (Philippines): Porto-Novo
  • Welsh: Porto-Novo
  • Western Frisian: Porto-Novo
  • Western Mari: Порто-Ново
  • Western Panjabi: پورٹو نووو
  • Wu Chinese: 波多诺伏
  • Yiddish: פארטא-נאווא
  • Yiddish: פארטא־נאווא
  • Yoruba: Porto-Novo
  • Yue Chinese: 波圖奴埠

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