Samar Island

Samar is the third largest island in the Philippines, after Mindanao and Luzon islands. It is located next to and the two are joined by a bridge.
Photo: M M, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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is one of the three provinces of Samar Island in the region of the . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a province forming the eastern part of Samar Island in the Philippines. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Samar, sometimes unofficially called Western Samar, is one of the three provinces in Samar Island, region of the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

, officially the City of , is a 1st class component city and capital of the province of , . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

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City is the provincial capital city of Samar, in , Philippines. Photo: M M, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a city of 183,000 in the province of Samar in the . Photo: Itsme hope19, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, officially the Municipality of , is a 1st class municipality in the province of , . Photo: Magalhães, Public domain.

, officially the Municipality of , is a 2nd class municipality in the province of , .

, officially the Municipality of , is a 5th class municipality in the province of , . Photo: Argenberg, CC BY 4.0.

is a growing agricultural and educational municipality of Samar in the .

Samar Island

Latitude of center
11.7754° or 11° 46' 31.4" north
Longitude of center
124.8859° or 124° 53' 9.1" east
Population
1,750,000
Elevation
171 metres (561 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 216243435
Geo­Names ID
1690650
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Samar
  • Afrikaans: Samar
  • Arabic: Samar
  • Arabic: جزيرة سامار
  • Arabic: سامار
  • Arabic: سمار
  • Arabic: سمر
  • Armenian: Սամար
  • Azerbaijani: Samar
  • Basque: Samar
  • Belarusian: Востраў Самар
  • Belarusian: Самар
  • Breton: Samar
  • Bulgarian: Самар
  • Catalan: Samar
  • Cebuano: Pulo sa Samar
  • Cebuano: Samar
  • Central Bikol: Samar
  • Chinese: 萨马
  • Chinese: 萨马岛
  • Chinese: 薩馬
  • Chinese: 薩馬島
  • Chuvash: Самар
  • Croatian: Samar
  • Czech: Samar
  • Danish: Samar
  • Dutch: Samar
  • Dutch: Samar Eiland
  • Egyptian Arabic: سامار
  • English: Samar
  • Esperanto: Insulo Samaro
  • Esperanto: Samar
  • Esperanto: Samaro
  • Estonian: Samar
  • Filipino: Samar
  • Finnish: Samar
  • French: Samar
  • Galician: Illa Samar
  • Galician: Samar
  • Georgian: სამარი
  • German: Samar
  • German: Samar-Insel
  • Greek: Σαμάρ
  • Hebrew: סאמאר
  • Hindi: सामार
  • Hungarian: Samar
  • Iloko: Samar
  • Indonesian: Pulau Samar
  • Indonesian: Samar
  • Italian: Samar
  • Italian: isola di Samar
  • Japanese: サマール
  • Japanese: サマール島
  • Kazakh: Самар
  • Korean: 사마르섬
  • Lao: Samar
  • Lithuanian: Samaras
  • Macedonian: Самар
  • Norwegian: Samar
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Samar
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Samar
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Øya Samar
  • Persian: سامار (جزیره)
  • Persian: سامار
  • Polish: Samar
  • Portuguese: Samar
  • Romanian: Insula Samar
  • Romanian: Samar
  • Russian: Самар
  • Scots: Samar
  • Serbian: Samar
  • Serbian: Самар
  • Spanish: Isla de Samar
  • Spanish: Isla de Sámar
  • Spanish: Samar
  • Spanish: Sámar
  • Swedish: Samar
  • Tagalog: Isla ng Samar
  • Tagalog: Pulo ng Samar
  • Tagalog: Samar
  • Tamil: சமர், பிலிப்பீன்சு
  • Tatar: Самар (утрау)
  • Tatar: Самар
  • Turkish: Samar
  • Turkish: Samar Adası
  • Ukrainian: Самар
  • Urdu: سامار
  • Vietnamese: Samar
  • Vietnamese: Đảo Samar
  • Waray (Philippines): Isla han Samar
  • Waray (Philippines): Samar
  • Welsh: Samar
  • Western Mari: Самар
  • Wu Chinese: 萨马
  • Wu Chinese: 萨马岛
  • Isola di Samar
  • Samar Capitol Building
  • Western Samar Capitol Building

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