Sanag is an administrative region in north eastern . Sanaag has a long coastline facing the Gulf of Aden to the north, and is bordered by the region of Sahil to the west, Sool to the south and to the east.

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Erigabo, Ceerigaabo in Somali, is a several-century old city in the northern Sanaagh region of , an independent nation within . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.


10.3505° or 10° 21' 1.8" north
47.5333° or 47° 32' east
Open Location Code
1,325 metres (4,347 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2208325472
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: سناج
  • Armenian: Սանագ
  • Basque: Sanaag
  • Bulgarian: Санааг
  • Catalan: Sanaag
  • Cebuano: Gobolka Sanaag
  • Chinese: 萨纳格
  • Chinese: 薩納格
  • Chinese: 薩那格州
  • Czech: Sanaag
  • Danish: Sanaag
  • Dutch: Sanaag
  • English: Sanaag Region
  • Esperanto: Sanaag
  • Finnish: Sanaag
  • French: Sanaag
  • Georgian: სანაგის რეგიონი
  • German: Sanaag
  • Italian: Sanag
  • Japanese: サナーグ
  • Japanese: サナーグ州
  • Korean: 사나그
  • Korean: 사나그주
  • Persian: سناج (سومالی)
  • Persian: سناج
  • Portuguese: Sanaag
  • Russian: Санааг
  • Russian: Санаг
  • Somali: Sanaag
  • Spanish: Región de Sanaag
  • Spanish: Sanaag
  • Swahili (generic): Mkoa wa Sanaag
  • Swedish: Sanaag
  • Thai: แคว้นซานาก
  • Turkish: Sanag
  • Ukrainian: Санааг
  • Urdu: سناج
  • Yue Chinese: 薩納格
  • Zulu: Sanaag
  • Province of Sanaag
  • Sinad
  • Snaq
  • سناج Sanaag

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