Senegal is an officially Francophone country in . With the Atlantic Ocean to the west, Senegal has to the south, to the southeast, to the east, and to the north.

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is the capital and largest city of and is often regarded as the cultural and commercial center of French-speaking West Africa.

is a city and a world heritage site on the Grande Cote in .


is a region in . It includes the Cap-Vert Peninsula and the administrative region of Thies.

The is a region in southern centered on the river of the same name.


  • Location:  ,
  • Population:  12,300,000
  • Latitude of center:  14° 40' 12" (14.67°) north
  • Longitude of center:  14° 33' 25.2" (14.557°) west
  • Elevation:  53 meters (174 feet)
  • Capital: 
  • Area:  196,190 km² (75,749 miles²)
  • Languages:  French, Wolof, Pulaar and Mandinka
  • Currency:  Franc (XOF)
  • Phone code:  221
  • Internet domain:  .sn
  • Neighbors:  , , , and
  • Wikidata:  Senegal
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Senegal

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Albanian:  Senegali Amharic:  ሴኔጋል Arabic:  السنغال Arabic:  سنغال Armenian:  Սենեգալ Arpitan:  Sènègal Azerbaijani:  Seneqal Bambara:  Senegali Belarusian:  Сенегал Bengali:  সেনেগাল Bulgarian:  Сенегал Burmese:  ဆီနီဂေါ Central Khmer:  សេនេហ្កាល់ Chinese:  塞内加尔 English:  Republic of Senegal Esperanto:  Senegalo Ewe:  Senegal nutome French:  République du Sénégal French:  Sénégal Fulah:  Senegaal
Galician:  Senegal - Sénégal Ganda:  Senegaalo Georgian:  სენეგალი Greek:  Σενεγάλη Gujarati:  સેનેગલ Hausa:  Sinigal Hebrew:  סנגאל Hebrew:  סנגל Hindi:  सेनेगल Hungarian:  Szenegál Irish:  An tSeineagáil Japanese:  セネガル Japanese:  セネガル共和国 Kannada:  ಸೆನೆಗಲ್ Kikuyu:  Senegali Korean:  세네갈 Kurdish:  سینیگال Lao:  ຊິນີກັນ Latin:  Senegalia Latvian:  Senegāla
Lingala:  Senegalɛ Lithuanian:  Senegalas Luba-Katanga:  Senegale Macedonian:  Сенегал Malayalam:  സെനഗല്‍ Malayalam:  സെനെഗൽ Marathi:  सेनेगल Marathi:  सेनेगाल Nepali:  सेनेगाल North Ndebele:  Senegali Oriya:  ସେନେଗାଲ୍ Persian:  سنگال Rundi:  Senegali Russian:  Сенегал Sango:  Senegäle Scottish Gaelic:  Seanagal Serbian:  Сенегал Somali:  Sinigaal Swahili:  Senegali Tajik:  Сенегал
Tamil:  செனிகல் Tamil:  செனெகல் Telugu:  సెనెగల్ Thai:  ประเทศเซเนกัล Thai:  เซเนกัล Tibetan:  སེ་ནི་གྷལ། Tigrinya:  ሴኔጋል Tonga:  Senikalo Uighur:  سېنېگال Ukrainian:  Сенегал Ukrainian:  Сенеґал Urdu:  سینیگل Vietnamese:  Sénégal Vietnamese:  Xê-nê-gan (Senegal) Vietnamese:  Xê-nê-gan Volapük:  Senegalän Welsh:  Sénégal Wolof:  Senegaal Yoruba:  Orílẹ́ède Sẹnẹga Zulu:  i-Senegal

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