Sharjah is the capital of Sharjah emirate and the third largest city in the . The word Sharq means east. Sharjah is east of Dubai and Abu Dhabi, thus its name.

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  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 1,400,000
  • IATA airport code: SHJ
  • United Nations Location Code: AE SHJ
  • Latitude: 25° 20' 14.5" (25.3374°) north
  • Longitude: 55° 24' 43.4" (55.4121°) east
  • Elevation: 6 meters (20 feet)
  • Wikidata: Sharjah
  • Wikimedia Commons: Sharjah

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Other Names for Sharjah

Arabic: إمارة الشارقة, Arabic: الشارقة, Armenian: Շարժա, Arpitan: Ch·ardj·a, Azerbaijani: Şarja, Basque: Xarja, Belarusian: Горад Шарджа, Breton: Charjah, Bulgarian: Шарджа, Catalan: Xarjah, Chinese: 夏尔迦, Czech: Šardžá, Esperanto: Ŝarĵo, Estonian: Ash-Shāriqah emiraat, Finnish: Sharja, French: Charjah, Georgian: შარჯა, German: Schardscha, Hebrew: שארגה, Hindi: शारजाह, Hungarian: Sardzsa, Italian: Sharja, Japanese: シャールジャ, Kannada: ಶಾರ್ಜ, Korean: 샤르자, Lithuanian: Šardža, Luxembourgish: Schardscha, Malayalam: ഷാർജ
Marathi: शारजा, Panjabi: ਸ਼ਾਰਜਾ, Persian: شارجه, Polish: Szardża, Portuguese: Xarja, Russian: Шарджа, Serbian: Шарџа, Serbo-Croatian: Šardža, Spanish: Sarja, Spanish: Sharjah, Tamil: சார்ஜா, Tatar: Шарҗә, Telugu: షార్జా, Thai: ชาร์จาห์, Turkish: Şarika, Ukrainian: Шарджа, Urdu: شارجہ, Western Panjabi: شارجہ, Yakut: Шарджа куорат, Al Sharjah, Ash Shāriqa, Ash Shāriqah, Ash ’Mariqah, Sharga, Shārijah, Shāriqah, Shārja

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