Sharjah

Sharjah is the third largest city in the and the capital of . Sharjah is known for its Arabic and Islamic architecture as well as its libraries, Islamic museums, and cultural centers.
Photo: Mueed Ahmed, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
is a multi-purpose stadium in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

Mosque
is a mosque in Sharjah, the , located on the Khaled lagoon at the Buhaira Corniche. Photo: Nikthestoned, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Sharjah

Latitude
25.3462° or 25° 20' 46.1" north
Longitude
55.4211° or 55° 25' 15.8" east
Open Location Code
7HQQ8CWC+FC
Population
1,400,000
IATA airport code
SHJ
United Nations Location Code
AE SHJ
Elevation
6 metres (20 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 847933749
Geo­Names ID
292672
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Sharjah
  • Albanian: Sharxha
  • Arabic: Sharjah
  • Arabic: إمارة الشارقة
  • Arabic: الشارقة
  • Arabic: مدينة الشارقة
  • Armenian: Շարժա
  • Armenian: Շարճա
  • Armenian: Շարջա
  • Azerbaijani: Şarja
  • Basque: Xarja
  • Belarusian: Шарджа
  • Bengali: শারজাহ
  • Breton: Charjah
  • Bulgarian: Шарджа
  • Catalan: Xarjah
  • Chinese: 夏尔迦
  • Chinese: 沙加
  • Chinese: 沙迦
  • Czech: Šardžá
  • Danish: Sharjah
  • Dutch: Sharjah
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: الشارقه
  • English: Sharjah city
  • Esperanto: Ŝarjo
  • Esperanto: Ŝarĵo
  • Estonian: Ash-Shāriqah emiraat
  • Finnish: Sharja
  • Finnish: Šardža
  • Franco-Provençal: Ch·ardj·a
  • French: Charjah
  • French: Sharjah
  • Georgian: შარჯა
  • German: Schardscha
  • German: Sharjah
  • German: asch-Schariqa
  • Greek: Σάρτζα
  • Hausa: Sharjah (birni)
  • Hausa: Sharjah
  • Hebrew: שארג'ה
  • Hebrew: שארגה
  • Hebrew: שארג׳ה
  • Hindi: शारजा
  • Hindi: शारजाह
  • Hungarian: Sardzsa
  • Indonesian: Sharjah
  • Italian: Sharja
  • Italian: Sharjah
  • Japanese: シャールジャ
  • Japanese: シャールジャ市
  • Kalaallisut: Sharjah
  • Kannada: ಶಾರ್ಜ
  • Kannada: ಶಾರ್ಜಾ
  • Korean: 샤르자
  • Kurdish: Şarîqe
  • Latvian: Sharjah
  • Latvian: Šārdža
  • Letzeburgesch: Schardscha
  • Lithuanian: Šardža
  • Macedonian: Шарџа
  • Malay (generic): Sharjah
  • Malayalam: ഷാർജ
  • Marathi: शारजा
  • Mingrelian: შარჯა
  • Norwegian: Sharjah
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sharjah
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Sharjah
  • Panjabi: ਸ਼ਾਰਜਾ
  • Persian: شارجه
  • Polish: Szardża
  • Portuguese: Sharjah
  • Portuguese: Sharjah (cidade)
  • Portuguese: Xarja
  • Romanian: Sharjah
  • Russian: Аш-Шарджа
  • Russian: Шарджа
  • Scots: Sharjah
  • Serbian: Шарџа
  • Serbo-Croatian: Sharjah
  • Serbo-Croatian: Šardža
  • South Azerbaijani: شارجه
  • Spanish: Sarja
  • Spanish: Sharjah
  • Swedish: Sharjah
  • Tagalog: Sharjah
  • Tamil: சார்ஜா
  • Tatar: Шарҗә
  • Telugu: షార్జా
  • Thai: ชาร์จาห์
  • Turkish: Şarika
  • Turkish: Şârika
  • Uighur: شارجا
  • Ukrainian: Шарджа
  • Urdu: شارجہ (شہر)
  • Urdu: شارجہ
  • Uzbek: Sharja
  • Vietnamese: Sharjah
  • Waray (Philippines): Sharjah
  • Western Panjabi: شارجا
  • Western Panjabi: شارجہ
  • Wu Chinese: 沙迦 (城市)
  • Yakut: Шарджа куорат
  • Yue Chinese: 沙迦
  • Al Sharjah
  • Ash Shāriqa
  • Ash Shāriqah
  • Ash ’Mariqah
  • Sharga
  • Shārijah
  • Shāriqah
  • Shārja

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