Sikkim

Sikkim, Nepali: सिक्किम Sikkimese: སུ་ཁྱིམ་, is a state in East India in the Himalayan foot hills also bordering , and . The name has been coined from the words su him, which mean "beautiful home", reflecting the beauty of its snow-covered mountains and lush green valleys.
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is a bustling, friendly hill station, and the capital of the Himalayan state of Sikkim. Photo: Sujay25, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is one of the four administrative districts of the state of Sikkim. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a district in Sikkim. The highlight of is the amazing Himalayan treks in the foothills of Mt Kanchenjunga. Photo: Sujay25, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a district of the state of Sikkim. Its Headquarter is . Photo: Sujay25, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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is a district of the state of Sikkim. Photo: Sujay25, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Sikkim

Latitude of center
27.75° or 27° 45' north
Longitude of center
88.5° or 88° 30' east
Population
611,000
Abbreviation
SK
Elevation
5057 metres (16,591 feet)
Geo­Names ID
1256312

Also Known As

  • Achinese: Sikkim
  • Afrikaans: Sikkim
  • Albanian: Sikkim
  • Amharic: ሲኪም
  • Arabic: Sikkim
  • Arabic: سيكيم
  • Assamese: ছিক্কিম
  • Asturian: Sikkim
  • Azerbaijani: Sikkim
  • Basque: Sikkim
  • Belarusian: Сыкім
  • Belarusian: Сікім
  • Bengali: সিকিম
  • Bengali: সিক্কিম
  • Bhojpuri: सिक्किम
  • Bishnupriya: সিকিম
  • Bosnian: Sikkim
  • Breton: Sikkim
  • Bulgarian: Сиким
  • Burmese: ဆစ်ကင်ပြည်နယ်
  • Catalan: Sikkim
  • Cebuano: Sikkim
  • Central Bikol: Sikkim
  • Chechen: Сикким
  • Chinese: Sikkim
  • Chinese: 錫金
  • Chinese: 錫金邦
  • Chinese: 锡金
  • Chinese: 锡金邦
  • Croatian: Sikkim
  • Czech: Sikkim
  • Danish: Sikkim
  • Dhivehi: ސިއްކީމް
  • Dimli (individual language): Sikkim
  • Dotyali: सिक्किम
  • Dutch: Sikkim
  • English: State of Sikkim
  • Esperanto: Sikimo
  • Estonian: Sikkim
  • Fiji Hindi: Sikkim
  • Finnish: Sikkim
  • French: Sikkim
  • Galician: Sikkim
  • Georgian: სიკიმი
  • German: Sikkim
  • Goan Konkani: Sikkim
  • Goan Konkani: सिक्किम
  • Greek: Σίκκιμ
  • Greek: Σικκίμ
  • Gujarati: સિક્કિમ
  • Hausa: Sikkim
  • Hebrew: סיקים
  • Hindi: सिक्किम
  • Hungarian: Szikkim
  • Icelandic: Sikkim
  • Indonesian: Sikkim
  • Irish: Sikkim
  • Italian: Sikkim
  • Japanese: シッキム州
  • Kannada: ಸಿಕ್ಕಿಂ
  • Kashmiri: سککم
  • Korean: 시킴 주
  • Korean: 시킴주
  • Latin: Sikkim
  • Latvian: Sikima
  • Literary Chinese: 錫金
  • Lithuanian: Sikimas
  • Macedonian: Сиким
  • Maithili: सिक्किम
  • Malagasy: Sikkim
  • Malay: Sikkim
  • Malayalam: സിക്കിം
  • Manipuri: ꯁꯤꯛꯀꯤꯝ
  • Marathi: सिक्किम
  • Marathi: सिक्कीम
  • Min Dong Chinese: Sikkim
  • Min Nan Chinese: Sikkim
  • Mingrelian: სიკიმი
  • Mongolian: Сикким
  • Mongolian: ꯁꯤꯛꯀꯤꯝ
  • Nepali: सिक्किम
  • Newari: सिक्किम
  • Northern Frisian: Sikkim
  • Northern Luri: سیکیم
  • Norwegian: Sikkim
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sikkim
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Sikkim
  • Occitan (post 1500): Sikkim
  • Oriya: ସିକିମ
  • Ossetian: Сикким
  • Pampanga: Sikkim
  • Panjabi: ਸਿੱਕਮ
  • Persian: سیکیم
  • Polish: Sikkim
  • Portuguese: Siquim
  • Pushto: سيکيم
  • Romanian: Sikkim
  • Russian: Сикким
  • Sanskrit: सिक्किमराज्यम्
  • Santali: ᱥᱤᱠᱠᱤᱢ
  • Scots: Sikkim
  • Serbian: Сиким
  • Serbo-Croatian: Sikkim
  • Sinhala: සිකිම්
  • Slovak: Sikkim
  • Slovenian: Sikim
  • Slovenian: Sikkim
  • South Azerbaijani: سیکیم
  • Spanish: Sikkim
  • Swahili: Sikkim
  • Swedish: Sikkim
  • Tagalog: Sikkim
  • Tajik: Сикким
  • Tamil: சிக்கிம்
  • Tatar: Сикким
  • Telugu: సిక్కిం
  • Thai: รัฐสิกขิม
  • Tibetan: འབྲས་ལྗོངས།
  • Tulu: ಸಿಕ್ಕಿಂ
  • Turkish: Sikkim
  • Ukrainian: Сіккім
  • Upper Sorbian: Sikim
  • Urdu: سکم
  • Uzbek: Sekkim
  • Vietnamese: Sikkim
  • Waray (Philippines): Sikkim
  • Welsh: Sikkim
  • Western Panjabi: سکم
  • Wu Chinese: 锡金邦
  • Yoruba: Sikkim
  • Yue Chinese: 錫金
  • Che-meng-hsiung
  • Demjong
  • Dremojong
  • Kingdom of Sikkim
  • Sikhim

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