Silesian Voivodeship

Silesian Voivodeship, or Silesia Province is a voivodeship, or province, in southern , centered on the historic region known as , with serving as its capital.

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is the largest city in Upper and 's main industrial centre. Photo: Lestath, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in the Silesian Voivodeship in south . Photo: StevieY19, CC BY-SA 3.0.

- city located in the south of in the Silesian Voivodeship. Photo: Mkos, CC BY-SA 3.0 pl.

is a city in , in southern . Photo: Ebielmaj, CC BY-SA 3.0 pl.

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is an industrial city in the Silesian Voivodeship in southern . Photo: Yarl, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is one of the largest cities in the Silesian Voivodeship in with a population of about 170,000 in the city itself and over half a million if its metro area taken into account. Photo: Lestath, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a large city in Upper Silesia. It is home to a number of tourist attractions, many of them near or on the border of the regional province of . Photo: Ludek, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, a city located in the south of in the Silesian Voivodeship. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in the Silesian Voivodeship. Located in the northwestern corner of the "Silesian Metropolis" centered around , the city has a proud mining heritage spanning half a millenium. Photo: Roton Piotr, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a medieval town in Silesian Voivodeship, . Photo: Kpjas, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a winter sport resort city in the Silesian Voivodeship in southern , situated southwest of and very near to . Photo: Janericloebe, Public domain.

is a winter sport resort city in the in the Silesian Voivodeship, in . Photo: D T G, CC BY 3.0.

is a winter sport resort of about 6,000 inhabitants in southern in the Silesian Voivodeship, situated southwest of , in the vicinity of . Photo: D T G, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a historic town in southern , situated north of in the Polish Jura mountains. Photo: Rafał Klisowski, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a historic town in southern , situated north of in the Ojców mountains. Photo: Jakubhal, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a historic town in southern , approximately 8km southeast of in the Polish Jura mountains. Photo: Luk smigly, CC BY-SA 3.0 pl.

Silesian Voivodeship

Latitude of center
50.5687° or 50° 34' 7.5" north
Longitude of center
19.2344° or 19° 14' 3.8" east
Population
4,650,000
Elevation
265 metres (869 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 505034126
Geo­Names ID
3337497
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Silesya
  • Arabic: województwo śląskie
  • Arabic: محافظة سيليزيا
  • Armenian: Սիլեզիայի վոյեվոդություն
  • Asturian: Voivodatu de Silesia
  • Azerbaijani: Sileziya voevodluğu
  • Basque: Behe Silesia
  • Basque: Silesiako voivoderria
  • Basque: województwo śląskie
  • Belarusian: województwo śląskie
  • Belarusian: Сылескае ваяводзтва
  • Belarusian: Сілезскае ваяводства
  • Bengali: সিলেসিয়ান ভয়ভোডেশিপ
  • Bosnian: województwo śląskie
  • Bosnian: Šlesko vojvodstvo
  • Bulgarian: Силезко войводство
  • Bulgarian: Силезкото войводство
  • Catalan: Província Silèsia
  • Catalan: Silèsia
  • Catalan: Voivodat de Silèsia
  • Cebuano: Województwo Śląskie
  • Chinese: Silesia Séng
  • Chinese: województwo śląskie
  • Chinese: 西里西亚省
  • Chinese: 西里西亞省
  • Crimean Tatar: Sileziya voyevodalığı
  • Crimean Tatar: województwo śląskie
  • Croatian: województwo śląskie
  • Croatian: Šlesko vojvodstvo
  • Czech: Slezské vojvodství
  • Czech: województwo śląskie
  • Danish: Województwo śląskie
  • Dimli (individual language): Silezya
  • Dutch: Silezië
  • Dutch: Woiwodschap Silezië
  • Dutch: województwo śląskie
  • English: Silesia
  • English: Silesia Province
  • Erzya: Силезэнь воеводства
  • Esperanto: Silezia Provinco
  • Esperanto: Silezia provinco
  • Esperanto: województwo śląskie
  • Estonian: Sileesia vojevoodkond
  • Estonian: województwo śląskie
  • Finnish: Sleesian voivodikunta
  • Finnish: województwo śląskie
  • French: Silésie
  • French: Silésie (voïvodie)
  • French: Voïvodie de Silésie
  • French: voïvodie de Silésie
  • French: województwo śląskie
  • French: śląskie
  • Galician: Voivodato de Silesia
  • Galician: województwo śląskie
  • Georgian: województwo śląskie
  • Georgian: სილეზიის სავოევოდო
  • German: Schlesien
  • German: Woiwodschaft Schlesien
  • German: województwo śląskie
  • Greek: Βοεβοδάτο Σιλεσίας
  • Gujarati: સિલેસિઅન વોઈવોડેશિપ
  • Hakka Chinese: Sî-lî-sî-â-sén
  • Hausa: Śląskie
  • Hebrew: שלזיה
  • Hindi: सिलेसियन वोईवोडीशिप
  • Hungarian: Sziléziai vajdaság
  • Hungarian: województwo śląskie
  • Icelandic: Slesía
  • Icelandic: województwo śląskie
  • Indonesian: Provinsi Silesia
  • Indonesian: Provinsi Slaskie
  • Indonesian: województwo śląskie
  • Italian: Alta Slesia
  • Italian: Slesia Superiore
  • Italian: Voivodato di Slesia
  • Italian: Wojewodztwo slaskie
  • Italian: voivodato della Slesia
  • Italian: województwo śląskie
  • Japanese: województwo śląskie
  • Japanese: シレジア自治区
  • Japanese: シロンスク県
  • Javanese: Provinsi Silesia
  • Javanese: województwo śląskie
  • Kannada: ಸೈಲ್ಸಿಯನ್ ವಾಯಿವೊಡೆಶಿಪ್
  • Kashubian: Szląsczé wòjewództwò
  • Kashubian: województwo śląskie
  • Korean: województwo śląskie
  • Korean: 실롱스크주
  • Latin: Silesia vaivodatus
  • Latin: województwo śląskie
  • Latvian: Silēzijas vojevodiste
  • Latvian: województwo śląskie
  • Limburgan: Woiwodsjap Silezië
  • Lithuanian: Silezijos vaivadija
  • Lithuanian: województwo śląskie
  • Lombard: Śląskie
  • Lower Sorbian: województwo śląskie
  • Lower Sorbian: Šlazyńske wójwodstwo
  • Luxembourgish: Woiwodschaft Schlesien
  • Macedonian: Шлеско Војводство
  • Malay: Wilayah Silesia
  • Malay: województwo śląskie
  • Manx: Queiggey ny Sileesh
  • Manx: województwo śląskie
  • Marathi: województwo śląskie
  • Marathi: श्लोंस्का प्रांत
  • Min Nan Chinese: Śląskie Séng
  • Moksha: województwo śląskie
  • Moksha: Силезиянь воеводши
  • Mongolian: Силези муж
  • Northern Frisian: Schleesien (Prowins uun Poolen)
  • Northern Frisian: Schleesien
  • Norwegian: Schlesiske voivodskap
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Schlesiske voivodskap
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Voivodskapet Śląsk
  • Norwegian Bokmål: województwo śląskie
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Schlesiske voivodskap
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: województwo śląskie
  • Occitan (post 1500): Voivodat de Silèsia
  • Occitan (post 1500): Voïvodia de Silèsia
  • Occitan (post 1500): województwo śląskie
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Sysylaland voivodscip
  • Ossetian: Силезийы воеводæйад
  • Papiamento: Voivodat di Silesia
  • Papiamento: województwo śląskie
  • Persian: استان سیلسیان
  • Polish: Województwo śląskie
  • Polish: województwo śląskie
  • Portuguese: Silésia
  • Portuguese: Voivodia da Silésia
  • Portuguese: województwo śląskie
  • Pushto: سیلسیان
  • Quechua: Silisya suyu
  • Romanian: Voievodatul Silezia
  • Romanian: województwo śląskie
  • Russian: województwo śląskie
  • Russian: Силезское воеводство
  • Serbian: województwo śląskie
  • Serbian: Војводство Шлеско
  • Serbian: Војводство шлеско
  • Serbo-Croatian: Šlesko vojvodstvo
  • Silesian: województwo śląskie
  • Silesian: Ślůnske wojewůdztwo
  • Sinhala: සෙලෙසියන් ප්‍රාන්තය
  • Slovak: Sliezske vojvodstvo
  • Slovak: województwo śląskie
  • Slovenian: Šlezijsko vojvodstvo
  • South Azerbaijani: سیلسیان اوستانی
  • Spanish: Silesia
  • Spanish: Voivodato de Silesia
  • Spanish: województwo śląskie
  • Swedish: Schlesien
  • Swedish: Schlesiens vojvodskap
  • Swedish: województwo śląskie
  • Swedish: Śląsk
  • Swedish: Śląsk vojvodskap
  • Tamil: சிலேசியான் ஓய்வொதேஷிப்
  • Tatar: Силезия воеводалыгы
  • Telugu: సిలేసియన్ వోయవోడెషిప్
  • Thai: จังหวัดชล็อนสก์
  • Turkish: Silezya Voyvodalığı
  • Turkish: województwo śląskie
  • Udmurt: Силезия воеводство
  • Ukrainian: województwo śląskie
  • Ukrainian: Сілезьке воєводство
  • Upper Sorbian: województwo śląskie
  • Upper Sorbian: Šleske wojewódstwo
  • Urdu: سیلیزیا صوبہ
  • Vietnamese: województwo śląskie
  • Vietnamese: Śląskie
  • Waray (Philippines): Silesya
  • Waray (Philippines): województwo śląskie
  • Welsh: Silesian Voivodeship
  • Western Panjabi: województwo śląskie
  • Western Panjabi: صوبہ سائیلیشیا
  • Wu Chinese: 西里西亚省
  • Yue Chinese: 西里西亞省
  • Zeeuws: Woiwodschap Silezië
  • Zeeuws: województwo śląskie
  • Voivodato della Slesia

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