Siwa

Siwa is an oasis and town in the of Egypt. It is the most remote of Egypt's five western oases. The oasis is 80 km long by 20 km wide, with a population in 2016 of some 33,000.
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Localities in the Area

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Siwa

Latitude
29.2035° or 29° 12' 12.5" north
Longitude
25.5192° or 25° 31' 9.2" east
Population
35,000
IATA airport code
SEW
United Nations Location Code
EG SEW
Elevation
-15 metres (-49 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 324629407
Geo­Names ID
347863
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Isiwan
  • Arabic: سيوة (مركز)
  • Arabic: سيوة
  • Arabic: سيوه
  • Arabic: واحة سيوة
  • Arabic: واحه سيوه
  • Azerbaijani: Siva
  • Basque: Siwa
  • Bengali: সিওয়া ওয়েসিস
  • Bulgarian: Сива (оазис)
  • Bulgarian: Сиуа
  • Catalan: Oasi de Siwa
  • Catalan: Oasis de Siwa
  • Cebuano: Siwa Oasis
  • Chinese: 施華綠洲
  • Chinese: 西瓦
  • Chinese: 西瓦綠洲
  • Chinese: 錫瓦綠洲
  • Chinese: 锡瓦绿洲
  • Croatian: Oaza Siwa
  • Croatian: Siwa (oaza)
  • Croatian: Siwa
  • Czech: Síwa
  • Danish: Siwa Oasis
  • Dutch: Siwa
  • Egyptian Arabic: سيوة
  • Egyptian Arabic: سيوه
  • English: Siwa Oasis
  • English: Sīwah
  • Esperanto: Oazo Siva
  • Finnish: Siwa (keidas)
  • French: Siouah
  • French: Siwa
  • French: Siwa (oasis)
  • French: Siwah
  • French: Syouah
  • Georgian: სივა (ოაზისი)
  • German: Oase Siwa
  • German: Siwa
  • German: Siwa Oasis
  • Greek: Όαση Σίβα
  • Gujarati: સિવા ઓઅસિસ
  • Hebrew: נווה המדבר סיווה
  • Hindi: सीवा नख़लिस्तान
  • Hindi: सीवा मरूद्यान
  • Hungarian: Szíva-oázis
  • Indonesian: Siwa Oasis
  • Italian: Siwa
  • Japanese: シワオアシス
  • Japanese: シワ・オアシス
  • Japanese: シーワ・オアシス
  • Kabyle: Isiwan
  • Kannada: ಸಿವಾ ಓಯಸಿಸ್
  • Korean: 시와오아시스
  • Korean: 시와 오아시스
  • Latin: Ammonium
  • Latvian: Siva
  • Lithuanian: Siva
  • Lithuanian: Sivos oazė
  • Malay: Oasis Siwa
  • Malay: Wahah Siwa
  • Malayalam: സിവ ഓയസിസ്
  • Marathi: सिवा ओएसिस
  • Norwegian: Siwa
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Siwa
  • Persian: سیوه
  • Persian: واحه سیوا
  • Persian: واحهٔ سیوا
  • Polish: Oaza Siwa
  • Polish: Siwa (oaza)
  • Polish: Siwa
  • Portuguese: Oásis de Siuá
  • Portuguese: Oásis de Siwa
  • Portuguese: Oásis de siuá
  • Portuguese: Siuá
  • Portuguese: Siwa
  • Romanian: Siwa
  • Russian: Сива (оазис)
  • Russian: Сива
  • Scots: Siwa Oasis
  • Serbian: Сива
  • Serbo-Croatian: Siwa (oaza)
  • Serbo-Croatian: Siwa
  • Sinhala: සිවා ඔඑසිස්
  • Siwi: Isiwan
  • Slovak: Oáza Siwa
  • Slovak: Oáza Síva
  • Slovak: Oáza Síwa
  • Slovak: Oázy Siwa
  • Slovak: Oázy Síva
  • Slovak: Oázy Síwa
  • Slovak: Siva
  • Slovak: Sivská oáza
  • Slovak: Siwská oáza
  • Slovak: Síva
  • Slovak: Sívska oáza
  • Slovak: Sívske oázy
  • Slovak: Síwska oáza
  • Slovak: Síwske oázy
  • Slovenian: Oaza Siva
  • South Azerbaijani: واحه سیوا
  • Spanish: Siwa
  • Spanish: Siwah
  • Swedish: Siwa
  • Swedish: Siwaoasen
  • Tamil: சிவா ஓசிஸ்
  • Telugu: శివ ఒయాసిస్
  • Thai: สิวา โอเอซิส
  • Turkish: Siwa Oasis
  • Ukrainian: Оаза Сива
  • Urdu: سوا اوسس
  • Vietnamese: Siwa
  • Vietnamese: Siwa Oasis
  • Welsh: Siwa
  • Yue Chinese: 施華綠洲
  • Sekhetam
  • Siuah
  • Siwe
  • Wahat Siwah
  • Wāḥat Sīwah
  • სივა

Other Places Named Siwa

  • Town, Iwate, Japan
  • Locality, Nepal
  • Town, Sichuan, China
  • Henan, China
  • Village, Southern Sulawesi, Indonesia
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