Skien

Skien is a city and municipality in county in . In modern times it is regarded as part of the traditional region of Grenland, although historically it belonged to Grenmar/Skiensfjorden, while Grenland referred the area and Bø.
Photo: Bitjungle, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
The is a football stadium located in Skien, . Photo: Lasse Tollefsen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Ruins
was a church under Gimsøy Abbey near Skien in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Theater
is a cultural centre in the city of Skien, county. Photo: Bitjungle, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Town hall
Photo: Bitjungle, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Skien

Latitude
59.2075° or 59° 12' 26.9" north
Longitude
9.6105° or 9° 36' 37.9" east
Population
51,400
Elevation
18 metres (59 feet)
Geo­Names ID
6453383

Also Known As

  • Albanian: Skien
  • Arabic: Skien
  • Arabic: شين
  • Armenian: Շիեն
  • Asturian: Skien
  • Asturian: Skien kommune
  • Asturian: conceyu de Skien (Noruega)
  • Basque: Skien
  • Belarusian: Горад Шыен
  • Belarusian: Шыен
  • Bishnupriya: স্কিয়েন
  • Bulgarian: Шиен
  • Catalan: Skien
  • Cebuano: Skien
  • Chinese: Skien
  • Chinese: 希恩
  • Croatian: Skien
  • Czech: Skien
  • Danish: Skien
  • Dutch: Skien
  • Esperanto: Skien
  • Estonian: Skieni vald
  • Finnish: Skien
  • French: Skien
  • Georgian: შიენი
  • German: Skien
  • Greek: Σίεν
  • Hebrew: שיאן
  • Hungarian: Skien
  • Icelandic: Skien
  • Ido: Skien
  • Indonesian: Skien
  • Interlingue: Skien
  • Italian: Skien
  • Japanese: シーエン
  • Kalaallisut: Skien
  • Korean: 시엔
  • Latin: Skien
  • Latvian: Šīena
  • Limburgan: Skien
  • Lithuanian: Šienas
  • Low German: Kommun Skien
  • Luxembourgish: Skien
  • Malay: Skien
  • Min Nan Chinese: Skien
  • Northern Frisian: Skien
  • Northern Sami: Skien
  • Norwegian: Skien
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Skien
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Skien
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Skien kommune
  • Occitan (post 1500): Skien
  • Persian: شین (نروژ)
  • Persian: شین
  • Piemontese: Skien
  • Polish: Skien
  • Portuguese: Skien
  • Romanian: Skien
  • Russian: Шиен
  • Samogitian: Šėins
  • Scots: Skien
  • Serbian: Шијен
  • Slovenian: Skien
  • Spanish: Skien
  • Swahili: Skien
  • Swedish: Skien
  • Swedish: Skiens kommun
  • Tamil: ஸ்கியென்
  • Tatar: Шиен
  • Turkish: Skien
  • Ukrainian: Шієн
  • Urdu: شیئن
  • Vietnamese: Skien
  • Waray (Philippines): Skien
  • Welsh: Skien
  • Western Frisian: Skien
  • Western Panjabi: سکائن
  • Wu Chinese: 希恩

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