Somaliland

Somaliland is a country on the that broke away from Somalia in 1991. Local authorities declared the region's independence from in May 1991, but neither the Somali federal government nor any other country or international organization has recognized its sovereignty, instead claiming it as an autonomous region of Somalia.

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is the capital of the republic of Somaliland. Photo: ויקיג'אנקי, CC BY 2.0.

, sometimes known as Maroodi Jeex, is one of the administrative regions of Somaliland. Photo: joepyrek, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Most travellers who come to are simply passing through on their way to . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is an administrative region in Somaliland. It borders to the west, to the north, to the south and to the east. Photo: Flickr account, OGL.

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Named after the eponymous river which runs through the area, is one of the administrative regions of the self-declared republic of Somaliland. Photo: YoTuT, CC BY 2.0.

Sanag is an administrative region in north eastern Somaliland. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Somaliland

Latitude of center
9.8° or 9° 48' north
Longitude of center
46.2° or 46° 12' east
Population
5,780,000

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Somalieland
  • Afrikaans: Somaliland
  • Albanian: Somalilandi
  • Amharic: ሱማሊ ላንድ
  • Amharic: ሶማሊ ላንድ
  • Amharic: ሶማሊላንድ
  • Arabic: Somaliland
  • Arabic: أرض الصومال
  • Arabic: ارض الصومال
  • Arabic: جمهور ية أرض الصومال
  • Arabic: جمهورية أرض الصومال
  • Arabic: جمهورية ارض الصومال
  • Arabic: جمهورية صوماليلاند
  • Arabic: صوماليلاند
  • Aragonese: Somalilandia
  • Aramaic: ܨܘܡܐܠܝܠܢܕ
  • Armenian: Սոմալիլենդ
  • Asturian; Bable: Somalilandia
  • Azerbaijani: Somalilend
  • Azerbaijani: Somalilənd
  • Bashkir: Сомалиленд
  • Basque: Somaliland
  • Basque: Somalilandia
  • Belarusian: Рэспубліка Самаліленд
  • Belarusian: Самаліленд
  • Belarusian: Самалілэнд
  • Bengali: সোমালিল্যান্ড
  • Bosnian: Somaliland
  • Breton: Somalia saoz
  • Breton: Somaliland
  • Bulgarian: Република Сомалиленд
  • Bulgarian: Сомалиленд
  • Burmese: ဆိုမာလီလန်းနိုင်ငံ
  • Catalan: República de Somalilàndia
  • Catalan: Somaliland
  • Catalan: Somalilàndia
  • Central Kurdish: سۆماڵیلاند
  • Chechen: Сомалиленд
  • Chinese: Somaliland
  • Chinese: 索馬利蘭
  • Chinese: 索馬利蘭共和國
  • Chinese: 索馬里蘭
  • Chinese: 索馬里蘭共和國
  • Chinese: 索马里兰
  • Chinese: 索马里兰共和国
  • Crimean Turkish; Crimean Tatar: Somaliland
  • Croatian: Somaliland
  • Czech: Somaliland
  • Czech: Somálijsko
  • Czech: Soomaaliland
  • Danish: Somaliland
  • Dimli: Somaliland
  • Divehi: ސޮމާލީލޭންޑު
  • Dutch: Somaliland
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: ارض الصومال
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: صوماليلاند
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Somalaland
  • English: Republic of Somaliland
  • Esperanto: Respubliko de Somalilando
  • Esperanto: Somalilando
  • Esperanto: Somalio
  • Estonian: Somaalimaa
  • Estonian: Somalimaa
  • Finnish: Somaliland
  • Finnish: Somalimaa
  • Finnish: pohjois-Somalia
  • Franco-Provençal: Somalilande
  • French: Somaliland
  • French: république du Somaliland
  • Gagauz: Somaliland
  • Gagauz: Somalilend
  • Gallegan: Somalilandia
  • Georgian: სომალილენდი
  • German: Nordsomalia
  • German: Somaliland
  • Greek: Σομαλιλάνδη
  • Guianese Creole French: Somaliland
  • Gujarati: સોમાલિલેન્ડ
  • Haitian; Haitian Creole: Somaliland
  • Hakka Chinese: Somaliland
  • Hausa: Somaliland
  • Hebrew: סומלילנד
  • Hindi: सोमालीदेश
  • Hindi: सोमालीलैंड
  • Hungarian: Szomáliföld
  • Icelandic: Sómalíland
  • Igbo: Somaliland
  • Indonesian: Jamhuuriyadda Soomaaliland
  • Indonesian: Republik Somaliland
  • Indonesian: Somaliland
  • Indonesian: Soomaaliland
  • Interlingue: Somaliland
  • Irish: Críoch Shomáile
  • Italian: Somaliland
  • Japanese: ソマリランド
  • Japanese: ソマリランド共和国
  • Javanese: Somaliland
  • Kalmyk; Oirat: Сомалилендин Таңһч
  • Kannada: ಸೊಮಾಲಿಲ್ಯಾಂಡ್
  • Kazakh: Сомалиленд
  • Korean: 소말리란드
  • Korean: 소말리랜드
  • Korean: 소말리랜드 공화국
  • Korean: 소말릴란드
  • Korean: 소말릴랜드
  • Kurdish: Somalîland
  • Latin: Somalilandia
  • Latvian: Somālilenda
  • Latvian: Somālilendas Republika
  • Letzeburgesch: Somaliland
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Somaliland
  • Lingala: Somaliland
  • Lithuanian: Somalilandas
  • Lithuanian: Somalilendas
  • Lombard: Somaliland
  • Macedonian: Сомалиленд
  • Malagasy: Sômalilandy
  • Malay (generic): Somaliland
  • Malayalam: Republic of Somaliland
  • Malayalam: Somaliland
  • Malayalam: സൊമാലിലാന്റ്
  • Malayalam: സോമാലിലാന്റ്
  • Manx: Yn Tomaalee
  • Manx: Yn Çheer Homaalagh
  • Marathi: सोमालीलँड
  • Min Dong Chinese: Somaliland
  • Min Nan Chinese: Somaliland
  • Minangkabau: Somaliland
  • Mingrelian: სომალილენდი
  • Northern Frisian: Somaalilun
  • Northern Luri: سوٙمالی لأند
  • Norwegian: Somaliland
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Somaliland
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Somaliland
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Somaliland
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Сомалиленд
  • Pali: सोमालिलैंड
  • Pampanga: Somaliland
  • Panjabi: ਸੋਮਾਲੀਲੈਂਡ
  • Persian: سومالیلند
  • Persian: سومالی لند
  • Persian: سومالی‌لند
  • Piemontese: Somaliland
  • Polish: Somaliland
  • Portuguese: Somaliland
  • Portuguese: Somalilândia
  • Pushto: سومالیالاند
  • Pushto: سومالیلانډ
  • Romanian: Somaliland
  • Russian: Республика Сомалиленд
  • Russian: Сомалиленд
  • Sanskrit: सोमालिलैंड
  • Sardinian: Somaliland
  • Scots: Somaliland
  • Serbian: Somaliland
  • Serbian: Somalilend
  • Serbian: Сомалиланд
  • Serbo-Croatian: Somaliland
  • Shan: မိူင်းသူဝ်ႇမႃးလီးလႅၼ်း
  • Sicilian: Somaliland
  • Sinhalese: සොමායිලන්ඩ්
  • Sinhalese: සෝමාලිලෑන්ඩ්
  • Slovak: Soomaaliland
  • Somali: Jamhuuriyadda Soomaaliland
  • Somali: Somaliland
  • Somali: Soomaaliland
  • Somali: Soomalilaand
  • Somali: Soomaliland
  • Somali: gobolka Somaliland
  • South Azerbaijani: سومالی‌لند
  • Spanish: Republica de Somalilandia
  • Spanish: República de Somalilandia
  • Spanish: Somaliland
  • Spanish: Somalilandia
  • Sundanese: Somaliland
  • Swahili (generic): Somaliland
  • Swedish: Lista över Somalilands presidenter
  • Swedish: Republiken Somaliland
  • Swedish: Salal
  • Swedish: Somaliland
  • Tagalog: Republic of Somaliland
  • Tagalog: Somaliland
  • Tagalog: Somalilandiya
  • Tamil: சோமாலிலாந்து
  • Tatar: Сомалиленд
  • Telugu: సోమాలిలాండ్
  • Thai: ประเทศโซมาลิแลนด์
  • Thai: สาธารณรัฐโซมาลีแลนด์
  • Thai: โซมาลิแลนด์
  • Thai: โซมาลีแลนด์
  • Turkish: Somaliland
  • Turkish: Somaliland Cumhuriyeti
  • Ukrainian: Сомаліленд
  • Urdu: Somaliland
  • Urdu: صومالی لینڈ
  • Vietnamese: Somaliland
  • Waray (Philippines): Somaliland
  • Welsh: Somaliland
  • Western Panjabi: صومالی لینڈ
  • Wu Chinese: 索马里兰
  • Yoruba: Somaliland
  • Yoruba: Sòmálílàndì
  • Yue Chinese: 索馬里蘭
  • Zulu: ISomaliland
  • Somalîlenda

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