Sulawesi

Sulawesi is one of the main islands of , and the 11th largest island in the world. With four spindly arms spinning outward, Sulawesi's spidery shape is easily recognizable.

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North Sulawesi is a province of Indonesia. It is located on the of Sulawesi, south of the and southeast of , . Photo: Enrico Kumesan, CC BY-SA 3.0.

South Sulawesi is a province in the southern peninsula of Sulawesi. Photo: G41rn8, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a province of Indonesia located at the centre of the island of Sulawesi. Photo: Bagas Chrisara, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a province in , covering the southeastern peninsula of the island of Sulawesi as well as many offshore islands. Photo: Jenny, CC BY 2.0.

Sulawesi

Latitude of center
-2° or 2° south
Longitude of center
121° or 121° east
Population
18,500,000
Elevation
312 metres (1024 feet)
Geo­Names ID
1626233

Also Known As

  • Achinese: Sulawèsi
  • Afrikaans: Soelawesi
  • Afrikaans: Sulawesi
  • Arabic: Sulawesi
  • Arabic: جزر سيليبس
  • Arabic: سولاوسي
  • Armenian: Ցելեբես Սուլավեսի
  • Asturian: Célebes
  • Azerbaijani: Sulavesi
  • Balinese: Nusa Sulawesi
  • Banjar: Sulawesi
  • Bashkir: Сулавеси
  • Basque: Sulawesi
  • Belarusian: Востраў Сулавесі
  • Belarusian: Сулавесі
  • Belarusian: Сулавэсі
  • Bengali: সুলাওসি
  • Bosnian: Sulawesi
  • Breton: Sulawesi
  • Buginese: Sulawési
  • Bulgarian: Сулавеси
  • Burmese: ဆူလာဝေစီကျွန်း
  • Catalan: Cèlebes
  • Cebuano: Pulau Sulawesi
  • Cebuano: Sulawesi
  • Cebuano: Sulawesi Island
  • Central Bikol: Isla nin Sulawesi
  • Chinese: Sulawesi
  • Chinese: 苏拉威西岛
  • Chinese: 蘇拉威西
  • Chuvash: Сулавеси
  • Croatian: Sulawesi
  • Czech: Celebes
  • Czech: Sulawesi
  • Danish: Celebes
  • Danish: Sulawesi
  • Dutch: Celebes
  • Dutch: Sulawesi
  • Egyptian Arabic: سولاوسى
  • English: Celebes
  • English: Celebes Islands
  • English: Pulau Sulawesi
  • English: Sulawesi Island
  • Esperanto: Celebeso
  • Esperanto: Sulaveso
  • Esperanto: Sulaŭesio
  • Estonian: Sulawesi
  • Finnish: Sulawesi
  • French: Célèbes
  • French: Sulawesi
  • Galician: Célebes
  • Georgian: სულავესი
  • German: Sulawesi
  • Gorontalo: Sulawesi
  • Greek: Σουλαουέζι
  • Hakka Chinese: Sulawesi
  • Hausa: Sulawesi
  • Hebrew: סולאווסי
  • Hindi: सुलावेसी
  • Hungarian: Celebesz
  • Icelandic: Súlavesí
  • Iloko: Sulawesi
  • Indonesian: Pulau Sulawesi
  • Indonesian: Sulawesi
  • Irish: An Cheilibéis
  • Irish: An tSulaivéis
  • Italian: Sulawesi
  • Japanese: スラウェシ島
  • Javanese: Sulawesi
  • Kazakh: Сулавеси
  • Korean: 셀레베스 섬
  • Korean: 술라웨시섬
  • Lao: Sulawesi
  • Latin: Celebis
  • Latvian: Sulavesi
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Sulauesi
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Sulawesi
  • Lithuanian: Sulavesis
  • Lombard: Celebes
  • Macedonian: Сулавеси
  • Malagasy: Solavesy
  • Malay: Sulawesi
  • Malayalam: ഇന്തോനേഷ്യന്‍ ദീപ്
  • Malayalam: സുലവേസി
  • Marathi: सुलावेसी
  • Min Nan Chinese: Sulawesi
  • Minangkabau: Sulawesi
  • Mingrelian: სულავესი
  • Northern Frisian: Sulawesi
  • Norwegian: Sulawesi
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sulawesi
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Sulawesi
  • Occitan (post 1500): Celebas
  • Pampanga: Sulawesi
  • Panjabi: ਸੁਲਾਵੇਸੀ
  • Persian: سولاوسی
  • Piemontese: Célebes
  • Polish: Celebes
  • Portuguese: Celebes
  • Portuguese: Sulawesi
  • Romanian: Sulawesi
  • Russian: Сулавеси
  • Russian: Целебес
  • Santali: ᱥᱩᱞᱟᱣᱮᱥᱤ
  • Saterfriesisch: Sulawesi
  • Scottish Gaelic: Sulawesi
  • Serbian: Сулавеси
  • Serbo-Croatian: Sulavesi
  • Slovak: Sulawesi
  • Slovenian: Sulavezi
  • South Azerbaijani: سولاوسی
  • Spanish: Celebes
  • Spanish: Célebes
  • Sundanese: Sulawesi
  • Swahili: Sulawesi
  • Swedish: Pulau Sulawesi
  • Swedish: Sulawesi
  • Swedish: Sulawesi Island
  • Tagalog: Sulawesi
  • Tamil: சுலாவெசி
  • Thai: เกาะซูลาเวซี
  • Turkish: Celebes
  • Turkish: Celebes Adası
  • Turkish: Pulau Sulawesi
  • Turkish: Sulawesi
  • Turkish: Sulawesi Adası
  • Ukrainian: Сулавесі
  • Urdu: سولاویسی
  • Uzbek: Sulavesi
  • Vietnamese: Sulawesi
  • Waray (Philippines): Sulawesi
  • Welsh: Sulawesi
  • Western Frisian: Selebes
  • Western Mari: Сулавеси
  • Western Panjabi: سولاویسی
  • Wu Chinese: 蘇拉威西島
  • Yiddish: סולאַוועסי
  • Yiddish: סולאוועסי
  • Yue Chinese: 蘇拉威西

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