Sulemania

Sulemania was founded in 1784 by Ibrahim Pasha Baban, a Kurdish prince, to be the capital of his principality. Since then it has been ’s cultural capital and home to philosophers, poets and writers.
Photo: Giorces, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is the southernmost region in , with a population of about two million. Photo: Saschwar, Public domain.

Sulemania

Latitude
35.5571° or 35° 33' 25.4" north
Longitude
45.4426° or 45° 26' 33.3" east
Open Location Code
8H77HC4V+R2
Population
711,000
IATA airport code
ISU
United Nations Location Code
IQ SYH
Elevation
847 metres (2,779 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 663060430
Geo­Names ID
98463
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Sulaymaniyah
  • Albanian: Sulejmanije
  • Arabic: Sulaymaniyah
  • Arabic: السليمانية
  • Arabic: السليمانيه
  • Armenian: Սուլեյմանիա
  • Azerbaijani: Süleymaniyyə
  • Azerbaijani: Sülеymаniyyə
  • Basque: Silêmanî
  • Basque: Sulaimaniya
  • Basque: Suleimaniya
  • Belarusian: Сулейманія
  • Bengali: সুলায়মানিয়াহ
  • Bulgarian: Сулеймания
  • Bulgarian: Сюлеймания
  • Catalan: Silemani
  • Catalan: Silêmanî
  • Catalan: Sulaymaniya
  • Catalan: Sulaymaniyah
  • Catalan: Sulaymaniyya
  • Cebuano: As Sulaymānīyah
  • Cebuano: Silêmanî
  • Central Kurdish: سلێمانی
  • Central Kurdish: سولەیمانی
  • Central Kurdish: شاری سلێمانی
  • Central Kurdish: شاری هەڵمەت و قوربانی
  • Central Kurdish: پایتەختی ڕۆشنبیری
  • Chinese: 苏莱曼尼亚
  • Chinese: 蘇利曼尼亞
  • Chinese: 蘇萊曼尼亞
  • Croatian: Silêmanî
  • Croatian: Sulejmanija
  • Czech: Sulajmáníja
  • Czech: Sulejmánie
  • Danish: Silemani
  • Danish: Silêmanî
  • Danish: Slêmanî
  • Danish: Sulaymaniyah
  • Danish: Suleymanya
  • Dimli: Sılêmaniya
  • Dutch: Silemani
  • Dutch: Silêmanî
  • Dutch: Slemany
  • Dutch: Soeleimanija
  • Dutch: Sulaimaniya
  • Dutch: Sulaymaniya
  • Dutch: Sulaymaniyah
  • Dutch: Suleimaniya
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: السليمانيه
  • English: Silemani
  • English: Silêmanî
  • English: Slemani
  • English: Sulaymani
  • English: Sulaymania
  • English: Sulaymaniyah
  • English: Suli
  • Esperanto: Sulajmanija
  • Esperanto: Sulejmanijo
  • Estonian: As-Sulaymaniyah
  • Estonian: As-Sulaymānīyah
  • Estonian: Sulaymaniyah
  • Finnish: Sulaimaniyya
  • Finnish: as-Sulaimaniyya
  • French: As-Sulaymaniya
  • French: Souleimaniye
  • French: Souleimaniyeh
  • French: Souleymaniah
  • Georgian: სულეიმანია
  • German: Al Sulaimaniya
  • German: Silemani
  • German: Silêmanî
  • German: Sulaimaniya
  • German: Sulaimaniyya
  • German: Sulamaniya
  • German: Sulaymania
  • German: Sulaymaniyah
  • German: Sulaymaniyya
  • German: Suleimanija
  • German: Süleymania
  • Greek: Σουλεϊμανίγια
  • Gujarati: સુલેમાનયા
  • Hebrew: סולימאניה
  • Hindi: सुलेमानिया
  • Hindi: सुलेमानियाः
  • Hungarian: Szulejmánijja
  • Indonesian: As-Sulaimaniyah
  • Indonesian: Silemani
  • Indonesian: Silêmanî
  • Italian: Sulaymaniyah
  • Italian: Sulaymaniyya
  • Japanese: スライマーニーヤ
  • Japanese: スレイマニヤ
  • Japanese: スレイマニーヤ
  • Javanese: Silêmanî
  • Javanese: Sulaymaniyah
  • Kannada: ಸುಲೈಮಾನಿಯಾ
  • Korean: 술라이마니야
  • Kurdish: Silemani
  • Kurdish: Silemaniye
  • Kurdish: Silêmaniye
  • Kurdish: Silêmaniyê
  • Kurdish: Silêmanî
  • Kurdish: Slemani
  • Kurdish: Slêmanî
  • Kurdish: Sulaimaniya
  • Kurdish: Sûleymaniye
  • Kurdish: سلێمانى
  • Kurdish: سلێمانی
  • Latvian: Suleimānija
  • Lithuanian: Suleimanija
  • Malay (generic): As-Sulaimaniyah
  • Malay (generic): Silêmanî
  • Marathi: सुलेमानिया
  • Mazanderani: سلیمانیه
  • Nauru: Silêmanî
  • Nauru: Sulaymaniyah
  • Norwegian: Suleimania
  • Norwegian Bokmål: As Sulaymaniyah
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Suleimania
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Suleimania
  • Persian: سلیمانیه
  • Persian: شهر سلیمانیه
  • Polish: As-Sulajmanijja
  • Polish: Sulajmanijja
  • Portuguese: As-Sulaymaniyah
  • Portuguese: As Sulaymaniyah
  • Portuguese: Suleimania
  • Portuguese: Suleimânia
  • Romanian: As Sulaymaniyah
  • Romanian: Silêmanî
  • Russian: Сулеймания
  • Scots: Sulaymaniyah
  • Sinhalese: සුලයිමනියා
  • Spanish: As Sulaymaniyah
  • Spanish: Solimania
  • Spanish: Sulaymaniyah
  • Spanish: Suleimaniya
  • Swedish: As-Sulaimaniyya
  • Swedish: As-Sulaimāniyya
  • Swedish: As-Sulaymaniya
  • Swedish: As-Sulaymaniyya
  • Swedish: As-Sulaymānīyä
  • Swedish: As Sulaymaniyah
  • Swedish: Sharezur
  • Swedish: Silemani
  • Swedish: Slêmanî
  • Swedish: Sulaimaniya
  • Swedish: Sulaymaniya
  • Swedish: Sulaymaniyah
  • Swedish: Sulaymaniyya
  • Swedish: Sulaymanya
  • Swedish: Suleimania
  • Swedish: Suleimaniya
  • Swedish: Sulimaniyah
  • Tamil: சுலமனியா
  • Tatar: Сөләймания
  • Telugu: సులేమనియాహ్
  • Thai: อัสซุลัยมานียะฮ์
  • Turkish, Ottoman (1500-1928): سلیمانیه
  • Turkish: Süleymaniye
  • Ukrainian: Сулейманія
  • Urdu: سلیمانیہ
  • Uzbek: Sulaymoniya
  • Vietnamese: Sulaymaniyah
  • Waray (Philippines): Sulamaniya
  • Western Panjabi: سلێمانی
  • Yue Chinese: 蘇利曼尼亞
  • Al-Sulaimaniya
  • Al Sulaimaniya, As Sulaymānīyah, Sleimāni, Slēmānī, Sulaimania, Sulaimanieh, Sulaimaniya, Sulaimany, Sulaymānīyah, السليمانية, As Sulaymaniyah, Sleimani, Slemani, Sulaimania, Sulaimanieh, Sulaimaniya, Sulaimany, Sulaymaniyah, سلێمانی
  • Sleimāni
  • Slēmānī
  • Sulaimani
  • Sulaimania
  • Sulaimanieh
  • Sulaimany
  • Sulaymānīyah
  • Suleimaniyah

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