Suriname

Suriname is a small republic on the northeast coast of . It prides itself on its thoroughly multi-ethnic culture, a colourful blend of indigenous Indian traditions and those of its former Dutch colonisers and the African, Javanese and Hindustani workers they once brought with them.

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, often called Par'bo, is the lively capital and only city of the sparsely inhabited country of Suriname.

The region comprises Suriname's three inland administrative districts: Brokopondo, Para and Sipaliwini. Photo: WiDi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The region of Suriname comprises four districts: Commewijne, Marowijne, Paramaribo and Wanica. Photo: WiDi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The region of Suriname comprises the three coastal districts between and the western border with : Coronie, Nickerie and Saramacca. Photo: WiDi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suriname

Latitude of center
4.127° or 4° 7' 37.2" north
Longitude of center
-55.854° or 55° 51' 14.4" west
Population
493,000
Elevation
171 metres (561 feet)
Capital
Area
163,270 km² (63,039 miles²)
Currency
Dollar (SRD)
Phone code
597
Internet domain
.sr
Open­Street­Map ID
node 432425087
Geo­Names ID
3382998
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Suriname
  • Afar: Surinam
  • Afrikaans: Suriname
  • Akan: Suriname
  • Albanian: Surinami
  • Amharic: ሱሪናም
  • Arabic: Surinam
  • Arabic: سورينام
  • Aragonese: Surinam
  • Armenian: Սուրինամ
  • Assamese: ছুৰিনাম
  • Asturian; Bable: Surinam
  • Awadhi: सूरिनाम
  • Aymara: Suriname
  • Azerbaijani: Surinam
  • Balinese: Suriname
  • Bambara: Surinami
  • Bashkir: Суринам
  • Basque: Surinam
  • Bavarian: Suriname
  • Belarusian: Сурынам
  • Bengali: সুরিনাম
  • Bhojpuri: सूरीनाम
  • Bihari : सूरीनाम
  • Bishnupriya: সুরিনাম
  • Bislama: Suriname
  • Bosnian: Surinam
  • Breton: Surinam
  • Bulgarian: Суринам
  • Burmese: ဆူရာနမ်
  • Burmese: ဆူရာနမ်နိုင်ငံ
  • Catalan: Surinam
  • Cebuano: Surinam
  • Central Bicolano: Surinam
  • Central Kurdish: سورینام
  • Chavacano: Surinam
  • Chechen: Суринам
  • Cheyenne: Suriname
  • Chimborazo Highland Quichua: flavio
  • Chinese: Suriname
  • Chinese: 苏里南 / 蘇利南 / 蘇里南
  • Chinese: 苏里南
  • Chinese: 苏里南共和国
  • Chinese: 荷属圭亚那
  • Chinese: 蘇利南
  • Chinese: 蘇里南
  • Chuvash: Суринам
  • Cornish: Surinam
  • Corsican: Republica di u Suriname
  • Corsican: Ripublica di u Suriname
  • Corsican: Suriname
  • Crimean Turkish; Crimean Tatar: Surinam
  • Croatian: Surinam
  • Czech: Surinam
  • Danish: Surinam
  • Dimli: Surinam
  • Divehi: ސުރިނާމް
  • Dutch: Republiek Suriname
  • Dutch: SR
  • Dutch: SUR
  • Dutch: Suriname
  • Dzongkha: སུ་རི་ནཱམ
  • Eastern Mari: Суринам
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: سورينام
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Suriname
  • English: Dutch Guiana
  • English: Republic of Surinam
  • English: Republic of Suriname
  • English: SUR
  • English: Surinam
  • English: sr
  • English: 🇸🇷
  • Esperanto: Respubliko Surinamo
  • Esperanto: SR
  • Esperanto: Surinamo
  • Estonian: Suriname
  • Estonian: Suriname Vabariik
  • Ewe: Suriname
  • Ewe: Suriname nutome
  • Extremaduran: Surinam
  • Faroese: Surinam
  • Fijian Hindustani: Suriname
  • Finnish: Surinam
  • Finnish: Suriname
  • Finnish: Surinamen tasavalta
  • Franco-Provençal: Suriname
  • French: République du Surinam
  • French: République du Suriname
  • French: SR
  • French: Surinam
  • French: Suriname
  • Frisian: Republyk Surinam
  • Frisian: Republyk Suriname
  • Frisian: Surinam
  • Frisian: Suriname
  • Fulah: Surinaam
  • Gaelic (Scots): Suranam
  • Gagauz: Surinam
  • Gallegan: Surinam
  • Gallegan: Suriname
  • Ganda: Surinaamu
  • Georgian: სურინამი
  • German: Surinam
  • German: Suriname
  • Goanese Konkani: Suriname
  • Goanese Konkani: सूरीनाम
  • Gothic: 𐍃𐌿𐍂𐌹𐌽𐌰𐌼𐌰
  • Greek: Σουρινάμ
  • Guarani: Surinam
  • Guarani: Surinẽ
  • Guianese Creole French: Sourinanm
  • Gujarati: સુરીનામ
  • Haitian; Haitian Creole: Sirinam
  • Hakka Chinese: Suriname
  • Hausa: Suriname
  • Hebrew: גיאנה ההולנדית
  • Hebrew: סורינאם
  • Hebrew: סורינם
  • Hindi: सुरिनाम
  • Hindi: सूरीनाम
  • Hungarian: Holland-Guayana
  • Hungarian: Holland Guyana
  • Hungarian: Surinam
  • Hungarian: Suriname
  • Hungarian: Surinamei Köztársaság
  • Hungarian: Surinám
  • Icelandic: Súrínam
  • Ido: Surinam
  • Igbo: Suriname
  • Iloko: Surinam
  • Inari Sami: Suriname
  • Inari Sami: Suriname täsiväldi
  • Indonesian: Suriname
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Suriname
  • Interlingue: Surinam
  • Irish: Suranam
  • Italian: Repubblica del Suriname
  • Italian: Suriname
  • Jamaican Creole English: Surinam
  • Japanese: スリナム
  • Japanese: スリナム共和国
  • Javanese: Suriname
  • Kalaallisut: Suriname
  • Kalmyk; Oirat: Суринамудин Орн
  • Kannada: ಸುರಿನಾಮ
  • Kannada: ಸುರಿನಾಮ್
  • Kara-Kalpak: Surinam
  • Kashmiri: سُرِنام
  • Kazakh: Суринам
  • Khmer: សូរីណាម
  • Kikuyu: Surinamu
  • Kinyarwanda: Surinamu
  • Kirghiz: Суринам
  • Korean: 수리남
  • Kurdish: Sûrînam
  • Ladin: Suriname
  • Ladino: Surinam
  • Lao: Surinam
  • Lao: ຊູຣິນາມ
  • Lao: ປະເທດຊູຣິນາມ
  • Lao: ປະເທດຊູຣີນາມ
  • Latin: Surinamia
  • Latvian: Surinama
  • Letzeburgesch: Surinam
  • Letzeburgesch: Suriname
  • Ligurian: Suriname
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Suriname
  • Lingala: Suriname
  • Lingala: Surinamɛ
  • Lithuanian: Surinamas
  • Livvi: Surinam
  • Lojban: surinam
  • Lombard: Suriname
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Surinam
  • Luba-Katanga: Suriname
  • Macedonian: Суринам
  • Madurese: Suriname
  • Maithili: सूरीनाम
  • Malagasy: Sorinam
  • Malagasy: Sorinama
  • Malay (generic): Surinam
  • Malay (generic): Suriname
  • Malayalam: സുരിനാം
  • Maltese: Repubblika tas-Suriname
  • Maltese: Surinam
  • Maltese: Suriname
  • Maltese: is-Suriname
  • Manx: Yn Toorinam
  • Maori: Hurināme
  • Marathi: सुरिनाम
  • Mazanderani: سورینام
  • Min Dong Chinese: Suriname
  • Min Nan Chinese: Suriname
  • Mingrelian: სურინამი
  • Moksha: Суринам
  • Mongolian: Суринам
  • Moroccan Spoken Arabic: سورينام
  • Ndebele, North: Suriname
  • Nepali: सुरिनाम
  • Nepali: सुरिनेम
  • Newari: सुरिनाम
  • Northern Frisian: Suurinam
  • Northern Sami: Surinam
  • Northern Sami: Surinam dásseváldi
  • Northern Sami: Suriname
  • Northern Sami: Suriname dásseváldi
  • Norwegian: Surinam
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Republikken Surinam
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Surinam
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Surinam
  • Novial: Suriname
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Surinam
  • Oriya: ସୁରିନାମ
  • Oromo: Suriinaam
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Суринам
  • Pali: सुरिनाम
  • Pampanga: Surinam
  • Pampanga: Suriname
  • Panjabi: ਸੂਰੀਨਾਮ
  • Papiamento: Suriname
  • Papiamento: Sürnam
  • Pennsylvania German: Surinaem
  • Persian: سورینام
  • Piemontese: Suriname
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Suriname
  • Polish: Surinam
  • Portuguese: Guiana Holandesa
  • Portuguese: Suriname
  • Pushto: سورينام
  • Pushto: سورینام
  • Quechua: Surinam
  • Raeto-Romance: Surinam
  • Raeto-Romance: Suriname
  • Romanian: Surinam
  • Romanian: Suriname
  • Rundi: Suriname
  • Russia Buriat: Суринам
  • Russian: Республика Суринам
  • Russian: Суринам
  • Samoan: Suriname
  • Sango: Surinäm
  • Sanskrit: सुरिनाम
  • Santali: ᱥᱩᱨᱤᱱᱟᱢ
  • Santali: ᱥᱩᱨᱤᱱᱮᱢ
  • Sardinian: Suriname
  • Saterfriesisch: Suriname
  • Schwyzerdütsch: Suriname
  • Scots: Suriname
  • Serbian: Surinam
  • Serbian: Суринам
  • Serbian: Суринами
  • Serbo-Croatian: Surinam
  • Shan: မိူင်းသျူးရီးၼႃႇမႄႇ
  • Shona: Suriname
  • Sicilian: Surinami
  • Sindhi: سورينام
  • Sinhalese: සුරිනාමය
  • Sinhalese: සුරිනාම්
  • Sinhalese: සුරිනාම් ජනරජය
  • Skolt Sami: Surinaam
  • Skolt Sami: Surinaam tääʹssväʹldd
  • Slovak: Surinam
  • Slovenian: Surinam
  • Somali: Surinam
  • Somali: Surineym
  • Sorbian, Lower: Surinam
  • Sorbian, Upper: Surinamska
  • South Azerbaijani: سورینام
  • Spanish: Republica de Surinam
  • Spanish: República de Surinam
  • Spanish: Surinam
  • Sranan: Sranankondre
  • Sundanese: Suriname
  • Swahili (generic): Surinam
  • Swahili (generic): Suriname
  • Swedish: Republiken Surinam
  • Swedish: Surinam
  • Tagalog: Suriname
  • Tajik: Суринам
  • Tamil: சுரிநாம்
  • Tamil: சுரினாம்
  • Tatar: Суринам
  • Telugu: సురినామ్
  • Telugu: సూరినామ్
  • Tetum: Suriname
  • Thai: ซูรินาเม
  • Thai: ประเทศซูรินาม
  • Thai: ประเทศซูรินาเม
  • Thai: สุรินัม
  • Tibetan: སུ་རི་ནཱམ།
  • Tibetan: སུ་རི་ནེམ།
  • Tigrinya: ሱሪናም
  • Tok Pisin: Surinam
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Suliname
  • Tosk Albanian: Suriname
  • Tunisian Spoken Arabic: سورينام
  • Turkish: Surinam
  • Turkmen: Surinam
  • Udmurt: Суринам
  • Uighur: سۇرىنام
  • Ukrainian: Суринам
  • Ukrainian: Сурінам
  • Urdu: سرینام
  • Urdu: سورینام
  • Uzbek: Surinam
  • Venetian: Suriname
  • Veps: Surinam
  • Vietnamese: Surinam
  • Vietnamese: Suriname
  • Vietnamese: Xu-ri-nam (Suriname)
  • Vietnamese: Xu-ri-nam
  • Volapük: Surinän
  • Walloon: Surinam
  • Waray (Philippines): Suriname
  • Welsh: Gwladwriaeth Swrinam
  • Welsh: Surinam
  • Welsh: Suriname
  • Welsh: Swrinam
  • Western Mari: Суринам
  • Western Panjabi: سورینام
  • Wolof: Sirinam
  • Wolof: Surinaam
  • Wu Chinese: 苏里南
  • Yakut: Суринам
  • Yiddish: סורינאַם
  • Yiddish: סורינאם
  • Yoruba: Surinami
  • Yoruba: Sùrìnámù
  • Yue Chinese: 蘇里南
  • Zeeuws: Surinaome
  • Zhuang: Suriname
  • Zulu: i-Suriname
  • Nederlandisch Guyana
  • Nederlandsch Guyana
  • Netherlands Guiana
  • Republiek van Suriname
  • Sorėnams
  • Surinams

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