Syracuse

Syracuse is a medium-sized city on the eastern coast of . The city is notable for its rich Greek and Roman history, culture, amphitheatres, and architecture.
Photo: Agostino Artnoir Sella, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Archaeological site
A is a gate which is, or was, set within a city wall. It is a type of fortified gateway. Photo: CrniBombarder!!!, Public domain.

Island
is a small which is the historical centre of the city of Syracuse, . Photo: Ludvig14, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Theatre
The lies on the south slopes of the Temenite hill, overlooking the modern city of Syracuse in southeastern . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Archaeological site
Photo: Codas, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Syracuse

Latitude
37.0646° or 37° 3' 52.6" north
Longitude
15.2907° or 15° 17' 26.6" east
Open Location Code
8F9Q377R+R7
Population
121,000
IATA airport code
QIC
United Nations Location Code
IT SIR
Elevation
17 metres (56 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1932675079
Geo­Names ID
2523083
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Sirakuse
  • Arabic: Siracusa
  • Arabic: سرقوسة
  • Arabic: سيراقوسة
  • Arabic: سيراكوز
  • Arabic: سَرَقُوسَة
  • Aragonese: Siracusa
  • Armenian: Սիրակուզա
  • Armenian: Սիրաքյուս
  • Asturian; Bable: Siracusa
  • Azerbaijani: Sirakuz
  • Azerbaijani: Sirakuza
  • Basque: Sirakusa
  • Belarusian: Сіракуза
  • Bengali: সিরাকুজা
  • Breton: Siracusa
  • Breton: Sirakuza
  • Bulgarian: Сиракуза
  • Catalan: Siracusa
  • Cebuano: Siracusa
  • Chechen: Сиракуза
  • Chinese: Syracuse, Sicily
  • Chinese: 叙拉古
  • Chinese: 敘拉古
  • Chinese: 斯拉古薩
  • Chinese: 锡拉库扎
  • Chinese: 锡拉库萨
  • Chuvash: Сиракуза
  • Corsican: Siracusa
  • Cree: Siracusa
  • Croatian: Sirakuza
  • Czech: Syrakusy
  • Danish: Siracusa
  • Danish: Syrakus
  • Dutch: Syracuse
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: سرقوسه
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: سيراكوزا
  • Emiliano-Romagnolo: Siracusa
  • English: Siracusa
  • English: Syracus
  • English: Syracusa
  • English: Syracusae
  • English: Syracuse, Sicily
  • Esperanto: Sirakuzo
  • Estonian: Siracusa
  • Finnish: Syrakusa
  • French: Siracusa
  • French: Syracuse
  • Gallegan: Siracusa
  • Georgian: სირაკუზა
  • German: Saraùsa
  • German: Syracus
  • German: Syracusae
  • German: Syrakus
  • German: Syrakusai
  • Greek: Συρακούσες
  • Gujarati: સિરેક્યુસ
  • Hebrew: סירקוזה
  • Hindi: सेराक्युस
  • Hungarian: Siracusa
  • Icelandic: Sýrakúsa
  • Ido: Siracusa
  • Indonesian: Sirakusa
  • Irish: Sioracús, an tSicil
  • Irish: Sioracús
  • Italian: Siracusa, Sicilia
  • Italian: Siracusa
  • Italian: Syracusae
  • Japanese: シラクサ
  • Kannada: ಸೈರಕುಸ್
  • Kazakh: Сиракузы
  • Korean: 시라쿠사
  • Latin: Syracusae
  • Latvian: Sirakūzas
  • Letzeburgesch: Siracusa
  • Ligurian: Siracusa
  • Lithuanian: Sirakūzai
  • Lombard: Siracüsa
  • Macedonian: Сиракуза
  • Malay (generic): Siracusa
  • Malay (generic): Syracuse, Sicily
  • Malay (generic): Syracuse
  • Marathi: स्यराक्यूज
  • Min Nan Chinese: Syracuse
  • Mingrelian: სირაკუზა
  • Neapolitan: Siracusa
  • Northern Frisian: Syrakus
  • Norwegian: Siracusa
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Siracusa
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Siracusa
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Siracusa
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Сиракузæ
  • Persian: سیراکوز
  • Piemontese: Siracusa
  • Polish: Syrakuzy
  • Portuguese: Siracusa
  • Quechua: Siracusa
  • Romanian: Siracuza, Sicilia
  • Romanian: Siracuza
  • Russian: Сиракуза
  • Russian: Сиракузы
  • Schwyzerdütsch: Syrakus
  • Scots: Syracuse, Sicily
  • Scots: Syracuse
  • Serbian: Сиракуза
  • Serbo-Croatian: Sirakuza
  • Sicilian: Sarausa
  • Sinhalese: සයිරකුස්
  • Slovak: Syrakúzy
  • Slovenian: Sirakuze
  • South Azerbaijani: سیراکوز
  • Spanish: Siracusa
  • Swahili (generic): Siracusa
  • Swedish: Syrakusa
  • Tagalog: Lungsod ng Siracusa
  • Tagalog: Siracusa
  • Tamil: சிரகுஸே
  • Tatar: Сиракуз
  • Telugu: సైరాకస్
  • Thai: ซีรากูซา
  • Tosk Albanian: Syrakus
  • Turkish: Siraküza
  • Twi: Siracusa
  • Ukrainian: Сиракуза
  • Ukrainian: Сіракуза
  • Urdu: سرقوسہ، صقلیہ
  • Uzbek: Siracusa
  • Venetian: Siracuxa
  • Vietnamese: Siracusa
  • Volapük: Siracusa
  • Waray (Philippines): Siracusa
  • Welsh: Siracusa
  • Western Panjabi: سائراکوز
  • Wu Chinese: 锡拉库扎
  • Yue Chinese: 敘拉古
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