Timbuktu

Timbuktu is a city in , situated 20 km north of the . The town is the capital of the , one of the eight administrative regions of Mali.

Notable Places in the Area

Monument
Photo: upyernoz, CC BY 2.0.

Timbuktu

Latitude
16.7719° or 16° 46' 18.9" north
Longitude
-3.0087° or 3° 0' 31.4" west
Open Location Code
7C8RQXCR+QG
Population
36,000
IATA airport code
TOM
United Nations Location Code
ML TOM
Elevation
274 metres (899 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 89381749
Geo­Names ID
2449067
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Tin Buktu
  • Afrikaans: Timboektoe
  • Arabic: Timbuktu
  • Arabic: تمبكتو
  • Arabic: تمبوكتو
  • Arabic: تنبكت
  • Arabic: تنبكتو
  • Arabic: تنبوكتو
  • Arabic: تومبوكتو
  • Arabic: تُمْبُكْتُو
  • Arabic: مدينة تمبكتو
  • Arabic: منطقة تومبوكتو
  • Aragonese: Timbuktú
  • Asturian: Tombuctú
  • Avaric: Tumbuktu
  • Azerbaijani: Timbuktu
  • Bambara: Timbuktu
  • Bambara: Tumutu
  • Basque: Timbuktu
  • Basque: Tonbuktu
  • Belarusian: Тамбукту
  • Bengali: টিম্বুকতু
  • Bosnian: Timbuktu
  • Breton: Tombouktou
  • Bulgarian: Тимбукту
  • Catalan: Timbuctu
  • Catalan: Timbuctú
  • Chinese: Tombouctou
  • Chinese: 廷巴克图
  • Chinese: 廷布克圖
  • Chinese: 添卜土
  • Chinese: 湯瀑圖
  • Chinese: 通布克圖
  • Chinese: 通布图
  • Chinese: 通布圖
  • Croatian: Timbuktu
  • Czech: Timbuktu
  • Danish: Timbuktu
  • Dutch: Timboektoe
  • Egyptian Arabic: تمبكتو
  • English: Timbuctoo
  • English: Timbuktoo
  • English: Tombouctou
  • English: Tumbutu
  • Esperanto: Timbuktuo
  • Estonian: Timbuktu
  • Estonian: Tombouctou
  • Finnish: Timbuktu
  • French: Tombouctou
  • Galician: Tombouctou
  • Georgian: ტომბუქტუ
  • German: Timbuktu
  • Greek: Τιμπουκτού
  • Gujarati: ટિમ્બક્ટુ
  • Hausa: Timbuktu
  • Hebrew: טימבוקטו
  • Hindi: टिम्बकटू
  • Hungarian: Timbuktu
  • Icelandic: Timbúktú
  • Indonesian: Timbuktu
  • Interlingue: Timbuktu
  • Irish: Timbeactú
  • Italian: Timbuctù
  • Japanese: トンブクトゥ
  • Javanese: Timbuktu
  • Kabyle: Timbuktu
  • Kannada: ಟಿಂಬಕ್ಟು
  • Kannada: ಟಿಂಬಕ್ಟೂ
  • Kazakh: Тимбукту
  • Korean: 팀북투
  • Kotava: Tumbuktu
  • Ladino: Timbuktu
  • Latin: Tombutum
  • Latvian: Timbuktu
  • Limburgan: Timboektoe
  • Literary Chinese: 廷巴克圖
  • Lithuanian: Timbuktu
  • Low German: Timbuktu
  • Luxembourgish: Timbuktu
  • Maithili: तिमबुक्तु
  • Malay: Timbuktu
  • Malay: Tombouctou
  • Malayalam: റ്റിംബക്റ്റൂ
  • Marathi: टिंबक्टू
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tombouctou
  • N'Ko: ߕߎ߲ߓߎߞߑߕߎ߫
  • N'Ko: ߕߎ߲ߓߕߎ
  • N'Ko: ߕߡߎߕߎ߫
  • Nepali: तिमबुक्तु
  • Northern Frisian: Timbuktu
  • Norwegian: Timbuktu
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Timbuktu
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Timbuktu
  • Occitan (post 1500): Timboctó
  • Pampanga: Timbuktu
  • Panjabi: ਤਿੰਬਕਤੂ
  • Persian: تیمبوکتو
  • Polish: Timbuktu
  • Portuguese: Timbouctou
  • Portuguese: Timbuktu
  • Portuguese: Tombuctu
  • Romanian: Tombouctou
  • Russian: Тимбукту
  • Russian: Томбукту
  • Scots: Timbuktu
  • Scottish Gaelic: Tiombuctu
  • Serbian: Тимбукту
  • Serbo-Croatian: Timbuktu
  • Sicilian: Timbuctù
  • Sinhala: ටිම්බක්ටු
  • Slovak: Timbuktu
  • Slovenian: Timbuktu
  • South Azerbaijani: تیمبوکتو
  • Spanish: Timbuctoo
  • Spanish: Timbuktoo
  • Spanish: Timbuktu
  • Spanish: Tombouctou
  • Spanish: Tombuctu
  • Spanish: Tombuctú
  • Spanish: Tumbutu
  • Swahili: Timbuktu
  • Swedish: Timbuktu
  • Tagalog: Timbuktu
  • Tamil: திம்பக்து
  • Telugu: టింబక్టు
  • Thai: ทิมบักตู
  • Turkish: Timbuktu
  • Ukrainian: Тімбукту
  • Urdu: ٹمبکٹو
  • Uzbek: Tombuktu
  • Vietnamese: Timbuktu
  • Waray (Philippines): Timbuktu
  • Welsh: Tombouctou
  • Western Frisian: Timbûktû
  • Western Panjabi: ٹمبکٹو
  • Wu Chinese: 廷巴克图
  • Yiddish: טימבוקטו
  • Yoruba: Timbuktu
  • Yue Chinese: 廷巴克圖
  • Yue Chinese: 湯瀑圖
  • Timboctú
  • Tombutu

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