Van is a city in , . Van stands near the eastern shore of Lake Van, a soda-salt lake also known locally as Van Denizi. This lake, the largest in Turkey, lies 1640 metres above sea level and is ringed by high mountains, so the area has a harsh continental climate.

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  • Location:  , , ,
  • Population:  353,000
  • IATA airport code:  VAN
  • Latitude:  38° 29' 40.5" (38.4946°) north
  • Longitude:  43° 22' 59.6" (43.3832°) east
  • Elevation:  1,708 meters (5,604 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Van
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Van

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Arabic:  وان Armenian:  Վան Belarusian:  Горад Ван Bulgarian:  Ван Central Kurdish:  وان Chinese:  凡城 Georgian:  ვანი Greek:  Βαν Hebrew:  ואן Japanese:  ヴァン Kazakh:  Ван Korean:  Kurdish:  Wan Latvian:  Vana Lithuanian:  Vanas
Nepali:  भ्यान Norwegian Nynorsk:  Van i Tyrkia Persian:  وان Russian:  Ван Serbian:  Ван Tamil:  வான் Thai:  วาน Udmurt:  Ван Ukrainian:  Ван Urdu:  وان، ترکی Western Mari:  Ван Western Panjabi:  وان Yue Chinese:  凡城 Thospia Urartu

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  • Van – Deutsch
  • Van – Español
  • Van – Français
  • Van – Italiano
  • Van – Português

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