Virginia

The Commonwealth of Virginia is a state in the of the . Bordered on the east by the Atlantic Ocean, and the west by the Appalachian mountains, with expanses of farmland in between, Virginia has much to offer history buffs and lovers of scenic landscapes.

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is a suburb of Washington, DC, in Virginia. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is the capital of Virginia, a state in the . Photo: jeff horne, CC BY 2.0.

is highly populated, and smashes most all stereotypes of Virginia, that one-time Southern state. Photo: Carol M. Highsmith, Public domain.

The is located in the western part of Virginia and the eastern panhandle of , between the Blue Ridge and Allegheny Mountains. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

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is an often-visited area of Virginia, bordered on the west by the Fall Line, and on the east by the Chesapeake Bay and Atlantic Ocean. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

, also known as the Piedmont, is the largest region of the state of Virginia and contains the state capital, Richmond. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

, often abbreviated as SWVA, is a mountainous region of Virginia in the westernmost part of the commonwealth. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Virginia

Latitude of center
37.1232° or 37° 7' 23.6" north
Longitude of center
-78.4928° or 78° 29' 34" west
Population
8,330,000
Abbreviation
VA
Elevation
174 feet (53 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 317004702
Geo­Names ID
6254928
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Virginia
  • Afrikaans: Virginië
  • Albanian: Virginia
  • Albanian: Virxhinia
  • Amharic: ቨርጂኒያ
  • Arabic: Virginia
  • Arabic: فرجينيا
  • Aragonese: Virchinia
  • Armenian: Վիրջինիա
  • Arpitan: Virginia
  • Asturian: Virxinia
  • Aymara: Virginia suyu
  • Azerbaijani: Virciniya
  • Bashkir: Виргиния
  • Basque: Virginia
  • Bavarian: Virginia
  • Belarusian: Вірджынія
  • Belarusian: Садружнасць Вірджынія
  • Bengali: ভার্জিনিয়া
  • Bhojpuri: वर्जीनिया
  • Bishnupriya: ভার্জিনিয়া
  • Bislama: Virginia
  • Bosnian: Virginia
  • Brahui: Varjíníá
  • Breton: Virginia
  • Bulgarian: Вирджиния
  • Bulgarian: Старият доминион
  • Burmese: ဗာဂျီးနီးယားပြည်နယ်
  • Catalan: Virgínia
  • Cebuano: Virginia
  • Central Bikol: Virginia
  • Central Kurdish: ڤیرجینیا
  • Chavacano: Virginia
  • Chechen: Виргини
  • Chinese: Virginia
  • Chinese: 弗吉尼亚州 / 維吉尼亞州 / 維珍尼亞州
  • Chinese: 弗吉尼亚州
  • Chinese: 弗吉尼亞州
  • Chinese: 維吉尼亞州
  • Chinese: 維珍尼亞州
  • Chinese: 維珍尼亞聯邦
  • Chuvash: Вирджини
  • Cornish: Virjynni
  • Corsican: Virginia
  • Crimean Tatar: Virginiya
  • Croatian: Virginia
  • Czech: Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Czech: Virginia
  • Czech: Virginie
  • Danish: Virginia
  • Dimli (individual language): Virginia
  • Dutch: Virginia
  • Eastern Mari: Виргиний
  • Egyptian Arabic: فيرجينيا
  • Egyptian Arabic: ڤيرچينيا
  • English: Commonwealth of Virginia
  • English: Old Dominion
  • English: State of Virginia
  • English: VA
  • English: Va.
  • English: Virginia, United States
  • Esperanto: Virginio
  • Estonian: Virginia
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  • Fiji Hindi: Virginia
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  • Finnish: Virginia
  • French: Virginie
  • Gagauz: Virginia
  • Gagauz: Virginiya
  • Galician: Virxinia
  • Georgian: ვირჯინია
  • German: Virginia
  • German: Virginien
  • Gothic: 𐌱𐌹𐍂𐌳𐌾𐌹𐌽𐌾𐌰
  • Greek: Βιργίνια
  • Greek: Βιργινία
  • Greek: Βιρτζίνια
  • Guarani: Virginia
  • Gujarati: વર્જિનિયા
  • Haitian: Vijini
  • Hakka Chinese: Virginia
  • Hakka Chinese: Vì-kit-nì-â
  • Hausa: Virginia
  • Hausa: Wilikinia
  • Hawaiian: Wilikinia
  • Hebrew: וירג'יניה
  • Hebrew: וירגיניה
  • Hindi: वर्जीनिया
  • Hungarian: Virginia
  • Hungarian: Virginiai Köztársaság
  • Icelandic: Virginía
  • Ido: Virginia
  • Igbo: Végíníyà
  • Iloko: Virginia
  • Inari Sami: Virginia
  • Indonesian: Virginia
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Virginia
  • Interlingue: Virginia
  • Inupiaq: Virginia
  • Irish: An Virgín
  • Irish: Virginia
  • Irish: Virgín
  • Italian: Virginia
  • Japanese: バージニア州
  • Javanese: Virginia
  • Kabiyè: Firziinii
  • Kabyle: Virginia
  • Kalmyk: Виирҗин
  • Kalmyk: Вирҗиния
  • Kannada: ವರ್ಜೀನಿಯ
  • Kazakh: Виргиния
  • Kirghiz: Виргиния штаты
  • Korean: 버지니아
  • Korean: 버지니아 주
  • Korean: 버지니아주
  • Kurdish: Vîrjînya
  • Ladino: Virginia
  • Lao: Virginia
  • Latin: Virginia
  • Latvian: Virdžīnija
  • Ligurian: Virginnia
  • Limburgan: Virginia
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Virginia
  • Literary Chinese: 維吉尼亞州
  • Lithuanian: Virdžinija
  • Lombard: Virginia
  • Low German: Virginia
  • Luxembourgish: Virginia
  • Macedonian: Вирџинија
  • Maithili: भर्जिनिया
  • Malagasy: Virjinia
  • Malay: Virginia
  • Malayalam: വിർജീനിയ
  • Manx: Yn Virjeeney
  • Maori: Virginia
  • Marathi: व्हर्जिनिया
  • Mazanderani: ویرجینیا
  • Min Dong Chinese: Virginia
  • Min Nan Chinese: Virginia
  • Mingrelian: ვირჯინია
  • Mongolian: Виржини
  • Nauru: Virginia
  • Navajo: Bijíniyah Hahoodzo
  • Navajo: Tséchʼil Daalchíʼínílį́ Hahoodzo
  • Nepali: भर्जिनिया
  • Newari: भर्जिनिया
  • Northern Frisian: Virginia
  • Northern Luri: ویرجینیا
  • Northern Luri: ڤیرجینیا
  • Northern Sami: Virginia
  • Norwegian: Virginia
  • Norwegian Bokmål: VA
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Va.
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Virginia
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Virginia
  • Occitan (post 1500): Virgínia
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܒܪܓܝܢܝܐ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Virginia
  • Ossetian: Вирджини
  • Pali: भर्जिनिया
  • Pampanga: Virginia
  • Panjabi: ਵਰਜਿਨੀਆ
  • Papiamento: Virginia
  • Persian: ویرجینیا
  • Piemontese: Virginia
  • Polish: Wirginia
  • Portuguese: Virgínia
  • Pushto: ویرجینیا
  • Quechua: Virginia suyu
  • Romanian: Virginia
  • Romansh: Virginia
  • Russia Buriat: Вирджини
  • Russian: Виргиния
  • Russian: Вирджиния
  • Rusyn: Вирджиния
  • Samogitian: Virdžinėjė
  • Sanskrit: वर्जिनिया
  • Santali: ᱵᱷᱳᱨᱡᱤᱱᱤᱭᱟ
  • Sardinian: Virgìnia
  • Saterfriesisch: Virginia
  • Scots: Virginia
  • Scots: Virginie
  • Scottish Gaelic: Bhirginia
  • Scottish Gaelic: Virginia
  • Serbian: Вирџинија
  • Serbo-Croatian: Virginia
  • Sicilian: Virginia
  • Silesian: Wirgińijo
  • Sinhala: වර්ජිනියා
  • Slovak: Virgínia
  • Slovenian: Virginija
  • South Azerbaijani: ویرجینیا ایالتی
  • Spanish: Virginia
  • Swahili: Virginia
  • Swedish: VA
  • Swedish: Virginia
  • Swedish: Virginien
  • Tagalog: Virginia
  • Tajik: Виргиния
  • Tajik: Вирҷиния
  • Tamil: வர்ஜீனியா
  • Tamil: விர்ஜினியா
  • Tatar: Виргиния
  • Telugu: వర్జీనియా
  • Thai: รัฐเวอร์จิเนีย
  • Tibetan: ཝིར་ཇི་ནི་ཡ།
  • Turkish: Virginia
  • Turkish: Virjinya
  • Uighur: Wirginiye Shitati
  • Ukrainian: Вірджинія
  • Upper Sorbian: Virginia
  • Urdu: ورجینیا
  • Uzbek: Virjiniya
  • Venetian: Virginia
  • Vietnamese: Virginia
  • Vlaams: Virginia
  • Volapük: Virginia
  • Volapük: Virginän
  • Waray (Philippines): Virginia
  • Welsh: Virginia
  • Western Armenian: Վերճինիա
  • Western Frisian: Firginia
  • Western Mari: Виргини
  • Western Panjabi: ورجینیا
  • Wu Chinese: 弗吉尼亚州
  • Yakut: Вирдьиния
  • Yiddish: ווירדזשיניע
  • Yiddish: ווירזשיניע
  • Yoruba: Firginia
  • Yoruba: Virginia
  • Yue Chinese: 維珍尼亞州
  • Zeeuws: Virginia
  • Zulu: Virginia
  • Virgìgna

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