Wales

Wales is one of the 's constituent countries. Wales has a living Celtic culture, with the Welsh language spoken by a fifth of the 3.1 million inhabitants.
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is a loosely defined region of Wales bordered by to the east and to the north. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is the northernmost region of Wales, in the , it is mountainous and home to beautiful beaches. Photo: Traveler100, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is, by a large margin, the largest island in England and Wales at 276 sq mi island just off the coast of northwestern Wales. Photo: Traveler100, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a county in Wales, sharing borders with , , , over the , and over the . Photo: Traveler100, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is the central region of Wales. The Regional Committee of the National Assembly… Photo: Traveler100, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Wales

Latitude of center
52.5° or 52° 30' north
Longitude of center
-3.5° or 3° 30' west
Population
3,110,000
Elevation
436 feet (133 metres)
Geo­Names ID
2634895

Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Tamurt n Yigaliyen
  • Achinese: Wales
  • Afar: Wels
  • Afrikaans: Wallis
  • Albanian: Uellsi
  • Amharic: ዌልስ
  • Arabic: Galas
  • Arabic: Wales
  • Arabic: ويلز
  • Aragonese: Galas
  • Armenian: Ուելս (վարչաքաղաքական մաս)
  • Armenian: Ուելս
  • Asturian: Gales
  • Azerbaijani: Uels
  • Bashkir: Уэльс
  • Basque: Gales
  • Bavarian: Wales
  • Bavarian: Wallis
  • Belarusian: Ўэйлз
  • Belarusian: Валія
  • Belarusian: Уэльс
  • Bengali: ওয়েল্‌স্‌
  • Bhojpuri: वेल्श
  • Bhojpuri: वेल्स
  • Bosnian: Vels
  • Breton: Kembre
  • Bulgarian: Valizija
  • Bulgarian: Уелс
  • Burmese: ဝေလနိုင်ငံ
  • Catalan: Cymru
  • Catalan: Gal·les
  • Catalan: País de Gales
  • Catalan: País de Gal·les
  • Catalan: Principat de Gal·les
  • Catalan: Wales
  • Cebuano: Wales (apil sa nasod)
  • Cebuano: Wales
  • Central Bikol: Gales
  • Central Kurdish: وێڵز
  • Chavacano: Gales
  • Chechen: Уэльс
  • Chinese: Ui-le̍k-sū
  • Chinese: 威尔士
  • Chinese: 威尔斯
  • Chinese: 威爾士
  • Chinese: 威爾斯
  • Chuvash: Уэльс
  • Cornish: Kembra
  • Corsican: Galles
  • Corsican: Gallia
  • Corsican: Paese di Gallia
  • Croatian: Cymru
  • Croatian: Valizija
  • Croatian: WAL
  • Croatian: WLS
  • Croatian: Wales
  • Czech: Wales
  • Danish: Bretland
  • Danish: Wales
  • Dimli (individual language): Gali
  • Dutch: Galen
  • Dutch: Kymrië
  • Dutch: Wales
  • Dutch: Wallis
  • Egyptian Arabic: ويلز
  • English: CYM
  • English: Cymru
  • English: WAL
  • English: WLS
  • Esperanto: Kimrio
  • Esperanto: Kimrujo
  • Estonian: Wales
  • Extremaduran: Galis
  • Faroese: Wales
  • Finnish: Wales
  • French: Galles
  • French: Pays de Galles
  • French: pays de Galles
  • Galician: Gales
  • Georgian: უელსი
  • German: Wales
  • Goan Konkani: Wales
  • Goan Konkani: वेल्स
  • Gothic: 𐍅𐌰𐌻𐌷𐌰𐌻𐌰𐌽𐌳
  • Greek: Ουαλία
  • Guarani: Gales
  • Gujarati: વેલ્સ
  • Haitian: Gal
  • Hakka Chinese: Vî-ngì-sṳ̂
  • Hausa: Wales
  • Hebrew: ויילס
  • Hindi: वेल्स
  • Hungarian: Wales
  • Icelandic: Bretland
  • Icelandic: Wales
  • Ido: Wals
  • Iloko: Gales
  • Inari Sami: Wales
  • Indonesian: Wales
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Galles
  • Interlingue: Gallia
  • Irish: An Bhreatain Bheag
  • Irish: an Bhreatain Bheag
  • Italian: Galles
  • Japanese: ウェールズ
  • Javanese: Wales
  • Jèrriais: Galles
  • Kabiyè: Welisi
  • Kabiyè: Wɛlɛsɩ
  • Kabyle: Tamurt n Yigaliyen
  • Kabyle: Yigaliyen
  • Kalmyk: Вэлшин Таңһч
  • Kannada: ವೇಲ್ಸ್
  • Kara-Kalpak: Wels
  • Kashubian: Walijô
  • Kazakh: Уэльс
  • Khmer: វ៉ែល
  • Korean: 웨일스
  • Kurdish: Wales
  • Ladino: Gales
  • Langobardic: Galess
  • Lao: Gales
  • Lao: ປະເທດການ
  • Lao: ປະເທດເວລສ໌
  • Latgalian: Velsa
  • Latin: Cambria
  • Latin: Gwallia
  • Latvian: Velsa
  • Lezghian: Велс
  • Ligurian: Galles
  • Limburgan: Wales
  • Lingala: Ekólo Wali
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Cimri
  • Lithuanian: Velsas
  • Livvi: Kymrinmua
  • Lojban: nanko'ogu'e
  • Lombard: Galess
  • Lombard: Gàles
  • Low German: Kumrië
  • Low German: Wales
  • Lower Sorbian: Wales
  • Lower Sorbian: Waliziska
  • Luxembourgish: Wales
  • Macedo-Romanian: Wales
  • Macedonian: Велс
  • Malay: Wales
  • Malayalam: വേൽസ്
  • Maltese: Galles
  • Maltese: Wales
  • Manx: Bretyn
  • Maori: Weiri
  • Maori: Wēra
  • Maori: Wēri
  • Marathi: वेल्स
  • Mazanderani: ولز
  • Middle Cornish: Kembra
  • Middle High German (ca. 1050-1500): Wallis
  • Min Dong Chinese: Ŭi-ī-sê̤ṳ
  • Min Nan Chinese: Khúm-lī
  • Min Nan Chinese: Ui-le̍k-sū
  • Min Nan Chinese: Ui-ní-su
  • Min Nan Chinese: Wales
  • Minangkabau: Wales
  • Mingrelian: უელსი
  • Mirandese: Bretyn
  • Mongolian: Uelisiin
  • Mongolian: Уэльс
  • Moroccan Arabic: بلاد لغال
  • Moroccan Arabic: ويلز
  • Narom: Galles
  • Nepali: वेल्स
  • Northern Frisian: Wales
  • Northern Sami: Cymru
  • Northern Sami: Kymraeana
  • Norwegian: Bretland
  • Norwegian: Wales
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Wales
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Wales
  • Novial: Wales
  • Occitan (post 1500): Galas
  • Occitan (post 1500): País de Galas
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Norþƿēalas
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Wēalas
  • Old Norse: Bretland
  • Ossetian: Уэльс
  • Panjabi: ਵੇਲਜ਼
  • Persian: ولز
  • Persian: ولزی
  • Persian: ويلز
  • Persian: ویلز
  • Picard: Gales
  • Picard: Poaiyis d'Gales
  • Pictish: Brythoniaid
  • Piemontese: Gàles
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Waals
  • Polish: Wales
  • Polish: Walia
  • Portuguese: Gales
  • Portuguese: País de Gales
  • Prussian: Welss
  • Quechua: Kamri
  • Romanian: Țara Galilor
  • Romansh: Valisa
  • Russia Buriat: Уэльс
  • Russian: Камбрия
  • Russian: Уэльс
  • Samoan: Uelese
  • Samogitian: Velsos
  • Sardinian: Galles
  • Saterfriesisch: Wales
  • Scots: Wales
  • Scottish Gaelic: A' Chuimrigh
  • Serbian: Cymru
  • Serbian: Valizija
  • Serbian: WAL
  • Serbian: WLS
  • Serbian: Велс
  • Serbo-Croatian: Wales
  • Shan: မိူင်းဝေးၸ်
  • Shona: Wales
  • Sicilian: Galles
  • Silesian: Walijo
  • Sindhi: ويلز
  • Sinhala: වේල්සය
  • Sinhala: වේල්ස්
  • Slovak: Wales
  • Slovenian: Valizija
  • Slovenian: Wales
  • Somali: Waalis
  • South Azerbaijani: ولز
  • Southern Sotho: Wales
  • Spanish: Gales
  • Sundanese: Wales
  • Swahili: Welisi
  • Swedish: Bretland
  • Swedish: Wales
  • Swiss German: Wales
  • Tagalog: Wales
  • Tajik: Уелс
  • Tajik: Уэлс
  • Tamil: வேல்சு
  • Tamil: வேல்ஸ்
  • Tatar: Велс
  • Tatar: Уэльс
  • Telugu: వేల్స్
  • Tetum: Gales
  • Thai: Wales
  • Thai: ประเทศเวลส์
  • Thai: แคว้นเวลส์
  • Tok Pisin: Wels
  • Tosk Albanian: Wales
  • Tunisian Arabic: وايلز
  • Turkish: Galler
  • Udmurt: Уэльс
  • Uighur: Wélsh
  • Ukrainian: Уельс
  • Upper Sorbian: Waliziska
  • Urdu: ویلز
  • Uzbek: Uels
  • Venetian: Gàłes
  • Vietnamese: Wales
  • Vlaams: Wales
  • Volapük: Velsän
  • Võro: Kõmrimaa
  • Walloon: Payis d' Wale
  • Walloon: Wale
  • Waray (Philippines): Wales
  • Welsh: Cymru
  • Welsh: Cymry
  • Welsh: Gwales
  • Welsh: Gwalia
  • Welsh: cym
  • Western Frisian: Wales
  • Western Panjabi: ویلز
  • Wu Chinese: 威尔士
  • Yiddish: Veylz
  • Yiddish: וויילז
  • Yiddish: וויילס
  • Yoruba: Wélsì
  • Yue Chinese: 威爾斯
  • Zeeuws: Wales
  • Zulu: IWelisi
  • Gâlas
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