West Bank

The West Bank is an area located between in the between and , to the north of the . It forms the larger half of the semi-autonomous Palestinian Territories, the smaller being the .
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is the capital and largest city of Israel, though most other countries and the United Nations do not recognize it as Israel's capital. Photo: Yonah baby, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small city located some 10 km south of the Old City of within the West Bank, in an "Area A" zone administered by the Palestinian Authority. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a small city in the Palestinian Territories, located within the West Bank region, some 15 km north of Jerusalem. Photo: GuillaumeG, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, the "City of Palms", is a small city within the Palestinian Territories close to the northern end of and some 55 km from . Photo: Reuvenk, CC BY 3.0.

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is an ancient city in the southern West Bank. Photo: Extua, CC BY 3.0.

is a large city within the Palestinian Territories, in the Central Highlands of the West Bank, some 63 km north of . Photo: Uwe a, CC BY-SA 1.0.

is a Palestinian city in the northern West Bank. Photo: Extua, CC BY 4.0.

is an Israeli settlement in "Area C", within the north-central West Bank. Photo: Sheepdog85, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a Palestinian city in the northern West Bank, on the border between and the West Bank.

Maale Adumim is an Israeli settlement in the West Bank, east of . Photo: Gilabrand, CC BY-SA 3.0.

or Qalqiliya; is a Palestinian city in the West Bank. Photo: Idobi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a group of Israeli settlements on the West Bank between and , about 950 meters above the sea level. Photo: Deror avi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

West Bank

Latitude of center
32.0255° or 32° 1' 31.7" north
Longitude of center
35.2888° or 35° 17' 19.7" east
Population
2,770,000
Elevation
563 metres (1847 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1472876649
Geo­Names ID
285153
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Wes-Oewer
  • Afrikaans: Wesoewer
  • Albanian: Bregu Perëndimor
  • Arabic: West Bank
  • Arabic: الضفة الغربية
  • Arabic: الضفه الغربية
  • Arabic: الضفه الغربيه
  • Arabic: ضفة الغربية
  • Arabic: ضفة غربية
  • Aragonese: Cischordania
  • Aragonese: Zischordania
  • Armenian: Հորդանան գեի արևմտյան ափ
  • Armenian: Հորդանան գետի արևմտյան ափ
  • Armenian: Հորդանան գետի ձախ ափ
  • Asturian: Cisxordania
  • Azerbaijani: Cisiordaniya
  • Azerbaijani: Qərb Sahil
  • Azerbaijani: Qərb sahili
  • Azerbaijani: İordan çayının qərb sahili
  • Basque: Jordanen Mendebaldeko Ibarra
  • Basque: Zisjordania
  • Belarusian: Заходні бераг
  • Belarusian: Заходні бераг ракі Іардан
  • Belarusian: Заходні бераг ракі Ярдан
  • Bengali: ওয়েস্ট ব্যাংক
  • Bengali: পশ্চিম তীর
  • Bishnupriya: পিছ পার
  • Bosnian: Zapadna Obala
  • Breton: Kornôg Jordania
  • Breton: Sisjordania
  • Bulgarian: Западен бряг
  • Catalan: Cisjordania
  • Catalan: Cisjordània
  • Cebuano: West Bank (dapit)
  • Cebuano: West Bank
  • Chechen: Урдан хин малхбузен хийист
  • Chinese: 約旦河西岸佔領區
  • Chinese: 約旦河西岸地區
  • Chinese: 约旦河西岸
  • Chinese: 约旦河西岸地区
  • Chinese: 西岸
  • Chinese: 西岸地區
  • Cornish: Glann West
  • Croatian: Zapadna Obala
  • Croatian: Zapadna obala
  • Czech: Předjordánsko
  • Czech: Západní břeh
  • Czech: Západní břeh Jordánu
  • Danish: Vestbanken
  • Danish: Vestbredden
  • Dutch: Cisjordanie
  • Dutch: Cisjordanië
  • Dutch: West Bank
  • Dutch: Westbank
  • Dutch: Westelijke Jordaanoever
  • Dutch: Westelijke Jordaan oever
  • Dutch: Westoever
  • English: Cisjordan
  • English: Judea and Samaria
  • Esperanto: Cisjordanio
  • Esperanto: Okcidenta Teritorio de Palestino
  • Esperanto: Okcidenta bordo
  • Esperanto: Okcidenta bordo de Jordano
  • Esperanto: West Bank
  • Esperanto: Westbank
  • Estonian: Jordani Läänekallas
  • Estonian: Läänekallas
  • Faroese: Vestara Áarbakka
  • Faroese: Vestari Áarbakka
  • Faroese: Vestari Áarbakki
  • Finnish: Cisjordania
  • Finnish: Länsiranta
  • French: Cisjordanie
  • French: Cisjordanie occupée
  • French: Judée-Samarie
  • French: Judée et Samarie
  • Galician: Cisxordania
  • Galician: اؤردؤنˇ رۊخؤنه أفتؤپردچینˇ کۊل
  • Georgian: დასავლეთი ნაპირი
  • Georgian: იორდანეს დასავლეთი ნაპირი
  • Georgian: მდინარე იორდანეს დასავლეთი ნაპირი
  • Georgian: მდინარე იორდანეს დასავლეთი სანაპირო
  • German: Cisjordanien
  • German: Jordanland
  • German: West-Bank
  • German: West Bank
  • German: Westbank
  • German: Westjordanien
  • German: Westjordanland
  • German: Zisjordanien
  • Gilaki: اؤردؤنˇ رۊخؤنه أفتؤپردچینˇ کۊل
  • Greek: Δυτική Όχθη
  • Guarani: Sihorytáña
  • Gujarati: વેસ્ટ બેન્ક
  • Hebrew: אזור יהודה ושומרון
  • Hebrew: איו"ש
  • Hebrew: הגדה המערבית
  • Hebrew: יהודה והשומרון
  • Hebrew: יהודה ושומרון
  • Hebrew: יו"ש
  • Hebrew: מחוז ש"י
  • Hindi: पश्चिमी तट
  • Hungarian: Ciszjordánia
  • Hungarian: West bank
  • Icelandic: Vesturbakkinn
  • Indonesian: Tepi Barat
  • Indonesian: The West Bank
  • Indonesian: West Bank
  • Irish: An Bruach Thiar
  • Italian: Cisgiordania
  • Italian: West Bank
  • Japanese: ヨルダン川西岸
  • Japanese: ヨルダン川西岸地区
  • Javanese: Gisik Kulon
  • Javanese: Tepi Barat
  • Kannada: ಪಶ್ಚಿಮ ಬ್ಯಾಂಕ್
  • Khmer: វ៉ែសបែង
  • Korean: 서안지구
  • Korean: 서안 지구
  • Korean: 요르단강 서안 지구
  • Korean: 웨스트 뱅크
  • Korean: 웨스트뱅크
  • Kurdish: Urduna Rojava
  • Kurdish: Ûrdûna Roava
  • Kurdish: Ûrdûna Rojava
  • Latin: Cisiordania
  • Latvian: Jordānas rietumkrasts
  • Latvian: Rietumkrasts
  • Latvian: Rietumu Krasts
  • Limburgan: Westeleke Jordaankant
  • Limburgan: Westelike Jordaanover
  • Lithuanian: Vakarų Krantas
  • Macedonian: Западен Брег
  • Malagasy: Jordania Andrefana
  • Malay: Tebing Barat
  • Malayalam: വെസ്റ്റ് ബാങ്ക്
  • Manx: Yn Broogh Heear
  • Marathi: वेस्ट बँक
  • Marathi: वेस्ट बॅंक
  • Northern Frisian: Waastjordanlun
  • Norwegian: Vestbredden
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Vestbredden
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Vestbredda
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Vestbredden
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Vestbreidda
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Vestbreidda av Jordanelva
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Vestbreidden
  • Occitan (post 1500): Cisjordania
  • Ossetian: Иорданы ныгуылæн былгæрон
  • Ossetian: Цæугæдон Иорданы Ныгуылæн Был
  • Panjabi: ਪੱਛਮੀ ਕੰਢਾ
  • Persian: نوار غربی رود اردن
  • Persian: وست بانک
  • Persian: وست بنک
  • Persian: کرانه باختری
  • Persian: کرانه باختری رود اردن
  • Persian: کرانه غربی
  • Persian: کرانه غربی رود اردن
  • Persian: کرانهٔ باختری رود اردن
  • Persian: کرانهٔ غربی رود اردن
  • Persian: کرانه‌ی باختری رود اردن
  • Polish: Cisjordania
  • Polish: Zachodni Brzeg
  • Polish: Zachodni Brzeg Jordanu
  • Portuguese: Cisjordânia
  • Portuguese: Margem ocidental do rio jordão
  • Romanian: Cisiordania
  • Romanian: West Bank
  • Russian: West Bank
  • Russian: Западный берег
  • Russian: Западный берег Иордана
  • Russian: Западный берег р. Иордан
  • Russian: Западный берег реки Иордан
  • Sardinian: Tzisgiordània
  • Scots: Wast Bank
  • Scottish Gaelic: Bruach-an-Iar
  • Scottish Gaelic: Bruach an Iar
  • Scottish Gaelic: West Bank
  • Serbian: West Bank
  • Serbian: Западна обала
  • Serbian: الضفة الغربية
  • Serbo-Croatian: Cisjordanija
  • Serbo-Croatian: Zapadna obala
  • Sicilian: Cisgiordania
  • Silesian: Zachodńi Brzyg
  • Sinhala: බටහිර ඉවුර
  • Slovak: Predjordánsko
  • Slovak: Západný breh Jordánu
  • Slovenian: Zahodni breg
  • Somali: Daanta galbeed
  • Spanish: Cisjordania
  • Spanish: Palestina
  • Spanish: Ribera Occidental
  • Spanish: Rivera Occidental
  • Spanish: West bank
  • Swahili: Ukingo wa Magharibi wa Yordani
  • Swedish: Cisjordanien
  • Swedish: Västbanken - Gaza
  • Swedish: Västbanken
  • Tagalog: Cisjordan
  • Tagalog: Hudea at Samarya
  • Tagalog: Kanlurang Pampang
  • Tagalog: Kanlurang Pampang ng Hordan
  • Tagalog: Kanlurang Pampang ng Ilog Hordan
  • Tagalog: Kanlurang Pampang ng Ilog Jordan
  • Tagalog: Kanlurang Pampang ng Jordan
  • Tagalog: West Bank
  • Tagalog: Yehuda at Shomron
  • Tagalog: Yehudah at Shomron
  • Tagalog: Yehudah v'Shomron
  • Tagalog: Yehudah vShomron
  • Tagalog: Yehudah v’Shomron
  • Tagalog: Yehuda v'Shomron
  • Tagalog: Yehuda vShomron
  • Tagalog: Yehuda v’Shomron
  • Tagalog: Yhuda at Shomron
  • Tagalog: Yhudah at Shomron
  • Tagalog: Yhudah v'Shomron
  • Tagalog: Yhudah vShomron
  • Tagalog: Yhudah v’Shomron
  • Tagalog: Yhuda v'Shomron
  • Tagalog: Yhuda vShomron
  • Tagalog: Yhuda v’Shomron
  • Tamil: மேற்குக் கரை
  • Tamil: மேற்கு பேங்க்
  • Telugu: వెస్ట్ బ్యాంక్
  • Thai: เขตเวสต์แบงก์
  • Thai: เวสต์แบงก์
  • Thai: เวสต์แบงค์
  • Turkish: Batı Şeria
  • Ukrainian: Західний берег річки Йордан
  • Upper Sorbian: Zapadny brjóh Jordana
  • Urdu: مغربی کنارہ
  • Veps: Jordan-jogen Päivlaskmaine rand
  • Vietnamese: Bờ Tây
  • Vietnamese: Bờ Tây sông Jordan
  • Vietnamese: Khu Bờ Tây
  • Vietnamese: Tây ngạn
  • Waray (Philippines): West Bank
  • Welsh: Glan Orllewinol
  • Welsh: Lan Orllewinol
  • Welsh: Llain Orllewinol
  • Welsh: Llain gorllewinol
  • Welsh: Y Lan Orllewinol
  • Western Panjabi: مغربی کنارا
  • Wu Chinese: 约旦河西岸
  • Wu Chinese: 西岸地区
  • Yiddish: יהודה ושומרון
  • Yiddish: מערב ברעג
  • Yiddish: פארנומענע געביטן
  • Yoruba: Bèbè Ìlàòrùn
  • Yoruba: West Bank
  • Yue Chinese: 西岸地區
  • Aḑ Ḑaffah al Gharbīyah
  • វ៉េសប៊ែង

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