West Country

The West Country is an unofficial, but popular, name for the South West of . If you think you know southern England, but haven't ventured beyond the , the West Country will be a revelation.
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is a duchy in the south west of the United Kingdom. Photo: ramsd, CC BY 2.0.

is a large county in West Country, bordered to the west by and to the east by and . Photo: matthewhartley369, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a county in South West England which borders and to the north, to the east, to the south-east and to the south-west. Photo: matthewhartley369, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a large, mostly rural county in the eastern part of the West Country of southern . Photo: herry, CC BY 2.0.

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is a county in South West England on the coast. Photo: Diliff, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a county in south-west England. It comprises part of the , part of the valley of the River Severn, and the entire Forest of Dean. Photo: Matthew Hartley, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is a small archipelago of islands in the Atlantic Ocean, 25 miles off the coast of at the south-western tip of the . Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

West Country

Latitude of center
50.8112° or 50° 48' 40.3" north
Longitude of center
-3.6334° or 3° 38' 0.3" west
Population
5,520,000
Elevation
400 feet (122 metres)
Geo­Names ID
11591956

Also Known As

  • Arabic: جنوب غرب إنجلترا
  • Aragonese: Sudueste d'Anglaterra
  • Armenian: Հարավարևմտյան Անգլիա
  • Asturian: Sudoeste d'Inglaterra
  • Azerbaijani: Cənub-Qərbi İngiltərə
  • Basque: Hego-mendebaldeko Ingalaterra
  • Belarusian: Паўднёва-Заходняя Ангельшчына
  • Belarusian: Паўднёва-Заходняя Англія
  • Bengali: দক্ষিণ পশ্চিম ইংল্যান্ড
  • Breton: Mervent Bro-Saoz
  • Bulgarian: Югозападна Англия
  • Catalan: Sud-oest d'Anglaterra
  • Chinese: Se-lâm Eng-lân
  • Chinese: 西南英倫
  • Chinese: 西南英格蘭
  • Cornish: Rannvro Soth West
  • Croatian: Jugozapadna Engleska
  • Croatian: South West England
  • Czech: Jihozápadní Anglie
  • Danish: South West England
  • Dutch: South West England
  • Dutch: West Country
  • English: South West England
  • English: UKK
  • Esperanto: Sud-okcidenta Anglio
  • Estonian: Edela-Inglismaa
  • Finnish: Lounais-Englanti
  • French: Angleterre du Sud-Ouest
  • French: Sud-Ouest de l'Angleterre
  • Galician: Sudoeste de Inglaterra - South West England
  • Galician: Suroeste de Inglaterra
  • German: South West England
  • German: Südwestengland
  • Greek: Νοτιοδυτική Αγγλία
  • Hakka Chinese: Sî-nàm Yîn-kak-làn
  • Hausa: Sî-nàm England
  • Hebrew: דרום-מערב אנגליה
  • Hungarian: South West England
  • Icelandic: Suðvestur-England
  • Indonesian: Inggris Barat Daya
  • Irish: Iardheisceart Shasana
  • Italian: Sud Ovest
  • Japanese: サウス・ウェスト・イングランド
  • Japanese: 南西イングランド
  • Korean: 사우스웨스트잉글랜드
  • Latvian: Dienvidrietumanglija
  • Lithuanian: Pietvakarių Anglija
  • Macedonian: Југозападна Англија
  • Marathi: नैऋत्य इंग्लंड
  • Marathi: नैर्ऋत्‍य इंग्लंड
  • Min Nan Chinese: Se-lâm Eng-lân
  • Mirandese: Sudoeste de la Anglaterra
  • Northern Frisian: Süüd Waast Ingelun
  • Norwegian: Sørvest-England
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sørvest-England
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Sørvest-England
  • Occitan (post 1500): Anglatèrra del sud-oèst
  • Persian: جنوب غربی انگلستان
  • Polish: South West England
  • Portuguese: Sudoeste da Inglaterra
  • Quechua: Urin kunti Inlatirra suyu
  • Romanian: South West England
  • Russian: Юго-Западная Англия
  • Scots: Sooth Wast Ingland
  • Serbian: Југозападна Енглеска
  • Serbo-Croatian: Jugozapadna Engleska
  • Slovak: South West England
  • Spanish: Región del Sudoeste de Inglaterra
  • Spanish: Sudoeste de Inglaterra
  • Swahili: Uingereza Kusini-Magharibi
  • Swedish: Sydvästra England
  • Swedish: West Country
  • Tajik: Англияи Ҷанубу Ғарбӣ
  • Tatar: Көньяк-Көнбатыш Англия
  • Thai: เซาท์เวสต์อิงแลนด์
  • Turkish: Güney Batı İngiltere
  • Ukrainian: Південно-Західна Англія
  • Urdu: جنوب مغربی انگلستان
  • Vietnamese: South West England
  • Vlaams: South West England
  • Welsh: De-orllewin Lloegr
  • Western Frisian: Súdwest-Ingelân
  • Wu Chinese: 西南英格兰
  • Yiddish: דרום-מערב ענגלאנד
  • Yue Chinese: 西南英倫
  • South West

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