West Virginia

West Virginia is a state in the region of the . It's often called the "Mountain State", being the only state in the USA to lie completely within a mountain range.

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The Ohio River is a 981-mile long river in the United States. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

, established in 1794, is the state capital of West Virginia. Photo: Jdc120763, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The of West Virginia centers on five West Virginian counties in the upper watershed in the western portion of the state's Eastern Panhandle, bordering and . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is the second-largest city in West Virginia and the self-proclaimed "Weenie Capital… Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

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The region is in West Virginia. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The region is in West Virginia. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is in West Virginia. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

West Virginia

Latitude of center
38.4758° or 38° 28' 33" north
Longitude of center
-80.8408° or 80° 50' 27" west
Population
1,850,000
Abbreviation
WV
Elevation
2313 feet (705 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 317006365
Geo­Names ID
4826850
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Virginia Tutrimt
  • Afrikaans: Wes-Virginië
  • Albanian: Virxhinia Perëndimore
  • Albanian: West Virginia
  • Amharic: ዌስት ቨርጂኒያ
  • Arabic: West Virginia
  • Arabic: فيرجينيا الغربية
  • Aragonese: Virchinia Occidental
  • Armenian: Արևմտյան Վիրջինիա
  • Arpitan: Virginia du Ponant
  • Assamese: পশ্চিম ভাৰ্জিনিয়া
  • Assamese: ৱেষ্ট ভাৰ্জিনিয়া
  • Asturian: Virxinia Occidental
  • Aymara: West Virginia suyu
  • Azerbaijani: Qərbi Virciniya
  • Bashkir: Көнбайыш Виргиния
  • Basque: Mendebaldeko Virginia
  • Bavarian: West Virginia
  • Belarusian: Заходняя Віргінія
  • Belarusian: Заходняя Вірджынія
  • Belarusian: Штат Заходняя Віргінія
  • Bengali: পশ্চিম ভার্জিনিয়া
  • Bhojpuri: वेस्ट वर्जीनिया
  • Bishnupriya: ওয়েস্ট ভার্জিনিয়া
  • Bislama: West Virginia
  • Bosnian: Zapadna Virginia
  • Breton: Virginia ar C'hornaoueg
  • Breton: West Virginia
  • Bulgarian: Западна Вирджиния
  • Burmese: အနောက် ဗာဂျီးနီးယားပြည်နယ်
  • Catalan: Virgínia de l'Oest
  • Catalan: Virgínia de lOest
  • Cebuano: West Virginia
  • Central Bikol: West Virginia
  • Central Kurdish: ویرجینیای ڕۆژئاوا
  • Central Kurdish: ڤیرجینیای ڕۆژاوا
  • Central Kurdish: ڤێرجینیای ڕۆژئاوا
  • Chavacano: West Virginia
  • Chechen: Малхбузен Виргини
  • Chechen: Малхбузера Виргини
  • Chinese: West Virginia
  • Chinese: 西弗吉尼亚州/ 西維吉尼亞州 / 西維珍尼亞州
  • Chinese: 西維吉尼亞州
  • Chinese: 西維珍尼亞州
  • Chuvash: Анăç Вирджини
  • Cornish: Vyrjynia West
  • Corsican: West Virginia
  • Crimean Tatar: Ğarbiy Virginiya
  • Croatian: Zapadna Virginia
  • Czech: State of West Virginia
  • Czech: West Virginia
  • Czech: Západní Virginie
  • Danish: West Virginia
  • Dimli (individual language): Virginia Rocawani
  • Dutch: West Virginia
  • Eastern Mari: Касвел Виргиний
  • Egyptian Arabic: فيرجينيا الغربيه
  • Egyptian Arabic: ويست ڤيرچينيا
  • English: Almost Heaven
  • English: Mountain State
  • English: State of West Virginia
  • English: The Mountain State
  • English: W. Va.
  • English: W.Va.
  • English: WV
  • English: West Virginia, United States
  • Esperanto: Kvazaŭ Paradizo
  • Esperanto: La Monta Ŝtato
  • Esperanto: Okcident-Virginio
  • Esperanto: Okcidenta Virginio
  • Esperanto: WV
  • Esperanto: Ŝtato Okcidenta Virginio
  • Estonian: Lääne-Virginia
  • Faroese: West Virginia
  • Fiji Hindi: West Virginia
  • Finnish: Länsi-Virginia
  • Finnish: West Virginia
  • French: Virginie-Occidentale
  • French: Virginie Occidentale
  • Gagauz: Günbatısı Virginia
  • Gagauz: Günbatısı Virginiya
  • Galician: Virxinia Occidental
  • Georgian: დასავლეთი ვირჯინია
  • German: West Virginia
  • Gothic: 𐍅𐌹𐍃𐍄𐍂𐌰 𐌱𐌹𐍂𐌳𐌾𐌹𐌽𐌾𐌰
  • Greek: Δυτική Βιρτζίνια
  • Guarani: Kuarahyresẽ Virginia
  • Gujarati: વેસ્ટ વર્જિનિયા
  • Haitian: Vijini de Lwès
  • Hakka Chinese: Sî Virginia
  • Hakka Chinese: West Virginia
  • Hausa: West Virginia
  • Hausa: Wilikinia Komohana
  • Hawaiian: Wilikinia Komohana
  • Hebrew: וירג'יניה המערבית
  • Hebrew: וירגיניה המערבית
  • Hindi: पश्चिम वर्जीनिया
  • Hindi: पश्चिमी वर्जीनिया
  • Hungarian: Nyugat-Virginia
  • Icelandic: Vestur-Virginía
  • Ido: Westa-Virginia
  • Ido: Westal Virginia
  • Igbo: West Virginia
  • Iloko: West Virginia
  • Inari Sami: Uárji-Virginia
  • Indonesian: Virginia Barat
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Virginia del West
  • Inupiaq: West Virginia
  • Irish: Virginia Thiar
  • Italian: Virginia Occidentale
  • Japanese: ウェストバージニア州
  • Javanese: West Virginia
  • Kabiyè: Wɩsɩ ɖɩɖʊyɛ taa Firziinii
  • Kabyle: Virginia Tutrimt
  • Kalmyk: Барун Виирҗин
  • Kalmyk: Барун Вирҗиния
  • Kannada: ವೆಸ್ಟ್ ವರ್ಜೀನಿಯ
  • Kazakh: Батыс Виргиния
  • Korean: 웨스트버지니아
  • Korean: 웨스트버지니아 주
  • Korean: 웨스트버지니아주
  • Kurdish: Vîrjînyaya Rojava
  • Ladino: Virginia Occidental
  • Ladino: Virginia Oksidentala
  • Lao: West Virginia
  • Latin: Virginia Occidentalis
  • Latvian: Rietumvirdžīnija
  • Ligurian: Virginnia Oççidentâ
  • Limburgan: West Virginia
  • Lingua Franca Nova: West Virginia
  • Literary Chinese: 西維吉尼亞州
  • Lithuanian: Vakarų Virdžinija
  • Lombard: West Virginia
  • Low German: West-Virginia
  • Low German: West Virginia
  • Luxembourgish: West Virginia
  • Macedonian: Западна Вирџинија
  • Maithili: वेस्ट भर्जिनिया
  • Malagasy: West Virginia
  • Malay: Virginia Barat
  • Malayalam: പടിഞ്ഞാറൻ വിർജീന്യ
  • Manx: Yn Virjeeney Heear
  • Maori: West Virginia
  • Marathi: वेस्ट व्हर्जिनिया
  • Mazanderani: غربی ویرجینیا
  • Min Dong Chinese: West Virginia
  • Min Nan Chinese: Sai Virginia
  • Min Nan Chinese: Se Virginia
  • Min Nan Chinese: West Virginia
  • Mingrelian: ბჟადალი ვირჯინია
  • Mongolian: Баруун Виржини
  • Nauru: West Virginia
  • Navajo: Dzeeh Bitooh Hahoodzo
  • Navajo: Eʼeʼaahjí Bijiniyah Hahoodzo
  • Nepali: वेस्ट भर्जिनिया
  • Nepali: वेस्त भर्जिनिया
  • Newari: यःता भर्जिनिया
  • Newari: वेस्त भर्जिनिया
  • Northern Frisian: West Virginia
  • Northern Luri: ویرجینیا افتونشین
  • Northern Luri: ڤیرجینیا أفتونئشین
  • Northern Sami: Oarje-Virginia
  • Norwegian: Vest-Virginia
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Vest-Virginia
  • Norwegian Bokmål: W.Va.
  • Norwegian Bokmål: WV
  • Norwegian Bokmål: West Virginia
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Vest-Virginia
  • Occitan (post 1500): Virgínia Occidentala
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Westvirginia
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Ƿest Virginia
  • Ossetian: Ныгуылæн Вирджини
  • Pali: पश्चिम भर्जिनिया
  • Pampanga: Albugang Virginia
  • Pampanga: West Virginia
  • Panjabi: ਪੱਛਮੀ ਵਰਜਿਨੀਆ
  • Papiamento: West Virginia
  • Pennsylvania German: Wescht Wirschini
  • Persian: ویرجینیای غربی
  • Piemontese: Virginia Ossidental
  • Polish: Wirginia Zachodnia
  • Portuguese: Virgínia Ocidental
  • Pushto: لویدیځه ویرجینیا
  • Quechua: West Virginia suyu
  • Romanian: Virginia de Vest
  • Romansh: West Virginia
  • Russia Buriat: Баруун Вирджини
  • Russian: Западная Виргиния
  • Russian: Западная Вирджиния
  • Samogitian: Vakaru Virdžinėjė
  • Samogitian: Vakarū Virdžinėjė
  • Sanskrit: वेस्‍ट वर्जिनिया
  • Sardinian: Virgìnia Otzidentale
  • Saterfriesisch: West Virginia
  • Scots: Wast Virginie
  • Scots: West Virginia
  • Scottish Gaelic: Virginia an Iar
  • Serbian: Западна Вирџинија
  • Serbo-Croatian: Zapadna Virginia
  • Sicilian: Virginia Uccidintali
  • Silesian: Zachodńo Wirgińijo
  • Sinhala: බටහිර වර්ජීනියා
  • Slovak: Západná Virgínia
  • Slovenian: Zahodna Virginija
  • South Azerbaijani: غرب ویرجینیا ایالتی
  • Spanish: Virginia Occidental
  • Swahili: West Virginia
  • Swedish: Västvirginien
  • Swedish: WV
  • Swedish: West Virginia
  • Swiss German: West Virginia
  • Tagalog: Kanlurang Virginia
  • Tagalog: West Virginia
  • Tajik: Вирҷинияи Ғарбӣ
  • Tamil: மேற்கு வர்ஜீனியா
  • Tamil: வெஸ்ட விர்ஜினியா
  • Tatar: Көнбатыш Виргиния
  • Telugu: పశ్చిమ వర్జీనియా
  • Thai: รัฐเวสต์เวอร์จิเนีย
  • Tosk Albanian: West Virginia
  • Turkish: Batı Virginia
  • Uighur: غەربىي ۋىرگىنىيە شىتاتى
  • Ukrainian: Західна Вірджинія
  • Urdu: مغربی ورجینیا
  • Uzbek: G`arbiy Virjiniya
  • Uzbek: Gʻarbiy Virjiniya
  • Vietnamese: Tây Virginia
  • Vietnamese: West Virginia
  • Volapük: Lofüda-Virginän
  • Volapük: West Virginia
  • Waray (Philippines): West Virginia
  • Welsh: Gorllewin Virginia
  • Western Frisian: West-Firginia
  • Western Frisian: West Firginia
  • Western Mari: Вадывел Виргини
  • Western Panjabi: ویسٹ ورجینیا
  • Wu Chinese: 西弗吉尼亚州
  • Yakut: Арҕаа Вирдьиния
  • Yiddish: וועסט ווירדזשיניע
  • Yoruba: Ìwọ̀orùn Firginia
  • Yoruba: Ìwọ̀orùn Virginia
  • Yue Chinese: 西維珍尼亞州
  • Zeeuws: West Virginia
  • Odida Anyanwu Végíníyà
  • Virginia Tlāpcopa
  • Virgìgna Ucidentàla
  • Zapadna Virdzinija

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