Yellowknife

Yellowknife is the capital city of the , on the North Arm of Great Slave Lake, on Yellowknife Bay. Yellowknife has about 19,200 residents.
Photo: Trevor MacInnis, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
The is the Government of the Northwest Territories' museum and archives. Photo: WinterCity296, Public domain.

Aerodrome
is an aerodrome adjacent to the "old town" section of Yellowknife, , on both Back Bay and East Bay of Great Slave Lake. Photo: Dger, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Historic building
The first building used as a school in Yellowknife, , , is currently located on Franklin Avenue at the south end of New Town, the city's downtown section. Photo: Arctic.gnome, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Heritage site
The is a historic cabin located in Old Town, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada. Photo: Arctic.gnome, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
, sometimes, incorrectly, as Detah, is a First Nations community in the of the , Canada. Photo: CambridgeBayWeather, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Yellowknife

Latitude
62.4541° or 62° 27' 14.7" north
Longitude
-114.3774° or 114° 22' 38.6" west
Open Location Code
95J7FJ3F+J2
Population
19,200
IATA airport code
YZF
United Nations Location Code
CA YZF
Elevation
252 metres (827 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2903625031
Geo­Names ID
6185377
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Yellowknife
  • Albanian: Yellowknife
  • Amharic: የሎናይፍ
  • Arabic: Yellowknife
  • Arabic: يلونايف
  • Armenian: Ելոնայֆ
  • Armenian: Ելոունայֆ
  • Armenian: Յելոունայֆ
  • Asturian: Yellowknife
  • Azerbaijani: Yellounayf
  • Basque: Yellowknife
  • Belarusian: Елаўнайф
  • Bengali: ইয়েলোনাইফ
  • Bosnian: Yellowknife
  • Bulgarian: Йелоунайф
  • Catalan: Yellowknife
  • Cebuano: Yellowknife
  • Chinese: Yellowknife
  • Chinese: 黃刀
  • Chinese: 黃刀鎮
  • Chinese: 黄刀镇
  • Chinese: 黄刀镇(耶洛奈夫)
  • Croatian: Yellowknife, Sjeverozapadni teritoriji
  • Czech: Yellowknife
  • Danish: Yellowknife
  • Dimli (individual language): Yellowknife
  • Dutch: Yellowknife
  • Egyptian Arabic: يلونايف
  • Esperanto: Flavtranĉilo
  • Esperanto: Yellowknife
  • Estonian: Yellowknife
  • Faroese: Yellowknife
  • Finnish: Yellowknife
  • French: Yellowknife
  • Galician: Yellowknife, Canadá
  • Georgian: იელოუნაიფი
  • German: Yellowknife
  • Greek: Γέλοουναϊφ
  • Greek: Γελοουνάιφ
  • Gujarati: યલોનાઈફ
  • Hebrew: ילונייף
  • Hindi: येलोनाइफ़
  • Hungarian: Yellowknife
  • Icelandic: Yellowknife
  • Indonesian: Yellowknife, Wilayah Barat Laut
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  • Irish: Yellowknife
  • Italian: Yellowknife
  • Japanese: イエローナイフ
  • Kalaallisut: Yellowknife
  • Kannada: ಯೆಲ್ಲೊನೈಫ್
  • Korean: 옐로나이프
  • Latin: Cultellus Flavus
  • Latin: Yellowknife
  • Latvian: Jelounaifa
  • Ligurian: Yellowknife
  • Lithuanian: Jelounaifas
  • Luxembourgish: Yellowknife
  • Macedonian: Јелоунајф
  • Malay: Yellowknife
  • Marathi: यलोनाइफ
  • Min Nan Chinese: Yellowknife
  • Northern Frisian: Yellowknife
  • Norwegian: Yellowknife
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yellowknife
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Yellowknife
  • Occitan (post 1500): Yellowknife
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Geoluseax
  • Ossetian: Йеллоунайф
  • Panjabi: ਯੈਲੋਨਾਈਫ਼
  • Persian: یلونایف
  • Polish: Yellowknife
  • Portuguese: Yellowknife
  • Romanian: Yellowknife, North West Territories
  • Romanian: Yellowknife
  • Russian: Йеллоунайф
  • Sardinian: Yellowknife
  • Scots: Yellowknife
  • Scottish Gaelic: Yellowknife
  • Serbian: Јелоунајф
  • Serbo-Croatian: Yellowknife, Kanada
  • Silesian: Yellowknife
  • Sinhala: යෙලොනයිෆ්
  • Slovak: Yellowknife
  • Spanish: Yellowknife
  • Swahili: Yellowknife
  • Swedish: Yellowknife
  • Tagalog: Yellowknife
  • Tamil: யெலோனைஃப்
  • Tatar: Елоунайф
  • Telugu: ఎల్లొ నైఫ్
  • Thai: เยลโลว์ไนฟ์
  • Turkish: Yellowknife
  • Ukrainian: Єлловнайф
  • Ukrainian: Єллоунайф
  • Urdu: یلوکنیفے
  • Vietnamese: Yellowknife
  • Waray (Philippines): Yellowknife
  • Western Armenian: Ելոնայֆ
  • Western Frisian: Yellowknife
  • Wu Chinese: 耶洛奈夫
  • Yakut: Йэллоунайф
  • Yue Chinese: 黃刀
  • Yellowknife, Các lãnh thổ Tây Bắc
  • 耶罗纳夫

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