Yoshkar-Ola

Yoshkar-Ola is the capital of in the of the Russian Federation. The city was founded in 1584 during the reign of Ivan IV The Terrible as a fortification post with the purpose of controlling the newly annexed Kazan Khanate.
Photo: Yuriy75, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

University
was founded in 1972 in Yoshkar-Ola, Mari El Republic. Photo: Alkort, CC BY 3.0.

Theater
Photo: SloggerFox, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
Photo: Богдан Альбертович, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Memorial
Photo: Qventin81, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Yoshkar-Ola

Latitude
56.6328° or 56° 37' 58.2" north
Longitude
47.8972° or 47° 53' 50.1" east
Population
263,000
IATA airport code
JOK
United Nations Location Code
RU JOK
Elevation
94 metres (308 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 191640862
Geo­Names ID
466806
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Josjkar-Ola
  • Arabic: Yoshkar-Ola
  • Arabic: يوشكار-أولا
  • Arabic: يوشكار - اولا
  • Armenian: Յոշկար Օլա
  • Asturian: Yoshkar-Olá
  • Azerbaijani: Yoşkar-Ola
  • Bashkir: Йошкар-Ола
  • Basque: Joxkar-Ola
  • Belarusian: Ёшкар-Ала
  • Belarusian: Іашкар-Ала
  • Belarusian: Яшкар-Ала
  • Bengali: ইয়শকার ওলা
  • Bulgarian: Йошкар Ола
  • Catalan: Ioixkar-Olà
  • Cebuano: Yoshkar-Ola
  • Chechen: Йошкар-Ола
  • Chinese: Yoshkar-Ola
  • Chinese: 約什卡爾奧拉
  • Chinese: 约什卡尔奥拉
  • Chuvash: Йошкaр-Ола
  • Chuvash: Йошкар-Ола
  • Crimean Tatar: Yoşkar-Ola
  • Croatian: Joškar-Ola
  • Czech: Joškar-Ola
  • Danish: Josjkar-Ola
  • Dutch: Josjkar-Ola
  • Eastern Mari: Krasnokokshaysk
  • Eastern Mari: Tsaryovokokshaysk
  • Eastern Mari: Yoshkar Ola
  • Eastern Mari: Йошкар-Ола
  • English: Krasnokokshaysk
  • English: Tsaryovokokshaysk
  • English: Yoshkar Ola
  • Erzya: Йошкар-ола ош
  • Esperanto: Joŝkar-Ola
  • Estonian: Joškar-Ola
  • Finnish: Joškar-Ola
  • French: Iochkar-Ola
  • Georgian: იოშქარ-ოლა
  • German: Joschkar-Ola
  • Greek: Γιοσκάρ Ολά
  • Gujarati: યોશકર-ઓલા
  • Hakka Chinese: Yoshkar-Ola
  • Hausa: Yoshkar-Ola
  • Hebrew: יושקר-אולה
  • Hindi: योश्कर -ओला
  • Hungarian: Joskar-Ola
  • Indonesian: Yoshkar-Ola
  • Italian: Joškar-Ola
  • Japanese: ヨシュカル=オラ
  • Japanese: ヨシュカル・オラ
  • Kannada: ಯೋಶ್ಕರ್-ಓಲಾ
  • Kazakh: Йошкар-Ола
  • Kirghiz: Йошкар-Ола
  • Komi-Permyak: Ёшкар
  • Komi: Йошкар-Ола
  • Korean: 요시카르올라
  • Latin: Joškar-Ola
  • Latvian: Joškarola
  • Lithuanian: Joškar Ola
  • Low German: Joschkar-Ola
  • Luxembourgish: Joschkar-Ola
  • Malay: Yoshkar-Ola
  • Marathi: योश्कर-ओला
  • Marathi: योश्कार-ओला
  • Mari (Russia): Йошкар-Ола
  • Min Nan Chinese: Yoshkar-Ola
  • Mongolian: Йошкар-Ола
  • Norwegian: Josjkar-Ola
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Josjkar-Ola
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Josjkar-Ola
  • Ossetian: Йошкар-Ола
  • Persian: یوشکار اولا
  • Polish: Joszkar-Oła
  • Portuguese: Iochkar-Ola
  • Portuguese: Ioshkar-Ola
  • Romanian: Ioșkar-Ola
  • Russian: Йошкар-Ола
  • Russian: Краснококшайск
  • Russian: Царевококшайск
  • Scots: Yoshkar-Ola
  • Serbian: Јошкар Ола
  • Silesian: Joszkar-Oła
  • Sinhala: යෝෂ්කර්-ලා
  • Slovenian: Joškar-Ola
  • South Azerbaijani: یوشکار اولا
  • Spanish: Yoshkar-Ola
  • Spanish: Yoshkar-Olá
  • Swahili: Yoshkar-Ola
  • Swedish: Josjkar-Ola
  • Tagalog: Yoshkar-Ola
  • Tamil: யொஷ்கார்-ஓலா
  • Tatar: Йошкар-Ола
  • Telugu: యొష్కర్ ఓల
  • Thai: ยอชการ์ โอลา
  • Turkish: Yoşkar-Ola
  • Udmurt: Йошкар-Ола
  • Ukrainian: Йошкар-Ола
  • Upper Sorbian: Joškar-Ola
  • Urdu: یوشکار-اولا
  • Uzbek: Yoshkar-Ola
  • Uzbek: Yoshkar-ola
  • Veps: Joškar-Ol
  • Vietnamese: Yoshkar-Ola
  • Waray (Philippines): Yoshkar-Ola
  • Welsh: Yoshkar-Ola
  • Western Mari: Йошкар-Ола
  • Wu Chinese: 约什卡尔奥拉
  • Yakut: Йошкар-Ола
  • Yue Chinese: 約什卡爾奧拉
  • Ioshkar Ola
  • Tsarevokokshaysk

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