Garonne

Garonne
Bordeaux port de la lune 01.jpg
The Garonne at Bordeaux
MapGaronne.jpg
Map of the Garonne
Native nameLa Garonne
CountryFrance, Spain
Physical characteristics
Main sourcePyrenees
2,600 m (8,500 ft)
42°36′26″N 0°57′56″E / 42°36′26″N 0°57′56″E / source Garonne)
River mouthGironde estuary,
Atlantic Ocean
45°2′29″N 0°36′24″W / 45°2′29″N 0°36′24″W / Gironde-Garonne)
Length602 km (374 mi)
Discharge
  • Average rate:
    650 m3/s (23,000 cu ft/s)
Basin features
Basin sizeIncluding Dordogne: 84,811 km2 (32,746 sq mi)

The Garonne (æ-/, also US: n/; French: [ɡaʁɔn]; Occitan, Catalan, and Spanish: Garona, Occitan pronunciation: [ɡaˈɾunɔ, ɡaˈɾɔnɔ]; Latin: Garumna[1] or Garunna) is a river in southwest France and northern Spain, with a length of 602 kilometres (374 mi). It flows into the Atlantic Ocean at Bordeaux.

Etymology

The name derives from Garumna, a Latinized version of the Aquitanian name meaning "stony river".

Other Languages
Afrikaans: Garonne
አማርኛ: ጋሮን ወንዝ
العربية: نهر غارون
aragonés: Río Garona
azərbaycanca: Qaronna çayı
تۆرکجه: قارون چایی
беларуская: Гарона
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Гарона
български: Гарона
brezhoneg: Garona
català: Garona
čeština: Garonna
Cymraeg: Afon Garonne
dansk: Garonne
Deutsch: Garonne
eesti: Garonne
Ελληνικά: Γαρούνας
español: Río Garona
Esperanto: Garono
euskara: Garona
فارسی: گارون
français: Garonne
Frysk: Garonne
galego: Río Garona
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Garonne-hò
한국어: 가론강
հայերեն: Գարոն
Bahasa Indonesia: Garonne
íslenska: Garonne
italiano: Garonna
עברית: גארון
ქართული: გარონა
қазақша: Гаронна
Kiswahili: Mto Garonne
Кыргызча: Гаронна
Latina: Garunna
latviešu: Garonna
Lëtzebuergesch: Garonne
lietuvių: Garona
magyar: Garonne
македонски: Гарона
मराठी: गारोन नदी
مازِرونی: گارونه
Nederlands: Garonne
日本語: ガロンヌ川
norsk: Garonne
norsk nynorsk: Garonne
occitan: Garona
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Garonna
پنجابی: گارون
ភាសាខ្មែរ: ទន្លេហ្គារ៉ូន
Piemontèis: Garon-a
polski: Garonna
português: Rio Garona
română: Garonne
русский: Гаронна
Scots: Garonne
Simple English: Garonne river
slovenčina: Garonne
slovenščina: Garona
српски / srpski: Гарона
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Garonne
suomi: Garonne
svenska: Garonne
Tagalog: Garona
தமிழ்: கரோன் ஆறு
Türkçe: Garonne Nehri
українська: Гаронна
Tiếng Việt: Garonne
粵語: 加隆河
中文: 加龍河