Khartoum

  • khartoum

    الخرطوم
    capital city
    khartoum downtown
    khartoum downtown
    nickname(s): 
    "triangular capital"
    khartoum is located in sudan
    khartoum
    khartoum
    location in sudan and africa
    khartoum is located in africa
    khartoum
    khartoum
    khartoum (africa)
    coordinates: 15°30′2″n 32°33′36″e / 15°30′2″n 32°33′36″e / 15.50056; 32.56000(urban 2014, all others 2013)[3][4]
     • capital city639,598
     • urban
    5,490,000
     • metro
    5,274,321
    demonymskhartoumese, khartoumian (the latter more properly designates a mesolithic archaeological stratum)
    time zoneutc+2 (cat)

    khartoum or khartum (m/ toom;[5][6] arabic: ٱلْخُرْطُوم‎, romanizedal-khurṭūm) is the capital of sudan. with a population of 5,274,321, its metropolitan area is the largest in sudan, the sixth-largest in africa, and the fourth-largest in the arab world. khartoum is located at the confluence of the white nile, flowing north from lake victoria, and the blue nile, flowing west from ethiopia. the location where the two niles meet is known as al-mogran or al-muqran (المقرن; english: "the confluence"). from there, the nile continues to flow north towards egypt and the mediterranean sea.

    divided by these two parts of the nile, khartoum is a tripartite metropolis with an estimated overall population of over five million people, consisting of khartoum proper, and linked by bridges to khartoum north (الخرطوم بحري al-kharṭūm baḥrī) and omdurman (أم درمان umm durmān) to the west.

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Khartoum

الخرطوم
Capital City
Khartoum downtown
Khartoum downtown
Nickname(s): 
"Triangular Capital"
Khartoum is located in Sudan
Khartoum
Khartoum
Location in Sudan and Africa
Khartoum is located in Africa
Khartoum
Khartoum
Khartoum (Africa)
Coordinates: 15°30′2″N 32°33′36″E / 15°30′2″N 32°33′36″E / 15.50056; 32.56000(urban 2014, all others 2013)[3][4]
 • Capital City639,598
 • Urban
5,490,000
 • Metro
5,274,321
DemonymsKhartoumese, Khartoumian (the latter more properly designates a Mesolithic archaeological stratum)
Time zoneUTC+2 (CAT)

Khartoum or Khartum (m/ TOOM;[5][6] Arabic: ٱلْخُرْطُوم‎, romanizedAl-Khurṭūm) is the capital of Sudan. With a population of 5,274,321, its metropolitan area is the largest in Sudan, the sixth-largest in Africa, and the fourth-largest in the Arab world. Khartoum is located at the confluence of the White Nile, flowing north from Lake Victoria, and the Blue Nile, flowing west from Ethiopia. The location where the two Niles meet is known as al-Mogran or al-Muqran (المقرن; English: "The Confluence"). From there, the Nile continues to flow north towards Egypt and the Mediterranean Sea.

Divided by these two parts of the Nile, Khartoum is a tripartite metropolis with an estimated overall population of over five million people, consisting of Khartoum proper, and linked by bridges to Khartoum North (الخرطوم بحري al-Kharṭūm Baḥrī) and Omdurman (أم درمان Umm Durmān) to the west.

Other Languages
Acèh: Khartoum
Afrikaans: Khartoem
Akan: Khartoum
አማርኛ: ካርቱም
العربية: الخرطوم
Արեւմտահայերէն: Խարթում
asturianu: Ḥartum
azərbaycanca: Xartum
تۆرکجه: خرطوم
বাংলা: খার্তুম
Bân-lâm-gú: Khartoum
беларуская: Хартум
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Хартум
Bikol Central: Khartoum
български: Хартум
བོད་ཡིག: ཁར་ཏུམ།
bosanski: Kartum
brezhoneg: C'hartoum
català: Khartum
Чӑвашла: Хартум
čeština: Chartúm
chiShona: Khartoum
corsu: Khartoum
Cymraeg: Khartoum
dansk: Khartoum
Deutsch: Khartum
eesti: Hartum
Ελληνικά: Χαρτούμ
español: Jartum
Esperanto: Ĥartumo
euskara: Khartum
فارسی: خارطوم
Fiji Hindi: Khartoum
føroyskt: Khartoum
français: Khartoum
Frysk: Kartûm
Gaeilge: Cartúm
Gàidhlig: Khartoum
galego: Khartún
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Khartoum
한국어: 하르툼
Hausa: Khartoum
հայերեն: Խարթում
हिन्दी: खार्तूम
hrvatski: Khartoum
Bahasa Indonesia: Khartoum
Interlingue: Cartum
Ирон: Хартум
íslenska: Kartúm
italiano: Khartum
עברית: ח'רטום
Jawa: Khartoum
Kabɩyɛ: Kaartum
ಕನ್ನಡ: ಖಾರ್ಟೂಂ
ქართული: ხარტუმი
Kiswahili: Khartoum
Kongo: Khartoum
Kreyòl ayisyen: Kartoum
Кыргызча: Хартум
кырык мары: Хартум
Latina: Khartum
latviešu: Hartūma
Lëtzebuergesch: Khartum
lietuvių: Chartumas
Ligure: Khartum
Lingua Franca Nova: Khartoum
lumbaart: Khartum
magyar: Kartúm
македонски: Картум
Malagasy: Khartoum
മലയാളം: ഖാർത്തൂം
मराठी: खार्टूम
მარგალური: ხარტუმი
مصرى: الخرطوم
Bahasa Melayu: Khartoum
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: Khartoum
မြန်မာဘာသာ: ခါတွမ်းမြို့
Nāhuatl: Cartun
Nederlands: Khartoem
日本語: ハルツーム
нохчийн: Хартум
Nordfriisk: Chartuum (Steed)
norsk: Khartoum
norsk nynorsk: Khartoum
occitan: Khartom
Oromoo: Kaartum
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Xartum
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: ਖ਼ਰਤੂਮ
پنجابی: خرطوم
Papiamentu: Kartum
پښتو: خرطوم
Piemontèis: Khartoum
Plattdüütsch: Khartum
polski: Chartum
português: Cartum
română: Khartoum
русский: Хартум
Scots: Khartoum
Simple English: Khartoum
slovenčina: Chartúm (mesto)
slovenščina: Kartum
ślůnski: Chartům
Soomaaliga: Khartuum
کوردی: خەرتووم
српски / srpski: Картум
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Kartum
suomi: Khartum
svenska: Khartoum
Tagalog: Hartum
Taqbaylit: Xerṭum
татарча/tatarça: Хартум
тоҷикӣ: Хартум
Türkçe: Hartum
Thuɔŋjäŋ: Kaartuɔ̈m
удмурт: Хартум
українська: Хартум
اردو: خرطوم
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: خارتۇم
vèneto: Khartoum
vepsän kel’: Hartum
Tiếng Việt: Khartoum
Winaray: Khartoum
Wolof: Xartum
吴语: 喀土穆
Yorùbá: Khartoum
粵語: 喀土穆
Zazaki: Xartum
žemaitėška: Chartums
中文: 喀土穆