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Asmara

Asmara, lang syne kent as Asmera, meanin "They makkit them unite" in Tigrinya) is the caipital an lairgest ceety in Eritrea, hame tae a population o aroond 579.000 fowk. At an elevation o 2.325 metres, Asmara is on the edge o an escarpment that i ...

Bangui

Bangui is the caipital o an the lairgest ceety in the Central African Republic. The majority o the population o the Central African Republic lives in the wastren pairts o the kintra, near Bangui. Tho locatit athin Ombella-MPoko prefectur, it is a ...

Banjul

Banjul, offeecially the City of Banjul, is the caipital o The Gambie, an is in the diveesion o the same name. The population o the ceety proper is anerlie 34.828, wi the Greater Banjul Aurie, which includes the City of Banjul an the Kanifing Muni ...

Bissau

Bissau is the caipital ceety o Guinea-Bissau. The ceetys borders are conterminous wi the Bissau Autonomous Sector. In 2007, the ceety haed an estimatit population o 407.424 accordin tae the Instituto Nacional de Estatística e Censos. The ceety wh ...

Bloemfontein

Bloemfontein, Dutch for "spring o Bloem ", "flouer spring" or "funtain o flouers") is the caipital ceety o the Free State Province o Sooth Africae. It is an aa the judicial caipital, makin it ane o the three naitional caipitals o Sooth Africae. B ...

Brazzaville

Brazzaville is the caipital an lairgest city o the Republic o the Congo an is locatit on the Congo River. As o the 2007 census, it haes a population o 1.373.382 in the city proper, an aboot 2 million in tot whan includin the suburbs locatit in th ...

Cairo

Cairo ; Arabic: القاهرة ‎ al-Qāhira, literally "The Vanquisher" or "The Conqueror") is the caipital o Egyp, the lairgest ceety in Africae an the Arab Warld, an ane o the maist densely populatit ceeties in the warld. Nicknamed "The Ceety o a Thoos ...

Cape Toun

Cape Toun is the seicont-maist populous ceety in Sooth Africae, an the lairgest in land aurie, formin pairt o the Ceety o Cape Toun metropolitan municipality. It is the provincial caipital an primate ceety o the Wastren Cape, as well as the legis ...

Conakry

Conakry is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Guinea. Conakry is a port ceety on the Atlantic Ocean an serves as the economic, financial an cultural centre o Guinea wi a 2009 population o 1.548.500. Oreeginally situatit on Tombo Island, ane o the Î ...

Dakar

Dakar is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Senegal, locatit on the Cap-Vert Peninsula, on the kintras Atlantic coast. Its position, on the wastren edge o Africae, is an advantageous departure point for trans-Atlantic an European trade; this fact a ...

Gitega

Gitega is the caipital o Burundi. Locatit in the centre o the kintra, in the Burundian central plateau roughly 62 kilometre southeast o Bujumbura, Gitega wis the seat o the Kinrick o Burundi till its abolition in 1966. In late Dizember 2018, Buru ...

Harare

Harare or /həˈrɑri, afore 1982 kent as Salisbury) is the lairgest ceety an caipital o Zimbabwe. It haes an estimatit population o 1.600.000, wi 2.800.000 in its metropolitan aurie. Admeenistratively, Harare is an independent ceety equivalent tae ...

Juba

Juba is the caipital an lairgest ceety o the Republic o Sooth Sudan. It an aa serves as the caipital o Central Equatoria, the smawest o the ten states o Sooth Sudan. The ceety is situatit on the White Nile an functions as the seat an metropolis o ...

Khartoum

Khartoum is the caipital o Sudan an o Khartoum State. It is locatit at the confluence o the White Nile flowin north frae Lake Victoria, an the Blue Nile flowin wast frae Ethiopie. The location whaur the twa Niles meet is kent as al-Mogran ". The ...

Kigali

Kigali is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Rwanda. It is situatit near the geographic centre o the naition, an haes been the economic, cultural, an transport hub o Rwanda syne it became caipital at unthirldom in 1962. The main residence an office ...

Kinshasa

Kinshasa is the caipital an lairgest ceety o the Democratic Republic o the Congo. The ceety is locatit on the Congo River. Ance a steid o fishin veelages, Kinshasa is nou a urban aurie wi a population o 10.076.099 indwallers in 2009. The ceety o ...

Las Palmas

Las Palmas, offeecially Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, is a ceety an caipital o Gran Canaria, in the Canary Islands.

Lomé

Lomé, wi an estimatit population o 737.751, is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Togo. Locatit on the Gulf o Guinea, Lomé is the kintras admeenistrative an industrial centre an its chief port. The ceety exports coffee, cocoa, copra, an palm kernel ...

Luanda

Luanda is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Angolae. Locatit on Angolaes coast wi the Atlantic Ocean, Luanda is baith Angolaes chief seaport an admeenistrative centre an haes a population o at least 5 million. It is an aa the caipital ceety o Luan ...

Lusaka

Lusaka is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Zambie. It is locatit in the soothren pairt o the central plateau, at an elevation o 1279 m. It haes a population o 3.100.000. It is a commercial centre as well as the centre o govrenment, an the fower m ...

Malabo

Malabo) is the caipital an the lairgest ceety o Equatorial Guinea, locatit on the northren coast o Bioko Island on the rim o a sunken volcano.

Mbabane

Mbabane wi an estimatit population o 95.000, is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Swaziland. It is locatit on the Mbabane River an its tributary the Polinjane River in the Mdimba Muntains. It is locatit in the destrict o Hhohho, o which it is an a ...

Moroni, Comoros

Moroni is the maist muckle ceity o the Comoros islands an syne 1958 haes served as its caipital. In Comorian, Moroni translates as "in the hert o the fire", aiblins alludin tae the ceitys proximity tae Munt Karthala.

NDjamena

NDjamena, population 993.492, is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Chad. A port on the Chari River, near the confluence wi the Logone River, it directly faces the Cameroonian toun o Kousséri, tae which the ceety is connectit bi a bridge. It is an ...

Nairobi

Nairobi) is the caipital and lairgest ceety o Kenyae. The ceety and its surroondin aurie an aa forms the Nairobi Province. The name "Nairobi" comes frae the Maasai phrase Enkare Nyirobi, which translates tae "the place o cool waters". However, it ...

Nouakchott

Nouakchott) is the caipital an bi far the lairgest ceety o Mauritanie. It is ane o the lairgest ceeties in the Sahara. The ceety is the administrative an economic centre o Mauritanie.

Ouagadougou

Ouagadougou is the caipital o Burkina Faso an the admeenistrative, communications, cultural an economic centre o the naition. It is an aa the kintras lairgest ceety, wi a population o 1.475.223. The ceetys name is aften shortened tae Ouaga. The i ...

Praia

Praia, is the caipital an lairgest ceetie o Cape Verde, an island naition in the Atlantic Ocean wast o Senegal.

Pretoria

Pretoria is a ceety locatit in the northren pairt o Gauteng Province, Sooth Africae. It is ane o the kintras three caipital ceeties, servin as the executive an de facto naitional caipital; the ithers are Cape Toun, the legislative caipital, an Bl ...

Rabat

Rabat, population 650 000 hab., is the caipital an third lairgest ceety o the Kinrick o Morocco. It is the caipital o the Rabat-Salé-Zemmour-Zaer region an aa. The ceety is locatit on the Atlantic Ocean at the mooth o the river Bou Regreg. On the ...

São Tomé

São Tomé is the caipital ceety o São Tomé an Príncipe an is bi far that naitions lairgest toun. Its name is Portuguese for "Saunt Thomas".

Tripoli

Tripoli is the lairgest ceety an caipital o Libie. The Tripoli metropolitan aurie destrict aurie haes a population o 1.065.405 2006 census. The ceety is locatit in the northwast o the kintra on the edge o the desert, on a point o rocky land proje ...

Tunis

Tunis is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Tunisie an a the Tunis Govrenorate, wi a population o 1.200.000 in 2008 an ower 3.980.500 in the greater Tunis aurie. Situatit on a lairge Mediterranean Sea gulf the Gulf o Tunis, ahint the Lake o Tunis a ...

Victoria, Seychelles

Victoria is the caipital ceety o the Seychelles an is situatit on the north-eastren side o Mahé island, the archipelagos main island. The ceety wis first established as the seat o the Breetish colonial govrenment. In 2009, the population o Greate ...

The Bottom

The Bottom is the caipital an lairgest toun o the island o Saba, the Caribbean Netherlands, an is the first stap on the wey frae Sabas Port in Fort Bay towards the rest o the island.

Kingston, Jamaica

Kingston or Keengston, is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Jamaica, locatit on the sootheastren coast o the island. It faces a natural harbour protectit bi the Palisadoes, a lang sand spit which connects the toun o Port Royal an the Norman Manley ...

Port of Spain

Port of Spain, written as Port-of-Spain, is the caipital o the Republic o Trinidad an Tobago an the kintras third-lairgest municipality, efter San Fernando an Chaguanas. The ceety haes a municipal population o 49.031, a metropolitan population o ...

Port-au-Prince

Port-au-Prince is the caipital an lairgest ceety o the Caribbean kintra o Haiti. The ceetys population wis 704.776 as o the 2003 census, an wis offeecially estimatit tae hae reached 897.859 in 2009. The ceety o Port-au-Prince is on the Guwf o Gon ...

San Juan, Puerto Rico

San Juan, offeecially Municipio de la Ciudad Capital San Juan Bautista, is the caipital an maist populous municipality in Puerto Rico, an unincorporatit territory o the Unitit States. As o the 2010 census, it haes a population o 395.326 makin it ...

Amsterdam

Amsterdam ; Dutch) is the caipital an lairgest ceety o the Netherlands, wi an urban population o 1.364.422 an a metropolitan population o 2.158.372. The ceety is locatit in the province o North Holland in the wast o the kintra. It comprises the n ...

Belgrade

Belgrade) is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Serbie. The ceety lies at the confluence o the Sava an Danube rivers, whaur the Pannonian Plain meets the Balkans. The urban aurie o the Ceety o Belgrade haes a population o 1.23 million, while ower 1 ...

Berlin

Berlin is the caipital ceety o Germany an is ane o the 16 states o Germany. Wi a population o 3.45 million fowk, Berlin is Germanys lairgest ceety. It is the seicont maist populous ceety proper an the seivent maist populous urban aurie in the Eur ...

Bern (ceety)

The ceety o Bern or Berne ; French: Berne Archived 2013-10-12 at the Wayback Machine Bern is an aa the caipital o the Canton o Bern, the seicont maist populous o Swisserlands cantons. The offeecial leid o Bern is German, but the main spoken leid ...

Bucharest

Bucharest) is the caipital ceety, cultural, industrial, an financial centre o Romanie. It is the lairgest ceety in Romanie, locatit in the sootheast o the kintra, at 44°25′57″N 26°06′14″E, an lies on the banks o the Dâmbovița River. Bucharest wis ...

Cairdiff

Cairdiff is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Wales, an the kintras commercial centre. The population o Cairdiff is 361.469. The ceety o Cairdiff is the coonty toun o the historic coonty o Glamorgan. Cairdiff is pairt o the Euroceeties netwark o t ...

Chișinău

Chişinău, Roushie: Кишинёв, Kishinyov) is the caipital an lairgest municipality o Moldovae. It is an aa its main industrial an commercial centre an is locatit in the middle o the kintra, on the river Bîc. The population o the ceety is 592.900 tha ...

Colpenhaven

Colpenhaven o Copenhagen is the caipital an maist muckle ceety in Denmark, wi an urban population o 1.181.239 an a metropolitan population o 1.894.521. Colpenhaven is seetuatit on the islands o Zealand an Amager. Wi aroond 2.7 million inhabitants ...

Dublin

Dublin is the lairgest ceety an the caipital o Republic o Ireland. The ceety is locatit neer the central point o the Oriental coast o Ireland an is in the centre o the Dublin coonty. Dublin is the biggest Iris ceety in importance an number o indw ...

Helsinki

Helsinki is the caipital an lairgest ceety in Finland. It is in the soothren pairt o Finland, in the region o Uusimaa/Nyland, on the shore o the Guwf o Finland, bi the Baltic Sea. The population o the ceety o Helsinki is 650.058, an urban populat ...

Lisbon

Lisbon is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Portugal, wi a population o 564.657 athin its admeenistrative limits on a land aurie o 84.8 km2. The urban aurie o Lisbon extends ayont the admeenistrative ceety limits wi a population o 2.4 million on a ...