Cities

Quezon City (/ˈkeɪzɒn/ KAY-zon;[5] Filipino: Lungsod Quezon, Tagalog pronunciation: [luŋˈsod ˈkɛːson]; Spanish: Ciudad Quezon [sjuˈðað ˈkeson]; also known as QC or Kyusi[6]) is the most populous...

Baku (/bəˈkuː/ bə-KOO, /ˈbɑːkuː/ BAH-koo; Azerbaijani: Bakı, IPA: [bɑˈcɯ]) is the capital and largest city of Azerbaijan, as well as the largest city on the Caspian Sea and of the Caucasus region,...

Dubai (/duːˈbaɪ/ doo-BY; Arabic: دبي Dubay, Gulf Arabic: Arabic pronunciation: [dʊˈbɑj]) is the largest and most populous city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).[4] On the southeast coast of the...

Jakarta (/dʒəˈkɑːrtə/; Indonesian pronunciation: [dʒaˈkarta]), officially the Special Capital Region of Jakarta (Indonesian: Daerah Khusus Ibu Kota Jakarta), is the capital and largest city of...

Yerevan (/ˌjɛrəˈvɑːn/, YE-rə-VAHN; Armenian: Երևան[a] [jɛɾɛˈvɑn] (About this sound listen), sometimes spelled Erevan)[b] is the capital and largest city of Armenia as well as one of the world's...

Doha (Arabic: الدوحة, ad-Dawḥa or ad-Dōḥa, pronounced [adˈdawħa]) is the capital and most populous city of the State of Qatar. Doha has a population of 1,351,000 in the city proper with the...

Kuwait City (Arabic: مدينة الكويت) is the capital and largest city of Kuwait. Located at the heart of the country on the shore of the Persian Gulf, and containing Kuwait's National Assembly...

Cape Town (Afrikaans: Kaapstad [ˈkɑːpstat]; Xhosa: iKapa; Dutch: Kaapstad) is a coastal city in South Africa. It is the capital and primate city of the Western Cape province.[6] It forms part of...

Rio de Janeiro (/ˈriːoʊ di ʒəˈnɛəroʊ, - deɪ -, - də -/; Portuguese: [ˈʁi.u d(ʒi) ʒɐˈnejɾu];[3] River of January), or simply Rio,[4] is the second-most populous municipality in Brazil and the...

New Delhi (/ˈdɛli/ (About this sound listen))[4][5] is an urban district of Delhi which serves as the capital of India and seat of all three branches of Government of India. The foundation stone of...

Moscow (/ˈmɒskoʊ, -kaʊ/; Russian: Москва, tr. Moskvá, IPA: [mɐˈskva] (About this sound listen)) is the capital and most populous city of Russia, with 13.2 million residents within the city...

Istanbul (UK: /ˌɪstænˈbʊl/, /-ˈbuːl/ or US: /-stɑːn-/ or /ˈɪstənbʊl/;[6][7][8] Turkish: İstanbul [isˈtanbuɫ] (About this sound listen)), historically known as Byzantium and Constantinople, is the...

Seoul (/soʊl/, like soul; Korean: 서울 [sʌ.ul] (About this sound listen); literal translation: "Capital"), officially the Seoul Special City, is the capital[10] and largest metropolis of South...

Oslo (/ˈɒzloʊ/ OZ-loh;[9] Norwegian: [²uʂlu] (About this sound listen), rarely [²uslu, ˈuʂlu]) is the capital and most populous city of Norway. It constitutes both a county and a municipality....

Cancún (/kænˈkuːn/ or /kɑːn-/;[2] Spanish pronunciation: [kaŋˈkun]) is a city in southeast Mexico on the northeast coast of the Yucatán Peninsula in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo. It is an...

Auckland (/ˈɔːklənd/ AWK-lənd) is a city in New Zealand's North Island. Auckland is the largest urban area in the country, with an urban population of around 1,534,700.[4] It is located in the...

Shanghai (Chinese: 上海; Wu Chinese: About this sound Wu pronunciation; Mandarin: [ʂâŋ.xài] (About this sound listen)) is one of the four municipalities under the direct administration of the central...

Zürich or Zurich (/ˈzjʊərɪk/ ZEWR-ik; see below for other names) is the largest city in Switzerland and the capital of the canton of Zürich. It is located in north-central Switzerland[3] at the...

Singapore (/ˈsɪŋ(ɡ)əpɔːr/ (About this sound listen)), officially the Republic of Singapore (Malay: Republik Singapura; Chinese: 新加坡共和国; Tamil: சிஙகபபூர குடியரசு), is a sovereign city-state and...

Hong Kong (Chinese: 香港; Cantonese: [hœːŋ.kɔːŋ] (About this sound listen)), officially the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, is a specially administered...

Tokyo (東京 Tōkyō, /ˈtoʊkioʊ/;[7] Japanese: [toːkʲoː] (About this sound listen)), officially Tokyo Metropolis (東京都 Tōkyō-to), is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan and has been the capital since...

Stockholm[a] is the capital of Sweden and the most populous city in the Nordic countries;[9][b] 952,058 people live in the municipality,[10] approximately 1.5 million in the urban area,[5] and 2.3...

Copenhagen[a] (Danish: København [købmˈhɑwˀn] (About this sound listen)) is the capital and most populous city of Denmark. The city has a population of 775,033 (as of January 2018), of whom 613,288...

Paris (French pronunciation: [paʁi] (About this sound listen)) is the capital and most populous city of France, with an area of 105 square kilometres (41 square miles) and a population of...

London (/ˈlʌndən/ (About this sound listen) LUN-dən) is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.[8][9] Standing on the River Thames in the southeast of the island of...