Granada
English: Granada

For ither uises, see Granada (disambiguation).
Granada
Ceety
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Frae top left: The Alhambra, Generalife, Pateo de los Leones in Alhambra, Royal Hall in Alhambra, Albaicín an Sacromonte, Huerto del Carlos, in Albaicín, Plaza Nueva, hoose in Albaicín, façade o the cathedral, bell touer o the cathedral, Ryal Chapel
Banner o Granada
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Coat o airms o Granada
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Coordinates: 37°10′41″N 3°36′03″W / 37°10′41″N 3°36′03″W / 37.17806; -3.60083
Kintra Spain
Autonomous commonty Andalusie
ProvinceBandera de la provincia de Granada (España).svg Granada
ComarcaVega de Granada
Govrenment
 • TeepMayor-cooncil
 • BoukAyuntamiento de Granada
 • MayorJosé Torres Hurtado (PP)
Aurie
 • Total88 km2 (34 sq mi)
Elevation(AMSL)738 m (2,421 ft)
Population (2007)
 • Tot237,929
 • Density2,700/km2 (7,000/sq mi)
Demonym(s)granadino (m), granadina (f)
iliberitano (m), iliberitana (f) granadí, garnatí
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code18000
Aurie code(s)+34 (Spain) + (Granada)
WabsteidOffeecial wabsteid

Granada (Spaingie pronunciation: [ɡɾaˈnaða]) is a ceety an the caipital o the province o Granada, in the autonomous commonty o Andalusie, Spain.

The ceety o Granada is placit at the fuit of the Sierra Nevada muntains, at the confluence o three rivers, Beiro, Darro an Genil, at an elevation o 738 metres abuin sea level yet anerlie ane oor frae the Mediterranean coast, the Costa Tropical. Nearbi is the Sierra Nevada Ski Station, whaur the FIS Alpine Warld Ski Championships 1996 wur held.

At the 2005 census, the population o the ceety o Granada proper wis 236,982, an the population o the entire urban aurie wis estimatit tae be 472,638, rankin as the 13t-lairgest urban aurie o Spain. Aboot 3.3% o the population did no hauld Spaingie ceetizenship, the lairgest number o these (31%) comin frae Sooth Americae. Its nearest airport is Federico García Lorca Airport.

The Alhambra, a Moorish citadel an palace, is in Granada. It is ane o the maist famous items o the Islamic historical legacy that makes Granada a hot spot amang cultural an tourist ceeties in Spain. The Almohad urbanism wi some fine examples o Moorish an Morisco constructions is preserved at the pairt o the ceety cried the Albaicín.

Granada is an aa well-kent athin Spain due tae the prestigious Varsity o Granada an, nouadays, vibrant nicht-life. In fact, it is said that it is ane o the three best ceeties for university students (the ither twa are Salamanca an Santiago de Compostela).

The pomegranate (in Spaingie, 'granada') is the heraldic device o Granada.

  • twin touns - sister ceeties

Twin touns - sister ceeties


Other Languages
Afrikaans: Granada
አማርኛ: ግራናዳ
aragonés: Granada
العربية: غرناطة
مصرى: جرانادا
asturianu: Granada
Aymar aru: Granada
azərbaycanca: Qranada
تۆرکجه: قرانادا
беларуская: Гранада
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Гранада
български: Гранада
বাংলা: গ্রানাডা
brezhoneg: Granada (Spagn)
català: Granada
کوردی: گرانادا
čeština: Granada
Cymraeg: Granada
dansk: Granada
Deutsch: Granada
Zazaki: Granada
Ελληνικά: Γρανάδα
English: Granada
Esperanto: Granado
español: Granada
eesti: Granada
estremeñu: Graná
فارسی: گرانادا
suomi: Granada
Gaeilge: Granada
Gàidhlig: Granada
galego: Granada
Hausa: Granada
Hawaiʻi: Granada
hrvatski: Granada
Kreyòl ayisyen: Grenade (Grenad)
magyar: Granada
հայերեն: Գրանադա
Bahasa Indonesia: Granada
Interlingue: Granada (Hispania)
íslenska: Granada
italiano: Granada
日本語: グラナダ
Jawa: Granada
ქართული: გრანადა
Qaraqalpaqsha: Granada
Taqbaylit: Granada
қазақша: Гранада
한국어: 그라나다
kernowek: Granada
Ladino: Granada
Lëtzebuergesch: Granada
lietuvių: Granada
latviešu: Granada
Malagasy: Granada
македонски: Гранада
मराठी: ग्रानादा
Bahasa Melayu: Granada
эрзянь: Гранада
Plattdüütsch: Granada
नेपाली: ग्रानाडा
Nederlands: Granada (stad)
norsk nynorsk: Granada
norsk: Granada
occitan: Granada
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: ਗਰਾਨਾਦਾ
پنجابی: غرناطہ
português: Granada (Espanha)
Runa Simi: Granada
română: Granada
русский: Гранада
संस्कृतम्: ग्रानाडा
sicilianu: Granada
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Granada
Simple English: Granada
slovenčina: Granada
slovenščina: Granada
shqip: Granada
српски / srpski: Гранада
Kiswahili: Granada
தமிழ்: கிரனாதா
Türkçe: Granada
татарча/tatarça: Гранада
Twi: Granada
українська: Гранада
اردو: غرناطہ
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Granada
Tiếng Việt: Granada
Volapük: Granada
Winaray: Granada
吴语: 盖纳达
中文: 格拉纳达
粵語: 格蘭納達