Lima

For ither uises, see Lima (disambiguation).
Lima
Lima, Peru
Lima, Peru
Banner o Lima
Banner
Offeecial seal o Lima
Seal
Nickname(s): Ceety o Keengs

Motto(s): Hoc signum vere regum est

Lima Province an Lima athin Peru
Lima Province an Lima athin Peru
Coordinates: 12°2′36″S 77°1′42″W / 12°2′36″S 77°1′42″W / -12.04333; -77.02833
KintraPeru
RegionLima Region
ProvinceLima Province
Destricts43 destricts
Govrenment
 • TeepMayor–cooncil govrenment
 • MayorSusana Villarán
Aurie
 • City (1,031.8 sq mi)
 • Urban800 km2 (300 sq mi)
 • Metro2,819.3 km2 (1,088.5 sq mi)
Elevation0–1,548 m (0–5,079 ft)
Population (2016)[1]
 • Ceety10,852,210
 • Density4,100/km2 (11,000/sq mi)
 • Metro9,752,000
 • Metro density3,500/km2 (9,000/sq mi)
 • DemonymLimean (Spaingie: Limeño/a)
Time zonePET (UTC−5)
Wabsteidwww.munlima.gob.pe

Lima is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Peru. It is locatit in the valleys o the Chillón, Rímac an Lurín rivers, on a desert coast owerleukin the Paceefic Ocean. Thegither wi the seaport o Callao, it forms a contiguous urban aurie kent as the Lima Metropolitan Aurie. Wi a population fast approachin 9 million, Lima is the fift lairgest ceety in Latin Americae, efter Mexico Ceety, São Paulo, Buenos Aires an Rio de Janeiro. Lima haes been defined as a beta warld ceety.

Lima wis foondit bi Spainyie conquistador Francisco Pizarro on Januar 18, 1535, as La Ciudad de los Reyes, or "The Ceety o Keengs." It became the caipital an maist important ceety in the Spainyie Viceroyalty o Peru. Follaein the Peruvian War o Unthirldom, it became the caipital o the Republic o Peru. The day, aroond ane-third o the Peruvian population lives in the metropolitan area.

Other Languages
Аҧсшәа: Лима
адыгабзэ: Лима
Afrikaans: Lima
Akan: Lima
Alemannisch: Lima
አማርኛ: ሊማ
aragonés: Lima
العربية: ليما
مصرى: ليما
asturianu: Lima
Aymar aru: Lima
azərbaycanca: Lima
تۆرکجه: لیما
Boarisch: Lima
žemaitėška: Lima
беларуская: Ліма
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Ліма
български: Лима
भोजपुरी: लीमा
বাংলা: লিমা
བོད་ཡིག: ལི་མ།
brezhoneg: Lima
bosanski: Lima
català: Lima
Chavacano de Zamboanga: Lima
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: Lima
нохчийн: Лима
Cebuano: Lima
qırımtatarca: Lima
čeština: Lima
Чӑвашла: Лима
Cymraeg: Lima
dansk: Lima
Deutsch: Lima
Zazaki: Lima
डोटेली: लिमा
Ελληνικά: Λίμα
English: Lima
Esperanto: Limo
español: Lima
euskara: Lima
estremeñu: Lima
فارسی: لیما
suomi: Lima
Võro: Lima
Na Vosa Vakaviti: Lima (Peru)
føroyskt: Lima
français: Lima
arpetan: Lima
Frysk: Lima
Gaeilge: Líoma
Gagauz: Lima
Gàidhlig: Lima
galego: Lima
Avañe'ẽ: Lima
Hausa: Lima
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Lima
Hawaiʻi: Lima
עברית: לימה
हिन्दी: लीमा
Fiji Hindi: Lima
hrvatski: Lima
hornjoserbsce: Lima
Kreyòl ayisyen: Lima
magyar: Lima
հայերեն: Լիմա
interlingua: Lima
Bahasa Indonesia: Lima, Peru
Interlingue: Lima
Ido: Lima
íslenska: Líma
italiano: Lima (Perù)
日本語: リマ
ქართული: ლიმა
Qaraqalpaqsha: Lima
Taqbaylit: Lima
Kongo: Lima
қазақша: Лима
kalaallisut: Lima
ಕನ್ನಡ: ಲಿಮಾ
한국어: 리마
къарачай-малкъар: Лима
kurdî: Lîma
Кыргызча: Лима
Latina: Lima
Ladino: Lima
Lëtzebuergesch: Lima
Lingua Franca Nova: Lima
Ligure: Lìmma
lumbaart: Lima
lingála: Lima
lietuvių: Lima
latviešu: Lima
Malagasy: Lima
олык марий: Лима
Māori: Lima
македонски: Лима
മലയാളം: ലിമ
मराठी: लिमा
Bahasa Melayu: Lima
Mirandés: Lima
Dorerin Naoero: Lima
Plattdüütsch: Lima
Nederlands: Lima (stad)
norsk nynorsk: Lima
norsk: Lima
Novial: Lima
occitan: Lima
Livvinkarjala: Lima
ଓଡ଼ିଆ: ଲିମା
Ирон: Лимæ
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: ਲੀਮਾ
Papiamentu: Lima
polski: Lima
Piemontèis: Lima
پنجابی: لیما
português: Lima
Runa Simi: Limaq
rumantsch: Lima
Romani: Lima
română: Lima
русский: Лима
Kinyarwanda: Lima
sardu: Lima
sicilianu: Lima
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Lima
Simple English: Lima
slovenčina: Lima
slovenščina: Lima
chiShona: Lima
shqip: Lima
српски / srpski: Лима
Sesotho: Lima
Seeltersk: Lima
svenska: Lima
Kiswahili: Lima
ślůnski: Lima
தமிழ்: லிமா
tetun: Lima
ไทย: ลิมา
Türkçe: Lima
татарча/tatarça: Лима
reo tahiti: Lima
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: لىما
українська: Ліма
اردو: لیما
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Lima
vèneto: Lima
vepsän kel’: Lim
Tiếng Việt: Lima
Volapük: Lima
Winaray: Lima
吴语: 利马
მარგალური: ლიმა
ייִדיש: לימא
Yorùbá: Lima
中文: 利馬
Bân-lâm-gú: Lima
粵語: 利馬