Lunnon

Lunnon
Frae upper left: Ceety o Lunnon, Tower Bridge an Lunnon Eye, Palace o Wastmeenster
Frae upper left: Ceety o Lunnon, Tower Bridge an Lunnon Eye, Palace o Wastmeenster
Lunnon region in the Unitit Kinrick
Lunnon region in the Unitit Kinrick
Coordinates: 51°30′26″N 0°7′39″W / 51°30′26″N 0°7′39″W / 51.50722; -0.12750
Sovereign stateUnitit Kinrick
KintraIngland
RegionLunnon
Ceremonial coontiesCeety an Greater Lunnon
DestrictsCeety an 32 burghs
Settled bi Romansas Londinium, c. 43 AD
HeidquairtersCity Hall
Govrenment
 • Regional authorityGreater Lunnon Authority
 • Regional assemblyLunnon Assembly
 • Mayor o LunnonSadiq Khan
 • UK Pairlament
*Lunnon Assembly
*European Pairlament
74 constituencies
14 constituencies
Lunnon constituency
Elevation[1]24 m (79 ft)
Population [2]
 • Lunnon8,630,000
 • Density5,490/km2 (14,200/sq mi)
 • Urban9,787,426
 • Metro13,879,757
Demonym(s)

Lunnoner

Time zoneGMT (UTC±0)
 • Simmer (DST)BST (UTC+1)

Lunnon (ən/)[3] is the caipital an maist populous ceety o Ingland an the Unitit Kinrick[4]. Staunin on the River Thames, Lunnon haes been a major dounset for twa millennia, its history that gangs back tae its foundin bi the Romans, wha named it Londinium.[5] Lunnon's auncient core, the City o Lunnon, lairgely retains its 1.12-square-mile (2.9 km2) medieval boundaries an in 2011 haed a resident population o 7,375, makin it the smawest ceety in Ingland. Syne the 19t century or mair, the term Lunnon haes referred tae the metropolis developed aroond this core an aa.[6] The bulk o this conurbation forms the Greater Lunnon admeenistrative aurie (coterminous wi the Lunnon region),[7][8][note 1] govrened bi the Mayor o Lunnon an the Lunnon Assembly.[9][note 2]

Lunnon is a leadin global ceety,[10][11] wi strenths in the arts, commerce, eddication, entertainment, fashion, finance, healthcare, media, professional services, research an development, tourism, an transport aw contributing tae its prominence.[12][13][14][15] It is ane o the warld's leadin financial centres[16][17][18] an haes the fift-or saxt-lairgest metropolitan aurie GDP in the warld dependin on measurement.[note 3][19][20] Lunnon is a warld cultural caipital.[21][22][23][24] It is the warld's maist-visitit ceety as measured by international arrivals[25] an haes the warld's lairgest ceety airport system measured bi passenger traffic.[26] Lunnon's 43 varsities form the lairgest concentration o higher education institutes in Europe.[27] In 2012, Lunnon became the first ceety tae host the modren Simmer Olympic Gemmes three times.[28]

Lunnon haes a diverse range o fowk an culturs, an mair nor 300 leids is spoken wiin Greater Lunnon.[29] The Greater Lunnon Authority estimatit its population tae be 8.63 million in 2015,[2] the lairgest o ony municipality in the European Union,[30] an accoonting for 12.5 percent o the UK population.[31] Lunnon's urban aurie is the seicont maist populous in the EU, efter Paris, wi 9,787,426 indwallers accordin tae the 2011 census.[32] The ceety's metropolitan aurie is the ane o the maist populous in Europe wi 13,614,409 indwallers,[note 4][33] while the Greater Lunnon Authority pits the population o Lunnon metropolitan region at 21 million.[34]Lunnon wis the warld's maist populous ceety frae aroond 1831 tae 1925.[35]

Lunnon conteens fower Warld Heritage Steids: the Touer o Lunnon; Kew Gardens; the site comprisin the Pailace o Wastmeenster, Westminster Abbey, an St Margaret's Kirk; an the historic dounset o Greenwich (in whilk the Royal Observatory, Greenwich marks the Prime Meridian, 0° langitude, an GMT).[36] Ither famous laundmerks include Buckingham Palace, the Lunnon Ee, Piccadilly Circus, St Paul's Cathedral, Tower Bridge, Trafalgar squerr, an The Shard. Lunnon is home tae numerous museums, galleries, libraries, sporting events an ither cultural institutions, includin the British Museum, National Gallery, Tate Modern, British Library an 40 West End theatres.[37] The Lunnon Unnergrund is the auldest unnerground railway network in the warld.[38][39]

Other Languages
Аҧсшәа: Лондан
Acèh: London
адыгабзэ: Лондон
Afrikaans: Londen
Alemannisch: London
አማርኛ: ለንደን
aragonés: Londres
Ænglisc: Lunden
العربية: لندن
ܐܪܡܝܐ: ܠܘܢܕܘܢ
مصرى: لندن
asturianu: Londres
авар: Лондон
Aymar aru: London
azərbaycanca: London
تۆرکجه: لندن
башҡортса: Лондон
Boarisch: London
žemaitėška: Londons
Bikol Central: Londres
беларуская: Лондан
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Лёндан
български: Лондон
भोजपुरी: लंदन
Bislama: London
bamanankan: London
বাংলা: লন্ডন
བོད་ཡིག: ལོན་ཊོན།
brezhoneg: Londrez
bosanski: London
буряад: Лондон
català: Londres
Chavacano de Zamboanga: London
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: Lùng-dŭng
нохчийн: Лондон
Cebuano: London
کوردی: لەندەن
corsu: Londra
qırımtatarca: London
čeština: Londýn
kaszëbsczi: Londin
словѣньскъ / ⰔⰎⰑⰂⰡⰐⰠⰔⰍⰟ: Лондонъ
Чӑвашла: Лондон
Cymraeg: Llundain
dansk: London
Deutsch: London
Zazaki: Londra
dolnoserbski: London
डोटेली: लण्डन
eʋegbe: London
Ελληνικά: Λονδίνο
emiliàn e rumagnòl: Lòndra
English: London
Esperanto: Londono
español: Londres
eesti: London
euskara: Londres
estremeñu: Londri
فارسی: لندن
Fulfulde: London
suomi: Lontoo
Võro: London
Na Vosa Vakaviti: Lodoni
føroyskt: London
français: Londres
arpetan: Londro
Nordfriisk: London
Frysk: Londen
Gaeilge: Londain
Gagauz: London
贛語: 倫敦
Gàidhlig: Lunnainn
galego: Londres
Avañe'ẽ: Lóndyre
गोंयची कोंकणी / Gõychi Konknni: London
ગુજરાતી: લંડન
Gaelg: Lunnin
Hausa: Landan
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Lùn-tûn
Hawaiʻi: Lākana
עברית: לונדון
हिन्दी: लंदन
Fiji Hindi: London
hrvatski: London
hornjoserbsce: London
Kreyòl ayisyen: Lonn
magyar: London
հայերեն: Լոնդոն
interlingua: London
Bahasa Indonesia: London
Interlingue: London
Igbo: London
Ilokano: Londres
ГӀалгӀай: Лондон
Ido: London
íslenska: London
italiano: Londra
日本語: ロンドン
Patois: Landan
la .lojban.: london
Basa Jawa: London
ქართული: ლონდონი
Qaraqalpaqsha: London
Taqbaylit: London
Адыгэбзэ: Лондон
Kabɩyɛ: Lɔndrɩ
қазақша: Лондон
kalaallisut: London
ಕನ್ನಡ: ಲಂಡನ್
한국어: 런던
Перем Коми: Лондон
къарачай-малкъар: Лондон
Ripoarisch: London
kurdî: London
коми: Лондон
kernowek: Loundres
Кыргызча: Лондон
Latina: Londinium
Ladino: Londra
Lëtzebuergesch: London
лакку: Лондон
лезги: Лондон
Lingua Franca Nova: London
Limburgs: Londe
Ligure: Londra
lumbaart: Lundra
lingála: Lóndɛlɛ
لۊری شومالی: لندن
lietuvių: Londonas
latviešu: Londona
मैथिली: लण्डन
Basa Banyumasan: London
Malagasy: London
олык марий: Лондон
Māori: Rānana
македонски: Лондон
മലയാളം: ലണ്ടൻ
монгол: Лондон
मराठी: लंडन
кырык мары: Лондон
Bahasa Melayu: London
Malti: Londra
Mirandés: Londres
မြန်မာဘာသာ: လန်ဒန်မြို့
эрзянь: Лондон ош
مازِرونی: لندن
Dorerin Naoero: London
Napulitano: Londra
Plattdüütsch: London
Nedersaksies: Londen
नेपाली: लण्डन
नेपाल भाषा: लन्दन
Nederlands: Londen
norsk nynorsk: London
norsk: London
Novial: London
Nouormand: Londres
Chi-Chewa: London
occitan: Londres
Livvinkarjala: London
Oromoo: Landan
ଓଡ଼ିଆ: ଲଣ୍ଡନ
Ирон: Лондон
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: ਲੰਡਨ
Papiamentu: London
Picard: Londe
Deitsch: London
Norfuk / Pitkern: London
polski: Londyn
Piemontèis: Londra
پنجابی: لندن
Ποντιακά: Λονδίνο
پښتو: لندن
português: Londres
Runa Simi: London
rumantsch: Londra
Romani: London
română: Londra
armãneashti: Londra
tarandíne: Londre
русский: Лондон
русиньскый: Лондон
संस्कृतम्: लन्डन्
саха тыла: Лондон
ᱥᱟᱱᱛᱟᱲᱤ: ᱞᱚᱱᱰᱚᱱ
sardu: Londra
sicilianu: Londra
سنڌي: لنڊن
davvisámegiella: London
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: London
සිංහල: ලන්ඩන්
Simple English: London
slovenčina: Londýn
slovenščina: London
Gagana Samoa: Lonetona
chiShona: London
Soomaaliga: London
shqip: Londra
српски / srpski: Лондон
Sranantongo: London
Sesotho: London
Seeltersk: London
svenska: London
Kiswahili: London
ślůnski: Lůndůn
தமிழ்: இலண்டன்
తెలుగు: లండన్
tetun: Londres
тоҷикӣ: Лондон
Türkmençe: London
Tagalog: Londres
Tok Pisin: Landen
Türkçe: Londra
татарча/tatarça: Лондон
Twi: London
удмурт: Лондон
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: London
українська: Лондон
اردو: لندن
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: London
vèneto: Łondra
vepsän kel’: London
Tiếng Việt: Luân Đôn
West-Vlams: Londn
Volapük: London
walon: Londe
Winaray: London
Wolof: Londar
吴语: 伦敦
მარგალური: ლონდონი
ייִדיש: לאנדאן
Yorùbá: Lọndọnu
Zeêuws: Londen
中文: 伦敦
文言: 倫敦
Bân-lâm-gú: Lûn-tun
粵語: 倫敦
isiZulu: ILondon