Córdoba, Andalusia

Córdoba is a city in Andalusia, Spain. It is the capital of Córdoba province. It had a population of about 326,000 in 2017.

Córdoba was the capital of the Caliphate of Cordoba, an Islamic empire in the Middle Ages, when the city was the biggest in Europe, with 250,000 people.

Córdoba is 138 kilometers (86 miles) northeast of the city of Seville and is on the Guadalquivir river. Córdoba has a hot-summer Mediterranean climate (Csa in the Köppen climate classification) with the hottest summers of all European cities.

History

The Romans occupied Córdoba in 206 B.C. The city was very important in the 900s CE as a famous center of Moorish art and culture. The cathedral in Córdoba is the city's chief landmark. It was built as a mosque (Muslim house of worship) in the 700s and was made into a Roman Catholic cathedral in 1238. More than 1,000 pillars of stone including granite, onyx, marble and jasper support its arches.

Other Languages
Alemannisch: Córdoba (Spanien)
አማርኛ: ኮርዶባ
العربية: قرطبة
aragonés: Cordoba
azərbaycanca: Kordova (İspaniya)
বাংলা: কর্দোবা
Bân-lâm-gú: Córdoba (Andalucía)
беларуская: Кордава (Іспанія)
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Кордава (горад)
български: Кордоба
brezhoneg: Córdoba (Spagn)
català: Còrdova
Cymraeg: Córdoba
dansk: Córdoba
eesti: Córdoba
Ελληνικά: Κόρδοβα
эрзянь: Кордова
estremeñu: Córduba
euskara: Kordoba
français: Cordoue
Gaeilge: Córdoba
Bahasa Indonesia: Kordoba, Spanyol
interlingua: Cordova (Espania)
íslenska: Córdoba
italiano: Cordova
қазақша: Кордоба
Kreyòl ayisyen: Cordoue (Cordoue)
kurdî: Kordoba
Ladino: Kordova
Latina: Corduba
Lëtzebuergesch: Córdoba
македонски: Кордоба
मराठी: कोर्दोबा
مصرى: كوردوبا
Bahasa Melayu: Córdoba, Sepanyol
Nederlands: Córdoba (Spanje)
Nordfriisk: Córdoba
norsk nynorsk: Córdoba i Spania
occitan: Còrdoa
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Kordova (shahar)
Plattdüütsch: Córdoba
polski: Kordoba
português: Córdova (Espanha)
संस्कृतम्: कोर्दोबा
shqip: Kordova
sicilianu: Còrdova
slovenščina: Córdoba, Španija
کوردی: کۆردۆبا
српски / srpski: Кордоба
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Córdoba (Španjolska)
தமிழ்: குர்துபா
اردو: قرطبہ
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: Kordowa
Tiếng Việt: Córdoba, Tây Ban Nha
吴语: 阔多瓦
ייִדיש: קארדאבע
粵語: 哥多華