List of national capitals: Wikis

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This is a list of national capitals of the world, in alphabetical order. Territories and dependencies, non-sovereign states including associated states, and entities whose sovereignty is disputed, are shown in italics.

City Country
Abu Dhabi  United Arab Emirates
Abuja  Nigeria
Accra  Ghana
Adamstown  Pitcairn Islands
Addis Ababa  Ethiopia
Algiers  Algeria
Alofi  Niue
Amman  Jordan
Amsterdam  Netherlands (official)
Andorra la Vella  Andorra
Ankara  Turkey
Antananarivo  Madagascar
Apia  Samoa
Ashgabat  Turkmenistan
Asmara  Eritrea
Astana  Kazakhstan
Asunción  Paraguay
Athens  Greece
Avarua  Cook Islands
Baghdad  Iraq
Baku  Azerbaijan
Bamako  Mali
Bandar Seri Begawan  Brunei [a]
Bangkok  Thailand
Bangui  Central African Republic
Banjul  Gambia
Basseterre  Saint Kitts and Nevis
Beijing  People's Republic of China [b]
Beirut  Lebanon
Belfast United Kingdom Northern Ireland
Belgrade  Serbia
Belmopan  Belize
Berlin  Germany
Bern  Switzerland
Bishkek  Kyrgyzstan
Bissau  Guinea-Bissau
Bogotá  Colombia
Brasília  Brazil
Bratislava  Slovakia
Brazzaville  Republic of the Congo
Bridgetown  Barbados
Brussels  Belgium
Bucharest  Romania
Budapest  Hungary
Buenos Aires  Argentina
Bujumbura  Burundi
Cairo  Egypt
Canberra  Australia
Caracas  Venezuela
Cardiff  Wales
Castries  Saint Lucia
Charlotte Amalie  United States Virgin Islands
Chisinau  Moldova
Cockburn Town  Turks and Caicos Islands
Conakry  Guinea
Copenhagen  Denmark
Dakar  Senegal
Damascus  Syria
Dhaka  Bangladesh
Dili  East Timor (Timor-Leste)
Djibouti  Djibouti
Dodoma  Tanzania (official)
Doha  Qatar
Douglas  Isle of Man
Dublin  Ireland
Dushanbe  Tajikistan
East Jerusalem  Palestine (proposed)[i]
Edinburgh  Scotland
Episkopi Cantonment United Kingdom Akrotiri and Dhekelia
Flying Fish Cove  Christmas Island
Freetown  Sierra Leone
Funafuti  Tuvalu
Gaborone  Botswana
George Town  Cayman Islands
Georgetown  Guyana
Gibraltar  Gibraltar
Grytviken South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands South Georgia and the
South Sandwich Islands
Guatemala City  Guatemala
Gustavia  Saint Barthélemy
Hagåtña  Guam
Hamilton  Bermuda
Hanoi  Vietnam
Harare  Zimbabwe
Hargeisa  Somaliland [c]
Havana  Cuba
Helsinki  Finland
Honiara  Solomon Islands
Islamabad  Pakistan
Jakarta  Indonesia
Jamestown  Saint Helena
Jerusalem  Israel [i]
Kabul  Afghanistan
Kampala  Uganda
Kathmandu  Nepal
Khartoum  Sudan
Kiev  Ukraine
Kigali  Rwanda
Kingston  Jamaica
Kingston  Norfolk Island
Kingstown  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Kinshasa  Democratic Republic of the Congo
Kuala Lumpur  Malaysia (official)
Kuwait City  Kuwait
La Paz  Bolivia (administrative)
Laâyoune (El Aaiún)  Western Sahara [d]
Libreville  Gabon
Lilongwe  Malawi
Lima  Peru
Lisbon  Portugal
Ljubljana  Slovenia
Lomé  Togo
London  United Kingdom;  England
Luanda  Angola
Lusaka  Zambia
Luxembourg City  Luxembourg
Madrid  Spain
Majuro  Marshall Islands
Malabo  Equatorial Guinea
Malé  Maldives
Mamoudzou  Mayotte
Managua  Nicaragua
Manama  Bahrain
Manila  Philippines
Maputo  Mozambique
Marigot  Saint Martin
Maseru  Lesotho
Mata-Utu  Wallis and Futuna
Mbabane  Swaziland (administrative)
Mexico City [e]  Mexico
Minsk  Belarus
Mogadishu  Somalia
Monaco  Monaco
Monrovia  Liberia
Montevideo  Uruguay
Moroni  Comoros
Moscow  Russia
Muscat  Oman
Nairobi  Kenya
Nassau  Bahamas
Naypyidaw  Myanmar
N'Djamena  Chad
New Delhi  India
Ngerulmud  Palau
Niamey  Niger
Nicosia  Cyprus
Nicosia  Northern Cyprus
Nouakchott  Mauritania
Nouméa  New Caledonia
Nukuʻalofa  Tonga
Nuuk  Greenland
Oranjestad  Aruba
Oslo  Norway
Ottawa  Canada
Ouagadougou  Burkina Faso
Pago Pago  American Samoa
Palikir  Federated States of Micronesia
Panama City  Panama
Papeete  French Polynesia
Paramaribo  Suriname
Paris  France
Phnom Penh  Cambodia
Plymouth [f]  Montserrat
Podgorica  Montenegro
Port Louis  Mauritius
Port Moresby  Papua New Guinea
Port Vila  Vanuatu
Port-au-Prince  Haiti
Port of Spain  Trinidad and Tobago
Porto-Novo  Benin (official)
Prague  Czech Republic
Praia  Cape Verde
Pretoria  South Africa (official)
Pristina  Kosovo
Putrajaya  Malaysia (administrative)
Pyongyang  North Korea
Quito  Ecuador
Rabat  Morocco
Reykjavík  Iceland
Riga  Latvia
Riyadh  Saudi Arabia
Road Town  British Virgin Islands
Rome  Italy
Roseau  Dominica
Saipan  Northern Mariana Islands
San José  Costa Rica
San Juan  Puerto Rico
San Marino  San Marino
San Salvador  El Salvador
Sanaá  Yemen
Santiago  Chile
Santo Domingo  Dominican Republic
São Tomé  São Tomé and Príncipe
Sarajevo  Bosnia and Herzegovina
Seoul  South Korea
Singapore  Singapore
Skopje  Macedonia
Sofia  Bulgaria
South Tarawa  Kiribati
Sri Jayawardenepura [g]  Sri Lanka (legislative)
St. George's  Grenada
St. Helier  Jersey
St. John's  Antigua and Barbuda
St. Peter Port  Guernsey
St. Pierre  Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Stanley  Falkland Islands
Stockholm  Sweden
Sucre  Bolivia
Suva  Fiji
Taipei  Republic of China (Taiwan)
Tallinn  Estonia
Tashkent  Uzbekistan
Tbilisi  Georgia
Tegucigalpa  Honduras
Tehran  Iran
Thimphu  Bhutan
Tirana  Albania
Tiraspol  Transnistria
Tokyo  Japan
Tórshavn  Faroe Islands
Tripoli  Libya
Tunis  Tunisia
Ulaanbaatar  Mongolia
Vaduz  Liechtenstein
Valletta  Malta
The Valley  Anguilla
Vatican City  Vatican City [h]
Victoria  Seychelles
Vienna  Austria
Vientiane  Laos
Vilnius  Lithuania
Warsaw  Poland
Washington, D.C.  United States
Wellington  New Zealand
West Island  Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Willemstad  Netherlands Antilles
Windhoek  Namibia
Yamoussoukro  Côte d'Ivoire (official)
Yaoundé  Cameroon
Yaren  Nauru (administrative)
Yerevan  Armenia
Zagreb  Croatia
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Notes

  • a.  ^ That is, the State of Brunei Darussalam.
  • b.  ^ See also List of historical capitals of China.
  • c.  ^ Unrecognized, self-declared country.
  • d.  ^ Unofficial; see Politics of Western Sahara.
  • e.  ^ The Spanish name is "México D.F." or just "D.F." (for "Distrito Federal").
  • f.  ^ Plymouth was abandoned after the eruption of the Soufriere Hills volcano in 1997. Government offices since then have been moved to Brades Estate, which is in the northwestern part of Montserrat.
  • g.  ^ Also known as "Kotte". Until the 1980s, the capital was Colombo, where many important governmental institutions still remain and which is still designated as the commercial capital of Sri Lanka.
  • h.  ^ Also known as the "Holy See" for diplomatic and religious purposes.
  • i.  ^ See Positions on Jerusalem.

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