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عُمان

العربية [1]عُمان - سلطنة عُمان

سلطنة عُمان هي دولة تقع في جنوب شرق شبه الجزيرة العربية في جنوب غرب آسيا. لها حدود مشتركة من الشمال الغربي مع دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة و من الغرب مع المملكة العربية السعودية و من الجنوب الشرقي مع اليمن. لديها شاطئ يبلغ طوله حوالي 3200 كم مطل على بحر العرب و الخليج العربي.

English Oman - Sultanate of Oman

The Sultanate of Oman is a country in Southwest Asia, on the southeast coast of the Arabian Peninsula. It borders the ► United Arab Emirates in the northwest, ► Saudi Arabia in the west, and ► Yemen in the southwest. The coast is formed by the Arabian Sea in the south and east, and the Gulf of Oman in the northeast. The country also has an enclave enclosed by the United Arab Emirates.


Short name  Oman
Official  name Sultanate of Oman
Status Independent country since 1744
Location Middle East
Capital [2] مسقط (Muscat)
Population 2,567,000 inhabitants
Area 309.500 km²
Major  languages Arabic (official)
Major  religions Islam
More information Oman, Geography of Oman, History of Oman and Politics of Oman
More  images Oman - Oman (Category).

General maps

Oman-map.png Map of Oman
Oman 1996 CIA map.jpg Map of Oman
Oman.PNG Map of Oman
Empty quarter german.png Rub' al Khali or Empty Quarter (in Arabic)
Empty quarter Arabia.PNG Rub' al Khali
Oman subdivisions.png Administrative divisions of Oman
Oman admin divisions.png Administrative divisions of Oman

(includes the newer governorate of Al Buraimi)

Oman districts.png Districts of Oman

History maps

This section holds a short summary of the history of the area of present-day Oman, illustrated with maps, including historical maps of former countries and empires that included present-day Oman.

Sassanid Empire 620.png The Persian Sassanian Empire (226-650) in 602 to 629, Strokes: Under Sassanid military control.
Carte empire Sassanide.png Sassanide Empire
Sassanides02.png Sassanide Empire
Arabische Rijk.jpg Expansion of the Caliphate: I: Muhammad; II: Abu Bakr; III: Omar and IV: Othman
Age of Caliphs.png Age of the Caliphs
Califate 750.jpg Caliphate around 750

Satellite maps

Dust storm in Oman.jpg Satellite map

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  1. Romanization: ʿUmān- Salṭanat ʿUmān.
  2. Romanization: Masqat.

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