اسلامی جمہوریۂ پاکستان جنوبی ايشيا ميں واقع ہے۔ پاکستان کے مشرق ميں بھارت، شمال مشرق ميں چین اور مغرب ميں افغانستان اور ايران اور جنوب ميں بحيرہ عرب واقع ہيں۔ پاکستان کا مطلب ہے پاک لوگوں کے رہنے کی جگہ اور يہ نام چودھری رحمت علی نے تجويز کيا تھا۔
This section holds a short summary of the history of the area of present-day Pakistan, illustrated with maps, including historical maps of former countries and empires that included present-day Pakistan.
This section holds copies of original general maps more than 70 years old.
Hindustan in 1812 by Arrowsmith and Lewis
Languages of South Asia
Languages of Pakistan
UN map of Pakistan
Major Ethnic Groups in Pakistan
Notes and references
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↑Romanization: Pākistān - Islami Jumhuriyah Pākistān.