Category:Basque Country

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As concluded in Category talk:Basque Country/Category scheme Basque Country:

  • On Commons, Category:Basque Country is a wide category that covers all the aspects of the Basque Country understood as a cultural region that comprises the Basque Autonomous Community and Navarre in Spain and the Northern Basque Country cultural region within the administrative department of Pyrénées-Atlantiques in France. This category contains media about its history, culture and its current political situation. Commons is a media repository that should be organised to find quickly media related to the Basque Country. The Commons organisation should be efficient, no matter how one thinks about the past, current and future organisation of the Basque Country.
  • To avoid conflicts between French, Spanish and Basque names, English names will be preferred.

The Basque Country is a territory covering a large part of the Western Pyrenees, and spanning several administrative regions whose political and legal status for the historical provinces varies between France and Spain. It covers 20,551 km² with about 3 millions resident people, speaking several national or regional languages.

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Basque Country 
cultural and historic land of the Basque people
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Instance of cultural region
LocationSpain, France, Spain, France
Has part
  • 2,891,300 (2005)
  • 20,870 square kilometre
Different from
Authority control

42° 52′ 54.84″ N, 1° 55′ 00.84″ W

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This category has the following 26 subcategories, out of 26 total.

Pages in category "Basque Country"

The following 2 pages are in this category, out of 2 total.

Media in category "Basque Country"

The following 19 files are in this category, out of 19 total.