Namur (ceety)

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Namur
The Sambre in Namur ceety centre

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Namur is located in Belgium
Namur
Namur
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 50°28′N 04°52′E / 50.467°N 4.867°E / 50.467; 4.867
Kintra Belgium
Region Wallonie
Commonty French Commonty
Province Namur
Arrondissement Namur
Government
 • Mayor Maxime Prévot (CDH)
 • Governing party/ies CDH-Ecolo-MR
Area
 • Total 175.69 km2 (67.83 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2012)[1]
 • Total 110,096
 • Density 630/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Demographics
 • Foreigners 5.89% (7 Januar 2005)
Postal codes 5000-5101
Aurie codes 081
Website www.ville.namur.be

Namur (French pronunciation: [namyʁ], Dutch: Aboot this soond Namen , Nameur in Walloon) is a ceety an municipality in Wallonie, in soothren Belgium. It is baith the caipital o the province o Namur an (syne 1986) o Wallonie.

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Namur is twinned wi:

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  • (French) Jean-Pol Hiernaux : Namur, capitale de la Wallonie, in Encyclopédie du Mouvement wallon, Tome II, Charleroi, Institut Jules Destrée, 2000, ISBN 2-87035-019-8 (or 2d ed., CD-ROM, 2003, ISBN 2-87035-028-7)

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