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Category:States of Germany

Deutsch: Dies ist die Kategorie für die heutigen 16 Länder der Bundesrepublik Deutschland:
English: This category covers the 16 federated States (or Länder, singular Land) of Germany. The 16 Länder, by reference to the numbers on the map to the right, are as follows:
state of Germany 
administrative division of Germany
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Instance of designation for an administrative territorial entity of a single country
Subclass of federated state,
administrative territorial entity of Germany,
first-level NUTS of the European Union,
first-level administrative country subdivision
Authority control
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  1. Flag of Baden-Württemberg.svg Baden-Württemberg
  2. Flag of Bavaria (lozengy).svg Free State of Bavaria (Freistaat Bayern)
  3. Flag of Berlin.svg Berlin
  4. Flag of Brandenburg.svg Brandenburg
  5. Flag of Bremen.svg Free Hanseatic City of Bremen (Freie Hansestadt Bremen)
  6. Flag of Hamburg.svg Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg (Freie und Hansestadt Hamburg)
  7. Flag of Hesse.svg Hesse (Hessen)
  8. Flag of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania.svg Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
  9. Flag of Lower Saxony.svg Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen)
  10. Flag of North Rhine-Westphalia.svg North Rhine-Westphalia (Nordrhein-Westfalen)
  11. Flag of Rhineland-Palatinate.svg Rhineland-Palatinate (Rheinland-Pfalz)
  12. Flag of Saarland.svg Saarland
  13. Flag of Saxony.svg Free State of Saxony (Freistaat Sachsen)
  14. Flag of Saxony-Anhalt.svg Saxony-Anhalt (Sachsen-Anhalt)
  15. Flag of Schleswig-Holstein.svg Schleswig-Holstein
  16. Flag of Thuringia.svg Free State of Thuringia (Freistaat Thüringen)

Note: The designation free state / Freistaat is merely used for historical reasons. Legally a Freistaat is no different from the other states. The usual official name is Land of […]. At the federal level, each Land is represented in the German Bundesrat ("Federal Council").


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



  • Hamburg(31 C, 1 P, 48 F)
  • Hesse(42 C, 3 P, 1 F)







Pages in category "States of Germany"

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Media in category "States of Germany"

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