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European Geography By Letter - L

Can you guess these European geographical answers that start with the letter L?
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Last updated: December 18, 2019
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First submittedNovember 5, 2013
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Clue
Answer
Capital of the UK
London
European countries whose
names start with L
Latvia
Lithuania
Liechtenstein
Luxembourg
Capital of Portugal
Lisbon
Paris's most famous museum
Louvre
Hometown of the Beatles
Liverpool
English district which contains
Windermere, Ullswater,
and Thirlmere
Lake District
Former name of St. Petersburg
Leningrad
Venice is built upon this type of
body of water
Lagoon
Clue
Answer
Longest river within France
Loire
Largest Scottish loch (by surface area)
Loch Lomond
Grecian isle where Sappho lived
Lesbos
French pilgrimage site famous for
apparitions of the Virgin Mary
Lourdes
City in Ireland or clever rhyming poem
Limerick
France's third largest city
Lyon
Branch of Protestantism that the
Church of Norway is part of
Lutheran
German city where J.S. Bach lived
for most of his adult life
Leipzig
Most populous and wealthiest
region in Italy
Lombardy
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Level 56
Aug 13, 2014
One question: Why is Greek written as Grecian here?
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Level 50
Aug 13, 2014
I was wondering the same thing too :)
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Level 74
Aug 13, 2014
Maybe it's QM's way of saying that the island belonged to ancient Greece (the meaning of 'Grecian'), but wasn't Greek?
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Level ∞
Aug 13, 2014
Sometimes the Quizmaster likes to be poetic.
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Level 91
Aug 13, 2014
It's all Greek to me.
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Level 72
Aug 13, 2014
Please accept Lombardia for Lombardy.
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Level ∞
May 27, 2016
Ok
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Level 59
Aug 13, 2014
And now I have "Bonnie Banks o' Loch Lomond" stuck in my head!
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Level 65
Jun 21, 2016
oh the shame of forgetting Luxembourg!
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Level 47
Feb 12, 2017
Norway does not have a state religion anymore as of 1. January 2017
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Level ∞
Dec 18, 2019
Updated
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Level 48
Feb 12, 2017
I know Italy, I got this: Lazio. No? Okay, Liguria. Dang! They don't have many regions, why do three of them have to start with L!
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Level 65
Jan 24, 2020
The lake district is in here! I go there very often!!!
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Level 47
Feb 19, 2020
i live there!! class to see someone mention it
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Level 68
May 20, 2020
It is one of the most beautiful areas in the world. Great for camping *except that one time my entire campsite got flooded with rain and we had to go home early
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Level 67
May 20, 2020
I missed Lourdes. And I've watched every episode of Father Ted a gazillion times.
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Level 56
May 20, 2020
I am the only one who got Lombardy because of Covid 19.
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Level 63
Sep 2, 2021
That's better than getting Covid 19 because of Lombardy.
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Level 55
Apr 6, 2022
LOL
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Level 75
May 20, 2020
Thank you, Jane Austen, for giving me Lake District. I've never heard of the names in the clue, but in Pride and Prejudice I remember the Gardiners taking Elizabeth on a tour and they originally planned to visit the Lake District. It was the only thing I could think of and I got lucky.
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Level 83
Jan 27, 2024
Its most famous literary connections are to William and Dorothy Wordsworth.
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Level 67
May 22, 2020
I got the most of the 1st half super quickly I thought I was gonna get almost all of them lol and then I blanked on everything
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Level 37
Nov 8, 2020
Dude... I tried Lutheric, Lutherism, Luthism, Luthanian, Lutheristic, and even LUTHERIAN, and so much more....... Do you accept anything else than Lutheran?
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Level 55
Jun 28, 2022
No. Spell correctly.
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Level 65
Jul 9, 2021
By yon bonnie banks and by yon bonnie braes

where the sun shines bright on Loch Lomond...

I immediately had the song in mind ^^ But I kind of blacked out on Lyon and Limerick (maybe too distracted by the song XD )

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Level 55
May 4, 2023
Quizmaster must love the french! 😂