The World's 50 Largest Cities by Letter - A

Can you guess the 50 biggest world cities that start with the letter A?
Data: city proper population, data from citypopulation.de
Additional source: Hugequiz (great map, great site too)
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Last updated: December 5, 2018
First submittedAugust 19, 2017
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Rank
Population
Country
City
1
6,358 k
India
Ahmedabad
2
4,588 k
Turkey
Ankara
3
4,395 k
Côte d'Ivoire
Abidjan
4
4,028 k
Egypt
Alexandria
5
3,273 k
Ethiopia
Addis Ababa
6
3,169 k
Greece
Athens
7
2,364 k
Algeria
Algiers
8
2,070 k
Ghana
Accra
9
1,812 k
Jordan
Amman
10
1,800 k (?)
Syria
Aleppo
11
1,760 k
India
Agra
12
1,703 k
Kazakhstan
Almaty
13
1,663 k
Turkey
Adana
14
1,505 k
China
Anshan
15
1,495 k
New Zealand
Auckland
16
1,334 k
Madagascar
Antananarivo
17
1,243 k
India
Asansol
18
1,212 k
India
Allahabad
19
1,203 k
United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi
20
1,198 k
Australia
Adelaide
21
1,193 k
India
Aurangabad
22
1,185 k
Iran
Ahvaz
23
1,184 k
India
Amritsar
24
1,068 k
Turkey
Antalya
25
948 k
United States
Austin
Rank
Population
Country
City
26
911 k
India
Aligarh
27
908 k
China
Anyang
28
873 k
Kazakhstan
Astana
29
869 k
Peru
Arequipa
30
849 k
Netherlands
Amsterdam
31
828 k
Turkmenistan
Ashgabat
32
776 k
Nigeria
Abuja
33
776 k
Philippines
Antipolo
34
775 k
Eritrea
Asmara
35
766 k
Mexico
Aguascalientes
36
747 k
South Korea
Ansan
37
708 k
Mexico
Acapulco
38
647 k
India
Amravati
39
642 k
Brazil
Aracaju
40
589 k
Yemen
Aden
41
571 k
Nigeria
Akure
42
570 k
China
Anqing
43
559 k
United States
Albuquerque
44
551 k
India
Ajmer
45
534 k
Nigeria
Aba
46
533 k
Russia
Astrakhan
47
532 k
Brazil
Aparecida de Goiânia
48
529 k
Nigeria
Abeokuta
49
524 k
Paraguay
Asunción
50
520 k
Belgium
Antwerp
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Aug 19, 2017
A really interesting list and a tough quiz. It's strange not to find Atlanta on this list since its metro area (5.7 million) is the ninth largest in the US, but the population of the city proper is 472k.