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Name a Major European City A-Z

Try to name a city with an urban area population over 1 million that starts with each letter.
According to citypopulation.de
Not counting cities with no central city such as the Ruhr
Quiz by WolfCam
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First submittedJuly 20, 2019
Last updatedSeptember 22, 2019
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Letter
Cities
A
Athens, Amsterdam, Antwerp
B
Berlin, Barcelona, Birmingham,
Budapest, Bucharest, Brussels,
Belgrade, Bordeaux, Bremen
C
Cologne, Copenhagen
D
Dusseldorf, Donetsk, Dnipro, Dublin
E
None
F
Frankfurt
G
Glasgow
H
Hamburg, Helsinki, Hanover
I
(Istanbul)
J
None
K
Katowice, Kiev, Kharkiv, Kazan
L
London, Lisbon, Leeds, Lyon, Liverpool, Lille
M
Moscow, Madrid, Milan,
Manchester, Munich, Minsk,
Marseille, Mannheim, Malaga
Letter
Cities
N
Naples, Nizhny Novgorod,
Newcastle upon Tyne
O
Oslo, Odessa
P
Paris, Prague, Porto, Perm
Q
None
R
Rome, Rotterdam, Rostov-on-Don
S
St. Petersburg, Stuttgart, Stockholm,
Sheffield, Seville, Samara, Sofia, Saratov
T
Turin, Toulouse
U
Ufa
V
Vienna, Valencia, Volgograd, Voronez
W
Warsaw
X
None
Y
None
Z
Zurich
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level 31
Jul 20, 2019
I think its spelled Nizhny Novgorod not Nizhney
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level 66
Jul 21, 2019
I was surprised to see Oslo accorded a population of > 1 million and my researches subsequently confirmed me in my opinion as it's poplation appears to be between 600 and 700,000.
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level 60
Jul 21, 2019
I'm counting the metro population, which puts it around 1.5 million.
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level 58
Sep 21, 2019
Really cool quiz Wolfy! Would love to see more :)
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level 82
Sep 21, 2019
Could you accept just Rostov for Rostov-on-Don?
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level ∞
Sep 21, 2019
Fixed.
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level 67
Sep 21, 2019
I think "L" should include Lisbon.
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level ∞
Sep 21, 2019
Fixed.
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level 77
Sep 22, 2019
aww.. only missed W but can't believe I did.
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level 57
Sep 22, 2019
Surely Tallinn should be included as a viable answer??
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level 77
Sep 22, 2019
If the entire population of Estonia lived there, sure.
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level 64
Sep 22, 2019
According to wikipedia, Riga makes it just above 1 million.
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level 50
Sep 22, 2019
Riga no longer has an urban area above 1 million inhabitants most sources listing it above this mark are heavily outdated by +10 years such as https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_metropolitan_areas_in_Europe. While the wikipedia page on the city lists it being 939,000
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level 64
Sep 22, 2019
Krakow metro is over 1,000,000. Also, accept Kyiv for Kiev.
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level ∞
Sep 22, 2019
Kyiv will work now
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level 59
Sep 22, 2019
If you are counting metro area population, I think Z should also include Zagreb
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level 69
Sep 23, 2019
And Voronezh should include an "h"
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level 28
Sep 23, 2019
Wow, putting in Ufa was pushing it a little bit. It was an overall great quiz, though! ily Quizmaster
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level 22
Sep 23, 2019
You should add Bern, Bratislava and Florence
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level 83
Sep 27, 2019
I was surprised when Koln wasn't accepted, as I was pretty sure it crossed 1 million in 2010ish. Then when I finally got Copenhagen, I saw it appear there. Kind of a strange case, but I think I'd accept it as a type-in for the C answer.
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level 73
Sep 28, 2019
It's clearly Cologne in English, no dilemma here.
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level 62
Oct 2, 2019
Gdańsk's metro area 1,080,700 inhabitants) should be added
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level 72
Oct 17, 2019
Essen falls out because of Düsseldorf?
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level 65
Oct 22, 2019
Utrecht is larger than Ufa by latest census.