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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Last updated: December 1, 2019
First submittedJuly 20, 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 69
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 61
Jul 21, 2019
I'm counting the metro population, which puts it around 1.5 million.
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Level 32
Dec 2, 2019
Wouldn't Zagreb count as well then?
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Level 18
Apr 20, 2020
Z should definetly contain Zagreb and Zaragoza. G: Genova and Geneva
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Level 66
Sep 21, 2019
Really cool quiz Wolfy! Would love to see more :)
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Level 83
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 68
Sep 21, 2019
I think "L" should include Lisbon.
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Level ∞
Sep 21, 2019
Fixed.
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Level 78
Sep 22, 2019
aww.. only missed W but can't believe I did.
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Level 49
May 18, 2020
Warsaw
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Level 59
Sep 22, 2019
Surely Tallinn should be included as a viable answer??
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Level 78
Sep 22, 2019
If the entire population of Estonia lived there, sure.
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Level 66
Sep 22, 2019
According to wikipedia, Riga makes it just above 1 million.
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Level 53
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 67
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 63
Sep 22, 2019
If you are counting metro area population, I think Z should also include Zagreb
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Level 72
Sep 23, 2019
And Voronezh should include an "h"
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Level 32
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 23
Sep 23, 2019
You should add Bern, Bratislava and Florence
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Level 43
Dec 1, 2019
Bern only has about 130,000 people, Bratislava's population is about 430,000, and Florence only 380,000.
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Level 86
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 76
Sep 28, 2019
It's clearly Cologne in English, no dilemma here.
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Level 66
Oct 2, 2019
Gdańsk's metro area 1,080,700 inhabitants) should be added
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Level 65
Oct 30, 2019
I tried that one too...also thought Geneva, Graz, or Genoa would be there
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Level 80
Oct 17, 2019
Essen falls out because of Düsseldorf?
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Level 66
Oct 22, 2019
Utrecht is larger than Ufa by latest census.
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Level 43
Dec 1, 2019
Not by metro area at least - Ufa's estimated population in 2018 was 1,120,547, while, as of May 2014, Utrecht's metro population was 656,342.
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Level 62
Dec 1, 2019
Krasnodar, Russia has more than 1 million people now
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Level 43
Dec 1, 2019
Estimate for 2018 (Krasnodar, Russia): 899,541
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Level 50
Dec 1, 2019
Voronez is wrong, it should be Voronezh.
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Level 61
Dec 1, 2019
Voronez is a common Romanization o Voronezh
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Level 59
Dec 1, 2019
Well done and thanks
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Level 43
Dec 1, 2019
Krakow is Poland's second largest city. Katowice is much smaller. I visited both, and trust me, Krakow is much bigger, and feels that way, too. Yet, this accepts Katowice, and not Krakow? Sorry, but I don't think that makes sense. Also, Zagreb is not accepted for Z, and neither Genoa nor Geneva are accepted for G. Maybe they are not technically big enough?
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Level 61
Dec 1, 2019
If you think there is a city missing from this list that should be here, please check the source below first:
citypopulation.de/world/Agglomerations.html
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Level 51
Dec 1, 2019
Whats the Population for Edinburgh then?
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Level 43
Dec 1, 2019
794,040 (Wiki)
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Level 63
Dec 1, 2019
Arrggh... only missed 'Ufa' - kept trying Ulm.
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Level 76
Dec 1, 2019
That was the one I missed as well. Could only think of Utrecht and Uppsala. I hope I remember Ufa for future quizzes, but I'm not optimistic.
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Level 60
Dec 1, 2019
It's a quiz problem. Utrecht should qualify given the stats on the referenced website.
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Level 43
Dec 1, 2019
Metro pop. for Utrecht 2014: 656,342
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Level 63
Dec 2, 2019
Yep, I also tried Utrecht. Forgot about Uppsala, but that's the other European city I knew.
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Level 45
Dec 1, 2019
Although Seville shows up in the list of correct S answers, typing Seville doesn't work.
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Level ∞
Dec 1, 2019
Fixed now
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Level 58
Dec 1, 2019
I was trying Utrecht, which probably should be there according to comments. Also, JetPunk quizzes usually spell Yekaterinburg with a Y, even if citypopulation.de uses the German transliteration of Jekaterinburg
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Level 58
Dec 1, 2019
Actually either version of Yekaterinburg would add a new letter to the quiz...
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Level 43
Dec 1, 2019
Metro population for Utrecht 2014: 656,342
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Level 80
Dec 1, 2019
I'm proud to be one of the (currently) 11% of users that got the U answer correct. I credit playing the old PC game Hammer of the Gods for my success.
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Level 49
Dec 2, 2019
Ufa, seriously?
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Level 57
Dec 2, 2019
Nottingham worked for me but didn't show up as an answer for N
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Level 57
Dec 2, 2019
15/20 misspelled the G city and forgot about Italy so missed R, N and T. Never heard of the U city.
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Level 22
Dec 2, 2019
any reason for not adding zagreb?
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Level 78
Dec 3, 2019
it doesn't have a million people
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Level 63
Jan 16, 2020
Zagrebs metro area has over a million people but this quiz is asking for the urban area.
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Level 33
Dec 3, 2019
Where is Edinburgh - the capital city of Scotland ???
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Level 34
Dec 15, 2019
have you ever been to Edinburgh?
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Level 34
Dec 15, 2019
how the jesus christ is newcastle-upon-tyne on this list, where did you get your sources? are you including the cities of sunderland, middlesborough and durham in the metropolitan area??
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Level 57
Dec 28, 2019
very easy as I've been to 90% of them
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Level 28
Jan 15, 2020
Yes, the capital city of a country is not major at all. ZAGREB!!
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Level 57
Feb 20, 2020
I looked it up and Florence has over a million people, so shouldn't that should be in the list?
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Level 43
Apr 21, 2020
If you include Ufa, I think you should include Yekaterinburg as well.