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The Province o Lleida (Catalan pronunciation: [ˈʎɛjðə], locally: [ˈʎejðɛ]; Spaingie: Lérida; Occitan: Lhèida), sometimes cried the Province of Lérida an aw, is ane o the fower provinces o Catalonie. It lees in north-eastren Spain, in the wastren pairt o the autonomous commonty o Catalonie, an is bordered bi the provinces o Girona, Barcelona, Tarragona, Zaragoza an Huesca an the kintras o Fraunce an Andorrae. It is aften popularly referred tae as Ponent (i.e. the West).

Province o Lleida

Província de Lleida (in Catalan)
Provincia de Lérida (in Spaingie)
Map o Spain wi Province o Lleida heichlichtit
Map o Spain wi Province o Lleida heichlichtit
KintraSpain
Autonomous commontyCatalonie
CaipitalLleida
Govrenment
 • PresesJoan Reñé i Huguet
Area
 • Total12,150 km2 (4,690 sq mi)
Aurie rankRankit 18t
 2.41% of Spain
Population
 (2013)
 • Tot440,915[1]
 • RankRankit 33rd
Offeecial leid(s)Catalan an Spainyie
PairlamentCortes Generales
Wabsteidwww.diputaciolleida.cat
Monastery of Santa Maria de Bellpuig de les Avellanes.

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  1. Population Figures referring to Municipal Register 1 January 2013 - Instituto Nacional de Estadística. (National Statistics Institute)

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