Nanortalik

Nanortalik ( pronunciation) (IATA: JNN), formerly Nennortalik, is a town in the Kujalleq municipality in southern Greenland. With 1,448 inhabitants in 2010, it is the tenth-largest town in the country. The name Nanortalik means "Place of Polar Bears" or "Place Where the Polar Bears Go" (from Kalaallisut: nanoq). It is the southern-most town in Greenland with a population of over 1,000.

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