city and capital of North Sumatra Province, Indonesia

Medan (Indonesian pronunciation: [meˈdan] (audio speaker iconlisten); English: /mdɑːn/) is the capital and largest city of the Indonesian province of North Sumatra. It is one of the four main central cities of Indonesia, alongside Jakarta, Surabaya, and Makassar.[1][2]

coat of arms


  1. "26. Z. Irian Jaya". (Word DOC) (in Indonesian). Archived from the original on 5 July 2019. Retrieved 16 May 2019.
  2. Geografi. ISBN 9789797596194.