Place Name ARMENIA

TYPE: Country
OTHER SCRIPTS: Αρμενια (Greek)

Meaning & History

From Greek Αρμενια (Armenia), which was from Old Persian Armina, which is itself probably of Armenia origin. This is the name of a country in the Caucasus region, called Hayastan in Armenian.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Armenië (Dutch), Arménie (French), Armenien (German), Armeniya (Russian)
Entry added May 31, 2018