Place Name LONDON

TYPE: Settlement
OTHER SCRIPTS: Лондон (Russian, Serbian)
PRONOUNCED: LUN-dən (English), LAWN-dawn (German)   [details]

Meaning & History

From Latin Londinium, of unknown meaning. This is the capital city of the United Kingdom.

Categories

national capitals
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Londinium (Ancient Roman), Londýn (Czech), Londen (Dutch), Londres (French), Londra (Italian), Londyn (Polish), Londres (Portuguese), Londýn (Slovak), Londres (Spanish)