Place Names Starting with R
Means "garlic island", derived from Old English hramsa
"garlic" and eg
"island". This is the name of villages in England.
Means unknown, probably of Etruscan origin. This is the name of a city in Italy.
Possibly from Irish rua
meaning "red". This is the name of a river in Ireland.
(Settlement) English, French
Meaning uncertain, from Latin Roma
. This is the name of the capital city of Italy. According to legend the city was named for ROMULUS
(Region & Settlement) Scottish
From Scottish Gaelic ros
meaning "promontory". This is the name of a historic region in northern Scotland, as well as towns in Scotland and northern England.
From the older Rotheheim
, derived from Dutch rothe
"cleared area in a forest" and heim
"home". This is the name of a town in Gelderland in the Netherlands.
Means "Royse's town" in Old English. The given name Royse
was a medieval variant of ROSE
. This is the name of a town in Hertfordshire.
Derived from the medieval state of RUS
meaning "country, state". This is the German name for Russia