Turkish Place Names
are used in the country of Turkey, which is situated in western Asia and southeastern Europe. Turkey is part of the larger Muslim world. See also about Turkish names
IRAK (Country) Turkish
Turkish form of IRAQ
. This name begins with a Turkish dotless i
in its capital form, appearing identical to I
SURİYE (Political Subdivision & Country) Turkish
Turkish form of SYRIA
. This was the name of a province of the Ottoman Empire.
URAL (Region & River) Russian, English, German, Turkish, Bashkir
Meaning unknown, possibly from Turkic aral
meaning "island, boundary". This is the name of a mountain range and a river in western Russia.