Ukrainian Place Names

Ukrainian names are used in the country of Ukraine in eastern Europe.
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KAZAKHSTAN Казахстан (Country) English, Russian, Ukrainian, French
From Kazakh Қазақстан (Qazaqstan), from the ethnic name қазақ (qazaq), which is probably of Turkic origin, combined with the Persian suffix ستان (stan) meaning "land of". This is the name of a country in central Asia.
KYTAY Китай (Country) Ukrainian
Ukrainian cognate of CATHAY, used as the Ukrainian name of China.
ROSIYA Росія (Country) Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of RUSSIA.
RUS Русь (Region) Russian, Ukrainian, English, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Possibly of Old Norse origin meaning "rowers". This was the name of a medieval Slavic state of eastern Europe.
UZBEKISTAN Узбекистан (Country) English, Russian, Ukrainian
From Uzbek O'zbekiston, derived from the ethnic name O'zbek (which is probably in part from Turkic beg meaning "chieftain, master") combined with the Persian suffix ستان (stan) meaning "land of". This is the name of a country in central Asia.