Submitted Place Names Starting with F
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(Political Subdivision) Italian
Habitational name for someone who comes from Fano, Italy
English form of Føroyar
. The name is probably derived from Old Norse fær
"sheep". The Faroe Islands are an autonomous country within the Danish kingdom.
A town in Northumberland, England. From Old English feðere
"stone", and healh
The name of the Country in Europe. Finland is a Northern European nation bordering Sweden, Norway and Russia. Its capital, Helsinki, occupies a peninsula and surrounding islands in the Baltic Sea. Helsinki is home to the 18th-century sea fortress Suomenlinna, the fashionable Design District and diverse museums... [more]
(Political Subdivision) English (American)
Name of a state in the United States, formerly a Spanish colony, from Spanish Pascua florida
, literally "flowering Easter", a Spanish name for Palm Sunday, because the peninsula was discovered on that day (March 20, 1513) by the expedition of Spanish explorer Ponce de León.
Probably derived from Old Norse fær
"sheep" and oyer
, an archaic Faroese word meaning "islands".
French Guiana is an overseas region of France on the northeast coast of South America, composed mainly of tropical rainforest. The ruins of 17th-century Fort Cépérou overlook the capital, Cayenne, with its colorful Creole houses and street markets... [more]
This is the name of a mountain, located on the boundaries of Shizuoka and Yamanashi prefectures in central Japan, that has been a symbol for the Japanese for centuries. The kanji that make up Fuji are 富 (fu, fuu, tomi, to.mu) meaning "abundant, enrich, wealth" and 士 (shi) meaning "gentleman, samurai."... [more]