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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
VÄRMLAND   (Political Subdivision)   Swedish
Swedish county and province. The name could be derived from Swedish värma meaning "warmth, to heat up".
VÄSTERÅS   (Settlement)   Swedish
Derived from Westra Aros meaning "west river mouth". Västerås is the 5th largest city in Sweden.
VÄSTERBOTTEN   (Political Subdivision)   Swedish
Swedish county (län) and historical province (landskap) in Northern Sweden. The name refers to its geographical location west of the Bothnian Bay and Bothnian sea. The county is the 2nd biggest in Sweden (by area) and more than two times as big as the province... [more]
VÄSTERGÖTLAND   (Region)   Swedish
Västergötland is a historical province in Sweden meaning "Western Götaland". The largest city is Göteborg. ... [more]
VÄSTMANLAND   (Political Subdivision)   Swedish
Means "land of the western people". Western people referred to people living west of Uppland. ... [more]
VÄSTRA GÖTALAND   (Political Subdivision)   Swedish
Västra Götaland is a Swedish county (län). The name means "Western Götaland". ... [more]
VAVYLON   (Settlement)   Greek, Belarusian, Ukrainian
Modern Greek transcription of Babylon, and Ukrainian and Belarusian form.
VENEZUELA   (Country)   English
The name of the Country in South America. Venezuela is a country on the northern coast of South America with diverse natural attractions. Along its Caribbean coast are tropical resort islands including Isla de Margarita and the Los Roques archipelago... [more]
VERMONT   (Political Subdivision)   English (American)
Name of a state in the United States, literally "green mountain" from French verde "green" + mont "mountain".
VIENTIANE   (Settlement)   English, French
From Lao ວຽງຈັນ (Wīang Chan) meaning "city of sandalwood"; composed of Lao ວຽງ (wīang) "city, town" and ຈັນ (chan) "sandalwood" as well as "moon, Monday"... [more]
VILLARREAL   (Settlement)   Spanish
Villarreal is a city in the province of Castelló, in the Valencian Community, Spain.
VILNIUS   (Settlement)   Lithuanian, Czech, Danish, English, Estonian, Faroese, French, German, Norwegian, Portuguese, Slovak, Swedish
Capital of Lithuania. Named after the Vilnia River whose name is derived from Lithuanian vilnis "wave".
VINLAND   (Region)   Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse name for a place in modern Canada, named by viking Leif Eriksson c. 1000 AD. The first element of the name is uncertain, but it could be from Old Norse vín "wine" or vin "meadow".
VIRGINIA   (Political Subdivision)   English (American)
Name of a state in the United States, "country of the Virgin", after Elizabeth I of England, who was known as the "Virgin Queen" because she never married.
VIRGINIË   (Political Subdivision)   Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Virginia.
VIROQUA   (Settlement)   English
From the Spanish Veragua. A town in Wisconsin.
VITRYSSLAND   (Country)   Swedish
Combination of Swedish vit "white" and Ryssland "Russia" (compare BELARUS).
VLADIKAVKAZ   (Settlement)   English, Russian
Means "ruler of the Caucasus", from the Slavic element vladeti meaning "to rule, to control" and the Russian word Кавказ (Kavkaz) meaning "Caucasus". Vladikavkaz is the capital city of the Republic of North Ossetia-Alania.
VOKIETIJA   (Country)   Lithuanian
Means Germany in Lithuanian.
VOLGA   (River)   English, Russian
English and Russian name for the largest river in Europe. The Old Mari name of the river is Volgydo, which means "bright". The name volgydo is cognate to Finno-Ugric valkea meaning "white" or "bright"... [more]
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