Indian Submitted Place Names

Indian names are used in India and in Indian communities throughout the world. See also about Indian names.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
BHARATPUR (Region) Indian
CIṄKAPPŪR (Country) Tamil
Tamil form of Singapore.
DARJEELING (Other) Indian
Darjeeling India is a part of India and is well known because Mother Teresa (1910-1997) went there in 1929 for missionary reasons.
ILANKAI (Country) Tamil
Tamil form of Sri Lanka.
ISLAMABAD (Settlement) Urdu, English
Means "city of Islam", a combination of اسلام (Islām) referring to the monotheistic religion and the Persian آباد (ābād) "city, building, habitation". This is the name of the capital city of Pakistan.
LAKARI (Settlement) Urdu
Locational name, named for the town in India. The town's name is Urdu and means "wood".
MEGHALAYA (Political Subdivision) Indian
Means "abode of clouds" in Sanskrit. This is the name of a state in northeastern India.
NANELI (Settlement) Indian
NARELA (Settlement) Indian
SAMŌVA (Country) Telugu
Telugu form of Samoa.
SANETA (Settlement) Indian
Town in Punjab, India.
SINDH (Political Subdivision & Region) Urdu, Sindhi, English
From Sindhu, the Sanskrit name of the Indus River; ultimately from the Sanskrit सिन्धु (síndhu) meaning "river, stream". This is the name of a province in southeastern Pakistan, the ancestral home of the Sindhi people.