Place Names of Length 9

This is a list of place names in which the length is 9.
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Achthoven (Settlement) Dutch
Means "eight gardens" in Dutch. This is the name of various towns in the Netherlands.
Aethiopia (Country) Ancient Roman
Latin form of Ethiopia.
Aithiopia (Country) Greek, Ancient Greek
Greek form of Ethiopia.
Alemannia (Region) Ancient Roman
Latin name for the lands where the Alemanni lived. The Alemanni were a confederation of Germanic tribes who lived around the upper Rhine River in the time of the Roman Empire.
Allemagne (Country) French
French form of Alemannia, used as the French name of Germany.
Amsterdam (Settlement) Dutch, English, German, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, French, Polish
Means "dam on the Amstel" in Dutch. This is the name of the capital city of the Netherlands, first mentioned with this name in the 13th century.
Antwerpen (Settlement) Dutch, German, Luxembourgish, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Icelandic, Finnish, Hungarian, Slovene, Croatian, Bosnian
Dutch form of Antwerp, as well as the form in several other languages.
Apeldoorn (Settlement) Dutch
Means "apple tree" in Dutch. This is the name of a city in the Netherlands.
Argentína (Country) Hungarian, Slovak, Icelandic
Hungarian, Slovak and Icelandic form of Argentina.
Argentīna (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Argentina.
Argentina (Country) Spanish, English, Portuguese, Italian, Russian, Romanian, Czech, Slovene, Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian, Macedonian, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Estonian, Lithuanian, Georgian, Azerbaijani, Indonesian, Malay
From Latin argentinus meaning "silvery", a derivative of argentum meaning "silver". This is the name of a country in South America, arising from a Latinized form of Spanish Río de la Plata meaning "river of silver".
Argentine (Country) French
French form of Argentina.
Argentini (Country) Greek
Greek form of Argentina.
Argentyna (Country) Polish
Polish form of Argentina.
Arhentyna (Country) Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of Argentina.
Arimathea (Settlement) Biblical
From Greek Ἁριμαθαία (Harimathaia), of unknown meaning. In the New Testament this is the home town of Joseph of Arimathea. The town has not been positively identified, though רָמָתַיִם (Ramatayim) or רָמָה (Ramah) near Jerusalem has been proposed.
Armenstan (Country) Kazakh
Kazakh form of Armanestan. This is an alternate Kazakh name for Armenia.
Ásgarður (Region) Norse Mythology
Icelandic form of Asgard.
Assendorp (Settlement) Dutch
From Dutch es meaning "ash tree" (plural essen) and dorp meaning "village". This is the name of a city in the Netherlands.
Äthiopien (Country) German
German form of Ethiopia.
Aureliana (Settlement) Ancient Roman
Means "of Aurelius" in Latin. This was the name of some Roman towns and estates.
Austrália (Region & Country) Portuguese, Slovak
Portuguese and Slovak form of Australia.
Australia (Region & Country) English, Italian, Spanish, Norwegian, Finnish, Polish, Indonesian, Malay
Derived from Latin australis meaning "southern". It was formally adopted as the name of the continent (and later country) by the British administrators of the region in 1824.
Austrálie (Region & Country) Czech
Czech form of Australia.
Australie (Region & Country) French
French form of Australia.
Australië (Region & Country) Dutch
Dutch form of Australia.
Babilónia (Settlement) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Babylon.
Babilonia (Settlement) Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Babylon.
Badalocum (Settlement) Ancient Roman
Latin form of Baggio.
Balgariya (Country) Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of Bulgaria.
Benington (Settlement) English
Means either "settlement belonging to Beonna's people" or "settlement by the River Beane" in Old English. This is the name of towns in England.
Bethlehem (Settlement) English, German, Dutch, Biblical
Means "house of bread" in Hebrew, from the roots בַּיִת (bayit) meaning "house" and לֶחֶם (lechem) meaning "bread". This is the name of a city in Palestine. It appears in the both the Old Testament and the New Testament, notably as the town where Jesus is born.
Blackburn (Settlement) English
From Old English blæc "black" and burna "stream". This is the name of a city in Lancashire, England.
Blakesley (Settlement) English
From the Old English byname Blæcwulf "black wolf" combined with leah "woodland, clearing". This is the name of a city in Northamptonshire.
Blidworth (Settlement) English
From the Old English byname Blīþa "happy, blithe" and worþ "enclosure". This is the name of a town in Nottinghamshire, England.
Bolgariya (Country) Russian
Russian form of Bulgaria.
Botsuwana (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Botswana.
Brasilien (Country) German, Swedish, Danish
German, Swedish and Danish form of Brazil.
Braziliya (Country) Russian, Bulgarian
Russian and Bulgarian form of Brazil.
Bretaigne (Island & Region) Medieval French
Old French form of Britannia (see Britain).
Britaniya (Island) Russian, Bulgarian
Russian and Bulgarian form of Britain.
Britannia (Island) Ancient Roman
Latin form of Britain.
Bulgarien (Country) German, Swedish, Danish
German, Swedish and Danish form of Bulgaria.
Bulgarije (Country) Dutch
Dutch form of Bulgaria.
Calvianum (Settlement) Ancient Roman
Latin form of Caivano.
Catalogna (Region & Political Subdivision) Italian
Italian form of Catalonia.
Catalogne (Region & Political Subdivision) French
French form of Catalonia.
Catalonia (Region & Political Subdivision) English
From Catalan Catalunya, of uncertain meaning, possibly from Latin castellum "castle" or Gauthia Launia "land of the Goths". This is the name of a region in eastern Spain.
Catalunya (Region & Political Subdivision) Catalan
Catalan form of Catalonia.
Courtenay (Settlement) French
From the Gallo-Roman given name Curtenus, derived from Latin curtus "short". This is the name of a few French communes.
Danimarca (Country) Italian
Italian form of Denmark.
Denemarke (Country) Southern African, Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Denmark.
Dinamarca (Country) Spanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of Denmark.
Duitsland (Country) Dutch
Dutch form of Deutschland.
Englaland (Country) Anglo-Saxon
Old English form of England.
Eslovénia (Country) Portuguese (European)
Portuguese form of Slovenia.
Eslovènia (Country) Catalan, Occitan
Catalan and Occitan form of Slovenia.
Eslovênia (Country) Portuguese (Brazilian)
Brazilian Portuguese form of Slovenia.
Eslovenia (Country) Spanish
Spanish form of Slovenia.
Estocolmo (Settlement) Spanish
Spanish form of Stockholm.
Euphrates (River) English, Ancient Roman, Ancient Greek
From Greek Εὐφράτης (Euphrates), the name of a river in Mesopotamia. It is derived from Old Persian Ufratu, itself from Elamite or Sumerian, of unknown meaning.
Filipinas (Country) Spanish, Portuguese, Filipino, Ilocano
Spanish, Portuguese and Ilocano form of Philippines.
Filippine (Country) Italian
Italian form of Philippines.
Finlândia (Country) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Finnland (see Finland).
Finlandia (Country) Spanish, Italian, Polish, Greek, Indonesian
Spanish, Italian, Polish, Greek and Indonesian form of Finnland (see Finland).
Franconia (Region) Late Roman, English, Italian, Spanish
Latin name derived from Frank, the name of a Germanic tribe. This is the name of a region in southern Germany.
Francuska (Country) Croatian, Serbian
Croatian and Serbian form of France.
Frankrijk (Country) Dutch
Dutch cognate of Frankreich. This is the Dutch name for France.
Frankrike (Country) Swedish, Norwegian
Swedish and Norwegian cognate of Frankreich. This is the Swedish name for France.
Frantsiya (Country) Russian, Ukrainian, Bulgarian
Russian, Ukrainian and Bulgarian form of Francia (see France).
Furlanija (Region) Slovene
Slovene form of Friuli.
Germaniya (Country) Russian, Bulgarian
Russian and Bulgarian form of Germania (see Germany).
Giordania (Country) Italian
Italian form of Jordan (the country).
Gorjestan (Country) Persian
From Persian گرج (Gorj) meaning "Georgia (the country)" combined with the suffix ستان (stan) meaning "land of". This is the modern Persian name for the country of Georgia.
Guatemala (Country) Spanish, English, Portuguese, French, Italian, Catalan, German, Dutch, Danish, Norwegian, Swedish, Finnish, Estonian, Czech, Slovak, Hungarian, Romanian, Turkish
From Nahuatl Cuauhtemallan meaning "place of the woodpile". This is the name of a country in Central America.
Guatemara (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Guatemala.
Gwatemala (Country) Polish
Polish form of Guatemala.
Harvatiya (Country) Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of Croatia.
Hendustan (Country) Persian
Extended form of هند (Hend), the Persian form of India, using the suffix ستان (stan) meaning "land of".
Hindustan (Country) Indian, Hindi, Urdu, English (Archaic)
Alternate name for India, of Persian origin.
Hiszpania (Country) Polish
Polish form of Hispania (see Spain).
Holandija (Country) Serbian
Serbian form of Holland 1, referring to the entire country of the Netherlands.
Holandiya (Country) Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of Holland 1, referring to the provinces and sometimes the entire country.
Hongarije (Country) Dutch
Dutch form of Hungary.
Hunnacott (Settlement) English
From Old English hunig "honey" or the given name Huna combined with cot "cottage". This is the name of a small town in Devon, England.
Hut-Ka-Ptah (Other) Ancient Egyptian (Hypothetical)
Ancient Egyptian name (reconstructed) of the temple of Ptah in Memphis (see Egypt).
Hvatemala (Country) Ukrainian, Belarusian
Ukrainian and Belarusian form of Guatemala.
Indonésia (Country) Javanese, Sundanese, Portuguese
Javanese, Sundanese and Portuguese form of Indonesia.
Indonesia (Country) Indonesian, Malay, Buginese, Minangkabau, English, Italian, Spanish, Norwegian, Finnish, Korean, Late Greek
From Greek Ἰνδός (Indos), referring to the Indus, combined with νῆσος (nesos) meaning "island". This name has been used since the 18th century by colonial powers to refer to the Indonesian archipelago and since 1945 to refer to the independent nation.
Indonesië (Country) Dutch
Dutch form of Indonesia.
Iordaniya (Country) Russian
Russian form of Jordan (the country).
Irlandiya (Country & Island) Russian, Ukrainian, Bulgarian
Russian, Ukrainian and Bulgarian form of Ireland.
Jérusalem (Settlement) French
French form of Jerusalem.
Jerusalém (Settlement) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Jerusalem.
Jerusalem (Settlement) English, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, Luxembourgish, Southern African, Afrikaans, Catalan, Bosnian, Biblical
From Hebrew יְרוּשָׁלַיִם (Yerushalayim), from an earlier Canaanite form like Urushalim, probably meaning "established by (the god) Shalim". This is the name of a city in Israel and Palestine. Originally a Canaanite city, it was conquered by the Israelites under King David at the beginning of the 10th century BC. It is now regarded as a holy city by Jews, Christians and Muslims.
Jerusalén (Settlement) Spanish
Spanish form of Jerusalem.
Jerusalim (Settlement) Serbian
Serbian form of Jerusalem.
Jeruzalem (Settlement) Dutch, Slovak, Slovene, Croatian
Dutch, Slovak, Slovene and Croatian form of Jerusalem.
Jordaania (Country) Estonian
Estonian form of Jordan (the country).
Jordanien (Country) German, Swedish
German and Swedish form of Jordan (the country).
Jordanija (Country) Slovene, Lithuanian
Slovene and Lithuanian form of Jordan (the country).
Kazahstan (Country) Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian, Slovene, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Romanian
Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian, Slovene, Bulgarian, Macedonian and Romanian form of Kazakh Қазақстан (see Kazakhstan).
Kazakstan (Country) Kyrgyz, Greek, Finnish, Swedish
Kyrgyz, Greek, Finnish and Swedish form of Kazakh Қазақстан (see Kazakhstan).
Kimberley 1 (Settlement) English
Means either "Cyneburga's field", "Cynebald's field" or "Cynemær's field". This is the name of towns in Warwickshire, Nottinghamshire and Norfolk.
Kimberley 2 (Settlement) English
City in South Africa that was named after John Wodehouse, 1st Earl of Kimberley (1826-1902). His title was taken from the name of the town of Kimberley 1 in Norfolk.
Kirgistan (Country) Polish, Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian, Macedonian, Icelandic, German
Form of Kyrgyzstan in several languages, as well as a German variant.
Kirgiziya (Country) Russian
Russian form of Kyrgyzstan.
Kĩrĩnyaga (Mountain) Eastern African, Kikuyu
Kikuyu form of Kenya (the mountain).
Kolumbien (Country & Political Subdivision) German
German form of Colombia and sometimes of Columbia (for example Britisch-Kolumbien for British Columbia).
Kolumbija (Country, Region, Settlement & Political Subdivision) Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian, Slovene, Macedonian, Latvian, Lithuanian
Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian, Slovene, Macedonian, Latvian and Lithuanian form of Columbia and Colombia.
Kolumbiya (Country, Region, Settlement & Political Subdivision) Russian, Ukrainian, Bulgarian
Russian, Ukrainian and Bulgarian form of Columbia and Colombia.
Kordestan (Region) Persian
Persian form of Kurdistan.
Kürdistan (Region) Turkish
Turkish form of Kurdistan.
Kurdistan (Region) Kurdish, Arabic, English, French, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Russian
From Kurdish کوردستان (Kurdistan), from the Persian ethnic name کرد (Kord) meaning "Kurd" combined with the Persian suffix ستان (stan) meaning "land of". This is the name of the region in the midst of Iran, Iraq and Turkey that is primarily inhabited by the Kurdish people.
Lithuania (Country) English
From a Latinized form of Lithuanian Lietuva, possibly derived from the name of the small river Letavka. This is the name of a country in the Baltic region of northern Europe.
Litvanija (Country) Serbian, Bosnian, Macedonian
Serbian, Bosnian and Macedonian form of Lithuania.
Lombardia (Political Subdivision) Italian
Italian form of Lombardy.
Londinium (Settlement) Ancient Roman
Latin form of London.
Lugodunon (Settlement) Gaulish
Gaulish form of Lyon.
Macédoine (Region, Country & Political Subdivision) French
French form of Macedonia.
Macedónia (Region, Country & Political Subdivision) Slovak, Portuguese (European)
Slovak and Portuguese form of Macedonia.
Macedônia (Region, Country & Political Subdivision) Portuguese (Brazilian)
Brazilian Portuguese form of Macedonia.
Macedonia (Region, Country & Political Subdivision) Ancient Greek (Latinized), English, Italian, Spanish, Romanian, Polish
Derived from Greek Μακεδονία (Makedonia), the name of an ancient kingdom and region that was named after the ancient Macedonian people. Their name was derived from Greek μακεδνός (makednos) meaning "tall, thin", which was descriptive of the people or perhaps of where they lived in the highlands.... [more]
Macedonië (Region, Country & Political Subdivision) Dutch
Dutch form of Macedonia.
Makedonia (Region, Country & Political Subdivision) Ancient Greek, Greek, Norwegian, Finnish
Greek, Norwegian and Finnish form of Macedonia.
Makedonie (Region, Country & Political Subdivision) Czech
Czech form of Macedonia.
Maqduniya (Region, Country & Political Subdivision) Arabic
Arabic form of Macedonia.
Marakeshi (Settlement) Georgian
Georgian form of Arabic مرّاكش (see Marrakesh).
Marrakech (Settlement) French, Italian, Spanish, Danish, Norwegian, Swedish, Finnish, Croatian
French, Italian, Spanish, Danish, Norwegian, Swedish, Finnish and Croatian form of Arabic مرّاكش (see Marrakesh).
Marrakesh (Settlement) English, Dutch
From Arabic مرّاكش (Marrakush), possibly from Berber Murt n Akush meaning "land of God". This is the name of a city in Morocco.
Marrakush (Settlement) Arabic
Arabic form of Marrakesh.
Marruecos (Country) Spanish
Spanish form of Morocco.
Mitzrayim (Country) Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew cognate of Misr, referring to the country of Egypt.
Mongoliet (Country) Swedish, Danish
Swedish and Danish form of Mongolia.
Mongolija (Country, Political Subdivision & Region) Latvian, Lithuanian, Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian, Macedonian, Slovene
Latvian, Lithuanian, Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian, Macedonian and Slovene form of Mongolia.
Mongoliya (Country, Political Subdivision & Region) Russian, Bulgarian, Kyrgyz, Uzbek
Russian, Bulgarian, Kyrgyz and Uzbek form of Mongolia.
Monholiya (Country, Political Subdivision & Region) Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of Mongolia.
Mozambico (Island & Country) Italian
Italian form of Mozambique.
Nederland (Country) Dutch, Norwegian
Dutch and Norwegian cognate of Netherlands.
Noorwegen (Country) Dutch
Dutch form of Norway.
Norðvegr (Country) Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse cognate of Norway.
Ozbekstan (Country) Kazakh, Kyrgyz
Kazakh and Kyrgyz form of O'zbekiston (see Uzbekistan).
Paquistão (Country) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Pakistan.
Pilipinas (Country) Filipino, Tagalog, Cebuano, Hiligaynon
Tagalog, Cebuano and Hiligaynon form of Philippines.
Portugale (Region) Late Roman
Later form of Portus Cale, referring to the area around the city.
Priestley (Settlement) English
From Old English preost "priest" and leah "woodland, clearing". This is the name of a few small towns in England.
Qazaqstan (Country) Kazakh, Chechen
Kazakh (and Chechen) form of Kazakhstan.
Rumænien (Country) Danish
Danish form of Romania.
Rumunjska (Country) Croatian
Croatian form of Romania.
Saint Maur (Settlement) French
Name commemorating Saint Maurus. This is the name of several communes in France.
Scherwode (Region) Medieval English
Middle English form of Sherwood.
Schlesien (Region) German
German form of Silesia.
Schotland (Country) Dutch
Dutch form of Scotland.
Sherborne (Settlement) English
From Old English scir "bright" and burna "spring, fountain, stream". This is the name of several towns in England.
Skotlanti (Country) Finnish
Finnish form of Scotland.
Skottland (Country) Swedish, Norwegian
Swedish and Norwegian form of Scotland.
Slovakien (Country) Swedish
Swedish form of Slovakia.
Slovakiet (Country) Danish
Danish form of Slovakia.
Slovaquie (Country) French
French form of Slovakia.
Slovenien (Country) Danish, Swedish
Danish and Swedish form of Slovenia.
Slovėnija (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Slovenia.
Slovēnija (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Slovenia.
Slovenija (Country) Slovene, Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian, Macedonian
From medieval Slavic slovene referring to the tribe of the Slavs. This is the Slovene name for Slovenia.
Sloveniya (Country) Russian, Ukrainian, Bulgarian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Tajik, Uzbek
Russian, Ukrainian and Bulgarian form of Slovenia.
Slovensko (Country) Slovak, Czech
From medieval Slavic slovene referring to the tribe of the Slavs. This is the Slovak name for Slovakia.
Slovinsko (Country) Czech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of Slovenia.
Slowakije (Country) Dutch
Dutch form of Slovakia.
Slowenien (Country) German
German form of Slovenia.
Španělsko (Country) Czech
Czech form of Hispania (see Spain).
Stoccolma (Settlement) Italian
Italian form of Stockholm.
Stockholm (Settlement) Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, English, German, Dutch, French
From Swedish stock "log" and holme "islet". The islet probably referred to Helgeandsholmen in central Stockholm. This is the name of the capital city of Sweden. The first written mention of the name occurs in 1252.
Švicarska (Country) Croatian
Croatian form of Schweiz, used as the Croatian name for Switzerland.
Szlovákia (Country) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Slovakia.
Tailandia (Country) Spanish, Italian
Spanish form and Italian variant of Thailand (probably via English).
Tajlandia (Country) Polish
Polish form of Thailand (probably via English).
Taliansko (Country) Slovak
Slovak form of Italia (see Italy).
Tansaania (Country) Estonian
Estonian form of Tanzania.
Tanzanija (Country) Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian, Slovene, Macedonian, Lithuanian
Form of Tanzania in several languages.
Tanzaniya (Country) Russian, Ukrainian, Bulgarian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Tajik, Uzbek
Form of Tanzania in several languages.
Tataouine (Settlement) French, English
From Tamazight Tittawin, possibly from tit meaning "eye". This is a city in Tunisia. It is the source of the name of the desert planet Tatooine from the fictional Star Wars universe.
Thaïlande (Country) French
French form of Thailand (probably via English).
Venecuela (Country) Serbian, Macedonian, Bosnian, Croatian
Serbian, Macedonian and Bosnian form of Venezuela, as well as a Croatian variant.
Venesuela (Country) Russian, Ukrainian, Lithuanian, Azerbaijani, Georgian
Russian, Ukrainian, Lithuanian, Azerbaijani and Georgian form of Venezuela.
Venezuela (Country) Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, French, English, German, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, Estonian, Czech, Slovak, Hungarian, Romanian, Slovene, Croatian, Albanian, Turkish, Indonesian, Malay
Possibly from Italian Veneziola meaning "little Venice". This is the name of a country on the northern coast of South America. The region was supposedly named this in 1499 by a Spanish expedition (which included Amerigo Vespucci) because an indigenous town on Lake Maracaibo was built on stilts over the water, reminiscent of the Italian city. Another theory suggests that the country's name comes from Veneciuela, the name of a local people.
Vindobona (Settlement) Ancient Roman
From Celtic windos "white" and bona "foundation, fort". This was a Roman military town on the site of the Austrian city of Vienna.
Wakefield (Settlement) English
From Old English wacu "wake, vigil" and feld "field". This is the name of a city in England.
Wenezuela (Country) Polish
Polish form of Venezuela.
Winthrope 1 (Settlement) English
Means "Wine's village", from the given name Wine and Old English þrop "village". This is the name of a town in Lincolnshire.
Winthrope 2 (Settlement) English
Means "Wigmund's village", from the given name Wigmund and Old English þrop "village". This is the name of a town in Nottinghamshire.
Wymondham (Settlement) English
From the given name Wigmund combined with Old English ham "home, settlement". This is the name of a town in Norfolk.
Yordaniya (Country) Bulgarian, Ukrainian
Bulgarian and Ukrainian form of Jordan (the country).