Czech Place Names

Czech names are used in the Czech Republic in central Europe. See also about Czech and Slovak names.
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ARGENTINA (Country) Spanish, English, Portuguese, Italian, Russian, Czech, Croatian, Serbian, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
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".
AUSTRÁLIE (Region & Country) Czech
Czech form of AUSTRALIA.
BELGIE (Country) Czech
Czech form of BELGIUM.
BETLÉM (Settlement) Czech
Czech form of BETHLEHEM.
ČAD (Body of Water & Country) Czech, Slovak, Serbian, Croatian, Slovene
Czech, Slovak, Serbian, Croatian and Slovene form of CHAD.
ČECHY (Region) Czech, Slovak
From the name of the Slavic tribe of the Czechs, probably derived from the Slavic root čelo meaning "family, tribe". This is the Czech name of Bohemia, while the Czech Republic is called Česko.
ČESKO (Country) Czech, Slovak
From the name of the Slavic tribe of the Czechs (see ČECHY). This is the Czech name for the Czech Republic.
ČESKOSLOVENSKO (Country) Czech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of CZECHOSLOVAKIA.
ČÍNA (Country) Czech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of CHINA.
DUNAJ (River) Polish, Czech, Slovak
Polish, Czech and Slovak form of DANUBE.
FRANCIE (Country) Czech
Czech form of FRANCE.
GHANA (Country) English, French, German, Dutch, Italian, Spanish, Polish, Czech, Slovak
From the name of the Ghana Empire, which was located in the southwestern Sahara and existed up to the 13th century. Ghana, meaning "warrior" in Mande, was actually the title of the rulers, while the empire itself was more properly known as Awkar. In 1957 this was adopted as the name of the newly independent country of Ghana, formerly the British colony Gold Coast, despite the fact that the country lies outside the empire's territory.
HOŘOVICE (Settlement) Czech
From Czech hora meaning "mountain". This is the name of a town in the Czech Republic.
INDIE (Country) Polish, Czech
Polish and Czech form of INDIA.
IRÁK (Country) Czech
Czech form of IRAQ.
ITÁLIE (Country) Czech
Czech form of Italia (see ITALY).
KARPATY (Region) Polish, Slovak, Czech
Polish, Slovak and Czech form of CARPATHIANS.
KOREA (Country) English, German, Dutch, Finnish, Czech
From medieval Latin Corea, itself derived from GORYEO, the name of a kingdom that ruled most of the Korean Peninsula from the 10th to 14th centuries. This is the name of two countries, North and South Korea. Hanguk and Joseon are the Korean names for the countries.
KRAKOV (Settlement) Czech, Slovak, Russian, Croatian, Serbian
Form of KRAKÓW.
LONDÝN (Settlement) Czech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of LONDON.
NĚMECKO (Country) Czech
Czech cognate of NIEMCY, used as the Czech name of Germany.
NIL (River) Arabic, French, German, Luxembourgish, Catalan, Czech, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Slovene, Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian, Azerbaijani
Form of NILE in various languages. In Arabic it is properly written with the definite article: النيل (al-Nil).
NIZOZEMSKO (Country) Czech
From Czech nízký "low" and země "land". This is the Czech name for the Netherlands (for which it is also a translation).
PÁKISTÁN (Country) Czech
Czech form of PAKISTAN.
PEKING (Settlement) German, Dutch, Luxembourgish, Swedish, Czech, Slovak, Slovene, Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian, English (Archaic)
Form of BEIJING in various languages, as well as an older English form.
POLSKO (Country) Czech
Czech form of POLAND.
PRAHA (Settlement) Czech, Slovak, Norwegian, Finnish
Czech form of PRAGUE.
RUSKO (Country) Czech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of RUSSIA.
SLEZSKO (Region) Czech
Czech form of SILESIA.
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.
ŠPANĚLSKO (Country) Czech
Czech form of Hispania (see SPAIN).
VARŠAVA (Settlement) Czech, Slovak, Croatian, Serbian, Slovene
Czech, Slovak, Croatian, Serbian and Slovene form of Warszawa (see WARSAW).