Thai Place Names

Thai names are used in the country of Thailand in southeastern Asia.
type
usage
CHIN จีน (Country) Indian, Hindi, Persian, Thai, Lao
Hindi, Persian, Thai and Lao form of CHINA.
INDIA อินเดีย (Country) English, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Norwegian, Estonian, Slovak, Hungarian, Romanian, Albanian, Greek, Indonesian, Malay, Thai, Ancient Roman, Ancient Greek
Derived from the name of the INDUS River. In many languages of India, the name Bharat is used to refer to the country. However, some southern Indian languages use spellings based on English India.
IRAN อิหร่าน (Country) Persian, Arabic, English, French, Italian, German, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, Romanian, Russian, Ukrainian, Polish, Slovene, Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Greek, Hebrew, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Urdu, Indian, Hindi, Indonesian, Malay, Burmese, Thai, Tagalog, Filipino, Japanese, Korean, Mongolian
Derived from Middle Persian Eran, related to Old Iranian Arya meaning "Iranian, Aryan". This is the name of a country in western Asia, formerly called Persia in the West.
LAO ลาว (Country) Lao, Burmese, Thai, Khmer
Lao, Burmese, Thai and Khmer form of LAOS.
MIYANMA มียนมา (Country) Thai, Khmer
Thai and Khmer form of MYANMAR.
PAMA พม่า (Country) Thai
Thai form of BURMA.
SIRIA ซีเรีย (Country) Italian, Spanish, Albanian, Georgian, Armenian, Thai, Korean
Form of SYRIA in various languages.
SUDAN ซูดาน (Country) English, Arabic, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Russian, Ukrainian, Polish, Slovene, Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Turkish, Azerbaijani, Indonesian, Malay, Chinese, Thai
From Arabic سُود (sud) meaning "black", referring to the darker skin of the inhabitants. This is the name of a country in Africa. In Arabic it is properly written with the definite article: السُودان (al-Sudan).
THAI ไทย (Country) Thai, Khmer
Possibly from a Thai root meaning "person". This is the Thai word for Thailand, usually written in the compounds เมืองไทย (Meueng Thaiy) meaning "region of Thailand", ประเทศไทย (Prathet Thaiy) meaning "nation of Thailand" or ราชอาณาจักรไทย (Rachanachakn Thaiy) meaning "kingdom of Thailand".