Browse Submitted Place Names

This is a list of submitted place names in which the person who added the name is lilolaf.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Áo (Country) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 奧 (Áo), a shortened form of Chinese 奧地利 (Àodìlì). This is the Vietnamese name for Austria.
Austri (Country) Albanian
Means Austria in Albanian.
Austria (Country) English
Medieval Latin word meaning "eastern borderland" Austriaca is the Latinised form of the Old High German name for the country, Ostarreich, which means 'eastern kingdom'; ostar meaning 'eastern' and reich meaning 'kingdom' in Old High German.
Avusturya (Country) Turkish
Turkish form of Austria.
Indi (Country) Albanian
Means India in Albanian.
Islandija (Country & Island) Lithuanian, Slovene
Lithuanian and Slovenian form of Iceland.
Japoni (Country) Albanian
Means Japan in Albanian.
Kanadë (Country) Albanian
Means Canada in Albanian.
Kriti (Political Subdivision & Island) Greek, Malay
Modern Greek transcription of Krete (see Crete) as well as the Malay form. This is the name of the largest and most populous island of Greece.
Meksikë (Country) Albanian
Means Mexico in Albanian.
Moldova (Country) Azerbaijani, Bulgarian, Danish, English, Estonian, Finnish, Georgian, Hungarian, Indonesian, Latvian, Malay, Maltese, Norwegian, Romanian, Turkish, Ukrainian
From the name of the Moldova River in eastern Romania, which is of uncertain origin and meaning. It may be from Slavic mold- meaning "spruce, fir" or *moldu meaning "tender, soft, young", from Old German molde meaning "open-pit mine", or Gothic Mulda meaning "dust, dirt"... [more]
Norvegji (Country) Albanian
Means Norway in Albanian.
Râca (Political Subdivision) Romanian
Saigon (Settlement & River) English
From Vietnamese Sài Gòn of unclear origin. It may have come from Khmer ព្រៃនគរ (Prey Nokor), the Khmer Empire-era name that was used to refer to the region before it was annexed by the Vietnamese in the 17th century (the name itself comes from Khmer ព្រៃ (prey) meaning "jungle, forest, woods" and នគរ (nokor) meaning "kingdom, city")... [more]
Svédország (Country) Hungarian
From Hungarian svéd meaning "Swede, Swedish" and ország meaning "country". This is the Hungarian name for Sweden.
Toronto (Settlement) English
The name Toronto is likely derived from the Iroquois word tkaronto, meaning "place where trees stand in the water". This refers to the northern end of what is now Lake Simcoe, where the Huron had planted tree saplings to corral fish... [more]
Turqi (Country) Albanian
Means Turkey in Albanian.
Txina (Country) Basque
Basque form of China.
Vokietija (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Germany.
Wenningsted (Settlement) North Frisian
Derived from North Frisian winning "gained land" and Low German stede "settlement".