Submitted Place Names Starting with A

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Å (Settlement) Swedish
Å is a small village and a parish in Norrköping Municipality, Östergötland County, Sweden. It has a population of about 200.... [more]
AACHEN (Settlement) English, Danish, Finnish, German, Greek, Hungarian, Norwegian, Romanian, Slovak, Slovene, Swedish, Turkish
From Old High German aha or its Latin counterpart aquae, referring to the sacred springs associated with Granus, a Celtic god, from which the Latin form Aquisgranum derives. This is the name of a city in western Germany.
AAFRIKA (Region) Estonian
Estonian form of AFRICA.
AA FU HON (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of AFGHANISTAN.
AA GAN TING (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of ARGENTINA.
AAI COI NGO BEI AA (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of ETHIOPIA.
AA JI BAA NEI AA (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of ALBANIA.
AA JI KAP LEI AA (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of ALGERIA.
AAK GWAA DO JI (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of ECUADOR.
AA MAAN (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of OMAN.
AA MEI NEI AA (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of ARMENIA.
ABAE (Settlement) Ancient Greek
ABAKAN (Settlement & River) Russian, English
Derived from the name Abakhan which is the name of a mythological Turkish khan (king). His name means "bear's blood" in the Khakas language, and was bestowed to the present-day Abakan River and the city of the same name... [more]
ABANA (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of HAVANA.
ABBOTSFORD (Other) English (Canadian)
A city in British Columbia, Canada. It is in the FRASER VALLEY region.
ABCASIA (Country) Italian
Italian form of ABKHAZIA.
ABCAZIA (Country) Occitan
Occitan form of ABKHAZIA.
ABCHASIË (Political Subdivision) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of ABKHAZIA.
ABCHASIEN (Country) German
German form of ABKHAZIA.
ABC'HAZIA (Country) Breton
Breton form of ABKHAZIA.
ABCHÁZIE (Country) Czech
Czech form of ABKHAZIA.
ABCHAZIË (Political Subdivision) Dutch
Dutch form of ABKHAZIA.
ABCHAZIEN (Country) Swedish
Swedish form of ABKHAZIA.
ABCHAZIJA (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of ABKHAZIA.
ABCHAZJA (Country) Polish
Polish form of ABKHAZIA.
ABCHÁZSKO (Country) Slovak
Slovak form of ABKHAZIA.
ABCHAZYJŎ (Country) Silesian
Silesian form of ABKHAZIA.
ABERDEEN (Settlement) English (Rare)
A city in Scotland, stemming from the prefix aber- meaning 'river mouth', and the suffix -deen, which could possibly be referring to the rivers don and dee.
ABHAASIA (Country) Estonian
Estonian form of ABKHAZIA.
ABHASIA (Country) Finnish
Finnish form of ABKHAZIA.
ABHÁZIA (Country) Hungarian
Hungarian form of ABKHAZIA.
ABHAZIA (Country) Judeo-Spanish, Romanian
Ladino and Romanian form of ABKHAZIA.
ABHĀZIJA (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of ABKHAZIA.
ABHAZIJA (Country) Bosnian, Croatian, Macedonian, Serbian, Slovene
Bosnian, Croatian, Macedonian, Serbian, and Slovene form of ABKHAZIA.
ABHAZIYA (Country) Bulgarian, Crimean Tatar
Bulgarian and Crimean Tatar form of ABKHAZIA.
ABHAZYA (Country) Turkish
Turkish form of ABKHAZIA.
ABISKO (Other) Swedish
From Northern Sami Ábeskovvu meaning "forest by the big water", from Sami áphi "lake, sea, big water" and skovvu, identical to Swedish skog "forest". The "big water" is probably Torneträsk... [more]
ABJASIA (Country) Spanish
Spanish form of ABKHAZIA.
ABKASÍA (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of ABKHAZIA.
ABKASIA (Country) Faroese
Faroese form of ABKHAZIA.
ABKAŻJA (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of ABKHAZIA.
ABKHASIA (Country) Aragonese, Norwegian
Aragonese and Norwegian form of ABKHAZIA.
ABKHASIEN (Country) Danish
Danish form of ABKHAZIA.
ABKHAZ (Country) Mongolian, Ossetian, Persian
Mongolian, Ossetian, and Persian form of ABKHAZIA.
ABKHAZI (Country) Chechen, Chuvash, Ingush
Chechen, Chuvash, and Ingush form of ABKHAZIA.
ABKHÀZIA (Country) Catalan
Catalan form of ABKHAZIA.
ABKHAZIA (Country) Armenian, Basque, English, Galician, Indonesian, Malay, Filipino, Tagalog, Urdu
From Russian Абхазия (Abkhaziya) from Georgian აფხაზეთი (Apxazeti), which is derived from აფხაზი (Apxazi), the Georgian name for the Abkhaz people... [more]
ABKHAZIE (Country) French
French form of ABKHAZIA.
ABKHÀZZIA (Country) Sicilian
Sicilian form of ABKHAZIA.
ÅBO (Settlement) Swedish
Possibly from Swedish å "river" and bo "home, dwelling" or "dweller, inhabitant". Other meanings are possible, like it being derived from the given name AABO... [more]
ABOE DHABI (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Abu Dhabi.
ABONDANCE (Political Subdivision) French
ABRUZZO (Political Subdivision) Italian, English, Maltese, Portuguese
From Late Latin Aprutium, itself probably from Praetūtium, which defined the territory in which the tribe of the Praetutii lived. This is the name of a region in southern Italy.
ABUCA (Settlement) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of ABUJA.
ABUCHA (Settlement) Thai
Thai form of ABUJA.
ABUDŽA (Settlement) Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Serbian
Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, and Serbian form of ABUJA.
ABUDŻA (Settlement) Polish
Polish form of ABUJA.
ABUDZHA (Settlement) Belarusian, Bulgarian, Kazakh, Russian, Ukrainian
Belarusian, Bulgarian, Kazakh, Russian, and Ukrainian form of ABUJA.
ABUĜO (Settlement) Esperanto
Esperanto form of ABUJA.
ABUHAJIA (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of ABKHAZIA.
ABUHAZI (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of ABKHAZIA.
ÀBÚJÁ (Settlement) Western African, Yoruba
Yoruba form of ABUJA.
ABUJA (Settlement) Western African, Hausa, Igbo, Yoruba, Afrikaans, Arabic, Armenian, Bosnian, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, Georgian, German, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Mongolian, Norwegian, Persian, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovak, Slovene, Swedish, Tagalog, Tajik, Turkish, Urdu
From Abu-Ja, a nickname of 19th-century monarch Abubakar Jatau (sometimes referred to as "Abu"), who founded what is now the city of Abuja in 1828. By some accounts, he was described as having fair skin, which possibly earned him the nickname Ja meaning "red" in Hausa... [more]
ABUJIA (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of ABUJA.
ABUXHA (Settlement) Albanian
Albanian form of ABUJA.
ABUYA (Settlement) Spanish, Asturian
Spanish and Asturian form of ABUJA.
ABUZABI (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of Abu Dhabi.
ABXAZIYA (Country) Azerbaijani, Uzbek
Azerbaijani and Uzbek form of ABKHAZIA.
ABXAZYA (Country) Kabyle, Kurdish
Kabyle and Kurdish form of ABKHAZIA.
ABYSSEEN (Country) Manx
Manx form of ABYSSINIA
ABYSSINIA (Country) English
The name of Ethiopia until the early 20th century.
ABYSSINIE (Country) French
French form of ABYSSINIA
ACÁDIA (Country, Region & Settlement) Portuguese
Portuguese form of both Acadia and AKKAD (mostly the ancient city, but sometimes also the Akkadian Empire).
ACADIE (Region) French
French form of Acadia.
ACADIË (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Acadia.
ACARNÂNIA (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Acarnania.
ACARNANIE (Region) French
French form of Acarnania.
AÇE (Political Subdivision) Turkish
Turkish form of ACEH.
AĆEH (Political Subdivision) Serbian
Serbian form of ACEH.
AÇEH (Political Subdivision) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of ACEH.
AČEH (Political Subdivision) Czech
Czech form of ACEH.
ACÉH (Political Subdivision) Balinese, Sundanese
Balinese and Sundanese form of ACEH.
ACÈH (Political Subdivision) Acehnese, Javanese, Madurese
Acehnese, Javanese and Madurese form of ACEH.
ACEH (Political Subdivision) Indonesian, Banjar, Buginese, Malay, Minangkabau, Danish, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Icelandic, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Slovak, Spanish, Swedish, Filipino, Tagalog
From Acehnese Acèh, which is of uncertain meaning. A popular backronym states that it is derived from Indonesian Arab, Cina, Eropa, Hindia meaning "Arab, China, Europe, Indies" referring to the groups and regions that have historically influenced the people of Aceh... [more]
AČEHA (Political Subdivision) Latvian
Latvian form of ACEH.
AČEHAS (Political Subdivision) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of ACEH.
ACERBAIXÁN (Country) Galician
Galician form of AZERBAIJAN
ACHEH (Political Subdivision) Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of ACEH.
ACHEHI (Political Subdivision) Georgian
Georgian form of ACEH.
ACHEKH (Political Subdivision) Belarusian, Russian, Ukrainian
Belarusian, Russian, and Ukrainian form of ACEH.
ACHÉM (Political Subdivision) Portuguese
Portuguese form of ACEH.
ACHEX (Political Subdivision) Uzbek
Uzbek form of ACEH.
ACHGABAT (Settlement) French
French form of ASHGABAT.
A-CHIU (Region) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of YAZHOU.
Â-CHÛ (Region) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka romanization of YAZHOU.
Ā-CIŬ (Region) Chinese (Min Dong)
Min Dong romanization of YAZHOU.
AÇORES (Political Subdivision & Region) Portuguese, Catalan, French
Portuguese form of AZORES, which has been adopted into Catalan and French.
ADAL SULTANATE (Country) History
The Adal Sultanate, or Kingdom of Adal or Awdal, was a Muslim Somali kingdom and sultanate located in the Horn of Africa.
ADAM-ONDI-AHMAN (Mountain) Mormon
According to LDS theology, this is where Adam was declared Michael, the archangel.
ADANA (Settlement & Political Subdivision) Turkish
City and province in TURKEY.
ADIGEJA (Political Subdivision) Bosnian, Latvian, Macedonian, Serbian, Slovene
Bosnian, Latvian, Macedonian, Serbian, and Slovene form of ADYGEA.
ADIGEYA (Political Subdivision) Crimean Tatar
Crimean Tatar form of ADYGEA.
ADIGHE (Political Subdivision) Georgian
Georgian form of ADYGEA.
ADIGHEYEH (Political Subdivision) Persian
Persian form of ADYGEA.
ADIGUÈSIA (Political Subdivision) Catalan
Catalan form of ADYGEA.
ADVENT (Settlement) English
ADYGA KHAKU (Country & Region) Circassian
From Circassian адыгэ (adyga), the name of the Adyghe people, combined with хэку (khaku) meaning "homeland, land". This is the Circassian name for Circassia.
ADYGEA (Political Subdivision) English, Indonesian, Malay, Tagalog
From Russian Адыгея (Adygeya), which is from Adyghe адыгэ (adyge), the endonym of the Circassian (Adyghe) people. The ethnic name is of uncertain meaning, though it may mean "mountain between seas" or "mountain by the sea"... [more]
ADYGEJA (Political Subdivision) Danish, German, Norwegian, Polish
Danish, German, Norwegian, and Polish form of ADYGEA.
ADYGEYA (Political Subdivision) Kazakh, Russian
Kazakh and Russian form of ADYGEA.
ADYGEYCHO (Political Subdivision) Chechen
From адыгей (adygey), the Chechen name for the Circassian (Adyghe) people, combined with the suffix -чоь (-cho) meaning "place of". This is the Chechen name for Adygea.
ADYGUÉE (Political Subdivision) French
French form of ADYGEA.
AE (Settlement & River) Scottish, Scots
The name of a village and a stream in Southwest Scotland. The name seems to be derived from Old Norse á, meaning 'river'.
A'ERBANIYA (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of ALBANIA.
AERJILIYA (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of ALGERIA.
AETÓIP (Country) Irish
Irish form of ETHIOPIA.
AFFGANISTAN (Country) Welsh
Welsh form of AFGHANISTAN.
AFGAANISTAN (Country) Eastern African, Somali
Somali form of AFGHANISTAN.
AFGANASTÁIN (Country) Irish
Irish form of AFGHANISTAN.
AFGANIO (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of AFGHANISTAN.
AFĞANISTAN (Country) Crimean Tatar
Crimean Tatar form of AFGHANISTAN.
AFƔANISTAN (Country) Kabyle
Kabyle form of AFGHANISTAN.
AFGÁNISTÁN (Country) Czech
Czech form of AFGHANISTAN
AFGANISTÀN (Country) Sicilian
Sicilian form of AFGHANISTAN
AFGANISTĀNA (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of AFGHANISTAN.
AFGANISTANA (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of AFGHANISTAN.
AFGANISTANAS (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of AFGHANISTAN.
AFGANISTANI (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of AFGHANISTAN.
AFGANISZTÁN (Country) Hungarian
Hungarian form of AFGHANISTAN.
AFGANSUYU (Country) Quechua
Quechua form of AFGHANISTAN
AFGHÁNISTÁN (Country) Czech
Czech form of AFGHANISTAN.
AFGHANSTAN (Country) Bashkir
Bashkir form of AFGHANISTAN.
AFGʻONISTON (Country) Uzbek
Uzbek form of AFGHANISTAN.
AFHANISTAN (Country) Belarusian, Ukrainian
Belarusian and Ukrainian form of AFGHANISTAN.
AFIN (Settlement) Mongolian
Mongolian form of ATHENS.
AFINA (Settlement) Azerbaijani, Kazakh, Tajik, Uzbek
Azerbaijani, Kazakh, Tajik, and Uzbek form of ATHENS.
AFINY (Settlement) Belarusian, Kyrgyz, Russian, Ukrainian
Belarusian, Kyrgyz, Russian, and Ukrainian form of ATHENS.
AFIRKA (Region) Western African, Hausa
Hausa form of AFRICA.
ƏFQANISTAN (Country) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of AFGHANISTAN.
AFRAIC THEAS (Country) Irish
Irish form of South Africa
ÁFRICA DO SUL (Country) Portuguese
Portuguese form of South Africa
ĀFRIKA (Region) Latvian
Latvian form of AFRICA.
AFRÍKA (Region) Icelandic
Icelandic form of AFRICA.
AFRIKI (Region) Greek
Modern Greek form of AFRICA.
AFRIKKA (Region) Finnish
Finnish form of AFRICA.
AFRIKO (Region) Esperanto
Esperanto form of AFRICA.
AFRIQUE DU SUD (Country) French
French form of South Africa
AFSTRALIA (Country & Region) Greek
Greek form of AUSTRALIA.
AFSTRIA (Country) Greek
Greek form of AUSTRIA.
AFUGANISTANI (Country) Swahili
Swahili form of AFGHANISTAN
AFUGANISUTAN (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of AFGHANISTAN.
AFUHAN (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of AFGHANISTAN.
AŜGABATO (Settlement) Esperanto
Esperanto form of ASHGABAT.
AGADIR (Settlement) English, Berber
Derived from Berber ⴰⴳⴰⴷⵉⵔ (agadir) meaning "wall, enclosure, fortified building, citadel". Agadir is a port city located in southwestern MOROCCO along the shore of the Atlantic Ocean.
AĞBAN (Settlement) Khakas
Khakas form of ABAKAN.
AGDZ (Settlement) Morocco
AGENTING (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of ARGENTINA.
AGIOS MARINOS (Country) Greek
Greek form of San Marino.
AGRABAH (Country) Arabic
From the film Aladdin. Agrabah is more of a city-state than a country.
AGYINTINA (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of ARGENTINA.
ĀHIA (Region) Maori
Maori form of ASIA.
AHMESTRAH (Country) Mormon
An alternate name for Egypt, used in Grammar and Alphabet of the Egyptian Language, which was written by Joseph Smith.
AHPARIKA (Region) Burmese
Burmese form of AFRICA.
AIDAHE (Political Subdivision) Chinese
Chinese form of IDAHO.
AI'ERLAN (Country & Island) Chinese
Chinese form of IRELAND.
AIFFT (Country) Welsh
Welsh form of EGYPT
AIJI (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of EGYPT.
AIKAWA (Settlement) Japanese
This is the name of several towns in Japan. The first one (愛川) is located in Kanagawa Prefecture in eastern Japan, the second one (合川), located in Akita Prefecture in northern Japan, was merged with other towns to form the city of Kitaakita... [more]
ʻAIKIOPIA (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of ETHIOPIA.
AIKSALAN (Country & Island) Burmese
Burmese form of ICELAND.
ʻAIKUPIKA (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of EGYPT.
AILGÉIR (Country) Irish
Irish form of ALGERIA
AILIWEN (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of YEREVAN.
AIN (River & Political Subdivision) French
A river and department in FRANCE.
ʻĀINA HAU (Country & Island) Hawaiian
Means "ice land" or "cold land" in Hawaiian, used as the Hawaiian name of Iceland.
AINGBARIKOS (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Ivory Coast.
AINGYALAN (Country & Island) Burmese
Burmese form of IRELAND.
AIRANGI (Country & Island) Maori
Maori form of IRELAND.
AIRE (River) English
The name of a river in Yorkshire in England which passes through Leeds. Of uncertain etymology, probably of Celtic origin.
AIRIJA (Country & Island) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of IRELAND.
AIRMÉIN (Country) Irish
Irish form of ARMENIA
AIRTON (Settlement) English
The name of a small village and civil parish in the Craven district of North Yorkshire in England, also known as Airton-in-Craven. It is derived from a combination of AIRE (referring to the river) and Old English tun meaning "enclosure, yard, town."
AISAI'EBIYA (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of ETHIOPIA.
AISHANIYA (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of ESTONIA.
AÏTI (Country) Greek
Greek form of HAITI.
AJEREUBAIJAN (Country) Korean
Korean form of AZERBAIJAN.
AJIA (Region) Japanese
Japanese form of ASIA.
AKAADIA (Region) Estonian
Estonian form of Acadia.
AKÁDIA (Region) Slovak
Slovak form of Acadia.
AKADIA (Region) Greek, Polish
Greek and Polish form of Acadia.
AKÁDIE (Region) Czech
Czech form of Acadia.
AKADIEN (Region) German, Swedish
German and Swedish form of Acadia.
AKADIJA (Region) Lithuanian, Serbian
Lithuanian and Serbian form of Acadia.
AKADIYA (Region) Bulgarian, Russian
Bulgarian and Russian form of Acadia.
AKAMI UAPISHKᵁ KAKKASUAK MEALY (Other) Inuit, English
National park in LABRADOR, CANADA. 'Akami−Uapishkᵁ' is an Innu name for the area, meaning "white mountain cross", and 'KakKasuak' means "mountain" in Inuttitut... [more]
AKARNANIEN (Region) German, Swedish
German and Swedish form of Akarnania (see Acarnania).
AKARNANIJA (Region) Croatian, Lithuanian, Serbian, Slovene
Croatian, Lithuanian, Serbian and Slovenian form of Acarnania.
AKELDAMA (Region) Biblical, Ancient Aramaic
"Field of blood"
AKEN (Settlement) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of AACHEN.
ʻAKEPAIKANA (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of AZERBAIJAN.
AKERSHUS (Political Subdivision) Norwegian
The Norwegian fylke of Akershus is names after Akershus Fortress, meaning "the (fortified) house of (the district) Aker." Aker used to be a Norwegian municipality, but it is now an area in OSLO.... [more]
AKHALI ZELANDIA (Country & Island) Georgian
Georgian form of NEW ZEALAND.
ʻĀKIA (Region) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of ASIA.
AKIHABARA (Other) Japanese
From Japanese 秋 (aki) meaning "autumn", 葉 (ha) meaning "leaf" and 原 (hara) meaning "meadow, field, plain".
AKKAD (Country, Region & Other) Semitic
Not available.
AKTI ELEFANTOSTOU (Country) Greek
Greek form of Ivory Coast. It literally means "Coast of Ivory" in Greek, as it is derived from the Greek noun ακτή (akti) meaning "coast" combined with the Greek noun ελεφαντοστό (elefantosto) meaning "ivory".
AKUREYRI (Settlement) Icelandic
Combination of Icelandic akur "field" and eyri "sandbank". Akureyri is a town in the north of Iceland.
AKWITANIË (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of AQUITAINE.
ALABAMA (Political Subdivision) English
Name of a state in the United States, from the name of the Native American tribe Alabama meaning "thick cutters," from Choctaw albah "medicinal plants" and amo "to clear".
ALAMUTU (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of ALMATY.
ÅLAND (Island) Swedish
Either derived from Old Norse *Ahvaland meaning "land of water" (from ahva "water"), or from Finnish Ahvenanmaa "perch land" (from ahven "perch"). Åland is an autonomous archipelago province in the BALTIC SEA... [more]
ALASKA (Political Subdivision) English
Derived from Russian Аляска (Alyaska), which in turn is derived from Aleut alaxsxaq meaning "object to which the action of the sea is directed". Alaska is the largest of the 50 American states, located northwest of the United States mainland and bordering CANADA.
ALBAANIA (Country) Estonian
Estonian form of ALBANIA
ALBÁIN (Country) Irish
Irish form of ALBANIA
ALBAIN (Country) Irish
Irish form of SCOTLAND.
ALBAIN NUA (Political Subdivision) Irish
Irish form of NOVA SCOTIA.
ALBANETI (Country) Georgian
Georgian form of ALBANIA.
ALBÁNIA (Country) Hungarian, Sami
Hungarian and Sami form of ALBANIA.
ALBÀNIA (Country) Catalan
Catalan form of ALBANIA
ALBÂNIA (Country) Portuguese
Portuguese form of ALBANIA
ALBANÍA (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of ALBANIA.
ALBANÌA (Country) Piedmontese, Sicilian
Piedmontese and Sicilian form of ALBANIA.
ALBÁNIE (Country) Czech
Czech form of ALBANIA.
ALBANIË (Country) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of ALBANIA.
ALBAŃIJO (Country) Silesian
Silesian form of ALBANIA.
ALBANIO (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of ALBANIA.
ALBANIÝA (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of ALBANIA.
ALBÁNSKO (Country) Slovak
Slovak form of ALBANIA
ALBAŃSKÔ (Country) Kashubian
Kashubian form of ALBANIA
ALBANY (Settlement) English
Name of the capital in NEW YORK, renamed after British acquisition in 1664 in honor of the Dukes of Albany (House of Stuart), hence a name borne by their retainers.
ALBERTA (Political Subdivision) English
Name of one of the 12 provinces in CANADA, named after Princess Louise Caroline Alberta (1848–1939), the fourth daughter of Victoria, Queen of Canada, and Albert, Prince Consort.
ALBUQUERQUE (Settlement) English (American)
Albuquerque, New Mexico’s largest city, sits in the high desert. Its modern Downtown core contrasts with Old Town Albuquerque, dating to the city’s 1706 founding as a Spanish colony.
ƏLCƏZAIR (Country & Settlement) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of JAZA'IR, used as the Azerbaijani name of both Algeria and Algiers.
ALDERNEY (Island) English, Medieval Scandinavian
One of the Channel Islands in ENGLAND. It may be a corruption of 'adreni' or 'alrene', derived from Old Norse, meaning "island near the coast". Alternatively, it may come from other old Norse words; 'alda', meaning "swelling wave', 'renna', meaning "strong current', and -ey, meaning "island'.
ALEI (River) German
German transcription of the Russian Aley River.
ʻALEKELIA (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of ALGERIA.
ʻALEKINA (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of ARGENTINA.
ALEKSANDRIA (Settlement) Bulgarian
ALEMAINA (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of ALEMANNIA, used as the Malagasy name of Germany.
ALEMÀNIA (Country) Catalan
Catalan form of ALEMANNIA
ALEMANYA (Country) Aragonese, Catalan, Filipino, Cebuano, Pampangan, Tagalog
Form of ALEMANNIA, used as the name of Germany in various languages.
ALESSANDRIA (Settlement) Italian
City in Piedmont, north-western Italy. Founded in the XII century and named after pope Alexander III.
ALEXANDREIA (Settlement) Greek (Rare)
Alexandreia is a city in the Imathia regional unit of Macedonia, Greece.
ALEXANDRIË (Settlement) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of ALEXANDRIA.
ALGEIRSBORG (Settlement) Icelandic
Icelandic form for ALGIERS.
ALGÉRIA (Country) Hungarian
Hungarian form of ALGERIA.
ALGÈRIA (Country) Catalan
Catalan form of ALGERIA
ALGERÍA (Country) Greek
Greek form of ALGERIA
ALGERIË (Country) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of ALGERIA.
ALGERIET (Country) Swedish, Danish
Swedish and Danish form of ALGERIA.
ALGIERIA (Country) Polish
Polish form of ALGERIA.
ALGÍR (Settlement) Hungarian
Hungarian form of ALGIERS.
ALGJERIA (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of ALGERIA.
ALGOMA (Region) Algonquin
Region in ONTARIO, CANADA. Created name by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft. The 'al' is from "Algonquin", the the 'goma' is from the word 'gomee', meaning "water".
ALGYERIYA (Country) Filipino, Cebuano
Cebuano form of ALGERIA.
ALJAJAIR (Country) Banjar
Banjarese form of JAZA'IR referring only to the country of Algeria.
ALJAZAIR (Country) Indonesian, Acehnese, Balinese, Javanese, Minangkabau, Sundanese
Form of JAZA'IR, referring to the country of Algeria.
ALJAZAYER (Country) Persian
Persian form of JAZA'IR, referring only to the country.
ALJEERIYA (Country) Eastern African, Somali
Somali form of ALGERIA.
ALJERIA (Country) Basque, Malagasy, Eastern African, Swahili
Basque, Malagsy, and Swahili form of ALGERIA.
ALJÍÍYA (Country) Navajo
Navajo form of ALGERIA
ALMANIYA (Country) Azerbaijani, Crimean Tatar
Azerbaijani and Crimean Tatar form of ALEMANNIA, used as the Azerbaijani and Crimean Tatar name for Germany.
ALMANYA (Country) Turkish
Turkish form of ALEMANNIA, used as the Turkish name for Germany.
ALMATA (Settlement) Kyrgyz, Lithuanian
Kyrgyz and Lithuanian form of ALMATY.
ALMATI (Settlement) Azerbaijani, Crimean Tatar, Gagauz, Turkish
Azerbaijani, Crimean Tatar, Gagauz, and Turkish form of ALMATY.
ALMATÍ (Settlement) Spanish
Spanish form of ALMATY.
ALMATÕ (Settlement) Estonian
Estonian form of ALMATY.
AŁMATY (Settlement) Polish
Polish form of ALMATY.
ALMATY (Settlement) Kazakh, Albanian, Belarusian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Icelandic, Indonesian, Italian, Malay, Mongolian, Norwegian, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Swedish, Tagalog, Turkmen, Ukrainian
Meaning uncertain, possibly from Kazakh алма (alma) meaning "apple". This is the name of the largest city in Kazakhstan.
ALMERÍA (Settlement) Spanish
From the name of the Spanish city. Means 'the mirror of the sea.'
ALOR SETAR (Settlement) Malay, Indonesian, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Spanish, Swedish, Tagalog, Turkish
From Malay alor meaning "river, stream" and setar meaning "gandaria" (a type of fruit). This is the name of a city in Malaysia that serves as the capital of Kedah.
ALPE (Mountain) Afrikaans, Bosnian, Croatian, Slovene
Form of Alps.
ALPEBI (Mountain) Georgian
Georgian form of Alps.
ALPEIS (Mountain) Ancient Greek, Greek
Ancient Greek and modern Greek form of Alps.
ALPEN (Mountain) Dutch, German, Luxembourgish
Dutch, German and Luxembourgish form of Alps.
ALPENE (Mountain) Norwegian
Norwegian form of Alps.
ALPERNA (Mountain) Swedish
Swedish form of Alps.
ALPERNE (Mountain) Danish
Danish form of Alps.
ALPĖS (Mountain) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Alps.
ALPES (Mountain) French, Spanish, Portuguese
French, Spanish and Portuguese form of Alps.
ALPIT (Mountain) Finnish
Finnish form of Alps.
ALPLER (Mountain) Turkish
Turkish form of Alps.
ALPOK (Mountain) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Alps.
ALPY (Mountain) Czech, Polish, Russian, Slovak, Ukrainian
Form of Alps.
AL-QAHIRAH (Settlement) Arabic
It is the original form of CAIRO the Egyptian capital city. Al-Qāhira means 'The Conquerer' because of a myth between its foundation and the planet Mars (that in Arabic is 'The Conquerer Star').
AL-QUDS (Settlement) Arabic
Variant of QUDS with the definite article ال (al-).
ALSÁCIA (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Alsace (a region of France).
ALSACIA (Region) Spanish
Spanish form of Alsace (a region of France).
ALSÍR (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of ALGERIA.
ALTAI (Political Subdivision & Mountain) English, Mongolian, Russian, Altai, Kazakh
Combination of Mongolian алт (alt) meaning "gold" and тай (tay) meaning "with" (wholly meaning "the mountain with gold"). The Altai Republic is a federal subject north of Mongolia in Russia... [more]
ALTAY (Political Subdivision & Mountain) Russian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz
Russian, Kazakh, and Kyrgyz form of ALTAI.