Submitted Place Names Starting with B

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Bayt al-Maqdis (Settlement) Arabic
Means "holy house" in Arabic, from بَيْت (bayt) meaning "house" and مُقَدَّس (muqaddas) meaning "holy, sacred". This is an Arabic name for Jerusalem.
Baytulmaqdis (Settlement) Ingush
Ingush form of Bayt al-Maqdis, used as the Ingush name for Jerusalem.
Bắc Giang (Political Subdivision) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 北 (bắc) meaning "north, northern" and 江 (giang) meaning "river". This is the name of a province and city in Vietnam.
Bắc Kạn (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 北 (bắc) meaning "north" and Vietnamese � (cạn) meaning "arid, dry". This is the name of a city in Vietnam as well as the province in which the city is located.
Bắc Kinh (Settlement) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Beijing.
Bắc Ninh (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 北 (bắc) meaning "north" and 寧 (ninh) meaning "peaceful".
Bắc Ninh (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 北 (bắc) meaning "north, northern" and 寧 (ninh) meaning "peaceful, tranquil, serene". This is the name of a province of, as well as a city in, Vietnam.
Bdoté (Island & Body of Water) Sioux
From Dakota bdoté meaning "place where two or more bodies of water converge".
Bealarúis (Country) Irish
Irish form of Belarus
Bealaruis (Country) Scottish Gaelic
Scottish Gaelic form of Belarus
Beč (Settlement) Croatian
Croatian form of Vienna.
Beč (Settlement) Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian
Bosnian, Croatian and Serbian form of Bécs.
Bécs (Settlement) Hungarian
Either derived from Avar becs meaning "guarding place" or Old Hungarian bécs meaning "coal-burning furnace" (itself of Turkic origin). This is the Hungarian name of Vienna.
Beddgelert (Settlement) Welsh
A village in northwest Wales. The name means 'Gelert's grave', from Welsh bedd, 'grave' & Gelert, whose identity is a subject of debate.... [more]
Bedfordshire (Political Subdivision & Region) English
From Old English Bedanfordscir, meaning the shire or county of Bedford, itself meaning "Beda's river crossing".... [more]
Bedok (Settlement) English, Malay
Derived from Malay beduk meaning "drum", referring specifically to a type of drum used to signal prayer times. This is the name of a planning area and town in Singapore.
Beejin (Settlement) Mongolian
Mongolian form of Beijing.
Beezhen (Settlement) Buryat
Buryat form of Beijing.
Beḥrin (Country) Kabyle
Kabyle form of Bahrain.
Beiere (Political Subdivision) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Bavaria.
Beieren (Political Subdivision) Dutch
Dutch form of Bavaria.
Bei'ergelaide (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of Belgrade.
Beik (Settlement) Burmese
Variant of Myeik.
Bei Lei Si (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Belgium.
Beilg (Country) Irish, Scottish Gaelic
Irish and Scottish Gaelic form of Belgium
Beilís (Country) Irish
Irish form of Belize
Bei Lou (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Peru.
Beilute (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of Beirut.
Beiroet (Settlement) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Beirut.
Beirut (Settlement) English
The capital of Lebanon. It is derived from Hebrew be'erot which means "the wells".
Beirut (Settlement) English, Belarusian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Danish, Estonian, Finnish, German, Hebrew, Indonesian, Italian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Malay, Mongolian, Norwegian, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Tagalog, Ukrainian
From the Arabic name بيروت (Bayrut), itself derived from Phoenician 𐤁𐤓𐤕 (bērūt) meaning "wells", a reference to the area's accessible water table. This is the name of the capital city of Lebanon as well as an alternate transcription of the Belarusian, Bulgarian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Russian and Ukrainian form Бейрут (see Beyrut).
Beirūta (Settlement) Latvian
Latvian form of Beirut.
Beirutas (Settlement) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Beirut.
Beirute (Settlement) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Beirut.
Beiruteu (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Beirut.
Beiruti (Settlement) Georgian
Georgian form of Beirut.
Beirūto (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Beirut.
Bejrút (Settlement) Czech, Hungarian, Slovak
Czech, Hungarian, and Slovak form of Beirut.
Bejrut (Settlement) Bosnian, Macedonian, Polish, Serbian, Slovene
Form of Beirut used in multiple languages.
Be̍k-se-ko (Country) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien form of Mexico, referring only to the country.
Belait (Political Subdivision & River) Malay
The name of a district of, as well as a river in, Brunei, named after the Belait people.
Belanda (Country) Indonesian, Malay
Indonesian and Malay form of Holland 1, referring to the entire country of the Netherlands.
Belaras (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Belarus.
Belarosia‎ (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of Belarus.
Belarrusia (Country) Aragonese
Aragonese form of Belarus
Belaruh (Country) Khmer
Khmer form of Belarus.
Belarûs (Country) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Belarus.
Belarush (Country) Bengali
Bengali form of Belarus.
Belarusi (Country) Georgian
Georgian form of Belarus.
Bèlarusia (Country) Acehnese
Acehnese form of Belarus.
Belarûsseye (Country) Walloon
Walloon form of Belarus.
Be La Ru Su (Country) Bhutanese
Dzongkha form of Belarus.
Bê-la-rút (Country) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Belarus.
Belau (Country) Palauan, Estonian
Palauan and Estonian form of Palau.
Belche (Country) Hunsrik
Hunsrik form of Belgium
Belchica (Country) Aragonese
Aragonese form of Belgium
Belçîka (Country) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Belgium.
Belçika (Country) Azerbaijani, Crimean Tatar, Turkish
Azerbaijani, Crimean Tatar, and Turkish form of Belgium.
Beldjike (Country) Walloon
Walloon form of Belgium.
Bělehrad (Settlement) Czech
Czech form of Belgrade.
Belehrad (Settlement) Slovak
Slovak form of Belgrade.
Belém (Settlement) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Bethlehem.
Belfast (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Northern Irish (Anglicized)
From Old Irish Béal Feirsde meaning "river mouth of the ford” or alternatively, "mouth of the River Farset"... [more]
Belg (Country) Manx
Manx form of Belgium
Belgareik (Settlement) Burmese
Burmese form of Belgrade.
Belgerad (Settlement) Persian
Persian form of Belgrade.
Bèlgi (Country) Javanese
Javanese form of Belgium.
Bélgia (Country) Sundanese
Sundanese form of Belgium.
Bèlgia (Country) Acehnese
Acehnese form of Belgium.
Belgía (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Belgium.
Bèlgica (Country) Catalan
Catalan form of Belgium
Beļgij (Country) Livonian
Variant of Belgij
Belgij (Country) Livonian
Livonian form of Belgium
Belgijo (Country) Silesian
Silesian form of Belgium.
Bélgika (Country) Papiamento
Papiamento form of Belgium.
Belgika (Country) Basque
Basque form of Belgium
Belgiô (Country) Kashubian
Kashubian form of Belgium.
Bèlgiu (Country) Sardinian
Sardinian form of Belgium.
Belgiu (Country) Sicilian
Sicilian form of Belgium.
Belgiýa (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Belgium.
Bëlgiye (Country) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Belgium.
Belgjika (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Belgium.
Belġju (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of Belgium via Italian Belgio.
Belgorod (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Russian
Means "white city" from Russian белый (beliy) meaning "white" and город (gorod) meaning "city, town". This is the name of an oblast (a type of administrative division) of, as well as a city in, Russia.
Belgrád (Settlement) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Belgrade.
Belgrada (Settlement) Latvian
Latvian form of Belgrade.
Belgradas (Settlement) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Belgrade.
Belgrade (Settlement) English, French
From Serbian Београд (Beograd) meaning "white city", derived from the Slavic root beli or beo meaning "white" combined with grad meaning "city, town". This is the name of the capital city of Serbia.
Belgradi (Settlement) Georgian
Georgian form of Belgrade.
Belgrado (Settlement) Afrikaans, Dutch, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Afrikaans, Dutch, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of Belgrade.
Belgyiyan (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Belgium.
Belharad (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Belarusian
Belarusian form of Belgorod.
Belhika (Country) Cebuano, Ilocano, Tagalog
Cebuano, Ilocano and Tagalog form of Belgium.
Belhiya (Country) Belarusian, Ukrainian
Belarusian and Ukrainian form of Belgium.
Belhorod (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of Belgorod.
Belij (Country) Bengali
Bengali form of Belize.
Belís (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Belize
Belis (Country) Faroese
Faroese form of Belize
Belis (Country) Faroese, Sinhalese, Thai
Faroese, Sinhalese and Thai form of Belize.
Belis (Country) Faroese, Sinhalese, Thai
Faroese, Sinhalese and Thai form of Belize.
Bëliz (Country) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Belize.
Beliza (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Belize.
Belizas (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Belize.
Belîze (Country) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Belize.
Beliże (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of Belize.
Belizi (Country) Sicilian
Sicilian form of Belize
Bèljik (Country) Haitian Creole
Haitian Creole form of Belgium.
Beljika (Country) Arabic
Arabic form of Belgium via the French form Belgique.
Beljiya (Country) Romani
Romani form of Belgium.
Beljiyam (Country) Bengali, Hindi
Bengali and Hindi form of Belgium.
Beljiyama (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Belgium.
Bel Jiym (Country) Bhutanese
Dzongkha form of Belgium.
Belkret (Settlement) Thai
Thai form of Belgrade.
Bella Bella (Settlement) Salishan
Town in British Columbia, Canada. Named after the Bella Bella people, also known as the Heiltsuk.
Bella Coola (Region & Settlement) Salishan (Anglicized)
Town and valley in British Columbia, Canada. From the Heiltsuk word bḷ́xʷlá, meaning "someone from Bella Coola", referring to the general ethnic group in the area
Bellagio (Political Subdivision) Italian
Bellagio is an Italian comune in the Province of Como. It is also the name of a hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada
Bellaruseu (Country) Korean
Korean form of Belarus.
Bellefontaine Neighbors (Settlement) English
Bellefontaine Neighbors is an inner-ring suburb city in the U.S. In 1804, a treaty was made with the Sac and Fox Indians that led to the establishment of a trading post on the south bank of the Missouri River... [more]
Belleville (Settlement) English
Name of a city in Canada and various others in America. Means "beautiful town" from the French belle (beautiful) and ville (city or town).
Bellevue (Settlement) English
Means "beautiful view", from French "belle" meaning "beautiful" and "vue" meaning "view", the name of several cities in the United States.
Bellijeu (Country) Korean
Korean form of Belize.
Beloetsjistan (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Balochistan.
Belorusio (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Belarus.
Bělorusko (Country) Czech
Czech form of Belarus
Belorussi (Country) Chechen, Ossetian
Chechen and Ossetian form of Belarus.
Bëlorussiye (Country) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Belarus via the Russian form Белоруссия (Belorussiya).
Belqrad (Settlement) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Belgrade.
Belsch (Country) Luxembourgish
Luxembourgish form of Belgium
Belujistani (Political Subdivision & Region) Georgian
Georgian form of Balochistan.
Bélxica (Country) Asturian, Galician
Asturian and Galician form of Belgium.
Belzhik (Country) Persian
Persian form of French Belgique (see Belgium).
Belzika (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of Belgium.
Ben (Settlement & Political Subdivision) Khmer
Khmer form of Bern.
Benaeng (Country) Korean
Korean form of Benin.
Beneberak (Settlement) Biblical
Means "sons of lightning".
Benesuella (Country) Korean
Korean form of Venezuela.
Benezuera (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Venezuela.
Bengalūru (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Kannada
Bengalūru is the name of the capital city of Karnataka.
Bengeo (Settlement) English
Bengeo means ridge over the River Beane, or settlement on the River Beane.
Bengkulu (Political Subdivision) Indonesian
Possibly from the name Bangkahulu meaning "upstream carcasses", derived from Indonesian bangkai meaning "carcass" and hulu meaning "upstream". This is the name of a province and city in Indonesia.
Benina (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Benin.
Beninas (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Benin.
Benini (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Benin.
Benîno‎ (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of Benin.
Bennettsville (Settlement) English
This is the county seat of Marlboro County, North Carolina.
Bennington (Settlement) English
Derived from the Old English personal name Beonna combined with -ing-, a connective particle denoting association, and tūn "farmstead, settlement". Bennington is a town in Bennington County, Vermont, in the United States.
Bentleigh (Settlement) English
Bến Tre (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese biển meaning "sea" and tre meaning "to know".
Bến Tre (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Vietnamese
Means "bamboo wharf" from Vietnamese bến meaning "port, wharf" and tre meaning "bamboo". This is the name of a province of, as well as a city in, Vietnam.
Beócia (Political Subdivision & Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Boeotia.
Beocia (Political Subdivision & Region) Spanish
Spanish form of Boeotia.
Beocija (Political Subdivision & Region) Slovene
Slovenian form of Boeotia.
Beocja (Political Subdivision & Region) Polish
Polish form of Boeotia.
Be'ogeuradeu (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Belgrade.
Beogurādo (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Belgrade.
Beoma (Country) Korean
Korean form of Burma.
Béotie (Political Subdivision & Region) French
French form of Boeotia.
Beotija (Political Subdivision & Region) Croatian, Lithuanian, Serbian
Croatian, Lithuanian and Serbian form of Boeotia.
Beozia (Political Subdivision & Region) Italian
Italian form of Boeotia.
Berea (Settlement) Biblical (All)
Berea (also Beroea) was an ancient city of the Hellenistic period and Roman Empire now known as Veria (or Veroia) in Macedonia, northern Greece. It is a small city on the eastern side of the Vermio Mountains north of Mount Olympus... [more]
Berestia (Region) History, English
This is the name of a historical region in Eastern Europe. Its territory was located in what is now Belarus, Poland and Ukraine. The region was named after the Belarusian city of Brest, which was at its centre.
Bereullin (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Berlin.
Bereun (Settlement & Political Subdivision) Korean
Korean form of Bern.
Berezil (Country) Persian
Persian form of Brazil.
Bergen (Settlement) Dutch, Norwegian, German
Newer form of Bjǫrgvin, a combination of Old Norse bjarg "mountain" and vin "meadow". This is the 2nd largest city in Norway.
Berīzu (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Belize.
Berkshire (Political Subdivision & Region) English
From a wood of box trees in the area called Bearroc, a Celtic word meaning "hilly", with Old English sċīr, from Proto-West Germanic *skīru. meaning "county" or "shire".... [more]
Berleen (Settlement) Manx
Manx form of Berlin.
Berlëno (Settlement) Kashubian
Kashubian form of Berlin.
Berliin (Settlement) Estonian
Estonian form of Berlin.
Berliini (Settlement) Finnish
Finnish form of Berlin.
Berlijn (Settlement) Dutch
Dutch form of Berlin.
Berlim (Settlement) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Berlin.
Berlín (Settlement) Catalan, Czech, Icelandic, Slovak, Spanish
Form of Berlin used in multiple languages.
Berlîn (Settlement) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Berlin.
Berlīne (Settlement) Latvian
Latvian form of Berlin.
Berlini (Settlement) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Berlin.
Berlino (Settlement) Italian, Esperanto
Italian and Esperanto form of Berlin.
Berlyn (Settlement) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Berlin.
Berlynas (Settlement) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Berlin.
Bermeh (Country) Persian
Persian form of Burma.
Bermûda (Political Subdivision) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Bermuda.
Bermuda (Political Subdivision) English
Derived from the surname of Juan de Bermúdez, a 16th-century Spanish navigator alleged to have discovered the archipelago situated in the North Atlantic Ocean. Bermúdez is a surname meaning "son of Bermudo".
Bermuda (Political Subdivision) English
Bern (Settlement) Swiss
Bern is the capital city of Switzerland. The etymology of the name Bern is uncertain; according to the local legend, based on folk etymology, Berchtold V, Duke of Zähringen, the founder of the city of Bern, vowed to name the city after the first animal he met on the hunt, and this turned out to be a bear.
Bern (Settlement & Political Subdivision) German, English, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Belarusian, Bengali, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, Hebrew, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Macedonian, Malay, Maltese, Mongolian, Norwegian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovene, Swedish, Tagalog, Tajik, Turkish, Turkmen, Ukrainian, Uzbek
From Alemannic German Bärn of uncertain meaning. A popular folk etymology suggests that it is derived from German Bär meaning "bear", although it is more likely of Celtic origin, perhaps from the word *berna meaning "cleft"... [more]
Berna (Settlement & Political Subdivision) Catalan, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
Catalan, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Bern.
Bernas (Settlement & Political Subdivision) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Bern.
Berne (Settlement & Political Subdivision) French, Latvian, English
French and Latvian form of Bern as well as an English variant.
Berni (Settlement & Political Subdivision) Georgian
Georgian form of Bern.
Bernicia (Political Subdivision) Anglo-Saxon
Berno (Settlement & Political Subdivision) Polish
Polish form of Bern.
Berumopan (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Belmopan.
Berun (Settlement & Political Subdivision) Japanese
Japanese form of Bern.
Berurin (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Berlin.
Bêrût (Settlement) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Beirut.
Berut (Settlement) Thai, Lao
Thai and Lao form of Beirut.
Berut (Settlement) Burmese, Lao, Thai
Burmese, Lao and Thai form of Beirut.
Besozzo (Settlement) Italian
Town in Italy.
Bessarabië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Bessarabia.
Beteunam (Country) Korean
Korean form of Vietnam.
Bethesda (Body of Water) Biblical
Betleem (Settlement) Romanian
Romanian form of Bethlehem.
Betlejem (Settlement) Polish
Polish form of Bethlehem.
Betlem (Settlement) Catalan
Catalan form of Bethlehem.
Bētleme (Settlement) Latvian
Latvian form of Bethlehem.
Betliejus (Settlement) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Bethlehem.
Betonamu (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Vietnam.
Betuwe (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Batavia (the region).
Betws-y-coed (Settlement) Welsh
A village in rural North-West Wales. The element betws, in Welsh means 'prayer house'. The y is the definite article 'the'. The final element coed means 'trees'. This gives a full name meaning 'prayer house in the forest'... [more]
Beulanda (Country) Acehnese
Acehnese form of Holland 1, referring to the entire country of the Netherlands.
Beulladiboseutokeu (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Vladivostok.
Beurajillia (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Brasília.
Beurunai (Country) Korean
Korean form of Brunei.
Beurwisel (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Brussels via the French form Bruxelles.
Beverege (Settlement) Medieval English
Means "beaver island". From the words beofor "beaver" and ieg "island"
Bexda (Settlement) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Baghdad.
Beyjing (Settlement) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Beijing.
Beyrouth (Settlement) French
French form of Beirut.
Beýrut (Settlement) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Beirut.
Beyrut (Settlement) Amharic, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Belarusian, Bulgarian, Hindi, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Persian, Russian, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu
Form of Beirut used in numerous languages.
Beyzhin (Settlement) Kazakh
Kazakh form of Beijing.
Bhang La Rde Shu (Country) Tibetan
Tibetan form of Bangladesh.
Bharatpur (Region) Indian
Bhar Ma (Country) Tibetan
Tibetan form of Burma.
Bharoto (Country) Odia
Odia form of Bharat.
Bhi Ru Ni (Country) Tibetan
Tibetan form of Brunei.
Bhiyena (Settlement) Bengali
Bengali form of Vienna.
Bhoetan (Country) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Bhutan.
Bhoutan (Country) Breton, French
Breton and French form of Bhutan
Bhútán (Country) Czech
Czech form of Bhutan.
Bhután (Country) Hungarian, Slovak
Hungarian and Slovak form of Bhutan.
Bhutan (Country) English, Bengali, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, German, Indian, Hindi, Indonesian, Italian, Malay, Nepali, Norwegian, Polish, Romanian, Swedish, Tagalog, Turkish, Urdu
Probably from བོད (bod), the Tibetan name for the region of Tibet, derived from Sanskrit भोट-अन्त (bhoṭa-anta) meaning "end of Tibet" (referring to the country's geographical location in southern extremity of the Tibetan plateau)... [more]
Bhutanaya (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Bhutan.
Bhuttan (Country) Malayalam
Malayalam form of Bhutan.
Bhwtan (Country) Welsh
Welsh form of Bhutan.
Biandronno (Settlement) Italian
Town in Italy.
Bián-tiān (Country) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien form of Myanmar.
Bichkhek (Settlement) Thai
Thai form of Bishkek.
Bidji (Country) Nauruan
Nauruan form of Fiji.
Biʼednam (Country) Navajo
Navajo form of Vietnam
Bielarús (Country) Catalan
Catalan form of Belarus
Bielefeld (Settlement) German
Settlement in Ostwestfalen-Lippe region Germany.... [more]
Bielôrosia (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of Belarus.
Bielorrusia (Country) Spanish, Asturian, Basque
Spanish, Asturian and Basque form of Belarus.
Bielorusko (Country) Slovak
Slovak form of Belarus
Bielorússia (Country) Catalan
Catalan form of Belarus.
Bielorùssia (Country) Sardinian
Sardinian form of Belarus.
Bientian (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Vientiane.
Bifrǫst (Other) Norse Mythology
Means "swaying road to heaven", derived from Old Norse bifa ("shake, sway"). In Norse mythology this is the name of the bridge connecting Asgard and Midgard.
Biŝkeko (Settlement) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Bishkek.
Bikini Atoll (Island) English
From Marshallese Pikinni "surface of coconut". Bikini is an island located in the Marshall Islands, famous for being a place the United States formerly did nuclear tests.
Bikini Bottom (Other) Popular Culture
Name of fictional town in the famous cartoon SpongeBob SquarePants.
Bilarus (Country) Arabic
Arabic form of Belarus.
Bilarusia (Country) Banjar
Banjar form of Belarus.
Bilaruz (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Belarus.
Bilghrad (Settlement) Arabic
Arabic form of Belgrade.
Bilhorod (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of Belgorod.
Bilishi (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Belgium.
Bilisi (Settlement) Khmer
Khmer form of Tbilisi.
Billyuseu (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Vilnius.
Bilrǫst (Other) Norse Mythology
Means "fleetingly glimpsed rainbow", derived from Old Norse bil ("moment"). This is the original name for the Bifrǫst.
Bilu (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Peru.
Bilungga (Political Subdivision, Region, Settlement & Mountain) Korean
Korean variant of Wirunga and Ibirunga.
Bin (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Vienna.
Bincheng (Political Subdivision & Island) Chinese
Chinese form of Penang.
Bingdao (Country & Island) Chinese
Means "ice island" from Chinese 冰 (bīng) meaning "ice" and 島 (dǎo) meaning "island". This is the Chinese name for Iceland.
Bìng-iōng (Settlement) Chinese (Min Dong)
Min Dong form of Pyongyang.
Bin-gnan (Settlement) Chinese (Wu)
Wu form of Pyongyang.
Bình Định (Political Subdivision) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 平定 (hán tự) meaning "to subjugate".
Bình Định (Political Subdivision) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 平定 (bình định) meaning "subjugate, pacify". This is the name of a province of Vietnam.
Bình Dương (Political Subdivision) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 平陽 (bình dương) meaning "plain".
Bình Dương (Political Subdivision) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 平 (bình) meaning "level, even" and 陽 (dương) meaning "male, virile". This is the name of a province of Vietnam.
Bình Nhưỡng (Country) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Pyongyang.
Bình Phước (Political Subdivision) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 平 (bình) meaning "level" and 福 (phước) meaning "fortunate".
Bình Phước (Political Subdivision) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 平 (bình) meaning "level, even" and 福 (phúc) meaning "happiness, good fortune, blessing". This is the name of a province of Vietnam.
Bình Phước (Political Subdivision) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 平 (bình) meaning "level, even" and 福 (phước) meaning "happiness, good fortune, blessing". This is the name of a province of Vietnam.
Bình Thuận (Political Subdivision) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 平 (bình) meaning "level" and 順 (thuận) meaning "along".
Bình Thuận (Political Subdivision) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 平 (bình) meaning "level, even" and 順 (thuận) meaning "obey, submit, conform". This is the name of a province of Vietnam.
Binin (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Benin.
Binladesh (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Bangladesh.
Binnizwela (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Venezuela.
Bin-nyan (Settlement) Chinese (Wu)
Wu form of Pyongyang.
Birinyusu (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Vilnius.
Birka (Settlement) Old Norse, Old Swedish
Possibly taken from a Latinization of Norse Bjǫrkey "Birch island", although some believe it's derived from Old Norse birk "market place". Birka was a Viking age town and an important trading and market place during the Viking Age located on the island Björkö (modern form of Bjǫrkey) in Lake Mälaren, outside of Stockholm, Sweden.
Birkirkara (Settlement) Maltese
Means "running water" or "cold water". Birkirkara is the second largest city in Malta.
Birləşmiş Krallıq (Country) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of United Kingdom
Bir Lehlou (Settlement) English
Derived from Hassaniya Arabic bir lehlou meaning "sweet water well". Bir Lehlou is an oasis town in the Polisario-controlled region in northeastern Western Sahara.
Birmaneye (Country) Walloon
Walloon form of Burma.
Birmània (Country) Catalan
Catalan form of Burma
Birmingham (Settlement) English
A city in central England. Its name derives from the Anglo-Saxon words meaning 'the farm of Beormund's people', from the personal name Beormund, ingas, meaning 'people' and ham, meaning 'farm'.
Birmo (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Burma.
Biru (Country) Arabic
Arabic form of Peru.
Biruma (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Burma.
Bisaltie (Region) French
French form of Bisaltia.