Submitted Place Names Starting with B

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Bashqurtstan (Political Subdivision) Kazakh
Kazakh form of Bashkortostan.
Basilan (Island & Political Subdivision) Filipino, Tausug, Cebuano, Tagalog, English
Probably from Tausug basi'-lan meaning "iron way, iron road" or basi'-balan meaning "magnetic iron". This is the name of an island province of the Philippines.
Basilicata (Political Subdivision) Italian, English, Dutch, Spanish, Portuguese
The origin of the name is uncertain: it may come from the Greek term βασιλικός (basilikos), a title given to the Byzantine governors of the region; it may be derived from the church of Acerenza, whose bishop had jurisdiction over the territory; or it may be connected to Basil II Porphyrogenitus, Byzantine emperor from 976 to 1025.... [more]
Basjkirië (Political Subdivision) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Bashkiria.
Basjkortostan (Political Subdivision) Afrikaans, Danish, Dutch, Norwegian, Swedish
Afrikaans, Danish, Dutch, Norwegian and Swedish form of Bashkortostan.
Baskeland (Political Subdivision) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Basque Country.
Baskenland (Political Subdivision) Dutch, German
Dutch and German form of Basque Country.
Başqırtistan (Political Subdivision) Crimean Tatar
Crimean Tatar form of Bashkortostan.
Bassein (Settlement) English (Archaic)
Dated form of Pathein.
Basseterre (Settlement) French (Caribbean)
Means “low lying” in French.
Bastilia (Other) Romanian
Romanian form of Bastille.
Bastilla (Other) Spanish
Spanish form of Bastille.
Bastille (Other) French
This is the name of a fortress, formally known as Bastille Saint-Antoine, which played an important role in France's internal conflicts.... [more]
Basutoland (Country) English
Lesotho's name prior to 1966.
Baszkortostan (Political Subdivision) Polish
Polish form of Bashkortostan.
Bataan (Political Subdivision) Filipino, Tagalog, English
From the word batan of unclear indigenous origin, which was used to refer to the peninsula across Manila Bay. It may be related to the Malayo-Polynesian root bataŋ meaning "tree trunk, log"... [more]
Batam (Island & Settlement) Indonesian, Malay
Meaning uncertain. This is the name of an island and city in Indonesia.
Batanes (Political Subdivision) Filipino, Ivatan, Ilocano, Tagalog
Most likely from a Hispanicized plural form of the Ivatan endonym Ibatan or Batan, which is of uncertain meaning. This is the name of a province of the Philippines.
Batangas (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Filipino, Tagalog, English
Derived from Tagalog batangan meaning "timberland, place of wooden rafts", itself from batang meaning "log" combined with the place marker suffix -an. This is the name of a province of, as well as a city in, the Philippines.
Batavia (Region & Settlement) English, Dutch, Indonesian
From Latin Batavia, itself from Proto-Germanic Batawjō meaning "good island", derived from bataz meaning "good" and awjō meaning "island". This is the name of a historical and geographical region located in what is now the Netherlands... [more]
Bat Daan (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Bhutan.
Batdambang (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Khmer
Alternate transcription of Khmer បាត់ដំបង (see Battambang).
Bath (Settlement) English
The Roman baths
Bathgate (Settlement) Scottish
A town in West Lothian, Scotland. It is derived from the Cumbric beith, meaning 'boar' (Welsh baedd) and chyd, meaning 'wood, trees' (Welsh coed).
Batoche (Settlement & Other) French
A historic village and National Historic Site in modern day Saskatchewan, Canada. Batoche is where Métis leader Louis Riel and his forces were defeated by the Canadian Army... [more]
Batoemi (Settlement) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Batumi.
Baton Rouge (Political Subdivision & Settlement) English
From French le bâton rouge ("the red stick"), itself from Choctaw iti humma ("red pole") through Istrouma, a possible corruption; the name ultimately comes from a red pole marking the hunting boundaries for the Houma and Bayagoula tribes... [more]
Batsvana (Country) Belarusian
Belarusian form of Botswana.
Battambang (Political Subdivision) Khmer
Means “loss of stick”, referring to the local legend, Preah Bat Dambang Kranhoung.
Battambang (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Khmer
Means "lost stick" in Khmer, from បាត់ (bat) meaning "lost, gone, missing" and ដំបង (dambang) meaning "stick, staff", named in reference to a local legend of a king who lost a stick in the area... [more]
Batu Gajah (Settlement) Malay, English
Means "elephant rock" from Malay batu meaning "stone, rock" and gajah meaning "elephant", most likely named for two large boulders that resembled elephants located along a nearby river... [more]
Batumi (Settlement) Georgian
The name of a city in Georgia, derived from Ancient Greek βαθύς (bathus) meaning "deep" combined with the Georgian toponymic suffix -ომი (-omi).
Baukungri (Mountain) Bodo
The name of both a famous hill in the autonomous Assamese subregion of Bodoland and the festival surrounding it.
Bavel (Settlement) Hebrew
Hebrew form of Babylon.
Bawhswana (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Botswana.
Baxi (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Brazil.
Baxiliya (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of Brasília.
Baxrayn (Country) Eastern African, Somali
Somali form of Bahrain.
Bayankhongor (Settlement) Mongolian
Means "rich darling" in Mongolian. This is the name of a city in Mongolia.
Baykonur (Settlement) Russian
Alternate transcription of Russian Байконур (see Baikonur).
Bayqonyr (Settlement) Kazakh
Kazakh form of Baikonur.
Bayrut (Settlement) Arabic, Assyrian, Tajik, Uzbek
Arabic, Assyrian, Tajik and Uzbek form of Beirut.
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.
Beersheba (Political Subdivision & Settlement) English
Beersheba is a city in Israel, whose name is derived from the Hebrew Be'er Sheva, which means “Well of the Oath”.
Be'er Sheva (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Biblical Hebrew, Hebrew, Jewish Legend
The Hebrew source of Beersheba, meaning ‘the well of the oath’.
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.
Beihaidao (Political Subdivision & Island) Chinese
Chinese form of Hokkaido.
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.
Belarut (Country) Lao
Lao 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.
Belmopán (Settlement) Spanish
Spanish form of Belmopan.
Belmopan (Settlement) English
Belmopan, the capital city of Belize, got its name from combining "Belize" and "Mopan," which is one of the indigenous Maya groups in Belize. The name was chosen in 1970 when the government decided to move the capital from Belize City to a more centrally located area.
Belmophaen (Settlement) Thai
Thai form of Belmopan.
Beloetsjistan (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Balochistan.
Belo Horizonte (Settlement) Portuguese
Means "beautiful horizon" in Portuguese. This is the name of a city in Brazil.
Belorusio (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Belarus.
Bělorusko (Country) Czech
Czech form of Belarus
Belorussi (Country) Chechen, Ossetian
Chechen and Ossetian form of Belarus.
Belorussia (Country) English
The former name of Belarus and the English spelling of Belorussiya.
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.
Belzo (Country) Venetian
Venetian form of Belgium.
Ben (Settlement & Political Subdivision) Khmer
Khmer form of Bern.
Benaeng (Country) Korean
Korean form of Benin.
Benátky (Settlement) Czech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of Venice.
Beneberak (Settlement) Biblical
Means "sons of lightning".
Benechia (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Venice via the Italian form Venezia.
Benesuella (Country) Korean
Korean form of Venezuela.
Benezuera (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Venezuela.
Bengale (Political Subdivision & Region) Afrikaans, French
Afrikaans and French form of Bengal.
Bengalen (Political Subdivision & Region) Danish, Dutch, German, Swedish
Danish, Dutch, German and Swedish form of Bengal.
Bengália (Political Subdivision & Region) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Bengal.
Bengalia (Political Subdivision & Region) Armenian
Armenian form of Bengal.
Bengālija (Political Subdivision & Region) Latvian
Latvian form of Bengal.
Bengaliya (Political Subdivision & Region) Bulgarian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Russian, Uzbek
Form of Bengal used in multiple languages.
Bengálsko (Political Subdivision & Region) Czech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of Bengal.
Bengalūru (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Kannada
Bengalūru is the name of the capital city of Karnataka.
Bengaluru (Settlement) Kannada, English, Malayalam
Kannada and Malayalam form of Bangalore, as well as the city's official English name.
Bengaluru (Settlement) Kannada, English, Bengali, Malayalam
Kannada, Bengali and Malayalam form of Bangalore, as well as the city's official English name.
Bengaru (Political Subdivision & Region) Japanese
Japanese form of Bengal.
Bengeo (Settlement) English
Bengeo means ridge over the River Beane, or settlement on the River Beane.
Benggala (Political Subdivision & Region) Indonesian, Malay
Indonesian and Malay form of Bengal.
Benggol (Political Subdivision & Region) Korean
Korean form of Bengal.
Bengkol (Political Subdivision & Region) Thai
Thai form of Bengal.
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.
Benguet (Political Subdivision) Filipino, Ilocano, Pampangan, Ibaloi, Kankanaey, Tagalog, English
Hispanicized form of Kankanaey benget meaning "edge", originally used as the name for a village at the edge of a swamp. This is the name of a province of the Philippines.
Benguluru (Settlement) Telugu
Telugu form of Bangalore.
Benhaliya (Political Subdivision & Region) Belarusian, Ukrainian
Belarusian and Ukrainian form of Bengal.
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.
Benqaliya (Political Subdivision & Region) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Bengal.
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.
Berestovichanka (River) Russian
Russian form of Byerastavichanka.
Bereullin (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Berlin.
Bereun (Settlement & Political Subdivision) Korean
Korean form of Bern.
Berezil (Country) Persian
Persian form of Brazil.
Bèrgam (Settlement) Catalan
Catalan form of Bergamo.
Bergam (Settlement) Occitan
Occitan form of Bergamo.
Bergame (Settlement) French
French form of Bergamo.
Bérgamo (Settlement) Portuguese, Spanish
Portuguese and Spanish form of Bergamo.
Bèrgamu (Settlement) Sicilian
Sicilian form of Bergamo.
Bèrgamu (Settlement) Sicilian
Sicilian form of Bergamo.
Bergamu (Settlement) Corsican
Corsican form of Bergamo.
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.
Bérghem (Settlement) Piedmontese
Piedmontese form of Bergamo.
Bèrghem (Settlement) Lombard
Lombard form of Bergamo.
Berghem (Settlement) Friulian
Friulian form of Bergamo.
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.
Beuriteun (Island) Korean
Korean form of Britain.
Beurunai (Country) Korean
Korean form of Brunei.