Submitted Place Names Starting with C

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Chechénia (Political Subdivision) Portuguese (European)
European Portuguese form of Chechnya.
Chechênia (Political Subdivision) Portuguese (Brazilian)
Brazilian Portuguese form of Chechnya.
Chechenia (Political Subdivision) Spanish
Spanish form of Chechnya.
Chechenistan (Political Subdivision) Persian
From Persian چچن (čečen) meaning "Chechen" and the suffix ـستان (-stân) meaning "land of". This is a Persian name for Chechnya.
Checheniston (Political Subdivision) Tajik, Uzbek
Tajik and Uzbek form of Chechenistan.
Checheniya (Political Subdivision) Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of Chechnya.
Chechenstan (Political Subdivision) Kyrgyz
Kyrgyz form of Chechenistan.
Chechneti (Political Subdivision) Georgian
From ჩეჩნური (chechnuri), the Georgian exonym for the Chechen people, and the suffix -ეთი (-eti) used to indicate location. This is the Georgian name for Chechnya.
Chechnia (Political Subdivision) Armenian, Thai
Armenian and Thai form of Chechnya.
Chechnya (Political Subdivision) Russian, English
Means "(place) of the Chechens", derived from the Russian name for the Chechen people. The exonym is of uncertain meaning, with Russian folk etymologies suggesting that it originates from the name of a village; on the other hand, it may be derived from the Kabardian name Шашан (Shashan)... [more]
Chehiya (Country) Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of Čechy, used as a name for the Czech Republic.
Cheju (Political Subdivision, Settlement & Island) Japanese
Japanese form of Jeju.
Chekh (Country) Mongolian
Mongolian form of Čechy, used as a name for the Czech Republic.
Chekheti (Country) Georgian
Georgian form of Czechia.
Chekhi (Country) Buryat, Chechen, Chuvash, Ossetian
Buryat, Chechen, Chuvash and Ossetian form of Čechy, used as a name for the Czech Republic.
Chekhia (Country) Abkhaz, Armenian
Abkhaz and Armenian form of Čechy, used as a name for the Czech Republic.
Chekhiya (Country) Belarusian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Russian, Tajik, Ukrainian
Form of Čechy, used as a name for the Czech Republic in various languages.
Chekhoslovakiya (Country) Russian, Yakut, Armenian, Bashkir, Tatar, Kyrgyz, Kazakh, Tajik, Uzbek
Russian, Yakut, Bashkir, Armenian, Tatar, Kyrgyz, Kazakh, Tajik,and Uzbek form of Czechoslovakia.
Chekkia (Country) Thai
Thai form of Czechia.
Cheko (Country) Japanese, Korean
Shortened form of Japanese チェコスロバキア (Chekosurobakia) or Korean 체코슬로바키아 (Chekoseullobakia) both referring to the historical country of Czechoslovakia... [more]
Chekokyōwakoku (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of the Czech Republic. See Cheko for the shortened version, equivalent to Czechia.
Chè-lâm (Settlement) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Jinan.
Cheldon (Settlement) English
Cheltenham (Settlement) English (British)
First recorded in 803, as Celtan hom; the meaning has not been resolved with certainty, but latest scholarship concludes that the first element preserves a pre-British noun cilta, 'steep hill', here referring to the Cotswold scarp; the second element may mean 'settlement' or 'water-meadow'... [more]
Chen (Country) Khmer
Khmer form of China.
Chendu (Settlement) Russian
Russian form of Chengdu.
Chëngdu (Settlement) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Chengdu.
Chengdu (Settlement) Chinese
From Chinese 成 (chéng) meaning "completed, finished, succeeded" and 都 (dū) meaning "capital city, large city", supposedly named during the city's founding by the ninth king of the Kaiming dyntasty of the ancient state of Shu... [more]
Cheniwa (Settlement) Thai
Thai form of Geneva.
Chennai (Settlement) Indian, Tamil, English
Most likely from the name of 17th-century Telugu monarch Damarla Chennapa Nayaka (or Chennappa Naicker). This is the name of the capital city of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, which was officially called Madras until 1996.
Chenova (Settlement) Aragonese, Armenian
Aragonese and Armenian form of Genoa.
Cheonan (Settlement) Korean
Combination of 天 (천, cheon, "sky, heaven") and 安 (안, ān, "peace"), thus "heavenly peace". This is the name of a city in South Korea.
Cheongdu (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Chengdu.
Cheongju (Settlement) Korean
Combination of 淸 (청, cheong, "clear, clean") and 州 (주, ju, "province"), thus "clear province", or "perfect province". This is the name of a city in South Korea.
Chequia (Country) Spanish, Aragonese, Asturian, Galician, Occitan
Form of Czechia used in multiple languages.
Cheragh (Settlement) Persian
This is the name of a village in Lorestan Province in western Iran. This is also used as a place name element (first or last) in other villages across Iran.... [more]
Chereukeseu (Country & Region) Korean
Korean form of Circassia.
Cherkes (Country & Region) Ossetian
Ossetian form of Circassia.
Cherkesiya (Country & Region) Russian
Russian form of Circassia.
Cherkezia (Country & Region) Armenian
Armenian form of Circassia.
Chernobyl (Other) Russian, English
Russian name for the Chernobyl Power Plant and the English name for it. It is also to Russian form of the name of a village in Ukraine. It is dervied from "черный" (chernyy) meaning "black". For the Ukrainian form, see Chornobyl'.
Chernogoriya (Country) Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Russian, Tajik, Uzbek
From a calque of the Serbo-Croatian name Crna Gora meaning "black mountain", derived from Russian чёрный (chyorniy) meaning "black" and гора (gora) meaning "mountain"... [more]
Chesnee (Settlement) English
Variant spelling of Chesney. Chesnee is a city in South Carolina.
Chetthamada (Country) Burmese
From Burmese ချက် (chet) meaning "Czech" and သမ္မတ (thamada) meaning "president". This is the Burmese name for the Czech Republic.
Cheviot (Mountain) English
The name of a mountain and the surrounding mountains on the Anglo-Scottish border. The name is thought to be Celtic and to derive from Brythonic *ceμ-, *cejn 'ridge, spine' (Welsh chefn, 'back, ridge'), and -ed, which might have meant 'having the quality of-'.
Chexiya (Country) Uzbek
Uzbek form of Čechy, used as a name for the Czech Republic.
Cheyenne (Settlement) English
The capital of Wyoming, in the United States.
Chezmeh (Country) Pakistani
Chezmeh meaning Pakistani. Chezmeh is a acronym of 'Cheh Zameeneh' which translates to 6 lands in Urdu. Chezmeh is a ethnonym (endonym) for Pakistanis referring to the people and its 6 regions Punjab, Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Kashsmir, Gilgit Baltistan & Sindh.
Chhattisgarh (Political Subdivision) Indian
The name "Chhattisgarh" is derived from the combination of two Hindi words: "Chhattis," which means "sixteen," and "Garh," which means "fortress" or "stronghold." It refers to the sixteen forts that were believed to have been built in the region during ancient times.
Chheng-hái (Body of Water & Political Subdivision) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Qinghai.
Chheng-tó (Settlement) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Qingdao.
Chhiáng-chû (Settlement) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka romanization of Zhengzhou.
Chhiâng-hói (Body of Water & Political Subdivision) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka romanization of Qinghai.
Chhièn-chû (Settlement) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka romanization of Quanzhou.
Chhim-chùn (Settlement) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Shenzhen.
Chhòng-sâ (Settlement) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka romanization of Changsha.
Chhṳ̂m-chun (Settlement) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka romanization of Shenzhen.
Chhùng-khin (Settlement) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka romanization of Chongqing.
Chiang-chiu (Settlement) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Zhangzhou.
Chiang Hai (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Northern Thai
Northern Thai form of Chiang Rai.
Chiang Mai (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Thai, English
Means "new city" from Thai เชียง (chiang) meaning "(walled) city" and ใหม่ (mai) meaning "new". This is the name of a province of and city in Thailand.
Chiang Mai (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Thai, Northern Thai
Means "new city" from Thai เชียง (chiang) or Northern Thai ᨩ᩠ᨿᨦ (chiang) both meaning "city" and Thai ใหม่ (mai) or Northern Thai ᩉ᩠ᨾᩲ᩵ (mai) meaning "new"... [more]
Chiang Rai (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Thai
From Thai เชียง (chiang) meaning "walled city" and ราย (rai) referring to Mangrai (1238-1311), the first king of the Lan Na Kingdom who established the city. This is the name of a province of, as well as a city in, Thailand.
Chiang Rung (Settlement) Thai
Thai form of Jinghong.
Chiba (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Japanese
From Japanese 千 (chi) meaning "thousand" and 葉 (ha) meaning "leaf". This is the name of a city in Japan, as well as the prefecture in which the city is located.
Chibuti (Country) Thai
Thai form of Djibouti.
Chicago (Settlement) English
Name of a city in Illinois, from town founded in 1833, named from a Canadian French form of Algonquian sheka:ko:heki "place of the wild onion," or Ojibwa shika:konk "at the skunk place".
Chicomoztoc (Settlement & Other) Nahuatl, Aztec
From Nahuatl chicome (“seven”), oztotl (“cave”), and -c (“place”).
Chihuahua (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Spanish
Meaning unknown, possibly of Nahuatl origin meaning "the place where water of the rivers meet, confluence". This is the name of a state of, as well as a city in, Mexico.
Chilcotin (Region) Cree (Anglicized)
From the Chilcotin (Tsilhqot'in) people of British Columbia, Canada. Means "people of the red ochre river", after the Chilko river.
Chi-lê (Country) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Chile.
Chíle (Country) Guarani
Guarani form of Chile.
Chilko (River) Cree (Anglicized)
Name of a river in British Columbia, Canada. From the Chilcotin (Tsilhqot'in) word tŝilhqóx, meaning "the red ochre river".
Chille (Country) Korean
Korean form of Chile.
Chin (Political Subdivision) Burmese, English
From the name of the Chin people, which was most likely a Burmese adaptation of a Chin word meaning "man, person". This is the name of a state of Myanmar.
Chi-nàm (Settlement) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka romanization of Jinan.
Chinastan (Country) Armenian
From Persian چین (Chin) referring to China combined with the suffix ستان (stan) meaning "land of". This is the Armenian name of China.
Chinaya (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of China.
Chineti (Country) Georgian
From Georgian ჩინური (chinuri) referring to the Chinese people and the suffix -ეთი (-eti) used to indicate location. This is the Georgian name for China.
Chinevra (Settlement) Aragonese
Aragonese form of Geneva.
Chingdao (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Qingdao.
Chĭng-dáung (Settlement) Chinese (Min Dong)
Min Dong romanization of Shenzhen.
Chĭng-dō̤ (Settlement) Chinese (Min Dong)
Min Dong romanization of Qingdao.
Chĭng-hāi (Body of Water & Political Subdivision) Chinese (Min Dong)
Min Dong romanization of Qinghai.
Chinmaing (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Burmese
Burmese form of Chiang Mai.
Chintao (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Qingdao.
Chinyaing (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Burmese
Burmese form of Chiang Rai.
Chip (Island & Country) Haitian Creole
Haitian Creole form of Cyprus.
Chîpe (Country) Walloon
Walloon form of Cyprus.
Chippenham (Settlement) English
One possibility for its naming may have been from Cyppa's Hamme which comes from the words ce-ap meaning market, and Hamme meaning enclosed by the river or an enclosed water meadow both of which Chippenham was.... [more]
Chiquinquira (Settlement) Spanish
the name of a town in venezuela
Chiraz (Settlement) French
French form of Shiraz.
Chirghisia (Country) Italian
Italian form of Kyrgyzstan via its Russian name Kirgiziya. This is an alternative name for the country; the standard name in Italy is Kirghizistan.
Chita (Political Subdivision) Russian
"birch mat" or "clay" or "dirt (on the shore), slate, coal" or "blue" or "black earth (coal slate), coal" or "dwelling" or "upper reaches" or possibly the short form of a diminutive of a diminutive of a name that means "conception" (possibly referring to "The Immaculate Conception")
Chittagong (Settlement) Bengali, English
The etymology of Chittagong is uncertain. One explanation credits the first Arab traders for shatt ghangh, where shatt means "delta" and ghangh stood for the Ganges. The Arakanese chronicle states that a king named Tsu-la-taing Tsandaya, after conquering Bengal, set up a stone pillar as a trophy or memorial at the place since called Tst-ta-gaung as the limit of conquest... [more]
Chittagong (Political Subdivision & Settlement) English
From Bengali চট্টগ্রাম (Chottogram) of uncertain meaning. This is the name of an administrative division of, as well as a city in, Bangladesh (officially named Chattogram).
Chiyoda (Settlement) Japanese
From Japanese 千 (chi) meaning "thousand", 代 (yo) meaning "generation" and 田 (ta) meaning "field, rice paddy"... [more]
Choân-chiu (Settlement) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Quanzhou.
Chochia (Country & Political Subdivision) Thai
Thai form of Georgia 1 or Georgia 2.
Chodaen (Country) Thai
Thai form of Jordan.
Choibalsan (Settlement) Mongolian
In honor of Communist leader Khorloogin Choibalsan, who took part in the Mongolian Revolution of 1920. This is the name of a city in Mongolia.
Chomolungma (Mountain) Tibetan
Tibetan form of Mount Everest.
Chomolungma (Mountain) Tibetan
Alternate transcription of Tibetan ཇོ་མོ་གླང་མ (see Jo-mo-glang-ma).
Chonburi (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Thai
From Thai ชล (chon) meaning "(body of) water" and บุรี (buri) meaning "city, town", so named for the nearby Gulf of Thailand. This is the name of a province of Thailand as well as said province's capital city.
Chondigor (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Bengali
Bengali form of Chandigarh.
Chöndü (Settlement) Mongolian
Mongolian form of Chengdu.
Chông-chû (Settlement) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka romanization of Zhangzhou.
Chongqing (Settlement) Chinese
From Chinese 重 (chóng) meaning "repeat, duplicate" and 庆 (qìng) meaning "congratulate, celebrate"... [more]
Chongsheng (Political Subdivision, Settlement & Island) Chinese
Chinese form of Okinawa.
Chorasmia (Region & Political Subdivision) Ancient Greek, Ancient Roman, English, Greek
Ancient Greek and Ancient Roman name for the region of Khwarazm in Central Asia. It was named after the Chorasmians, a local Iranian tribe who were known as Χωράσμιοι (Chorasmioi) to the Greeks and as Chorasmii to the Romans.... [more]
Chorasmie (Region) French
French form of Khwarazm via its Greek and Latin name Chorasmia.
Chorasmië (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Khwarazm via its Greek and Latin name Chorasmia.
Choresmien (Political Subdivision & Region) German
German form of Khwarazm via its Greek and Latin name Chorasmia.
Chornobyl' (Other) Ukrainian
Chornobyl' is the name of a power plant that had a meltdown in 1986 as well as a Ukrainian village, meaning "black" from Ukrainian "чорний(chornyy)". The English form is Chernobyl.
Chorvátsko (Country) Slovak
Slovak form of Croatia
Chorvatsko (Country) Czech
Czech form of Croatia
Chorwacja (Country) Polish
Polish form of Croatia.
Chorwacyjo (Country) Silesian
Silesian form of Croatia.
Choson (Country) Korean
North Korean transcription of Joseon.
Chottogram (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Bengali
Bengali form of Chittagong.
Christchurch (Region) English
Christchurch is a New Zealand city that was founded in 1850. The name was given in 1848 before the city even existed. It was given by J R Godley of the Canterbury Associtaion who went to Christ Church College in teenagehood.
Christiania (Settlement) Norwegian (Archaic)
Named in honor of Christian IV (1577-1648), king of Denmark-Norway. This was the name of the capital of Norway between 1624 and 1925.
Christmas Island (Island) English (Australian)
Name of an Island in Australia, it was named Christmas Island because of the date it was found (December 25)
Chubetsu (Mountain) Japanese
Chubetsu-dake (or Mount Chubetsu in English) is apart of the Daisetsuzan National Park in Hokkaido.
Chukotka (Political Subdivision) Russian, English
Derived from the Russian name Чукчи (Chukchi), referring to the native people who originally inhabited the area. The word Chukchi is derived from Chukchi Chauchu meaning "rich in reindeer", used by the Reindeer Chukchi people to distinguish themselves from the Maritime Chukchi (the Anqallyt meaning "sea people")... [more]
Chumphon (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Thai
From Thai ชุม (chum) meaning "come together, assemble, gather" and พร (phon) meaning "blessing". The second element may be a corruption of พล (phon) meaning "force, strength, power" or, alternately, the entire name may come from a corruption of อุทุมพร (uthumphon) meaning "gular fig tree"... [more]
Chungching (Settlement) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Chongqing.
Chûng-koet (Country) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka romanization of Zhongguo.
Chûng-sân (Settlement) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka romanization of Zhongshan.
Chunijia (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Tunisia.
Chūō (Settlement) Japanese
From Japanese 中央 (chūō) meaning "centre, middle, central". This is the name of a special ward of Tokyo as well the name of wards in multiple other cities throughout Japan. It is also the name of a city in Yamanashi Prefecture.
Chương Châu (Settlement) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Zhangzhou.
Chuvasheti (Political Subdivision) Georgian
Georgian form of Chuvashia.
Chuvashia (Political Subdivision) English
From Russian Чувашия (Chuvashiya), derived from the name of the Chuvash people. The ethnic name чӑваш (chavash) is of uncertain meaning, possibly from Turkic yabal meaning "quiet, peaceful, slow", from a Turkic root meaning "friendly, peaceful" or from Tabghach, the Old Turkic name for the Tuoba, a Xianbei clan in Imperial China... [more]
Chuvashiya (Political Subdivision) Russian
Russian form of Chuvashia.
Chūzan (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Zhongshan.
Chuzenji (Body of Water) Japanese
Chuzenji Lake is located in Nikko city, Japan.
Chvea (Political Subdivision & Island) Khmer
Khmer form of Java.
Chyli (Country) Belarusian, Ukrainian
Belarusian and Ukrainian form of Chile.
Chzhenchzhou (Settlement) Russian
Russian form of Zhengzhou.
Chzhunshan (Settlement) Russian
Russian form of Zhongshan.
Ciang Sa (Settlement) Chinese (Teochew)
Teochew romanization of Changsha.
Cîbûtî (Country) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Djibouti.
Cibuti (Country) Azerbaijani, Crimean Tatar, Gagauz, Turkish
Azerbaijani, Crimean Tatar, Gagauz, and Turkish form of Djibouti.
Cicero (Settlement) English
Name of a town in Cook County, Illinois, named after Roman statesman Marcus Tullius Cicero.
Ciddə (Settlement) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Jeddah.
Cidónia (Settlement) Portuguese (European)
European Portuguese form of Cydonia.
Cidônia (Settlement) Portuguese (Brazilian)
Brazilian Portuguese form of Cydonia.
Cidonia (Settlement) Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Cydonia.
Čierna Hora (Country) Slovak
Slovak cognate of Crna Gora
Cilacap (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Indonesian, Javanese, Sundanese
Derived from Javanese tlacap meaning "corner, point, end", so named for the sharp angle made by the end of a local bay. This is the name of a regency and city in Indonesia.
Çile (Country) Crimean Tatar
Crimean Tatar form of Chile.
Ci Le (Country) Bhutanese
Dzongkha form of Chile.
Cilegon (Settlement) Indonesian, Sundanese
Derived from Sundanese cai meaning "water" and legon meaning "arch, bay, cove". This is the name of a city in Indonesia.
Ċili (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of Chile.
Cili (Country) Kabyle, Sicilian
Kabyle and Sicilian form of Chile.
Cilicië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Cilicia.
Ĉilio (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Chile.
Cill Chainnigh (Political Subdivision & Island) Irish
Irish form of Kilkenny.
Cill Dara (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Irish
The Irish name for County Kildare. Means "church of the oak" in Irish.... [more]
Cill Mhantáin (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Irish
Irish name for the county of Wicklow. Meaning "church of Mantan". It is named after a peer of Saint Patrick. Mantan had his teeth knocked out by Irish pagans, and then he was renamed Mantan, which means "toothless one".
Cimahi (Settlement) Indonesian, Sundanese
From the name of a river derived from Sundanese cai mahi meaning "enough water". This is the name of a city in Indonesia.
Çîn (Country) Kurdish
Kurdish form of China.
Ċina (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of China.
Cincinatti (Settlement) English (American)
The name of a major city in Ohio.
Cincinnati (Political Subdivision) English
Means "curly-haired", from Latin cincinnatus (see Cincinnatus). This is the name of a city in Hamilton County, Ohio, United States which was named in honor of the Society of the Cincinnati, named after the Roman consul Lucius Quinctius Cincinnatus (born c. 519 – c. 430 BC).
Cingapura (Country, Island & Settlement) Portuguese (Brazilian)
Brazilian Portuguese form of Singapore
Cing Dou (Settlement) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese romanization of Qingdao.
Ĉinio (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of China.
Cino (Country) Minangkabau
Minangkabau form of China.
Ci-noe (Settlement) Chinese (Wu)
Wu romanization of Jinan.
Ciòng-ciŭ (Settlement) Chinese (Min Dong)
Min Dong romanization of Quanzhou.
Ciŏng-ciŭ (Settlement) Chinese (Min Dong)
Min Dong romanization of Zhangzhou.
Ciōng-huǒi (Settlement) Chinese (Min Bei)
Min Bei romanization of Shanghai.
Cipar (Country & Island) Croatian
Croatian form of Cyprus.
Ciper (Country & Island) Slovene
Slovene form of Cyprus.
Cipir (Country) Irish
Irish form of Cyprus
Ċipru (Island & Country) Maltese
Maltese form of Cyprus
Cipru (Island & Country) Romanian, Sicilian
Romanian and Sicilian form of Cyprus
Ciprus (Country) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Cyprus
Circasia (Region) Spanish
Spanish form of Circassia.
Circássia (Country & Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Circassia.
Circàssia (Country & Region) Catalan
Catalan form of Circassia.
Circassia (Country & Region) English, Italian
From Turkish Çerkes or Russian Черкес (Cherkes) referring to the Circassian (Adyghe) people. The name is of uncertain meaning, possibly derived from Kerkety, the name of a Circassian tribe, or from Persian چهار کس (čahâr kas) meaning "four people"... [more]
Circassie (Region) French
French form of Circassia.
Circassië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Circassia.
Cirebon (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Indonesian, Sundanese, Javanese
Either derived from Javanese caruban meaning "mixed, assorted" (likely a reference to the region's mixed cultural influences) or from Sundanese cai meaning "water" and rebon meaning "shrimp, prawn"... [more]
Cirgeastáin (Country) Irish
Irish form of Kyrgyzstan
Cirgistan (Country) Welsh
Welsh form of Kyrgyzstan.
Ciscaucásia (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Ciscaucasia.
Ciscaucasia (Region) English, Italian, Spanish
Means "on this side of the Caucasus", derived from Latin cis meaning "on this side of" combined with the latinized Greek noun Caucasia meaning "the Caucasus" (both the mountains and their namesake region)... [more]
Ciscaucasie (Region) French
French form of Ciscaucasia.
Cisjuranië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Cisjurania.
Ciskaukasië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Ciscaucasia.
Ciskaukasien (Region) Danish, German, Swedish
Danish, German and Swedish form of Ciscaucasia.
Cisleithanië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Cisleithania.
Cità Dû Vaticanu (Country) Sicilian
Sicilian form of Vatican City
Cittiglio (Settlement) Italian
Town in Italy.
Ciutat Del Vaticà (Country) Catalan
Catalan form of Vatican City
Cív (Settlement) Irish
Irish form of Kiev
Cizə (Settlement) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Giza.
Claddagh (Settlement) Irish, English
The name of an ancient village in Ireland, where the tradition of the Claddagh ring developed.
Clairvaux (Settlement) French
Clanton (Political Subdivision) English
A city in Mississippi.
Clare (Political Subdivision) Irish
From the Irish word clár, meaning "plank", after a bridge that was placed across the River Fergus outside Clarecastle.... [more]
Clare (Settlement) English
Possibly derives from Latin clarus, meaning "clear, bright", describing the clear nature of the Chilton Stream that flows through the town. The name first appears in the Domesday Book of 1086 as Clara.... [more]
Clarecastle (Settlement) Irish
A town in Clare, Ireland, named after Clare Castle, which stands on an island in the narrowest part of the River Fergus... [more]
Clearwater (Settlement) English (American)
A settlement that is located in Pinellas County Florida.... [more]
Cleveland (Settlement & Other) English
This is the name of several settlements, mainly in the United States, as well as a geographical region in Yorkshire, England; in both cases, the name comes from the combination of the Middle English words cleve ("cliff") and land.... [more]
Clovis (Settlement) English (American)
Their are 2 settlements named Clovis. One in CA and one in NM.... [more]
Cluny (Settlement) French
Coahuila (Political Subdivision) Spanish
Meaning uncertain. It is most likely of Nahuatl origin, with possible meanings including "flying serpent", "place of many trees" or "place where serpents creep". This is the name of a state of Mexico, formally known as Coahuila de Zaragoza.
Coal Brook (River & Settlement) English
The name of multiple brooks in Atlantic Canada, a brook in Pennsylvania, and a settlement in Newfoundland and Labrador... [more]
Coasta De Fildeș (Country) Romanian
Romanian form of Ivory Coast
Cocytus (River) Greek Mythology (Latinized)
From Κωκυτός meaning "lamentation"
Coeng Saa (Settlement) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese romanization of Changsha.
Cognac (Settlement) French
A city in Charente, France.
Cohor (Political Subdivision) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Johor.
Coi Ji Wai Aa (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Serbia.
Coillín an Triain (Settlement) Irish
Irish form of Culleenatreen.
Coimbra (Settlement) Portuguese
From Latin Conimbriga, itself derived from the name of an ancient tribe known as the Conii and Old Celtic brigā meaning "hill, fortress". This is the name of a city in Portugal.
Coira (Settlement) Italian, Romansh
Italian and Surmiran Romansh form of Chur.
Cóiré (Country) Irish
Irish form of Korea
Coire (Settlement) French
French form of Chur.
Cóiré Theas (Country) Irish
Irish form of South Korea
Cóiré Thuaidh (Country) Irish
Irish form of North Korea
Coleraine (Settlement) Northern Irish, Irish (Anglicized)
From Irish Cúil Rathain, meaning "nook of the ferns".... [more]
College (Political Subdivision) English
College is a city in Alaska.
Collegedale (Political Subdivision) English
Collegedale is a city in Tennessee.
Colmar (Settlement) French
Alsatian City of Colmar.
Colòmbia (Country) Catalan
Catalan form of Colombia.
Colombo (Settlement) English
Probably from the old Sinhalese word kolamba meaning "ferry" or "port". It is popularly believed to be derived from Sinhalese කොලොන් තොට (kolon tota) meaning "port on the river Kelani" or කොල අඹ (kola amba) meaning "leafy mango grove", altered with influence from the name of Italian explorer Christopher Columbus or Latin columba meaning "dove"... [more]
Colorado (Political Subdivision) English (American)
Name of a state in the United States, named after the Colorado river, from Spanish colo + "colored" rado "reddish", "ruddy".
Colossae (Settlement) Greek
either "Establishing a Temple or Shrine" or "to Punish" or "Dyed Wool," but no direct connection to "the Colossus of Rhodes"
Columbus (Settlement) English
Named after famous Italian explorer Christopher Columbus. This is the name of several settlements in the United States, including the capital city of the state of Ohio.
Comerio (Settlement) Italian
Town in Italy.
Compton (Settlement) English
Conception Bay (Body of Water) English
Calque of Medieval Portuguese Baía da Conceição, "Bay of the Conception," named for the Feast of the Immaculate Conception.
Concord (Settlement) English
Condom (Political Subdivision) Occitan
Condom, also referred to as Condom-en-Armagnac, is a commune in southwestern France in the department of Gers, of which it is a subprefecture.... [more]
Connacht (Political Subdivision & Region) Irish
From the name of the medieval ruling dynasty, the Connacht, later Connachta, meaning “descendants of Conn”, referring to the legendary king Conn of the Hundred Battles.... [more]
Connecticut (Political Subdivision) English (American)
Name of a state in the United States, from the name of the Connecticut river, from Algonquian quinnitukqut "at the long tidal river," from kwen "long" + ehtekw "tidal river" + enk "place".
Connellsville (Political Subdivision) English
Connellsville is a city in Pennsylvania.
Constanța (Settlement) Romanian
This is the name of a romanian city which is also the biggest port in Romania. It's greek name is Tomis.
Constantinopel (Settlement) Dutch
Dutch form of Constantinople.
Constantinopla (Settlement) Spanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of Constantinople.
Constantinople (Settlement) English, Greek (Anglicized), French
The original name for Istanbul derived from Greek Κωνσταντινούπολις (Konstantinoupolis) meaning "city of Constantine" derived from the name Konstantinos and πόλις (polis) "city".
Constantinopol (Settlement) Romanian
Romanian form of Constantinople.
Cook Islands (Other) English
A territory of New Zealand.
Copacabana (Island) Various
A resort on the Atlantic coast of Brazil that is near Rio de Janeiro.
Copenaghen (Settlement) Italian
Italian form of Copenhagen.
Copenhaga (Settlement) Portuguese
European Portuguese form of Copenhagen.
Copenhagen (Settlement) English
English form of København via Low German Kopenhagen. This is the capital of Denmark.
Copenḥague (Settlement) Asturian
Asturian form of Copenhagen.
Copenhågue (Settlement) Walloon
Walloon form of Copenhagen.
Copenhague (Settlement) French, Portuguese (Brazilian), Spanish, Tagalog
French, Brazilian Portuguese, Spanish and Tagalog form of Copenhagen.
Copenhaguen (Settlement) Catalan
Catalan form of Copenhagen.
Coquet (River) English
A river in Northumberland, England. Its name originates from words of a local Brythonic-Celtic language, equivalent to the Welsh coched, meaning 'red, brown'.
Corásmia (Political Subdivision & Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Khwarazm via its Greek and Latin name Chorasmia.
Corasmia (Political Subdivision & Region) Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Khwarazm via its Greek and Latin name Chorasmia.
Corbie (Political Subdivision) French
Corcaigh (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Irish
Irish form of Cork.
Corea Dal Nord (Country) Romansh
Romansh form of North Korea
Corea Dal Sid (Country) Romansh
Romansh form of South Korea
Corea Del Nord (Country) Catalan, Italian
Catalan and Italian form of North Korea
Corea Del Sud (Country) Catalan, Italian
Catalan and Italian form of South Korea
Corea Del Sur (Country) Asturian, Spanish
Asturian and Spanish form of South Korea
Corée Du Nord (Country) French
French form of North Korea
Corée Du Sud (Country) French
French form of South Korea
Coreia (Country) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Korea
Coreia Do Norte (Country) Portuguese
Portuguese form of North Korea
Coreia Do Sul (Country) Portuguese
Portuguese form of South Korea
Corêye (Country) Walloon
Walloon form of Korea.
Corint (Settlement) Catalan, Romanian
Catalan and Romanian form of Corinthus (see Corinth).
Corinthie (Political Subdivision & Region) French
French form of Corinthia.
Coríntia (Political Subdivision & Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Corinthia.
Corintia (Political Subdivision & Region) Romanian, Spanish
Romanian and Spanish form of Corinthia.
Corinto (Settlement) Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of Corinthus (see Corinth).
Corinzia (Political Subdivision & Region) Italian
Italian form of Corinthia.
Cork (Settlement & Political Subdivision) Irish
A county and city in Ireland. Meaning "swamp".
Cornwall (Political Subdivision & Region) English, Dutch
An English county or country, a place next to Devon at the bottom of southwestern England, derived from Old English Cornwealas which eventually turned into Cornwall... [more]
Coronation Street (Settlement) English, Popular Culture
The titular cobbled street in the current longest running tv soap in world history. It is also called Corrie. It gets its name from Queen Elizabeth’s coronation.
Corpus Christi (Settlement) English
The name of a city in Texas, it translates from Body of Christ from Latin.
Corrib (Body of Water & River) Irish
River and lake in Ireland.
Corsica (Political Subdivision & Island) Dutch, English, Italian, Romanian
Mediterranean island where Napoleon Bonaparte was born.
Coruscant (Other) Popular Culture
Coruscant is a fictional planet in the 'Star Wars' universe. The planet is an ecumenopolis -- the surface is almost entirely covered by one city. The name is derived from Latin coruscant "vibrating, glittering, sparkling"... [more]
Costa D'avorio (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Italian
Italian form of Côte D'ivoire.
Costa De Marfil (Country) Spanish
Spanish form of Ivory Coast
Còsta D'evòri (Country) Occitan
Occitan form of Ivory Coast
Costa Do Marfim (Country) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Ivory Coast
Costantinopoli (Settlement) Italian
Italian form of Constantinople.
Costa Rica (Country) Spanish, Afrikaans, Basque, Catalan, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Norwegian, Portuguese, Romanian, Swedish
The name of the Country in Central America. Costa Rica is a rugged, rainforested Central American country with coastlines on the Caribbean and Pacific. Though its capital, San Jose, is home to cultural institutions like the Pre-Columbian Gold Museum, Costa Rica is known for its beaches, volcanoes, and biodiversity... [more]
Cósta Ríce (Country) Irish
Irish form of Costa Rica
Cotabato (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Filipino, Cebuano, Hiligaynon, Ilocano, Tagalog, English
From Maguindanao Kutawatu meaning "stone city", from kuta meaning "city, fort" and wato meaning "stone, rock". This is the name of both a province and a city in the southern Philippines.
Côte D'ivoire (Country) French, English, Malay, Tagalog
French form of Ivory Coast, also borrowed into English, Malay and Tagalog.
Cotonou (Settlement) French
The name Cotonou comes from Fon origins, meaning, "by the river of death".
Courtaney (Settlement) English
Courtenay is a city on the east coast of Vancouver Island, in the Canadian province of British Columbia.