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FALGA (Country) Manx
Poetic Manx word for the Isle of Man.
FALKLAND (Settlement) Scottish
A village, parish and former royal burgh in Fife, Scotland. It is derived from Scottish Gaelic, a combination of an unclear first element, possibly falach
meaning "hidden," failc
meaning "wash" or falc
meaning "heavy rain," and the second element lann
meaning "enclosure" (might also come from a Pictish cognate).
FALKLAND ISLANDS (Island) English
An archipelago in the South Atlantic Ocean on the Patagonian Shelf and an overseas territory administered by the United Kingdom and claimed by Argentina (known in Spanish as Islas Malvinas
FANO (Political Subdivision) Italian
Habitational name for someone who comes from Fano, Italy
FAROE ISLANDS (Country) English
English form of FØROYAR
. The name is probably derived from Old Norse fær
"sheep". The Faroe Islands are an autonomous country within the Danish kingdom.
FEATHERSTONHAUGH (Settlement) English
A town in Northumberland, England. From Old English feðere
"stone", and healh
FERMANAGH (Political Subdivision) Irish
County in Northern IRELAND
. Meaning "men of the country of the lakes".
FÍDJÍEYJAR (Country) Icelandic
Combination of Fidji
"Fiji" and eyjar
"islands". This is the Icelandic name for FIJI
FINNMARK (Political Subdivision) Norwegian
From the Old Norse finn(ar)
(the Old Norse same of the Sami), and mǫrk
meaning "woodland, borderland, or march/mark."... [more]
FLINT (Settlement & River) English
The name of a town in north Wales and numerous communities in the United States, notably the city in Michigan, as well as several rivers in the United States and Jamaica.... [more]
FLORIDA (Political Subdivision) Spanish, English, Afrikaans, Albanian, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, German, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Kazakh, Kurdish, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Malay, Mongolian, Norwegian, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovene, Swedish, Tagalog, Tajik, Thai, Turkish, Uzbek
Means "flowery, ornate" in Spanish, a short form of either la Florida
meaning "the flowery one" or Pascua Florida
meaning "flowery Easter" (a Spanish name for Palm Sunday, so named because the region was discovered by Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León on that day in 1513)... [more]
FORILLON (Other) French
National park in QUEBEC
. The name is thought to refer to a flowerpot island or sea stack in the area that has since been submerged in the ocean.
FØROYAR (Country) Faroese
Probably derived from Old Norse fær
"sheep" and oyer
, an archaic Faroese word meaning "islands".
FRENCH GUIANA (Other) English
French Guiana is an overseas region of France on the northeast coast of South America, composed mainly of tropical rainforest. The ruins of 17th-century Fort Cépérou overlook the capital, Cayenne, with its colorful Creole houses and street markets... [more]
FUJI (Mountain) Japanese
The name of a mountain (a symbol for the Japanese for centuries), known in Japanese as Fuji-san
(富士山), located on the boundaries of Shizuoka and Yamanashi prefectures in central Japan... [more]