Submitted Place Names Starting with F

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Faat Gwok (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese romanization of Faguo.
Færeyjar (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic cognate of Føroyar.
Færøerne (Country) Danish
Danish cognate of Føroyar.
Faguo (Country) Chinese
From Chinese 法 (Fǎ), a shortened form of 法兰西 (Fǎlánxī) or (Fàlánxī), a poetic name for France, and 国 (guó) meaning "country"... [more]
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)... [more]
Falklandsöarna (Island) Swedish
Swedish form of The Falkland Islands.
Falmouth (Settlement) English
Fan Laan (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Finland.
Fano (Political Subdivision) Italian
Habitational name for someone who comes from Fano, Italy.
Fərat (River) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Euphrates.
Färöarna (Country) Swedish
Swedish cognate of Føroyar.
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.
Faroes (Country) English
Shortened form of Faroe Islands.
Fear Manach (Political Subdivision) Irish
Irish form of Fermanagh.
Featherstonhaugh (Settlement) English
A town in Northumberland, England. From Old English feðere "feather", stān "stone", and healh "corner."
Fei Leot Ban (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Philippines.
Fenicië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Phoenicia.
Fenisië (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Phoenicia.
Fenlan (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Finland.
Fennoscandië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Fennoscandia.
Fennoskandien (Region) German
German form of Fennoscandia.
Ferizaj (Settlement) Albanian
Albanian name of a city in Kosovo.
Fermanagh (Political Subdivision) Irish
County in Northern Ireland. Meaning "men of the country of the lakes".
Fici (Country) Azerbaijani, Crimean Tatar, Gagauz
Azerbaijani, Crimean Tatar, and Gagauz form of Fiji.
Fídjíeyjar (Country) Icelandic
Combination of Fidji "Fiji" and eyjar "islands". This is the Icelandic name for Fiji.
Fidžis (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Fiji.
Fietnam (Country) Welsh
Welsh form of Vietnam.
Fîjî (Country) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Fiji.
Fílabeinsströndin (Country) Icelandic
Combination of Icelandic fílabein "ivory" and strönd "coast", making this an Icelandic calque of Côte D'ivoire.
Fildişi Kıyısı (Country) Turkish
Turkish form of Ivory Coast
Filibbin (Country) Arabic
Arabic form of Philippines usually written with the definite article الفلبين (al-Filibbin).
Filibe (Settlement) Turkish
Turkish form of Plovdiv.
Filibiin (Country) Eastern African, Somali
Somali form of Philippines.
Filipiinid (Country) Estonian
Estonian form of Philippines.
Filipijnen (Country) Dutch
Dutch form of Philippines.
Filîpîn (Country) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Philippines.
Filipin (Country) Western African, Hausa, Persian
Hausa and Persian form of Philippines.
Filipinai (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Philippines.
Filipīnas (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Philippines.
Filipine (Country) Romanian
Romanian form of Philippines.
Filipines (Country) Asturian, Catalan
Asturian and Catalan form of Philippines.
Filipinet (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Philippines.
Filipinkhar (Country) Kabardian
Kabardian form of Philippines.
Filipinler (Country) Turkish
Turkish form of Philippines.
Filipinner (Country) Armenian
Armenian form of Philippines.
Filipinoj (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Philippines.
Filipins (Country) Dhivehi, Indian, Hindi
Dhivehi and Hindi form of Philippines.
Filipíny (Country) Czech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of Philippines.
Filipiny (Country) Polish, Silesian
Polish and Silesian form of Philippines.
Filippiinit (Country) Finnish
Finnish form of Philippines.
Filippin (Country) Azerbaijani, Kyrgyz, Lao, Mongolian, Tajik, Thai, Uzbek
Form of Philippines used in various languages.
Filippinas (Country) Romansch
Romansch form of the Philippines
Filippinash (Country) Chechen
Chechen form of Philippines.
Filippinder (Country) Kazakh
Kazakh form of Philippines.
Filippinene (Country) Norwegian
Norwegian form of Philippines.
Filippinerna (Country) Swedish
Swedish form of The Philippines.
Filippinerne (Country) Danish
Danish form of the Philippines
Filippines (Country) Greek
Greek form of Philippines.
Filippini (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of Philippines.
Filippinler (Country) Crimean Tatar, Turkmen
Crimean Tatar and Turkmen form of Philippines.
Filippintæ (Country) Ossetian
Ossetian form of Philippines.
Filippiny (Country) Russian, Ukrainian
Russian and Ukrainian form of Philippines.
Filippseyjar (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of the Philippines.
Filippyne (Country) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Philippines.
Filipsoyggjar (Country) Faroese
Faroese form of Philippines.
Finlanda (Country) Albanian, Romanian
Albanian and Romanian form of Finland.
Finlàndia (Country) Catalan, Occitan
Catalan and Occitan form of Finland.
Finlandja (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of Finland.
Finlandy (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of Finland.
Finlandyjo (Country) Silesian
Silesian form of Finland.
Fînlenda (Country) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Finland.
Finliandyia (Country) Belarusian
Belarusian form of Finland.
Finlyandi (Country) Chechen, Chuvash, Ossetian
Chechen, Chuvash, and Ossetian form of Finland.
Finlýandiýa (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Finland.
Finnlando (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Finland.
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]
Finnország (Country) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Finland
Fínsko (Country) Slovak
Slovak form of Finland
Fińskô (Country) Kashubian
Kashubian form of Finland
Fionlainn (Country) Irish
Irish form of Finland
Firenze (Settlement) Italian, Danish, Finnish, Hungarian
Italian form of Florence.
Fitzi (Country) Greek
Greek form of Fiji.
Fiyetnam (Country) Eastern African, Somali
Somali form of Vietnam.
Fleury (Settlement) French
The name of various places in northern France, derived from Latin Floriacum, the name of a Gallo-Roman estate which was composed of the personal name Florus and the locative suffix -acum... [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]
Florence (Settlement) English, Dutch, French, Latvian
From Latin Florentia, derived from florens, ("flowering"), ultimately from flos, meaning "flower". This is the name of the capital city of Tuscany, in central Italy, as well as several settlements throughout the United States.... [more]
Florentia (Settlement) Ancient Roman, Greek
Latin and Greek form of Florence.
Florida (Political Subdivision) English, Spanish
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]
Floride (Political Subdivision) French
French form of Florida.
Foluolida (Political Subdivision) Chinese
Chinese form of Florida.
Fomengte (Political Subdivision) Chinese
Chinese form of Vermont.
Forillon (Other) French
National park in Quebec, Canada. 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".
Fort Worth (Settlement) English
Named in honor of officer William J. Worth, who fought in the Mexican-American War. This is the name of a city in Texas.
Fo Sok Juk (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Kosovo.
Fo Wai Dak (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Kuwait.
Frainc (Country) Irish
Irish form of France
Frakkland (Country) Icelandic, Ancient Scandinavian
Ultimately from Old Norse frakkar "Franks" and land "land". This is the Icelandic and Old Norse form of France.
Franca (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of France.
Franciaország (Country) Hungarian
Hungarian form of France
Francija (Country) Latvian, Macedonian, Slovene
Latvian, Macedonian and Slovenian form of France.
Francio (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of France.
Francúzsko (Country) Slovak
Slovak form of France
Francyjŏ (Country) Silesian
Silesian form of France.
Frank (Country) Manx
Manx form of France
Franke (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Franconia.
Frankfurt (Settlement) German, English
A metropolis and the largest city in the State of Hesse, In Germany. It is also the fifth largest city of Germany.
Fransa (Country) Azerbaijani, Kurdish, Turkish
Azerbaijani, Kurdish, and Turkish form of France.
Frans-Guyana (Political Subdivision) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of French Guiana.
Fransia (Country) Papiamento
Papiamento form of France.
Fransiýa (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Francia (see France).
Frantsa (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of France.
Frantsi (Country) Buryat, Chechen, Chuvash, Ingush
Buryat, Chechen, Chuvash, and Ingush form of France.
Frantsyia (Country) Belarusian
Belarusian form of Francia (see France).
Frantzia (Country) Basque
Basque form of France
Franza (Country) Maltese, Neapolitan
Maltese and Neapolitan form of France.
Fraser Valley (Region) English (Canadian)
It is a region in southwestern British Columbia, Canada.
Fredericton (Settlement) English (Canadian)
The name of the capital city of the province New Brunswick in Canada.... [more]
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]
Fresno (Settlement) Spanish (Mexican)
Spanish for "ash tree".
Frigië (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Phrygia.
Frygië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Phrygia.
Fuerteventura (Island) Spanish
From Spanish fuerte "strong" and ventura "fortune", though an alternative theory is that the name is derived form the Roman name for the Canary Islands, Fortunatae Insulae "fortunate islands"... [more]
Fugate (Country) English
Fuji (Mountain) Japanese, English
The name of a mountain (a symbol for the Japanese for centuries), known in Japanese as Fuji-san or Fujiyama (富士山), located on the boundaries of Shizuoka and Yamanashi prefectures in central Japan... [more]
Fukui (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Japanese
From Japanese 福 (fuku) meaning "happiness, good fortune, blessing" and 井 (i) meaning "well, mine shaft, pit". This is the name of a city in Japan, as well as the prefecture in which the city is located.
Fukuoka (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Japanese
From Japanese 福 (fuku) meaning "happiness, good fortune, blessing" and 岡 (oka) meaning "hill, ridge". This is the name of a city in Japan, as well as the prefecture in which the city is located.
Fukushima (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Japanese
From Japanese 福 (fuku) meaning "happiness, good fortune, blessing" and 島 (shima) meaning "island". This is the name of a city in Japan, as well as the prefecture in which the city is located.
Fülöp-szigetek (Country) Hungarian
Means "Philip's islands" from the given name Fülöp and Hungarian szigetek meaning "islands". This is the Hungarian name for the Philippines.
Funabashi (Settlement) Japanese
Means either "bridge on a ship" or "bridge made of ships" in Japanese, from 船 (funa), meaning "ship, vessel", and 橋 (hashi), meaning "bridge"... [more]
Fundy (Other & Body of Water) French
Bay and national park in New Brunswick, Canada. The name comes from the French word 'fendu', meaning "split".
Fyvie (Settlement) Scottish
From the name of a Scottish village, chiefly distinguished for its castle (allegedly haunted, with a history going back to 1211), the meaning of which is uncertain. Earlier it may have been Fycyn or Fywin, according to one source from the Gaelic flodh abhuinn “wilderness by the river”... [more]