Submitted Place Names Starting with L

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Laai Tyut Wai Aa (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Latvia.
Läänemeri (Body of Water) Estonian
Means "west sea" in Estonian. This is the Estonian name for the Baltic Sea.
Lááʼos (Country) Navajo
Navajo form of Laos
Laâyoune (Settlement) French, Afrikaans, Icelandic
French, Afrikaans and Icelandic form of Laayoune.
Laayoune (Settlement) English, Slovene
From French Laâyoune derived from Arabic اَلْعَيُون (al-ʿayūn) meaning "the springs". This is the name of the capital city of the disputed territory of Western Sahara, though it is administered by Morocco.
Labate (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of Rabat.
Labëria (Region) Albanian
Labëria is a historic region that is roughly situated in southwestern Albania.
Laberiya (Country) Hausa
Hausa form of Liberia.
Labrador (Political Subdivision) Portuguese, Spanish
Province in Canada. Likely from Portuguese explorer João Fernandes Lavrador. Lavrador means "farmer" in Portuguese, as does the Spanish word 'labrador'.
Labuan (Political Subdivision) Malay
Derived from Malay pelabuhan meaning "harbour, port". This is the name of a federal territory of Malaysia.
La Cadière (Settlement) Frankish
Lackawaxen (Body of Water) Indigenous American
Lenape for "swift waters".
Lacónia (Political Subdivision & Region) Portuguese (European)
European Portuguese form of Laconia.
Lacônia (Political Subdivision & Region) Portuguese (Brazilian)
Brazilian Portuguese form of Laconia.
Laconia (Settlement) English
Laconia is a place in New Hampshire.
Laconie (Political Subdivision & Region) French
French form of Laconia.
Laconië (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Laconia.
Ladakh (Region & Political Subdivision) English, Persian
From Persian لداخ (ladakh), itself derived from Tibetan ལ་དྭགས (la dwags) meaning "land of high passes", from the words ལ (la) meaning "hillside, mountain pass" and དྭགས (dwags) meaning "open place"... [more]
Laddakh (Region & Political Subdivision) Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi
Hindi, Urdu and Punjabi form of Ladakh.
La Dwags (Region & Political Subdivision) Tibetan
Tibetan form of Ladakh.
Lagan (River) Northern Irish (Anglicized)
From Irish Abhainn an Lagáin, meaning “river of the low-lying district”.... [more]
Lagos (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Western African, Hausa, Igbo, English
From Portuguese lagos meaning "lakes". This is the name of a city in Nigeria as well as a state of the same name.
Laguna (Political Subdivision & Body of Water) English, Filipino
Means "lake" or "lagoon" in Spanish. In the Philippines, it refers to a lake (Laguna de Bay) or a province which is adjacent to the lake.
La Haya (Settlement) Spanish
Spanish form of The Hague.
La Haye (Settlement) French
French form of The Hague.
Lahestan (Country) Persian
From Persian له (Lah) referring to the Lechites, a group of West Slavic tribes who are the ancestors of modern-day Poles, combined with the suffix ستان (stan) meaning "land of"... [more]
Lahiston (Country) Tajik
Tajik form of Lahestan.
Lahore (Settlement) Punjabi, Urdu
Lahti (Settlement) Finnish
Taken directly from Finnish lahti "bay". Lahti is the name of several places in Finland, including the 8th largest city.
Lahtis (Settlement) Finland Swedish
Swedish form of Lahti.
L'Aia (Settlement) Italian
Italian form of The Hague.
Laibiria (Country) Thai
Thai form of Liberia.
Lai Châu (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 萊 (lai) meaning "pigweed" and Thai เจ้า (jâo) meaning "master".
Laikberiya (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Liberia.
Laisuotuo (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Lesotho.
Laitvia (Country) Irish
Irish form of Latvia
Lakari (Settlement) Urdu
Locational name, named for the town in India. The town's name is Urdu and means "wood".
Lakawia (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Latvia.
Lakeland (Region, River & Other) English (Rare)
The Lake District, a rural area in northwest England.... [more]
Lakeside (Settlement) English
Lakeside means "at the side of the lake". Multiple cities have this name in the United States.
Lakeville (Settlement) English
This is the name of a city in both Massachusetts and Minnesota.
Lakewood (Settlement) English
This place name meaning "lake by the wood" is a very common city name in the United States.
Lakhnau (Settlement) Hindi, Urdu
Hindi and Urdu form of Lucknow.
Lakónie (Political Subdivision & Region) Czech
Czech form of Laconia.
Lakonien (Political Subdivision & Region) German, Swedish
German and Swedish form of Laconia.
Lakonija (Political Subdivision & Region) Croatian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Serbian, Slovene
Croatian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Serbian and Slovenian form of Laconia.
Lakoniya (Political Subdivision & Region) Bulgarian, Russian, Ukrainian
Bulgarian, Russian and Ukrainian form of Laconia.
Laksemboek (Country) Thai
Thai form of Luxembourg.
Lambungh (Political Subdivision) Arabic
Arabic form of Lampung.
Lâm Đồng (Political Subdivision) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 林 (lâm) meaning "woods" and 同 (đồng) meaning "same".
La Meca (Settlement) Catalan, Spanish
Catalan and Spanish form of Mecca.
La Mecque (Settlement) French
French form of Mecca.
Lâm-hui (Country) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Nanfei.
Lâm-kiaⁿ (Settlement) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Nanjing.
Lampert (Settlement) English
A tiny hamlet in Northumberland, near the border with Cumbria. Despite this location's small size, several theories have emerged relating to the etymology of this unique name, which was first recorded in c.1290 as Lythel Lampard.... [more]
Lampung (Political Subdivision) Indonesian
From the name of the 7th-century kingdom of Tolang Pohwang, itself derived from Lampungese to meaning "people" and Lang Pohwang, an old name for the region, which is of uncertain origin and meaning... [more]
Lampunq (Political Subdivision) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Lampung.
Lanai (Island) Hawaiian
Lánao (Political Subdivision & Body of Water) Spanish
Spanish form of Lanao.
Lanao (Political Subdivision & Body of Water) Filipino, Tagalog, English
From Maranao ranaw meaning "lake, body of water". This is the name of a lake and two provinces in the southern Philippines.
Lanark (Settlement) Scottish
A small town in Lanarkshire, Central Scotland. It's name is of Cumbric origin and is thought to be equivalent with Welsh llanerch, 'open space in a forest'.
Lanchester (Settlement) English
Derived from the words lang "long" and chester "camp, fortress".
Langbarðaland (Country) Old Norse
Old Norse name for Italy.
Langkawi (Island) Malay, English
Meaning uncertain, possibly from a colloquial name for the brahminy kite (a type of eagle), derived from Malay helang meaning "eagle" and kawi referring to a reddish-brown chalk. This is the name of an island and archipelago in Malaysia.
Lạng Sơn (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 諒 (lạng) meaning "excuse, forgive" and 山 (sơn) meaning "mountain". This is the name of a city in Vietnam as well as the province in which it is located.
Langston (Political Subdivision) English
This is a city in Oklahoma.
Lanna (Country) Northern Thai, Thai
Means "a million paddy fields" from Northern Thai ᩃ᩶ᩣ᩠ᨶ (lan) or Thai ล้าน (lan) meaning "million" and Northern Thai ᨶᩣ (na) or Thai นา (na) meaning "paddy field, rice paddy"... [more]
Lannstevan (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Cornish
Lannstevan (Launceston in English) is a town, ancient borough, and civil parish in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is 1 mile (1.6 km) west of the middle stage of the River Tamar, which constitutes almost the entire border between Cornwall and Devon... [more]
Lansing (Settlement) English
The English usage is a place name originally derived from the town of Lancing in West Sussex (and which has also given names to other towns such as Lansing, Michigan and Lansing, New York). ''Lancing'' comes from the Old English personal name ''Wlanc'', meaning ''proud, imperious'', with the added suffix ''-ing'', indicating ''family of or follower of''.
Lanzarote (Island) Spanish
Derived from the first name of the Genoese navigator Lancillotto Malocello (born in 1270). Lanzarote is an island in the Canary Islands, a Spanish archipelago in the Atlantic Ocean, near the coast of northwestern Africa.
Lào Cai (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Vietnamese
Lào Cai (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Vietnamese
Possibly from a Hmong pronunciation of Chinese 老街 (lǎojiē) meaning "old town" (lão nhai in Vietnamese). This is the name of a province of, as well as a city in, Vietnam.
Laodicea (Settlement) Ancient Greek (Latinized), Biblical
Latinized form of Greek Λαοδίκεια (Laodikeia), which was derived from the Greek name Laodike and the feminine suffix -εια (-eia)... [more]
Laois (Political Subdivision) Irish
County in Ireland. Named after the Gaelic territory of Uí Laoighis, meaning "people of Lugaid Laígne".
Laosaya (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Laos.
Laosi (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Laos.
Laoso (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Laos.
Laôsy (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of Laos.
Lap Tou Jyun (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Lithuania via German Litauen.
Largo (Settlement) English (American)
Largo is located in Pinellas County Florida.... [more]
La Salette (Settlement) French (Archaic), History (Ecclesiastical)
The former name of a village in southeastern France, now called La Salette-Fallavaux, which was the location of an 1846 Marian apparition reported by two children... [more]
Las Bhegas (Settlement) Bengali
Bengali form of Las Vegas.
Las Fighas (Settlement) Arabic
Arabic form of Las Vegas.
Lasiweijiasi (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of Las Vegas.
Las Piñas (Settlement) Filipino
The City of Las Piñas was founded on either 1762 or 1797. It is one of the 16 cities making up the NCR of the Philippines. It has a land area of 32.69 km2 and has 588,894 people living in it as of the 2015 census.... [more]
Lassa (Settlement) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Lhasa.
Las Vegas (Settlement) English, Spanish
Means "the meadows" in Spanish, from vega meaning "meadow". This is the name of a city in the American state of Nevada.
Latbiya (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Latvia.
Latina (Settlement) Italian, English, Finnish, French
Derived from the former name Latinia, itself adopted in 1944 to replace the name Littoria, which had been chosen by the Fascist government upon the inauguration of the city in 1932... [more]
Látsębooʼ (Country) Navajo
Navajo form of Luxembourg
Latsia (Country) Lao
Lao form of Russia.
Latuoweiya (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Latvia.
Latvi (Country) Buryat, Chechen, Chuvash, Mongolian, Ossetian
Buryat, Chechen, Chuvash, Mongolian, and Ossetian form of Latvia.
Lát-vi-a (Country) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Latvia.
Latvija (Country) Latvian, Bosnian, Croatian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Slovene
Derived from Latgalians, the name of an ancient Eastern Baltic tribe inhabiting present-day Latvia.
Latvio (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Latvia.
Latvja (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of Latvia.
Latwia (Country) Thai
Thai form of Latvia.
Latwia (Country) Lao, Thai
Lao and Thai form of Latvia.
Latwiýa (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Latvia.
Latwiyawa (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Latvia.
Latwiye (Country) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Latvia.
Lauben (Settlement) German
Town in Germany.
Laujvoh (Country) Zhuang
Zhuang form of Laowo.
Láu-o (Country) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Laowo.
Lausanne (Political Subdivision & Settlement) English, English (British), French
From Latin Lausanna or Lausonium, ultimately from Proto-Celtic lausa meaning “slab.” This is the name of the fourth most populated city of Switzerland... [more]
Lausitz (Region) German, Afrikaans, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish
German form of Lusatia, which some countries have adopted as their name for the Central European region.
La Valeta (Settlement) Spanish
Spanish form of Valletta.
La Valette (Settlement) French
French form of Valletta.
La Valletta (Settlement) Catalan, Italian
Catalan and Italian form of Valletta.
Lawasa (Body of Water) Fijian
Lawosse (Country) Walloon
Walloon form of Laos.
Lawrenceville (Settlement) English
A city in Georgia 2.
Layibiriyawa (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Liberia.
Lea (River) English (British)
Lea is a river in the UK. It's found in southeast England and flows from the Chiltern Hills and flows to the river Thames at Bow Creek.... [more]
Lebananaya (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Lebanon, referring only to the country.
Lebanon (Country & Mountain) English, Indonesian, Tagalog, Thai
Derived from the Pro-West Semitic root laban meaning "white". This is the name of a country and mountain range in Western Asia.
Le Caire (Settlement) French
French form of Cairo.
Leebiyaa (Country) Dhivehi
Dhivehi form of Libya.
Leeds (Settlement) Celtic
Leeds is a city in West Yorkshire, England. It derives it's name from a Brythonic term Ladenses, meaning 'people of the fast-flowing river' (Welsh llawd). The word likely originally denoted a forest which covered the area of modern day Leeds.... [more]
Leedu (Country) Estonian
Estonian form of Lithuania
Lefkoşa (Settlement) Turkish, Crimean Tatar
Turkish and Crimean Tatar form of Nicosia via its Greek name Λευκωσία (Lefkosía).
Lefkosia (Settlement) Greek
Greek form of Nicosia.
Leh (Settlement) English, Hindi, Urdu
Possibly derived from Tibetan གླེ (gle) meaning "grove, small uncultivated island". This is the name of a city in India.
Lehastan (Country) Armenian
Armenian form of Poland
Lehistan (Country) Crimean Tatar, Uyghur
Crimean Tatar and Uyghur form of Lahestan.
Lei Bei Aa (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Libya.
Leikeyaweike (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of Reykjavík.
Leinster (Region) Irish
From the Irish Laighin, the name of a major tribe previously living in the area, and either Irish tír or Old Norse staðr, both meaning “land”, “place” or “territory”.... [more]
Leipzig (Settlement) German/slavic
Settlement in Saxony region Germany.... [more]
Leith (Settlement & River) Scottish, Medieval Scottish
The name of a river (Water of Leith) and the settlement at it's mouth, near Edinburgh, Scotland. The name is likely of Cumbric origin and is likely cognate with the Welsh word laith, meaning 'damp, moist'.
Leitrim (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Irish
County and town in Ireland. Meaning "gray ridge", from 'liath' ("grey") and 'droim' ("ridge").
Lekenao (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of Lucknow.
Lektensaten (Country) Lao
Lao form of Liechtenstein.
Lelystad (Settlement) Dutch
Means "Lely-city" in Dutch, named after Cornelis Lely. This is the capital city of the Flevoland province in the Netherlands.
Lêng-hā (Political Subdivision) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Ningxia.
Lengyelország (Country) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Poland
Leningrad (Settlement) Russian
Changed from Petrograd to honour Lenin. Means "lenin's city" from Lenin and gorod, "city"... [more]
Lenkija (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Poland.
Len-ten (Settlement) Chinese (Wu)
Wu form of London.
Leominster (Other) English (British)
The first recorded name was “Llanllienni” a Welsh name meaning Church in a Place of Streams. Renamed by the Saxons, after Leofric Earl of Hereford and husband of Lady Godiva. It appears as “Leofminstrein” in the Domesday Book... [more]
Leosóta (Country) Irish
Irish form of Lesotho
Lepanona (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Lebanon.
Lérida (Settlement) Spanish
Lesota (Country) Belarusian
Belarusian form of Lesotho.
Lesotas (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Lesotho.
Lesotho (Country) English
The name of the Country in Southern Africa. Lesotho, a high-altitude, landlocked kingdom encircled by South Africa, is crisscrossed by a network of rivers and mountain ranges including the 3,482m-high peak of Thabana Ntlenyana... [more]
Lesotho (Country) Southern African, Sotho, English, Afrikaans, Bengali, Catalan, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Malay, Norwegian, Polish, Romanian, Slovak, Swedish, Tagalog, Thai, Turkish
Means "land of the Sotho", from the ethnic name of the Sotho (Basotho) people derived from the word motho meaning "person". This is the name of a country in southern Africa.
Lesothu (Country) Asturian
Asturian form of Lesotho.
Lesótó (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Lesotho.
Lesoutou (Country) Khmer
Khmer form of Lesotho.
Letbanun (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Lebanon.
Letgallen (Region) Danish, Dutch, Afrikaans
Danish, Dutch and Afrikaans form of Latgale.
Lètlan (Country) Javanese
Javanese form of Latvia via the Dutch form Letland.
Letland (Country) Afrikaans, Danish, Dutch
Afrikaans, Danish and Dutch form of Latvia.
Letoneye (Country) Walloon
Walloon form of Latvia.
Łetonia (Country) Venetian
Venetian form of Latvia
Letónia (Country) Portuguese (European)
European Portuguese form of Latvia via its New Latin name Lettonia.
Letònia (Country) Catalan
Catalan form of Latvia via its New Latin name Lettonia.
Letônia (Country) Portuguese (Brazilian)
Brazilian Portuguese form of Latvia via its New Latin name Lettonia.
Letonia (Country) Albanian, Greek, Romanian, Spanish
Albanian, Greek, Romanian and Spanish form of Latvia via its New Latin name Lettonia.
Letonija (Country) Bosnian (Rare), Croatian (Rare), Macedonian (Rare), Serbian
Bosnian, Croatian, Macedonian and Serbian form of Lettonia, which is the Latin name for Latvia.... [more]
Letonya (Country) Kurdish, Tagalog, Turkish
Kurdish, Tagalog and Turkish form of Lettonia (see Latvia).
Lettland (Country) Faroese, German, Icelandic, Swedish
Cognate of Latvia.
Lettonia (Country) Italian
This is the New Latin name for Latvia, which the Italians have adopted as their standard name for the country.
Lettonie (Country) French
French form of Latvia via its New Latin name Lettonia.
Lettország (Country) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Latvia
Lettunia (Country) Sicilian
Sicilian form of Latvia
Levonen (Country) Yiddish
Yiddish form of Lebanon.
Lewisville (Political Subdivision) English
A city in Denton county, Texas.
Lexington (Settlement) English
A place name meaning "Leaxa's town" in Old English.
Lê-xô-thô (Country) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Lesotho.
Leyte (Island) Filipino
It is the name of an island in central Philippines. It was originally called ‘Isla de Felipinas’, coined by Ruy Lopez de Villalobos and named after Don Felipe II of Spain. It eventually evolved into “Philippines’.
Lezôtô (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of Lesotho.
Lezzayer (Country) Kabyle
Kabyle form of Algeria.
Lezzayer (Country & Settlement) Kabyle
Kabyle form of Algeria and Algiers.
Lhasa (Settlement) Tibetan, English
Probably from Tibetan ལྷ་ས (lha sa) meaning "land of gods", derived from ལྷ (lha) meaning "deity, god" and ས (sa) meaning "land, earth". Alternatively, it may have been an alteration of Old Tibetan ར་ས (ra sa) meaning "land of goats" or "fortified land" from ར (ra) meaning "goat" or "enclosure" and ས (sa) meaning "land, earth"... [more]
Lhassa (Settlement) French
French form of Lhasa.
Lhásza (Settlement) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Lhasa.
Lhend (Country) Kabyle
Kabyle form of India via the Arabic form هند (Hind).
Lhôk Seumaw'è (Settlement) Acehnese
Acehnese form of Lhokseumawe.
Lhokseumawe (Settlement) Indonesian
From the Acehnese name Lhôk Seumaw'è from lhôk meaning "deep" and Seumaw'è referring to the swirling water in the sea along the coast of eastern Aceh. This is the name of a city in the Indonesian province of Aceh.
Lhotse (Mountain) Tibetan
Lhotse is the name of a mountain in Tibet. Lhotse means “South Peak” in Tibetan. ... [more]
Liaoning (Political Subdivision) Chinese (Cantonese)
From Cantonese 辽 (liao) “the Liao River” and 宁 (ning) “pacification”. Put together, the name means “pacification of the Liao River”.
Liatroim (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Irish
Irish form of Leitrim.
Líban (Country) Catalan
Catalan form of Lebanon.
Liban (Country) Bosnian, Breton, French, Macedonian, Occitan, Polish, Romanian, Serbian, Walloon
Form of Lebanon used in multiple languages.
Libàna (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of Lebanon.
Libāna (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Lebanon.
Libanan (Country) Armenian
Armenian form of Lebanon.
Libanas (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Lebanon.
Libanen (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Lebanon.
Li-băng (Country) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Lebanon via the French form Liban.
Libang (Country) Khmer
Khmer form of Lebanon via the French form Liban.
Libang (Country) Khmer, Lao
Khmer and Lao form of Lebanon via the French form Liban.
Libani (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Lebanon.
Líbano (Country) Galician, Spanish, Portuguese
Galician, Portuguese and Spanish form of Lebanon
Libano (Country) Esperanto, Italian
Esperanto and Italian form of Lebanon.
Líbanon (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Lebanon.
Łíbanoo (Country) Navajo
Navajo form of Lebanon
Lìbanu (Country) Sardinian
Sardinian form of Lebanon.
Libanu (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of Lebanon.
Libanus (Country) Welsh
Welsh form of Lebanon.
Lìbbanu (Country) Sicilian
Sicilian form of Lebanon.
Lìbbia (Country) Sicilian
Sicilian form of Libya
Libeeria (Country) Estonian
Estonian form of Liberia.
Libéir (Country) Irish
Irish form of Liberia
Líbería (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Liberia
Libèria (Country) Catalan
Catalan form of Liberia
Libérie (Country) Czech
Czech form of Liberia.
Liberië (Country) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Liberia.
Liberiýa (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Liberia.
Liberja (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of Liberia.
Lîberya (Country) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Liberia.
Liberya (Country) Turkish
Turkish form of Liberia.
Libi (Country) Khmer
Khmer form of Libya via the French form Libye.
Libi (Country) Khmer, Lao
Khmer and Lao form of Libya via the French form Libye.
Líbía (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Libya
Líbia (Country) Catalan, Hungarian, Portuguese
Catalan, Hungarian, and Portuguese form of Libya.
Libië (Country) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Libya.
Lībija (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Libya.
Libiyawa (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Libya.
Libiyo (Country) Tajik
Tajik form of Libya.
Liburnie (Region) French
French form of Liburnia.
Liburnien (Region) German
German form of Liburnia.
Liburnija (Region) Serbian
Serbian form of Liburnia.
Łíbya (Country) Navajo
Navajo form of Libya
Lîbya (Country) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Libya.
Libya (Country) Northern African, Berber, English, Faroese, Finnish, Hausa, Indonesian, Malay, Norwegian, Swahili, Tagalog, Turkish
From Arabic ليبيا‎ (Lībiyā) from Ancient Greek Λιβύη (Libúē), which is derived from Libu, the name of an ancient Berber tribe (attested as rbw in Egyptian)... [more]
Libye (Country) Czech, French, Yiddish
Czech, French, and Yiddish form of Libya.
Libyen (Country) Danish, German, Swedish
Danish, German and Swedish form of Libya.
Lichtenstaïn (Country) Greek
Greek form of Liechtenstein.
Lichtenštajnsko (Country) Slovak
Slovak form of Liechtenstein
Lichtenšteinas (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Liechtenstein.
Lichtenštejnsko (Country) Czech
Czech form of Liechtenstein
Lîchtenstinne‎ (Country) Walloon
Walloon form of Liechtenstein.
Lichtinstéin (Country) Irish
Irish form of Liechtenstein
Lideta (Settlement) African
Lidice (Settlement) Czech
Lidice is a village in the Czech Republic, which was completely destroyed by German Nazis in 1942. All people from Lidice, including over 100 children, were murdered. People and places all over the world have been named after the village to commemorate the massacre.
Lidië (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Lydia.
Liditze (Settlement) Hungarian (?)
It is a small town in Hungeria that was invaded and destroyed by the Nazi and was built again years later.
Liechtenstéin (Country) Sundanese
Sundanese form of Liechtenstein.
Liechtenstein (Country) English
A landlocked country in Europe.
Liettua (Country) Finnish
Finnish form of Lithuania.
Liezhidunshideng (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Liechtenstein.
Liezhidunsideng (Country) Taiwanese
Chinese form of Liechtenstein chiefly used in Taiwan.
Liffey (River) Irish
The River Liffey runs through the city of Dublin in the Republic of Ireland. In poetry and mythology, the river is called Abhainn An Life, which is occasionally anglicized as 'Anna Liffey'
Lifford (Settlement) Irish (Anglicized)
From Irish Leifear.... [more]
Ligurië (Region) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Liguria.
Lihou (Island) Norman, Breton
Island in the Channel Islands in England. From the Breton words 'lydd' or 'ligg', meaning "in or near water", and the Norman suffix -'hou', meaning "island". The island and reef in Australia named after this island.
Lihsotho (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Lesotho.
Lihtenšteina (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Liechtenstein.
Lihtenşteýn (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Liechtenstein.
Lihtenşteyn (Country) Crimean Tatar, Gagauz
Crimean Tatar and Gagauz form of Liechtenstein.
Liĥtenŝtejno (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Liechtenstein.
Liibanon (Country) Estonian
Estonian form of Lebanon.
Łííhtensain (Country) Navajo
Navajo form of Liechtenstein
Lijfland (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Livonia.
Lijia (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of Riga.
Likenekaina (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Liechtenstein.
Likhtenshtaini (Country) Georgian
Georgian form of Liechtenstein.
Lille (Settlement) French
Name of a city in France.
Lilongwe (Political Subdivision, Settlement & River) English, Chewa, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Polish, Romanian, Slovak, Swahili
From Chewa Lilongwe, of uncertain meaning. This is the name of a river and the capital city of Malawi, as well as the district around it.
Lima (Settlement) Spanish (Latin American)
Lima is a corruption of the name Rimac.
Lima (Settlement) Spanish, Aymara, English, Afrikaans, Arabic, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Belarusian, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Burmese, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, French, Georgian, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Kazakh, Khmer, Kyrgyz, Lao, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Malay, Maltese, Mongolian, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovene, Swedish, Tagalog, Tajik, Thai, Turkish, Turkmen, Ukrainian, Urdu, Uzbek
Most likely a corruption of Rímac, the name of a river, itself derived from Quechua rimaq meaning "speaker, talker" (ultimately from rimay meaning "to speak")... [more]
Limaq (Settlement) Quechua
Quechua form of Lima.
Limdi (Other) Mormon
The fifth great star from the center of the galaxy; also known as Veh-kliflosisis.
Limerick (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Irish, English
Possibly derives from loimeanach, meaning "bare marsh" or "spot made bare by feeding horses". Other potential derivations connect with luimnigthe "cloaked" and luimnechda, meaning "shielded"... [more]
Limnia (Body of Water) Greek (Rare)
Limousin (Political Subdivision & Region) French
From the ethnonym of a Celtic tribe, the Lemovices, from Gaulish *Lemouīcēs, meaning "those who vanquish by the elm", probably referring to the wood their weapons were made of, which derives from the Proto-Celtic stem *lēmo- or *limo-, which comes from from Proto-Indo-European *h₁élem or *h₁leym-... [more]
Lincolnia (Settlement) English
Lindley (Settlement) English
This is the name of several places located in England, United States and South Africa.... [more]
Linköping (Settlement) Swedish
Combination of Swedish ljung "heather" and köping "marketplace". The name was first mentioned in Old Swedish as Liunga. kaupinga in 1103.
Linley (Settlement) English
This is the name of a hamlet, located in Shropshire in England.... [more]
Linz (Settlement) English
From *lentos (“bend” in Proto-Celtic), describing the bend in the Danube where the original Celtic settlement was placed.
Liobáin (Country) Irish
Irish form of Lebanon
Liotuáin (Country) Irish
Irish form of Lithuania
Lioumpliana (Settlement) Greek
Greek form of Ljubljana.
Lisabona (Settlement) Latvian, Lithuanian, Romanian
Latvian, Lithuanian, and Romanian form of Lisbon.
Lisaboni (Settlement) Georgian
Georgian form of Lisbon.
Lisavona (Settlement) Greek
Modern Greek form of Lisbon. The more traditional form is actually Λισσαβώνα (Lissavona), but the current form of Lisavona first came into use in the 1990s and has since become increasingly popular to the point that it has now virtually replaced Lissavona.
Lisbaon (Settlement) Khmer
Khmer form of Lisbon via the French form Lisbonne.