Submitted Place Names Starting with R

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Raba (River & Settlement) Polish
Uncertain. The name is theorized to come from either Proto-Slavic *or-ba from *orati meaning "to plough", or ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *Ar(ə)-b(h)ā from *ar(ə) meaning "fast-moving"... [more]
Raba Niżna (Settlement) Polish
Literally "Lower Raba". It is the name of a village in southern Poland.
Rabat (Settlement) English, French, Spanish
From Arabic الرباط (ar-Ribat) meaning "the ribat", referring to a type of fortification used during the Muslim conquest of the Maghreb. It is also used as a shortened form of the city's Arabic nickname, رباط الفتح (ribatu l-fath), which means "fortification of conquest, fortification of victory"... [more]
Rabāta (Settlement) Latvian
Latvian form of Rabat.
Rabatas (Settlement) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Rabat.
Rabateu (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Rabat.
Rabati (Settlement) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Rabat.
Rabato (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Rabat.
Raba Wyżna (Settlement) Polish
Literally "Upper Raba". It is the name of a village in southern Poland.
Rabka (Settlement) Polish
Name of Rabka-Zdrój until 1999, as well as its present colloquial name.
Rabka-Zdrój (Settlement) Polish
Named after the river Raba with the diminutive suffix -ka, and zdrój meaning "spring, source". It is the name of a town in southern Poland.
Rabot (Settlement) Uzbek
Uzbek form of Rabat.
Râca (Political Subdivision) Romanian
Rạch Giá (Settlement) Vietnamese
Most likely derived from Vietnamese rạch meaning "small irrigation canal, ditch" and giá meaning "bean sprouts". This is the name of a city in Vietnam.
Racine (Settlement) English, French
Means "root" in French. It is the name of a large city in Wisconsin.
Rahkaing (Political Subdivision) Arakanese, Burmese
Arakanese form of Rakhine and a Burmese variant of Yahkaing.
Raiberia (Country) Korean
Korean form of Liberia.
Raini (River) Georgian
Georgian form of Rhine.
Raipiri (Country) Maori
Maori form of Liberia.
Rakapuō (Country, Settlement & Political Subdivision) Maori
Maori form of Luxembourg.
Rakhine (Political Subdivision) English
From Arakanese ရခိုင် (rahkaing), the name of the Rakhine (or Arakanese) people, which is believed to be derived from Pali Rakkhapura or Rakkhita meaning "land of the Rakshasas" (the name of a legendary creature in Hindu mythology)... [more]
Rakote (Settlement) Coptic (Sahidic)
Sahidic Coptic form of rꜥ-qdyt (see Rakoti).
Rakoti (Settlement) Coptic (Bohairic)
Derived from Egyptian rꜥ-qdyt possibly from rꜥ meaning "sun, day" (also the name of the Egyptian sun god Ra) and qdy meaning "to go around, to return, to surround"... [more]
Rakousko (Country) Czech
Czech form of Austria
Rakow (Settlement) Polish
Polish Village.
Rakúsko (Country) Slovak
Slovak form of Austria
Raleigh (Settlement) English
Name of the capital in North Carolina, named for Sir Walter Raleigh, sponsor of Roanoke, the "lost colony" on Roanoke Island.
Ramala (Settlement) Belarusian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Portuguese, Serbian, Slovene, Spanish
Form of Ramallah used in multiple languages.
Ramala (Settlement) Belarusian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Georgian, Greek, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Portuguese, Serbian, Slovene, Spanish
Form of Ramallah used in multiple languages.
Ram Allah (Settlement) Arabic, Urdu
Arabic and Urdu form of Ramallah.
Ramal·lah (Settlement) Catalan
Catalan form of Ramallah.
Ramallah (Settlement) English, Afrikaans, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Icelandic, Indonesian, Italian, Malay, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish
From Arabic رام الله (Ram Allah) meaning "hill of God" or "height of God", derived from Aramaic רמא (rama) meaning "hill, height" and Arabic الله (Allah). This is the name of the de facto capital city of Palestine.
Råmma (Settlement) Emilian-Romagnol
Emilian-Romagnol form of Rome.
Ranao (Political Subdivision & Body of Water) Filipino, Maranao
Variant of Ranaw.
Ranaw (Political Subdivision & Body of Water) Filipino, Maranao
Maranao form of Lanao.
Rancho Cucamonga (Settlement) English
From the name of a 19th-century land grant (rancho) given to Mexican merchant Tiburcio Tapía (1789-1845), who turned it into a winery. The name was derived from Tongva kukamonga meaning "sandy place"... [more]
Rangihaute (Island) Moriori
This is the name the Moriori gave Pitt Island in the Chatham Archipelago. On this island Moriori slaves hid from Maori masters during the Moriori enslavement. One of these slaves include a man named Koche, a popular (among the Moriori) son of a Moriori chief, who escape from his Maori master.
Rangkasbitung (Settlement) Indonesian, Sundanese
Derived from Sundanese rangkas meaning "cut, broken" and awi bitung referring to a type of bamboo (genus Dendrocalamus). This is the name of a city in Indonesia.
Rangoon (Settlement) Danish, Dutch, Swedish, English (Archaic)
Historical English form of Yangon based on the Arakanese pronunciation of the city's name. It is also the standard Danish, Dutch and Swedish form.
Rangoun (Settlement) French
French form of Yangon.
Rangún (Settlement) Czech, Slovak, Spanish
Czech, Slovak, and Spanish form of Yangon.
Rangūnas (Settlement) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Yangon.
Ranong (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Thai
Most likely a corruption of the original name แร่นอง (Raenong) meaning "full of minerals", from แร่ (rae) meaning "mineral, ore" and นอง (nong) meaning "flood, overflow"... [more]
Rāoho (Country) Maori
Maori form of Laos.
Raosu (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Laos.
Rapa Nui (Island) Rapa Nui
This is one of the Rapanui names for Easter Island. The word "Nui" in this case with "Rapa" means "Great Rapa." It was named this to distinguish it from another island in French Polynesia Rapa Iti. This name comes from a Tahitian who thought the shape of the island looked like his home island Rapa (now called Rapa Iti) in what is now French Polynesia... [more]
Rapasu (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of La Paz.
Rasay (Country) Bashkir
Bashkir form of Russia.
Rashiya (Country) Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi
Bengali, Gujarati and Marathi form of Russia.
Rashya (Country) Kannada, Malayalam, Telugu
Kannada, Malayalam and Telugu form of Russia.
Rasu Begasu (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Las Vegas.
Ratanakiri (Political Subdivision) Khmer
Means "mountain of gems" from Khmer រតន (rotan) meaning "gem, jewel, crystal" and គិរី (kiri) meaning "mountain". This is the name of a province of Cambodia.
Ratanak Kiri (Political Subdivision) Khmer
Rat Buri (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Thai
Variant of Ratchaburi.
Ratchaburi (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Thai
Means "royal city" from Thai ราช (rat) meaning "royal" and บุรี (buri) meaning "city, town". This is the name of a province of, as well as a district and town in, Thailand.
Rateubia (Country) Korean
Korean form of Latvia.
Ratnapura (Settlement) Sinhalese
Means "city of gems" from Sanskrit रत्न (ratna) meaning "jewel, treasure" and पुर (pura) meaning "city"... [more]
Ratsia (Country) Thai
Thai form of Russia.
Ravalpindi (Settlement) Punjabi, Urdu
Punjabi and Urdu form of Rawalpindi.
Rawalpindi (Settlement) English
From Punjabi راولپنڈی (Ravalpindi) meaning "village of rawals", derived from راول (raval), a variant of Sanskrit title राज (raja) meaning "king", and پنڈ (pind) meaning "village"... [more]
Rawanda (Country) Burmese, Thai
Burmese and Thai form of Rwanda.
Rāwhia (Country) Maori
Maori form of Latvia.
Rawma (Settlement) Burmese
Burmese form of Rome.
Raykyavik (Settlement) Khmer
Khmer form of Reykjavik.
Rbaṭ (Settlement) Kabyle
Kabyle form of Rabat.
Rda Ram Sa La (Settlement) Tibetan
Tibetan form of Dharamshala.
Rebanon (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Lebanon.
Rebun (Island) Japanese
This is the name of an island which is off the north-western tip of Hokkaidō in the far north of Japan.... [more]
Řecko (Country) Czech
Czech form of Greece
Red (River) English
The Red River goes through the southern states of the USA.
Redmond (Settlement) English
This is the name of two cities, one in Washington and the other in Oregon.
Reedley (Settlement) English (American)
A city in Fresno County, California. Named for Thomas Law Reed, a veteran of the Union Army in the Civil War who donated most of his land to the city.
Regatul Unit (Country) Romanian
Romanian form of United Kingdom
Reggio Calabria (Settlement) Italian, English, German, Dutch
From Latin Regium, itself from Ancient Greek Ῥήγιoν (Rhéghion), of uncertain meaning. This is the name of a city in southern Italy.... [more]
Reggio Emilia (Settlement) Italian, English, Dutch, German, Spanish
From Latin Regium, abbreviation of Regium Lepidi, named after Marcus Aemilius Lepidus, who oversaw the construction of the Via Aemilia. This is the name of a city in northern Italy.... [more]
Regina (Settlement) English (Canadian)
Capital of Saskatchewan, Canada. Meaning "queen", named in honour of Queen Victoria.
Région Centre (Region & Political Subdivision) French
Meaning "central region", a reference to the region's location in the central part of the original French language area.... [more]
Regne Unit (Country) Catalan
Catalan form of United Kingdom
Regyabit (Settlement) Burmese
Burmese form of Reykjavík.
Reialme Unit (Country) Occitan
Occitan form of United Kingdom
Reikiavik (Settlement) Greek, Spanish
Greek and Spanish form of Reykjavík.
Reikiaviki (Settlement) Georgian
Georgian form of Reykjavík.
Reikiyabhik (Settlement) Bengali
Bengali form of Reykjavík.
Reikjavikas (Settlement) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Reykjavík.
Reikyabikeu (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Reykjavík.
Reikyavīku (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Reykjavík.
Rein (River) Estonian, Finnish
Estonian and Finnish form of Rhine.
Reina (River) Latvian
Latvian form of Rhine.
Reinas (River) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Rhine.
Reinu Xuníu (Country) Asturian
Asturian form of United Kingdom
Reiquiavik (Settlement) Galician
Galician form of Reykjavík.
Reiquiavique (Settlement) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Reykjavík.
Rēkohu (Island) Moriori
The name means "misty sun" or "misty skies." This was what the Moriori called the Chatham Islands. This is what they also called Chatham Island.
Rekyavik (Settlement) Hindi, Urdu
Hindi and Urdu form of Reykjavík.
Rekyawik (Settlement) Thai
Thai form of Reykjavík.
Ren (River) Polish, Slovene, Turkish
Polish, Slovenian and Turkish form of Rhine.
Renaya (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of Genoa.
Renchuan (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of Incheon.
Rengun (Settlement) Bengali
Bengali form of Rangoon (see Yangon).
Reno (River) Italian, Portuguese
Italian and Portuguese form of Rhine.
Reondeon (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of London.
Repanona (Country) Maori
Maori form of Lebanon.
República Dominicana (Country) Spanish, Catalan, Portuguese
Spanish, Catalan and Portuguese form of Dominican Republic.
Republik Dominika (Country) Indonesian, Malay
Indonesian and Malay form of Dominican Republic.
Republiken Kongo (Country) Swedish
Swedish official form of Republic Of The Congo (see Congo). Often referred to as Kongo-Brazzaville to differentiate it from Demokratiska Republiken Kongo (often called Kongo-Kinshasa).
Resoto (Country) Japanese, Korean
Japanese and Korean form of Lesotho.
Retford (Settlement) English
Retford, also known as East Retford, is a market town in the Bassetlaw District in Nottinghamshire, England, and one of the oldest English market towns having been granted its first charter in 1105
Réunion (Island) French
French for “Reunion”
Reuwanda (Country) Korean
Korean form of Rwanda.
Reval (Other) Estonian, Latvian, Polish, English
Former name of Estonia's capital, Tallinn.
Revel (Other) Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian, Yakut
Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian, and Yakut form of Reval.
Revere (Settlement) English (American)
A city in Massachusetts named after American Revolutionary War patriot Paul Revere. Revere is an English word meaning "to admire".
Reykjavík (Settlement) Icelandic
Means "bay of smokes", from Old Norse reykir, plural of reykr “smoke” and vík "bay". Steam from hot springs in the region is said to have inspired Reykjavík's name.
Reykyavik (Settlement) Armenian, Azerbaijani, Bulgarian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Mongolian, Russian, Tajik, Uzbek
Form of Reykjavík used in numerous langauges.
Reýkýawik (Settlement) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Reykjavík.
Reynosa (Settlement) Spanish
Reynosa is a border city in the northern part of Tamaulipas, Mexico. It is also the municipal seat of Reynosa Municipality.
Rgya Gar (Country) Bhutanese, Tibetan
From Bhutanese and Tibetan རྒྱ (rgya) meaning "extent, size, vastness" or "empire" and དཀར (dkar) meaning "white". This is the Bhutanese and Tibetan name for India.
Rgya Nag (Country) Tibetan, Bhutanese
Means "the black expanse" from Tibetan རྒྱ (rgya) meaning "extent, size, area, country" and ནག (nag) meaning "black". This is the Tibetan and Dzongkha name for China.
Rhäin (River) Luxembourgish
Luxembourgish form of Rhine.
Rhein (River) German
German form of Rhine.
Rhen (River) Swedish
Swedish form of Rhine.
Rhin (River) French
French form of Rhine.
Rhinelander (Settlement) American
The name of a town in Oneida County, Wisconsin and the home of the Hodag, a cryptid with the head of a frog, the face of an elephant, and the body of a dinosaur. It was named after Frederic W. Rhinelander.
Rhinen (River) Danish, Norwegian
Danish and Norwegian form of Rhine.
Rhode Island (Island & Political Subdivision) English
Name of a state in the United States, said to have been named by Italian explorer Giovanni da Verrazzano when he passed through in 1524, based on an imagined similarity between modern Block Island and the Greek Isle of Rhodes, or possibly from Dutch Roodt Eylandt, literally "red island", a name given by Dutch explorer Adriaen Block.
Rhodésie (Country) French
French form of Rhodesia.
Rhodesie (Country) Czech
Czech form of Rhodesia.
Rhodesië (Country) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Rhodesia.
Rhodesien (Country) German
German form of Rhodesia.
Rhône (River) French
From Gaulish *Rodonos or *Rotonos, from a Proto-Indo-European root *ret-, meaning "to run, to roll", frequently found in names for rivers.... [more]
Rhône-Alpes (Political Subdivision & Region) French
From the French names of the Rhône river and the Alpes mountain range.... [more]
Rhufain (Settlement) Welsh
Welsh form of Rome.
Rhyl (Settlement) Welsh
Seaside resort and community in the Welsh county of Denbighshire. The origin is not fully known. The name seems to be a hybrid of the English word "hill" and the Welsh definite article "y", meaning "the hill"... [more]
Riaad (Settlement) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Riyadh.
Ríad (Settlement) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Riyadh.
Riad (Settlement) Basque, Catalan, Finnish, Galician, German, Italian, Portuguese, Slovene, Spanish
Form of Riyadh used in several languages.
Riade (Settlement) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Riyadh.
Riant (Settlement) Greek
Greek form of Riyadh.
Riau (Political Subdivision) Indonesian
Meaning uncertain, possibly derived from Portuguese rio meaning "river" or Malay riuh meaning "thunderous, frenzied, blaring". This is the name of two provinces in Indonesia (Riau and Riau Islands) as well as an archipelago in the same region.
Ribat (Settlement) Arabic
Arabic form of Rabat, usually written with the definite article: الرباط‎ (ar-Ribat).
Riberia (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Liberia.
Richland (Settlement) English
Means "Rich's land". This is the name of a city in Washington as well as several other places in the United States.
Richmond (Region, Mountain & Other) French
It is a habitational name, with the Old French elements riche ‘rich’, ‘splendid’ + mont ‘hill’. ... [more]
Rietumsahāra (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Western Sahara
Rīga (Settlement) Latvian
Latvian form of Riga.
Riga (Settlement) English, Russian
From Latvian Rīga, origin disputed. It may be derived from Livonian ringa meaning "loop", referring to an ancient harbor formed by the tributary loop of the Daugava river, from Riege, the German name of the Rīdzene (a tributary of the Daugava), or from Latvian rija meaning "threshing barn"... [more]
Rig Bung (Country) Chinese (Teochew)
Teochew form of Nippon.
Righa (Settlement) Arabic
Arabic form of Riga.
Rīgõ (Settlement) Livonian
Livonian form of Riga.
Rihitensyutain (Country) Korean
Korean form of Liechtenstein.
Riia (Settlement) Estonian
Estonian form of Riga.
Riika (Settlement) Finnish
Finnish form of Riga.
Rijád (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Riyadh.
Rijad (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Polish
Polish form of Riyadh.
Rijeka (Settlement) Croatian
Rijeka is the principal seaport and the third-largest city in Croatia... [more]
Rijn (River) Dutch
Dutch form of Rhine.
Rijsel (Settlement) Dutch
Dutch form of Lille.
Rika (Settlement) Thai
Thai form of Riga.
Rīkeneteina (Country) Maori
Maori form of Liechtenstein.
Rikers (Island) Dutch (Americanized)
variation of Rycken
Riksgränsen (Settlement) Swedish
Means "the national border" in Swedish. Riksgränsen is a small village and popular ski-resort in Northern Sweden, close to the Norwegian border.
Rikyafik (Settlement) Arabic
Arabic form of Reykjavík.
Řím (Settlement) Czech
Czech form of Rome.
Rím (Settlement) Slovak
Slovak form of Rome.
Rim (Settlement) Croatian
Croatian form of Rome.
Rim (Settlement) Bosnian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Macedonian, Russian, Serbian, Slovene, Turkmen, Uzbek
Form of Rome used in numerous languages.
Rima (Settlement) Japanese, Korean
Japanese and Korean form of Lima.
Rimac (River) Spanish (Latin American)
Rimac River, Rimac derives from quechua "Rimay" which means "to speak", Rimac River is called "the speaking river", "the river that babbles/chatters/speaks a lot", in some sense "the roaring river" or "the noisy river".
Rimini (Settlement) Italian, English, French, German, Polish, Russian
From Latin Ariminum or Ariminium, itself from Etruscan arimna or harimne, of uncertain meaning.... [more]
Rín (River) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Rhine.
Rin (River) Catalan, Romanian, Spanish
Catalan, Romanian and Spanish form of Rhine.
Rineiwa (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of Geneva.
Rinokyr (Settlement) Late Roman, Late Greek
A city in Roman Egypt. Saint Polybius of Cyprus became the bishop of Rinokyr in the 5th century.
Rinos (River) Greek
Modern Greek form of Rhine.
Ríocht Aontaithe (Country) Irish
Irish form of United Kingdom
Riodechanero (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Thai
Thai form of Rio de Janeiro.
Río de Janeiro (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Spanish
Spanish form of Rio de Janeiro.
Rio de Janeiro (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Portuguese, English
The name of a state and city in Brazil, meaning "river of January" in Portuguese. The city was named after the nearby Guanabara Bay, which was first discovered by Europeans on January 1, 1502.
Río De Xaneiro (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Galician
Galician form of Rio de Janeiro.
Rio Grande do Norte (Political Subdivision) Portuguese, English
Literally "Great River of the North" in Portuguese, referring to the mouth of the Potenji River. This is the name of a state of Brazil.
Rio Grande Do Sul (Political Subdivision) Portuguese (Brazilian), Portuguese, English
Literally "Great River of the South" in Portuguese. This name comes from the Lagoa dos Patos, which was thought to be the mouth of the Rio Grande by Dutch explorers. This is the name of a state in Brazil.
Rioni (River) Georgian
Meaning unknown, possibly of Svan, Iranian, Greek or Indo-European origin. This is the name of a river in Georgia.
Rio Nte Tzaneiro (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Greek
Greek form of Rio de Janeiro.
Riseubon (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Lisbon.
Risubon (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Lisbon.
Rituainiya (Country) Nauruan
Nauruan form of Lithuania
Rituānia (Country) Maori
Maori form of Lithuania.
Rituania (Country) Korean
Korean form of Lithuania.
Riudejaneiru (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Rio de Janeiro.
Riverside (Settlement) English
This place name meaning "by the side of the river", this the name of multiple cities in the United States.
Riverton (Settlement) English
Riverton means "river town", and several cities in the United States have this name.
Riyadeu (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Riyadh.
Riyadh (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Arabic, English
Means "meadows, gardens", from the plural of Arabic روضة (rawdah). This is the name of the capital city of Saudi Arabia and a province of the same name. In Arabic it is properly written with the definite article: الرياض (ar-Riyadh).
Riyado (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Riyadh.
Riyaz (Settlement) Pashto, Persian, Urdu
Pashto, Persian and Urdu form of Riyadh.
Riyod (Settlement) Uzbek
Uzbek form of Riyadh.
Riyo Di Jenero (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Hindi
Hindi form of Rio de Janeiro.
Riyoz (Settlement) Tajik
Tajik form of Riyadh.
Riyu Du Zhaniro (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Persian
Persian form of Rio de Janeiro.
Rizal (Political Subdivision) Filipino, Tagalog, English
The name of a province of the Philippines, named for Filipino nationalist and writer José Rizal (1861-1896).
Road Town (Political Subdivision) Caribbean
From the nautical term “the roads”, a place less sheltered than a harbor but which ships can easily get to.
Roanda (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of Rwanda.
Roanoke (Settlement, Island & River) Algonquian
The name Roanoke is said to have originated from rawrenock, an Algonquian word for "shell money".
Robloxia (Region) English (Anglicized, Rare)
Originated from English USA Company "Roblox" And Fictional Video Game
Rockland (Settlement) English
Rockland meaning "rocky land" is a city in Maine and a town in Massachusetts.
Rodeesia (Country) Estonian
Estonian form of Rhodesia.
Rodésia (Country) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Rhodesia.
Rodesia (Country) Greek, Spanish, Italian
Greek and Spanish form of Rhodesia as well as an Italian alternative name for the former country.
Rodezia (Country) Georgian
Georgian form of Rhodesia.
Rodēzija (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Rhodesia.
Rodezja (Country) Polish
Polish form of Rhodesia.
Rodezya (Country) Turkish
Turkish form of Rhodesia.
Roer (River) Dutch, French, Italian, Luxembourgish
Dutch, French, Italian and Luxembourgish form of Rur.
Roestavi (Settlement) Dutch
Dutch form of Rustavi.
Roethenië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Ruthenia.
Rogaland (Political Subdivision) Norwegian
From the Old Norse rygir (probably the name of a Germanic tribe) and and lǫnd meaning "lands." ... [more]
Roheneemesaared (Country) Estonian
Estonian form of Cape Verde
Rohit (Country) Hinduism
King Of Universe
Roi Et (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Thai
Means "one hundred and one" from Thai ร้อย (roi) meaning "hundred" and เอ็ด (et) meaning "one". This is the name of a province of, as well as a town in, Thailand.
Róm (Settlement) Faroese, Icelandic
Faroese and Icelandic form of Rome.
Róma (Settlement) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Rome.
Rōma (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Rome.
Rómáin (Country) Irish
Irish form of Romania
Romandië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Romandy.
Romani (Country) Persian
Persian form of Romania.
Romānia (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Romania.
Romanía (Country) Galician
Galician form of Romania
Romaniya (Country) Crimean Tatar
Crimean Tatar form of Romania
Romanya (Country) Kurdish, Turkish
Kurdish and Turkish form of Romania.
Romaya (Settlement) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Rome.
Romeinia (Country) Maori
Maori form of Romania.
Romi (Settlement) Georgian, Greek
Georgian and modern Greek form of Rome.
Romıniya (Country) Gagauz
Gagauz form of Romania.
Romsa (Political Subdivision) Northern Sami
A county in Norway. It is generally believed that the name comes from the Norwegian name for the county, which is Troms.
Roncesvalles (Settlement) Spanish
Town in Navarra (Spain) where in 778 Charlemagne lost a fsmous battle against Arabs
Roncisvalle (Settlement) Italian
The Italian form of Roncesvalles (Navarra, Spain) where in 778 Charlemagne lost a famous battle against Arabs.
Rondon (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of London.
Rondônia (Political Subdivision) Portuguese (Brazilian), Portuguese
Named after Marshal Cândido Rondon, who explored the area in the 1910s. This is the name of a state of Brazil.
Rooma (Settlement) Estonian, Finnish
Estonian and Finnish form of Rome.
Roraima (Political Subdivision, Region & Mountain) Portuguese, Spanish, English
Of Peron origin, meaning either "parrot mountain" or "green peak," referring to Mount Roraima, located on the border between Guyana, Brazil and Venezuela. Since 1962, the name has also been used on a federal territory in north-western Brazil, which became a state in 1988.
Roreto (Settlement) Italian
Roreto is an Italian boys place name which originates from Northern Italy region near Turin.... [more]
Ros Comáin (Political Subdivision) Irish
Irish form of Roscommon.
Roscommon (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Irish
County and town in Ireland. From the Irish 'Ros Comáin', meaning "Saint Coman's wood", after Saint Coman mac Faelchon who built a monastery there in the 5th century.
Roseau (Settlement) French (Caribbean)
Roseau, the capital of Dominica, got its name from the French word for "reed." It is believed that the French explorers who first settled the area named it Roseau due to the abundance of reeds along the banks of the Roseau River, which flows through the city.
Rosebery (Settlement) English
Australian locational name.
Roseville (Political Subdivision) French
A city in California.
Rosiye (Country) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Russia.
Roslagen (Region) Swedish
Derived from roslag, an old dialectal word meaning "rowing crew", ultimately derived from Old Swedish *roþs- "rowing". Compare Rus, and modern Swedish ro "to row".
Rossi (Country) Chechen
Chechen form of Russia.
Rotailaen (Political Subdivision) Thai
Thai form of Rhode Island.
Roterntam (Settlement) Greek
Greek form of Rotterdam.
Rotorua (Settlement) English (New Zealand)
A city in the North Island of New Zealand. The city and suburbs are built on the shores of Lake Rotorua.
Rotterdam (Settlement) Dutch
Named after the dam that was built in 1260 across the Rotte river. This is the name of a city in the Netherlands.
Rouantelezh Unanet (Country) Breton
Breton form of United Kingdom
Roufo (Political Subdivision) Chinese
Chinese form of Johor.
Roum (Settlement) Khmer
Khmer form of Rome.
Roumaneye (Country) Walloon
Walloon form of Romania.
Roumania (Country) Greek
Greek form of Romania.
Rovine (Settlement) History
Roxbury (Settlement) English
A name of several towns in the United States and Canada, including a neighborhood within the city of Boston, Massachusetts.
Royal Oak (Settlement) English (American)
Royal Oak is a city in Oakland County in the state of Michigan, United States.
Rozō (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Roseau.
Rrusastan (Country) Armenian
Derived from the Armenian form of Kievan Rus', Kiyevyan Rrusia (Կիևյան Ռուսիա), the name of ancient Russia, and the Persian suffix "ستان (stan)", meaning "land of".
Rúanda (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Rwanda
Ruanna (Country) Sicilian
Sicilian form of Rwanda
Ruen (Settlement) Bulgarian
Rügen (Island) German
Ruhango (Political Subdivision, Region & Settlement) Rwandan, Eastern African
Rūhia (Country) Maori
Maori form of Russia.
Ruidan (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Sweden.
Ruishi (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Schweiz via French Suisse, used as the Chinese name for Switzerland.
Ruksembureukeu (Country) Korean
Korean form of Luxembourg.
Rukungiri (Political Subdivision, Region & Settlement) Kiga
Meaning unknown.
Ruma (Settlement) Arabic, Maltese
Arabic and Maltese form of Rome.
Rumani (Country) Khmer
Khmer form of Romania via the French form Roumanie.
Rumani (Country) Khmer, Lao
Khmer and Lao form of Romania via the French form Roumanie.
Rumānija (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Romania.
Rumanija (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of Romania.
Rumanio (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Romania.
Rúmenía (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Romania.
Rumenia (Country) Corsican, Romansh
Corsican and Romansh form of Romania
Rumeniyawa (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Romania.
Rumineti (Country) Georgian
Georgian form of Romania.
Ruminia (Country) Armenian
Armenian form of Romania.