Submitted Place Names Starting with S

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Saudovskaya Araviya (Country) Russian
Russian form of Saudi Arabia.
Saudská Arábia (Country) Slovak
Slovak form of Saudi Arabia.
Saúdská Arábie (Country) Czech
Czech form of Saudi Arabia.
Saudyan Arabia (Country) Armenian
Armenian form of Saudi Arabia.
Saudyn Arab (Country) Mongolian
Mongolian form of Saudi Arabia.
Saugeen (River & Political Subdivision) Ojibwe (Anglicized)
Town and river in Ontario, Canada. From the Ojibwe 'zaagiing', and means "at the river's outlet" or "at the mouth of the river".
Sau Ji (Settlement) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Seoul.
Sauji Arabia (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Saudi Arabia.
Sauquoit (Settlement & Body of Water) English, Oneida
From the Oneida word sa-da-quoit, meaning "smooth pebbles in a stream."
Sausalito (Settlement) English
The name of a city in California, derived from Spanish sauzalito meaning "small willow grove".
Savage Islands (Island) English
Not found.
Savannah (Settlement) English
Likely from the Savannah River, which probably derives from a variant name for the Shawnee people (natively called Ša·wano·ki, meaning "Southerners") that began to settle near the river in the 1860s... [more]
Savannakhet (Political Subdivision) Lao
From Lao ສະຫວັນຮນະໂຂເນະ (savanh nakhone) meaning "heavenly district".
Savo (Political Subdivision) Finnish, Dutch, Estonian, German, Italian, Russian
Finnish form of Savonia, which some countries have adopted as their name for the Finnish historical province.
Saw Bawlu (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Arabic
Arabic form of São Paulo.
Sawel (Mountain) English, Irish (Anglicized)
Sawel Mountain (historically known as Slieve Sawel) is the highest peak in the Sperrins, a mountain range in Northern Ireland. This is an Anglicized form of Irish samhail meaning "likeness", taken from its Irish name Samhail Phite Méabha "likeness to Méabh's vulva", referring to a glen or hollow on the side of the mountain.
Sawiden (Country) Thai
Thai form of Sweden.
Sawitsoelaen (Country) Thai
Thai form of Switzerland.
Sawudi Arabiyawa (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Saudi Arabia.
Sayam (Country) Thai, Bengali
Thai and Bengali form of Siam.
Sayipras (Island & Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Cyprus.
Sayiprasaya (Island & Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Cyprus.
Sážžá (Island) Northern Sami
An Island and a municipality in Troms county, Norway. The meaning is unknown. The Norwegian name for the island is Senja.
Scandinavia (Region) English
Likely derived from the Germanic root *Skaðin-awjō, a combination of the reconstructed elements *skaðan- "danger, damage" and *awjō "island". Scandinavia is a region in Northern Europe and usually refers to Sweden, Denmark, and Norway.
Scandinavië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Scandinavia.
Scania (Region & Political Subdivision) English, Italian, Ancient Roman
English, Italian and Latin form of Skåne.
Scarborough (Settlement) English
The name of a city in England. It is mentioned in the folk song "Scarborough Fair" about a fair held in the Middle Ages. A notable version of this song is the one by Simon and Garfunkel.
Schalauen (Region) German
German form of Scalovia.
Schapong (Country) Hunsrik
Hunsrik form of Japan
Schiras (Settlement) German
German form of Shiraz.
Schwaben (Political Subdivision) German
German form of Swabia.
Schwobm (Country & Political Subdivision) German (Austrian)
Bavarian form of Swabia.
Sciorenza (Settlement) Neapolitan
Neapolitan form of Florentia (see Florence).
Scoția (Country) Romanian
Romanian form of Scotland.
Scottsdale (Settlement) English
A city in Arizona.
Scozzia (Country) Sicilian
Sicilian form of Scotland.
Scunthorpe (Settlement) English
Scunthorpe is a large industrial town in the unitary authority of North Lincolnshire in Lincolnshire, England of which it is the main administrative center.... [more]
Scythië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Scythia.
Sead (Country) Irish
Irish form of Chad
Sealy (Political Subdivision) English
Sealy is a city in Austin county, Texas.
Se-an (Settlement) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Xi'an.
Seapáin (Country) Irish
Irish form of Japan
Seattle (Political Subdivision & Settlement) English
A seaport city and also the largest city of Washington in the United States.
Seattle (Settlement) English
From the given name Seattle, named in honour of Suquamish and Duwamish chief Seattle (1786-1866). This is the name of a city in the United States.
Seber (Region) Bashkir, Tatar
Bashkir and Tatar form of Siberia.
Sebu (Political Subdivision, Settlement & Island) Armenian, Azerbaijani, Bulgarian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Mongolian, Serbian, Russian, Thai, Ukrainian
Form of Cebu used in various languages.
Séc (Country) Vietnamese
Derived from French tchèque meaning "Czech". This is the Vietnamese name for Czechia.
Secacah (Settlement) Biblical
A Hebrew girl's name, originating in Israel, meaning "covering, defense"
Sedbergh (Settlement) English
A small town in rural Northern England. Its name derives from Old Norse sed, meaning 'sand' and berg, meaning 'mountain', referring to the mountainous location of Sedbergh and possibly the sandstone hills.
Seeam (Country) Manx
Manx form of Siam
Seian (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Xi'an.
Seic (Country) Irish, Scottish Gaelic
Irish and Scottish Gaelic form of Czechia
Seicheles (Country) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Seychelles.
Sei Cyun (Political Subdivision) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese romanization of Sichuan.
Seine (River) French
From Gaulish Sēquana, the Gallo-Roman goddess of the river. Sometimes associated with Latin; the Latin word seems to derive from the same root as Latin sequor "to follow", from Proto-Indo-European *seikw-, meaning 'to flow'.... [more]
Seineagáil (Country) Irish
Irish form of Senegal
Seipél (Island) Carolinian
This is the Refaluwasch, what the Carolinian language name for themselves, name of the island of Saipan and capital of the Northern Mariana Islands. Chamorros possible settled Seipél thousands of years ago... [more]
Seirbia (Country) Irish
Irish form of Serbia
Séiséil (Country) Irish
Irish form of Seychelles
Seišelas (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Seychelles.
Seišeliai (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Seychelles.
Seisely (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of Seychelles.
Seishel (Country) Navajo
Navajo form of Seychelles
Seisyel (Country) Korean
Korean form of Seychelles.
Seito (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Chengdu.
Seixeles (Country) Asturian, Galician
Asturian and Galician form of Seychelles.
Sejŝeloj (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Seychelles.
Sejong (Settlement) Korean
In honor of King Sejong the Great (1397–1450), creator of the Hangul alphabet. Combination of 世 (세, se, "life, age, generation") and 宗 (종, jong, "school, sect, purpose"), thus "kind river"... [more]
Sekki (Country) Lao
Lao form of Czechia via the French form Tchéquie.
Sekong (Political Subdivision) Lao
Selandia Anyar (Country) Balinese
Balinese calque of New Zealand.
Selandia Anyar (Country) Balinese, Javanese, Sundanese
Balinese, Javanese and Sundanese calque of New Zealand.
Selandia Baru (Country) Indonesian
Indonesian calque of New Zealand.
Seland Newydd (Country) Welsh
Welsh calque of New Zealand.
Selangor (Political Subdivision) Malay, English
Meaning uncertain. It may be derived from Malay langau meaning "horsefly", from the name Salang Ur meaning "Salang village" (itself from the name of the Salang people and Tamil ஊர் (ur) meaning "village, town") or from Malay salang possibly meaning "stabbing" combined with jemur meaning "to burn, to dry (in the sun)"... [more]
Selanik (Settlement) Judeo-Spanish, Turkish
Ladino and Turkish form of Thessaloniki.
Selanqor (Political Subdivision) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Selangor.
Seleucië (Settlement) Dutch
Dutch form of Seleucia.
Selië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Selonia.
Sëlva (Political Subdivision & Region) Ladin
Means ‘Forest’ in Ladin.
Semarang (Settlement) Indonesian, Javanese
From Indonesian asam meaning "tamarind" and jarang meaning "rare, seldom", a reference to the tamarind trees in the area that rarely grew close together. This is the name of the capital city of the Indonesian province of Central Java.
Semaranh (Settlement) Belarusian, Ukrainian
Belarusian and Ukrainian form of Semarang.
Semaranq (Settlement) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Semarang.
Semerkant (Settlement) Turkish
Turkish form of Samarkand.
Semgallen (Region) Danish, Dutch, German, Swedish
Danish, Dutch, German and Swedish form of Semigallia.
Semporna (Settlement) Malay
Derived from Malay sempurna meaning "perfect", from the older name Labuan Semporna meaning "perfect port" or "perfect anchorage". This is the name of a city in Malaysia.
Sen'a (Settlement) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Sanaa.
Senagal (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Senegal.
Šen-čen (Settlement) Czech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of Shenzhen.
Şençjen (Settlement) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Shenzhen.
Sendai (Settlement) Japanese
Evolved from earlier 仙臺; originally 千代 ("a thousand generations"), due to the presence of a temple with a thousand Buddha statues in Aoyama.... [more]
Šendžen (Settlement) Macedonian, Serbian
Macedonian and Serbian form of Shenzhen.
Senegāla (Country & River) Latvian
Latvian form of Senegal.
Senegalas (Country & River) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Senegal.
Senegali (Country) Albanian, Georgian, Greek
Albanian, Georgian and Greek form of Senegal.
Senegaly (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of Senegal.
Senegaru (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Senegal.
Senehal (Country) Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of Senegal.
Senekal (Country) Thai
Thai form of Senegal.
Seneqal (Country) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Senegal.
Seng-ga-gling (Country & Island) Tibetan
Tibetan form of Sri Lanka.
Séng-gá-pó̤ (Country, Settlement & Island) Chinese (Min Bei)
Min Bei form of Singapore.
Senghaborey (Country, Settlement & Island) Khmer
Khmer form of Singapore.
Senghobori (Country, Settlement & Island) Khmer
Khmer form of Singapore.
Sêng-to͘ (Settlement) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Chengdu.
Senja (Island) Norwegian
An island and a municipality in Troms county, Norway. The meaning of the name is officially unknown, but it could come from the word sundr which means "split apart" or "tear"... [more]
Senluchia (Country) Thai
Thai form of Saint Lucia.
Senshū (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Quanzhou.
Sent-lüsiya (Country & Island) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Saint Lucia.
Sent-Lyusiya (Country & Island) Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian
Russian, Ukrainian and Belarusian form of Saint Lucia.
Sentorushia (Country & Island) Japanese
Japanese form of Saint Lucia.
Šenžen (Settlement) Croatian
Croatian form of Shenzhen.
Seoel (Settlement) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Seoul.
Seoi Din (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Sweden.
Seoirsia (Country) Irish
Irish form of Georgia 1
Seoi Si (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Schweiz via French Suisse, used as the Cantonese name for Switzerland.
Seon Faa (Settlement) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese romanization of Shunhua.
Seongnam (Settlement) Korean
Combination of 城 (성, seong, "castle") and 南 (남, nam, "south"), thus "southern castle". This is the name of a city in South Korea.
Seonjeon (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Shenzhen.
Seonyang (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Shenyang.
Séoul (Settlement) French
French form of Seoul.
Seoul (Settlement) Korean, English
Means "capital" in Korean, probably derived from Sillan 서라벌 (Seorabeol), the name of the capital of the ancient kingdom of Silla (which is now the present-day city of Gyeongju). This is the name of the capital city of South Korea.
Sepania (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Hispania (see Spain).
Se Pi Ri Si (Island & Country) Tibetan
Tibetan form of Cyprus.
Septimanië (Region) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Septimania.
Sèr (Island) Jèrriais
Jèrriais form of Sark.
Ser (Island) Norman, Sercquiais
Sercquiais and Cotentinais Norman form of Sark.
Sérang (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Sundanese, Javanese
Sundanese and Javanese form of Serang.
Serang (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Indonesian
Means "rice field" in Sundanese. This is the name of a city in Indonesia as well as a regency of the Indonesian province of Banten.
Serb (Country) Manx
Manx form of Serbia
Serbestan (Country) Persian
From Persian صرب (serb) meaning "Serb, Serbian" combined with the suffix ستان (stan) meaning "land of". This is the Persian name for Serbia.
Serbeti (Country) Georgian
Georgian form of Serbia.
Serbeye (Country) Walloon
Walloon form of Serbia.
Serbi (Country) Buryat, Chechen, Chuvash, Mongolian, Ossetian
Buryat, Chechen, Chuvash, Mongolian, and Ossetian form of Serbia.
Sèrbia (Country) Acehnese, Catalan
Acehnese and Catalan form of Serbia.
Sèrbia (Country) Acehnese, Catalan, Ligurian, Sardinian
Form of Serbia used in multiple languages.
Serbio (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Serbia.
Serbiýa (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Serbia.
Sërbiye (Country) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Serbia.
Serbja (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of Serbia.
Sercq (Island) French
French version of Sark.
Serdica (Settlement) Ancient Greek
Latin and Ancient Greek name for the Bulgarian city now known as Sofia. Named after the Celtic tribe Serdi.
Seremban (Settlement) Malay, English
Possibly from Malay seremban, the name of a children's stone-tossing game. This is the name of a city in Malaysia.
Sereubia (Country) Korean
Korean form of Serbia.
Sergipe (Political Subdivision) Portuguese (Brazilian)
Union of the Tupi words siri (the local name for the Callinectes genus of crabs) 'y ("river") and pe ("in"), thus "in the river of the siri". This is the name of a state of Brazil.
Seria (Settlement) Malay
The name of a town in Brunei, derived from an acronym of South East Reserved Industrial Area.
Serkland (Region) Old Norse
Old Norse name for a region around the Caspian Sea in the Middle East. The name is composed of Old Norse serkr "gown" and land "country". Serkland does not correspond with any modern country or region.
Serra Leoa (Country) Galician, Portuguese
Galician and Portuguese form of Sierra Leone
Servia (Country) Greek
Greek form of Serbia.
Sesael (Country) Khmer
Khmer form of Seychelles.
Sēsheru (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Seychelles.
Seszele (Country) Polish
Polish form of Seychelles.
Setagaya (Settlement) Japanese
From Japanese 世 (se) meaning "world, generation, era", 田 (ta) meaning "field, rice paddy" and 谷 (ya) meaning "valley"... [more]
Seton (Settlement) English
A Scottish place, Seaton near Longniddry, "is so named because it was held from the 12th century by a Norman family de Sey, from Say in Indre. Other places of this name, for example those in Cumbria, Devon, County Durham, Northumbria, and Yorkshire, are mostly named with Old English "sea, lake" and tun "enclosure, settlement"... [more]
Sé̤ṳ-chiŏng (Political Subdivision) Chinese (Min Dong)
Min Dong romanization of Sichuan.
Seukope (Settlement) Korean
Korean form of Skopje.
Seukoteullaendeu (Country) Korean
Korean form of Scotland.
Sêûl (Settlement) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Seoul.
Seúl (Settlement) Spanish, Icelandic, Asturian, Galician
Spanish, Icelandic, Asturian and Galician form of Seoul.
Seül (Settlement) Catalan
Catalan form of Seoul.
Seulandia Barô (Country) Acehnese
Acehnese calque of New Zealand.
Seuli (Settlement) Georgian
Georgian form of Seoul.
Seullobakia (Country) Korean
Korean form of Slovakia.
Seullobenia (Country) Korean
Korean form of Slovenia.
Seulo (Settlement) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Seoul.
Seupanyo (Country) Acehnese
Acehnese form of Hispania (see Spain).
Seupein (Country) Korean
Korean form of Spain.
Seurirangka (Country) Korean
Korean form of Sri Lanka.
Seuweden (Country) Korean
Korean form of Sweden.
Seuwiseu (Country) Korean
Derived from Japanese スイス (Suisu), itself from French Suisse. This is the Korean name for Switzerland.
Severië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Severia.
Severnaya Zemlya (Region) Russian
"Northern Land"
Sevilha (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Seville.
Sevilja (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Latvian, Macedonian, Serbian, Slovene
Latvian, Macedonian, Serbian and Slovene form of Seville.
Sevilla (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Spanish, Aragonese, Asturian, Basque, Bosnian, Catalan, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, Galician, German, Hungarian, Norwegian, Romanian, Slovak, Swedish, Tagalog, Turkish
Spanish form of Seville, as well as the form used in numerous other languages.
Séville (Political Subdivision & Settlement) French
French form of Seville.
Seville (Settlement) English
From Spanish Sevilla, ultimately derived (via Arabic and Latin) from Phoenician 𐤔𐤐𐤋𐤄‎ (shplh) meaning "plain, valley, lowland". This is the name of a city in Spain.
Sevilli (Political Subdivision) Greek
Greek form of Seville.
Sevilya (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Armenian, Azerbaijani, Belarusian, Bulgarian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Mongolian, Russian, Ukrainian
Form of Seville used in multiple languages.
Sewilla (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Polish
Polish form of Seville.
Seychellane (Country) Norwegian
Nynorsk form of Seychelles.
Seychelle (Country) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Seychelles.
Seychellen (Country) Dutch, German
Dutch and German form of Seychelles.
Seychellene (Country) Norwegian
Norwegian form of Seychelles.
Seychellerna (Country) Swedish
Swedish form of Seychelles.
Seychellerne (Country) Danish
Danish form of Seychelles.
Seÿchelles (Country) Greek
Greek form of Seychelles.
Seychelles (Country) French, English, Greek, Indonesian, Italian, Malay, Maltese, Romanian, Spanish, Tagalog
From the name of Jean Moreau de Séchelles (1690-1761), a French politician who served as Minister of Finance during the reign of King Louis XV. This is the name of an East African island country in the Indian Ocean.
Seychellit (Country) Finnish
Finnish form of Seychelles.
Seychely (Country) Czech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of Seychelles.
Seylan (Country) Persian, Turkish
Persian and Turkish form of Ceylon.
Seyşel (Country) Azerbaijani, Kurdish
Azerbaijani and Kurdish form of Seychelles.
Seyşeller (Country) Crimean Tatar, Turkish
Crimean Tatar and Turkish form of Seychelles.
Seyshel (Country) Persian
Persian form of Seychelles.
Seyshely (Country) Belarusian, Russian, Ukrainian
Belarusian, Russian, and Ukrainian form of Seychelles.
Sguezia (Country) Neapolitan
Neapolitan form of Sweden.
Sguizzera (Country) Neapolitan
Neapolitan cognate of Schweiz, used as the Neapolitan name for Switzerland.
Sha Alam (Settlement) Tamil
Tamil form of Shah Alam.
Sha Anan (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of Shah Alam.
Shaba (Political Subdivision) Chinese
Chinese form of Sabah.
Shah Alam (Settlement) Malay, English
From the name of Sultan Hisamuddin Alam Shah (1898-1960), the second monarch of Malaysia and the sixth sultan of Selangor. This is the name of the capital city of the Malaysian state of Selangor.
Shamtwyla (Country) Abkhaz
From Abkhaz ашьам (asham) meaning "Syrian", ultimately from Arabic الشام (ash-Sham), and атәыла (atwyla) meaning "country". This is the Abkhaz name for Syria.
Shan (Political Subdivision) Burmese, English
From the Burmese name for the Shan (Tai) people, which was derived from Thai สยาม (sayam) referring to Siam, the former name of Thailand... [more]
Shandagen (Political Subdivision, Region & Settlement) Chinese
Chinese Mandarin form of Sandakan.
Shandora (Settlement & Other) Popular Culture
Shandora is an ancient city on the Spring island of Jaya in the One Piece franchise. In the language of the Shandorians, it means “The Skull’s Right Eye”.
Shandzhan (Settlement) Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of Shenzhen.
Shanghay (Settlement) Tajik
Tajik form of Shanghai.
Shanghhay (Settlement) Arabic
Arabic form of Shanghai.
Shangrila (Body of Water) Pakistani, Tibetan
Shangrila is a name of Tibetan origin. The name means "heaven on earth". The name is mainly known in northern Pakistan. The "Shangrila Lake" in northern Pakistan is very famous among the country.
Shangugu (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Rwandan
Former name of Cyangugu.
Shangxey (Settlement) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Shanghai.
Shanhai (Settlement) Armenian, Bulgarian, Georgian, Japanese
Armenian and Bulgarian alternate transcription of Shanhay as well as the Georgian and Japanese form of Shanghai.
Shanhay (Settlement) Armenian, Bulgarian
Armenian and Bulgarian form of Shanghai.
Shanxay (Settlement) Karakalpak, Uzbek
Karakalpak and Uzbek form of Shanghai.
Shanxi (Political Subdivision) Chinese
Shanxi (Political Subdivision) Chinese (Cantonese)
From Cantonese 山 (shan) “mountain”, and 西 (xi) “west”. The name put together means “west of the mountains”. More specifically, the Taihang Mountains.
Sharkisia (Country & Region) Arabic
Arabic form of Circassia.
Shate Alabo (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Saudi Arabia.
Shatlandyia (Country) Belarusian
Belarusian form of Scotland.
Sheber (Region) Buryat
Buryat form of Siberia.
Shedolamack (Region) Mormon
According to LDS scripture, this was the name of the place where Cainan met Adam and was blessed.
Shelazi (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of Shiraz.
Shema (Country) Chechen
Chechen form of Syria.
Shengmalinuo (Country & Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of San Marino.
Shenhu (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of Kobe (via an orthographic borrowing).
Shënjën (Settlement) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Shenzhen.
Shënyang (Settlement) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Shenyang.
Shenyang (Settlement) Chinese
Means "sunny side of the Shen River", from Chinese 沈 (shěn) referring to the Hun River (previously known as the Shen) and 阳 (yáng) meaning "light, sun"... [more]
Shenzhen (Settlement) Chinese
From Chinese 深 (shēn) meaning "deep" and 圳 (zhèn) meaning "furrow, drainage, ditch". This is the name of a city in China.
Sheroz (Settlement) Tajik, Uzbek
Tajik and Uzbek form of Shiraz.
Sheshenstan (Political Subdivision) Kazakh
Kazakh form of Chechnya.
Shiatoru (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Seattle.
Shiberia (Region) Japanese
Japanese form of Siberia.
Shibuya (Settlement) Japanese
From Japanese 渋 (shibu) meaning "astringent, tough" and 谷 (ya) meaning "valley". This is the name of a special ward of Tokyo.
Shi'en (Settlement) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Xi'an.
Shiga (Political Subdivision) Japanese
Means "nourishing joy" in Japanese.
Shiinaha (Country) Eastern African, Somali
Somali form of China.
Shijiazhuang (Region) Chinese
The capital city of Hebei province.
Shikoku (Island) Japanese
Shi Lngak (Country & Island) Bhutanese
Dzongkha form of Sri Lanka.
Shimane (Political Subdivision) Japanese
Means "island root" in Japanese.
Shime (Settlement) Japanese
This is the name of a town in Japan's Fukuoka prefecture.... [more]
Shimonoseki (Settlement) Japanese
From Japanese 下 (shimo) meaning "under, below" and 関 (seki) meaning "frontier, pass". This is the name of a city in Japan.
Shinagawa (Settlement) Japanese
From Japanese 品 (shina) meaning "goods, articles, stock" and 川 (kawa) meaning "river, stream". This is the name of a special ward of Tokyo.
Shinano (Region & River) Japanese
Shinano is a province in Japan. Is it also the name of Japan's longest river.
Shineflis (Other) Mormon
The name of the thirteenth great star in Mormon cosmology. The first part of the name, shine, appears to mean "light" or something of a similar nature, based on its usage in several words from the Mormon Adamic language... [more]
Shine Zeland (Country) Mongolian
Mongolian calque of New Zealand.
Shingapōru (Country, Settlement & Island) Japanese
Alternate transcription of Shingaporu.
Shingaporu (Country, Settlement & Island) Japanese
Japanese form of Singapore.
Shinjaan (Political Subdivision & Region) Mongolian
Mongolian form of Xinjiang.
Shinjang (Political Subdivision & Region) Uyghur, Kazakh, Kyrgyz
Uyghur form of Xinjiang as well as an alternate transcription of Kazakh and Kyrgyz Shinzhang.
Shinji (Body of Water) Japanese
Lake Shinji is located in Matsue, Shimane Prefecture.
Shinjon (Political Subdivision & Region) Uzbek
Uzbek form of Xinjiang.
Shinjuku (Settlement) Japanese
From Japanese 新 (shin) meaning "new" and 宿 (juku) meaning "inn, lodge, home". This is the name of a special ward of Tokyo.
Shin-ka-phu (Country, Settlement & Island) Chinese (Wu)
Wu form of Singapore.
Shinkyō (Political Subdivision & Region) Japanese
Japanese form of Xinjiang.
Shinsen (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Shenzhen.
Shin'yō (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Shenyang.
Shinzhang (Political Subdivision & Region) Kazakh, Kyrgyz
Kazakh and Kyrgyz form of Xinjiang.
Shiretoko (Other) Japanese
This is the name of a peninsula (declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2005) in north-eastern Hokkaidō in northern Japan. The kanji that make up Shiretoko are 知 (chi, shi.raseru,, shire) meaning "know, wisdom" and 床 (shou, toko, yuka) meaning "bed, floor, padding, tatami."... [more]
Shisen (Political Subdivision) Japanese
Japanese form of Sichuan.
Shishan (Political Subdivision) Arabic
Arabic form of Chechnya, usually written with the definite article as الشيشان (al-Shishan).
Shishen (Political Subdivision) Japanese
Japanese form of Sichuan.
Shishinai (Settlement) Japanese
Shishinai is situated in Hokkaido, Japan.
Shizuoka (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Japanese
Means "quiet hill" in Japanese.
Shkup (Settlement) Albanian
Albanian form of Skopje.
Shkupi (Settlement) Albanian
Albanian form of Skopje.
Sholzha-Ghala (Settlement) Ingush
Ingush cognate of Solzha-Ghala.
Shōshū (Settlement) Japanese
Japanese form of Zhangzhou.
Shotlandia (Country) Georgian
Georgian form of Scotland.
Shou'er (Settlement) Chinese
Chinese form of Seoul.
Shqipëria (Country) Albanian
From shqip, the ethnic name of the Albanian people, which is of uncertain origin. It may be a calque of Proto-Slavic slověne meaning "Slavs" (through Albanian shqipoj meaning "to speak clearly") or from Albanian shkabë meaning "eagle"... [more]
Shreveport (Settlement) English
A city in northwestern Louisiana.
Shri Lanka (Country) Armenian, Bulgarian, Mongolian, Uzbek
Armenian, Bulgarian, Mongolian and Uzbek form of Sri Lanka.
Shri-lanka (Country & Island) Georgian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Russian, Tajik, Ukrainian
Form of Sri Lanka used in several languages.
Shrilanka (Country & Island) Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Nepali, Sanskrit, Telugu
Form of Sri Lanka used in multiple languages.
Shri Lankawa (Country & Island) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Sri Lanka.
Shrilonka (Country & Island) Bengali
Bengali form of Sri Lanka.
Shrinagar (Settlement) Hindi
Hindi form of Srinagar.
Shrividzhaya (Country) Bulgarian, Russian, Ukrainian
Bulgarian, Russian and Ukrainian form of Srivijaya.
Shry-lanka (Country & Island) Belarusian
Belarusian form of Sri Lanka.
Shulon (Region) Mormon
A land mentioned in the Book of Moses.
Shunhua (Settlement) Chinese
The Chinese name for the Vietnamese city of Huế, derived from the city's historical name, 順化 (Thuận Hoá).
Shved (Country) Mongolian
Mongolian form of Sweden.
Shvedeti (Country) Georgian
Georgian form of Sweden.
Shvedia (Country) Armenian
Armenian form of Sweden.
Shveitsaria (Country) Georgian
Georgian form of Switzerland.
Shvetsiya (Country) Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of Sweden.
Shvetsyia (Country) Belarusian
Belarusian form of Sweden.