Submitted Place Names Starting with T

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Taai Gwok (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese romanization of Taiguo.
Taan Song Nei Aa (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Tanzania.
Taap Gat Hak (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Tajikistan.
Tachkent (Settlement) French
French form of Tashkent.
Tacîkistan (Country) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Tajikistan.
Tacikistan (Country) Azerbaijani, Crimean Tatar, Gagauz, Turkish
Azerbaijani, Crimean Tatar, Gagauz, and Turkish form of Tajikistan.
Tadjikistan (Country) Afrikaans, Breton, Catalan, French, Romanian
Afrikaans, Breton, Catalan, French and Romanian form of Tajikistan.
Tadschikistan (Country) German
German form of Tajikistan.
Tadsjikistan (Country) Danish, Faroese, Norwegian
Danish, Faroese and Norwegian form of Tajikistan.
Tadzhikistan (Country) Bulgarian, Russian
Bulgarian and Russian form of Tajikistan.
Tadzhykistan (Country) Belarusian
Belarusian form of Tajikistan.
Tadzhykystan (Country) Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of Tajikistan.
Tadžikija (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Tajikistan. This is the standard Lithuanian name for the country, but sometimes the form Tadžikistanas is also used.
Tádžikistán (Country) Czech
Czech form of Tajikistan.
Tadžikistāna (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Tajikistan.
Tadžikistanas (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Tajikistan. This is an alternative name for the country; the standard name in Lithuania is Tadžikija.
Tadzjikistan (Country) Dutch, Swedish
Dutch and Swedish form of Tajikistan.
Tádzsikisztán (Country) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Tajikistan.
Tadżykistan (Country) Polish
Polish form of Tajikistan.
Tadżykistůn (Country) Silesian
Silesian form of Tajikistan.
Taeguk (Country) Korean
Korean form of Taiguo.
Tætærstan (Political Subdivision) Ossetian
Ossetian form of Tatarstan.
Taĝikio (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Tajikistan.
Taġikistan (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of Tajikistan.
Tagikistan (Country) Italian
Italian form of Tajikistan.
Taguig (Settlement & River) Filipino
The City of Taguig was founded on April 25, 1587. It is one of the 16 cities making up the NCR of the Philippines. It has an area of 53.67 km2 and has 804,915 people living in Taguig as of the 2015 census.... [more]
Tagyitkisatan (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Tajikistan.
Tahikitāna (Country) Maori
Maori form of Tajikistan.
Tahkminnisatan (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Turkmenistan.
Tahoe (Body of Water) American
Tahoe is a lake on the California/Nevada border in America.
Tähran (Settlement) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Tehran.
Taibei (Settlement) Chinese, Korean
Chinese and Korean form of Taipei.
Taiguo (Country) Chinese
From Chinese 泰 (tài) meaning "Thai, Thailand" and 国 (guó) meaning "country". This is the Chinese name for Thailand.
Tái-guók (Country) Chinese (Min Dong)
Min Dong romanization of Taiguo.
Taíland (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Thailand.
Tailandas (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Thailand.
Tailandi (Country) Georgian, Greek
Georgian and Greek form of Thailand.
Tailàndia (Country) Catalan
Catalan form of Thailand.
Tailândia (Country) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Thailand
Tailandy (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of Thailand.
Tailani (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Thailand.
Taipé (Settlement) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Taipei.
Taipeh (Settlement) German
German form of Taipei.
Taïpei (Settlement) Greek
Greek form of Taipei.
Taipéi (Settlement) Spanish
Spanish form of Taipei.
Taipei (Settlement) English, Japanese
From Chinese 臺北 (Táiběi) derived from 臺 (tái) referring to Taiwan and 北 (běi) meaning "north". This is the name of the capital city of Taiwan.
Taipeja (Settlement) Latvian
Latvian form of Taipei.
Taipėjus (Settlement) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Taipei.
Tairana (Country) Maori
Maori form of Thailand.
Taívan (Country & Island) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Taiwan.
Taïvan (Country & Island) Greek
Greek form of Taiwan.
Taivan (Country) Faroese
Faroese form of Taiwan
Taivāna (Country & Island) Latvian
Latvian form of Taiwan.
Taivanas (Country & Island) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Taiwan.
Taivani (Country & Island) Georgian
Georgian form of Taiwan.
Táiwáán (Country & Island) Navajo
Navajo form of Taiwan
Taïwan (Country & Island) French
French form of Taiwan.
Taiwán (Country & Island) Spanish
Spanish form of Taiwan.
Taiwan (Country) English
While Taiwan still exists, it is not always considered an independent country. However, it did represent China in the United Nations until 1971.
Taizeme (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Thailand.
Tajicistan (Country) Welsh
Welsh form of Tajikistan.
Täjigistan (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Tajikistan.
Tajikesitan (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Tajikistan.
Tajikestan (Country) Persian
Persian form of Tajikistan.
Tajiketi (Country) Georgian
Georgian form of Tajikistan.
Tajikiseutan (Country) Korean
Korean form of Tajikistan.
Tajikistan (Country) English, Indonesian, Malay, Filipino, Tagalog
From Tajik Тоҷикистон (Tojikiston), which is derived from the name of the Tajik people combined with the Persian suffix ستان (stan) meaning "land of"... [more]
Tajikstan (Country) Armenian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz
Armenian form of Tajikistan as well as a Kazakh and Kyrgyz alternate transcription of Tazhikstan.
Tajiquistão (Country) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Tajikistan.
Tajlanda (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Thailand.
Tajlandja (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of Thailand.
Tajlando (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Thailand.
Tajlandyjo (Country) Silesian
Silesian form of Thailand.
Tajwan (Country & Island) Polish
Polish form of Taiwan.
Takamatsu (Settlement) Japanese
Means "tall pine tree" in Japanese; derived from a local legend, according to which a peasant who found flakes of gold while digging for potatoes. The kanji that make up the name are 高 (taka), meaning "tall", and 松 (matsu), meaning "pine tree"... [more]
Takamori (Settlement) Japanese
From Japanese 高 (taka) meaning "tall" and 森 (mori) meaning "forest".
Tākei (Country) Maori
Maori form of Turkey.
Taŝkento (Settlement) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Tashkent.
Takéo (Political Subdivision) Khmer
Means “crystal grandfather” in Khmer.
Talamh An Éisc (Political Subdivision) Irish
Irish name for Newfoundland and Labrador, a province in Canada... [more]
Talinka (Settlement) Russian
Tallahassee (Settlement) Indigenous American
Tallahassee is the capital of Florida USA. Found in Leon County.... [more]
Tallentire (Settlement) English
A village in Cumbria, England. From Cumbric tal-y-tir, probably meaning 'end of the land'.
Tallinn (Settlement) Estonian, English, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovak, Swedish
Meaning uncertain, but probably derived from Estonian Taani-Linn(a) meaning "Danish town" (originally "Danish castle"). This is the capital of Estonia.
Tälmen (Island) Estonian
Tammerfors (Settlement) Finland Swedish
Combination of an unknown first element and Swedish fors "rapid, waterfall". This is the Swedish name of Tampere.
Tampa (Settlement) English
After the city of Tampa in the state of Florida. Tampa is from a Calusa word, the Calusa being the Native American tribe that once lived in the area. The exact word in unknown; it may have meant "sticks of fire", possibly referring to lightning, or "the place to gather sticks"... [more]
Tampere (Settlement) Finnish
From Tammerkoski, the name of the rapids that flow through the city. The first element tammer is of uncertain etymology. The second element is koski "rapids"... [more]
Tananarive (Settlement) French
French variant of Antananarivo.
Tân Cương (Political Subdivision & Region) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Xinjiang.
Tánger (Settlement) Spanish
Spanish form of Tangier.
Tanger (Settlement) French
French form of Tangier.
Tangerang (Settlement) Indonesian, Sundanese
Derived from Sundanese tengger or tanggeran meaning "sign, marker". The name comes from a monument that was built in the 17th century to mark the boundary between the Sultanate of Banten and a neighbouring territory to the east controlled by the Dutch East India Company (VOC)... [more]
Tangier (Settlement) English
From Latin Tingis, itself from the Punic root tng of uncertain origin. It may have been derived from Berber tingis meaning "marsh", based on the old Berber name ⵜⵉⵏⴳⵉ (Tingi)... [more]
Tangjia (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Tonga.
Tang-kiaⁿ (Country) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien form of Tokyo.
Tanjah (Settlement) Arabic
Arabic form of Tangier.
Tann (Settlement) German
The name of various towns in Germany and Switzerland. Meaning "fir tree".
Tanne (Settlement) German
Alternate spelling of Tann.
Tannhausen (Settlement) German
Town in Germany. Seat of the noble Thannhausen family.
Tansáin (Country) Irish
Irish form of Tanzania
Tansangniya (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Tanzania.
Tansanía (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Tanzania
Tanzanië (Country) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Tanzania.
Tanzānija (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Tanzania.
Tanzaniýa (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Tanzania.
Tarabulus (Settlement) Arabic
Arabic form of Tripoli.
Taranto (Settlement) Italian, English, Armenian, Bulgarian, Finnish, Georgian, Romanian, Russian
From Latin Tarentum, itself from Ancient Greek Τάρᾱς (Tárās), itself probably derived from Illyrian *darandos, meaning "oak". This is the name of a city in southern Italy.
Tarrant (River) English
River Tarrant in Dorset.
Tartarije (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Tartary.
Tartarye (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Tartary.
Taschkent (Settlement) German
German form of Tashkent.
Tashkand (Settlement) Indian, Hindi, Pashto, Persian
Hindi, Pashto, and Persian form of Tashkent.
Tashken (Settlement) Kyrgyz
Kyrgyz form of Tashkent.
Tashkent (Settlement) English, Russian
From Uzbek Toshkent meaning "stone city", from tosh meaning "stone" combined with Turkic kend meaning "city". This is the name of the capital city of Uzbekistan.
Tasiilaq (Settlement) Greenlandic
Means "the place with a lake" in Greenlandic. Tasiilaq is a town on the east coast of Greenland.
Tasjkent (Settlement) Afrikaans, Danish, Dutch, Norwegian, Swedish
Afrikaans, Danish, Dutch, Norwegian and Swedish form of Tashkent.
Taşkent (Settlement) Crimean Tatar, Kurdish, Turkish
Crimean Tatar, Kurdish, and Turkish form of Tashkent.
Tasmania (Political Subdivision & Island) English (Australian)
From Abel Tasman, the person who discovered the island.
Tasmanië (Political Subdivision & Island) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Tasmania.
Taszkent (Settlement) Polish
Polish form of Tashkent.
Tatárföld (Political Subdivision) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Tatarstan. It is literally a direct translation of the republic's name, since it consists of the Hungarian noun tatár meaning "Tatar" combined with the Hungarian noun föld meaning "land".... [more]
Tatarije (Political Subdivision) Dutch
Dutch form of Tatarstan via its Soviet Russian name Tatariya.... [more]
Tatársko (Political Subdivision) Slovak
Slovak form of Tatarstan.
Tatarstán (Political Subdivision) Czech
Czech form of Tatarstan.
Tatarstan (Political Subdivision) Tatar, Russian
From the ethnic name татар (tatar) combined with the Persian suffix ستان (stan) meaning "land of". The ethnic name is of uncertain origin, though it is believed to be derived from tata, an endonym for the Mongols... [more]
Tatarstāna (Political Subdivision) Latvian
Latvian form of Tatarstan.
Tatarstanas (Political Subdivision) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Tatarstan.
Tatársztán (Political Subdivision) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Tatarstan. This is an alternative name for the republic; the standard name in Hungary is Tatárföld.
Tatreti (Political Subdivision) Georgian
Georgian form of Tatarstan.
Tatzikistan (Country) Greek
Greek form of Tajikistan.
Taumatawhakatangi­hangakoauauotamatea­turipukakapikimaunga­horonukupokaiwhen­uak (Mountain) English (New Zealand), Maori
Taumata­whakatangihanga­koauau­o­tamatea­turi­pukaka­piki­maunga­horo­nuku­pokai­whenua­ki­tana­tahu is a hill near Porangahau, south of Waipukurau in southern Hawke's Bay, New Zealand... [more]
Taunggyi (Settlement) Burmese
Means "large mountain" in Burmese, from တောင် (taung) meaning "mountain" and ကြီး (gyi) meaning "big, large". This is the name of the capital of Shan State, Myanmar.
Taupo (Settlement) Maori, English (New Zealand)
This is a city in New Zealand. ... [more]
Tauranga (Settlement) English (New Zealand)
This is a city in New Zealand.
Tavastland (Political Subdivision) Swedish, Danish, Dutch
Swedish form of Tavastia, which some countries have adopted as their name for the historical Swedish province that is now part of Finland.
Tawastland (Political Subdivision) German (Archaic)
German form of Tavastia via its Swedish form Tavastland.... [more]
Tawi-Tawi (Political Subdivision & Island) Filipino, Tausug, Tagalog, English
From Sinama Jawi Jawi, which is derived from Malay jejawi meaning "banyan tree". This is the name of an island and province in the southern Philippines.
Taxhikistani (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Tajikistan.
Tây Ban Nha (Country) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 西班牙 (Tây Ban Nha), itself from Chinese 西班牙 (Xībānyá), ultimately from Latin Hispania. This is the Vietnamese name for Spain.
Taygetos (Mountain) Greek Mythology, Greek
The Taygetos or Taÿgetus is a mountain range in the Peloponnese peninsula in Southern Greece. The highest mountain of the range is Mount Taygetus; its name is probably pre-Greek and of unknown meaning... [more]
Tayikistán (Country) Spanish
Spanish form of Tajikistan.
Taýland (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Thailand.
Taylenda (Country) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Thailand.
Tây Ninh (Political Subdivision) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 西 (tây) meaning "west" and 寧 (ninh) meaning "peaceful".
Tayok (Country) Burmese
Of uncertain origin, possibly from Chinese 突厥 (Tūjué) meaning "Turk, Turkish", from 大理國 (Dàlǐguó) referring to the ancient Dali Kingdom that existed in what is now Yunnan province, or from 大月支 (dàyuèzhī), the Chinese name for the Tocharians, a medieval Indo-European people... [more]
Taype (Settlement) Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of Taipei.
Tayvan (Country & Island) Azerbaijani, Bulgarian, Russian, Turkish, Ukrainian
Form of Taiwan.
Taywan (Country) Arabic, Kurdish
Arabic and Kurdish form of Taiwan.
Tazhikstan (Country) Bashkir, Kazakh, Kyrgyz
Bashkir, Kazakh, and Kyrgyz form of Tajikistan.
Tbilis (Settlement) Mongolian, Ossetian
Mongolian and Ossetian form of Tbilisi.
Tbîlîsî (Settlement) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Tbilisi.
Tbilisi (Settlement) Georgian, English, Russian
Derived from Georgian თბილი (tbili) meaning "warm", given in reference to the area's sulfuric hot springs. This is the name of the capital city of Georgia (the country).
Tbiliso (Settlement) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Tbilisi.
Tbilissi (Settlement) French
French form of Tbilisi.
Tbiliszi (Settlement) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Tbilisi.
Tboung Khmum (Political Subdivision) Khmer
Means “amber” in Khmer.
Tchaj-pej (Settlement) Czech
Czech form of Taipei.
Tchétchénie (Political Subdivision) French
French form of Chechnya.
Teems (River) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Thames.
Tees (River) English
A river in Northeast England. The precise origin of name is not known for sure. But, given that it is one of Britain's major rivers, several theories have emerged:... [more]
Tegeran (Settlement) Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Mongolian, Russian
Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Mongolian and Russian form of Tehran.
Tegucigalpa (Political Subdivision) Spanish
Capital of Honduras, possibly from the Nahuatl word Taguz-galpa, which means "hills of silver".
Teherán (Settlement) Czech, Hungarian, Slovak, Spanish
Form of Tehran used in various languages.
Teherano (Settlement) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Tehran.
Tehron (Settlement) Tajik, Uzbek
Tajik and Uzbek form of Tehran.
Țeica (Settlement) Romanian
Teide (Mountain) Spanish
Meaning uncertain, but possibly derived from a Guanche term referring to a powerful being living inside the volcano. Teide is a volcano on the Spanish island Tenerife... [more]
Teirani (Settlement) Georgian
Georgian form of Tehran.
Tékkland (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Čechy, used as a name for the Czech Republic (see Czechia).
Tekoa (Mountain) Maori
Mount Tekoa is a mountain range in South New Zealand.
Tel Aviv (Settlement) Hebrew
Comes from two hebrew words: Tel, meaning mound of an old settelment, and Aviv, meaning spring. Comes from the hebrew translation of Benjamin Zeev Herzel's book altnoyland (old new land).
Telemark (Political Subdivision) Norwegian
From teler the name of an old Germanic tribe and the Old Norse mǫrk meaning "woodland, borderland, or march/mark."... [more]
Tenemāka (Country) Maori
Maori form of Denmark.
Tenerife (Island) Spanish, English
Means "snow mountain" or "white mountain" in Guanche, probably referring to the volcano Teide. Tenerife is the largest of the Canary Islands, Spain.
Tennessee (Political Subdivision) English (American)
Name of a state in the United States, from Cherokee tanasi, the name of a Cherokee village. The meaning is unknown.
Tenri (Settlement) Japanese
This is the name of a city in Nara prefecture which used to be (briefly) the capital of Japan under the reign of Emperor Ninken (probably reigned from 488–498).... [more]
Terabithia (Political Subdivision) Literature
The magical kingdom from the children's novel 'Bridge to Terabithia' (1977) by Katherine Paterson. Terabithia means "land of the turpentine-trees", it is in relation to the island Terebinthia in 'The Chronicles of Narnia' by C. S. Lewis.
Terengganu (Political Subdivision) Malay, English
Possibly from Malay terang ganu meaning "bright rainbow" or taring anu meaning "fang of something", a phrase supposedly uttered by a hunter when he discovered the tooth of an unknown animal... [more]
Terezín (Political Subdivision, Settlement & Other) Czech
Trezín was originally a holiday resort reserved for Czech nobility. Terezín is contained within the walls of the famed fortress Theresienstadt, which was created by Emperor Joseph II of Austria in the late 18th century and named in honor of his mother, Empress Maria Theresa... [more]
Teslin (Other) English
Name of a mountain, plateau, river, and small lake in Yukon, Canada, and of a larger lake spanning the Yukon-British Columbia border. The word comes from the Tlingit name for the river, Teslintoo or Teslintuh, meaning "long, deep water."
Tesprócia (Political Subdivision & Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Thesprotia.
Tesprocija (Political Subdivision & Region) Croatian
Croatian form of Thesprotia.
Tesprotia (Political Subdivision & Region) Polish, Spanish
Polish and Spanish form of Thesprotia.
Tesprotija (Political Subdivision & Region) Lithuanian, Serbian
Lithuanian and Serbian form of Thesprotia.
Tesprozia (Political Subdivision & Region) Italian
Italian form of Thesprotia.
Tessera (Settlement) Italian
Téténía (Political Subdivision) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Chechnya.
Tetzcohco (Settlement) Aztec
Original Nahuatl form of Texcoco.
Texarkana (Region & Settlement) English
Portmanteau of Texas, Arkansas and Louisiana. This refers to a Texas-Arkansas-Louisiana border region, as well as the region's principal cities: Texarkana, Texas, and Texarkana, Arkansas.
Thabilisi (Settlement) Thai
Thai form of Tbilisi.
Thachikisthan (Country) Thai
Thai form of Tajikistan.
Thái Bình (Political Subdivision) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 太 (thái) meaning "spacious" and 平 (bình) meaning "level".
Thaidene Nëné (Other) Chipewyan
National park in Northwest Territories, Canada. From the Dene language, meaning "land of our ancestors".
Thaiföld (Country) Hungarian
From Hungarian thai meaning "Thai" and föld meaning "land, earth". This is the Hungarian name for Thailand.
Thai-koet (Country) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka romanization of Taiguo.
Thài-kok (Country) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Taiguo.
Thái Lan (Country) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 泰 (thái) referring to the Thai people and 蘭 (lan), a phonetic transcription of English -land. This is the Vietnamese name for Thailand.
Thaimaa (Country) Finnish
From Finnish thai meaning "Thai" and maa meaning "land, country", used as the Finnish name for Thailand.
Thái Nguyên (Political Subdivision) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 太 (thái) meaning "extreme" and 原 (nguyên) meaning "meadow".
Thaipe (Settlement) Thai
Thai form of Taipei.
Thajsko (Country) Czech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of Thailand.
Thaka (Settlement) Thai
Thai form of Dhaka.
Thames (River) English
The name of the river in southern England on which London is situated. This is a Brythonic river-name, explained as a derivative of Common Brythonic *temēlos, 'darkness' (compare Old Welsh timuil, 'darkness').
Thâm Quyến (Settlement) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Shenzhen.
Thanh Hóa (Political Subdivision) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 清 (thanh) meaning "clear" and 化 (hóa) meaning "to transform".
Thannhausen (Settlement) German
Town in Germany.
Thừa Thiên-Huế (Political Subdivision) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 承 (thừa) meaning "support" and 天 (thiên) meaning "day" and 化 (huế) meaning "to transform".
Thebes (Settlement) English, Ancient Greek (Anglicized)
Perhaps ultimately from Semitic teba "chest, box". This is the name of a city in Boeotia, Greece, which played an important role in many Greek myths (as the site of the stories of Cadmus, Oedipus, Dionysus, Heracles and others).
Theems (River) Dutch
Dutch form of Thames.
The Hague (Settlement) English
Originally named des Graven Hage, literally meaning "the count's wood" in medieval Dutch. This is the administrative and royal capital city of the Netherlands and the capital city of the South Holland province.
Thesprotie (Political Subdivision & Region) French
French form of Thesprotia.
Thesprotien (Political Subdivision & Region) German
German form of Thesprotia.
Thessalië (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Thessalia (see Thessaly).
Thessalonika (Settlement) English
Greek city
Thessaloniki (Settlement) English, Greek
The city's name derives from the Greek words Θεσσαλός (Thessalós) referring to the region of Thessaly and νῑ́κη (nī́kē) "victory, success"; literally translating to "Thessalian victory"... [more]
Thetford (Settlement) English
From the Old English þeodo "people" and "ford". The name of a town in Norfolk.
Thimbú (Settlement) Czech
Czech form of Thimphu.
Thimphou (Settlement) French
French form of Thimphu.
Thimphu (Settlement) Bhutanese, Tibetan, English
From Bhutanese ཐིམ་ (thim) meaning "to sink" and ཕུ་ (phu) meaning "high ground, foothill, upland" or "to fly". This is the name of the capital city of Bhutan.
Thingvellir (Other) Icelandic
The ancient site of the Icelandic government, now a national park. From the Scandinavian 'Þingvöllr', meaning "the meeting place of the assembly".
Thingwall (Settlement) English
A town in England. From the Scandinavian 'Þingvöllr', meaning "the meeting place of the assembly".
Thiou (Political Subdivision) French
Thirilinka (Country & Island) Burmese
Burmese form of Sri Lanka.
Thivet (Region) Greek
Greek form of Tibet.
Thổ Nhĩ Kỳ (Country) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 土耳其 (Thổ Nhĩ Kì), itself from Chinese 土耳其 (Tǔ'ěrqí). This is the Vietnamese name for Turkey.
Thòi-pet (Settlement) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka romanization of Taibei.
Þórshöfn (Settlement) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Tórshavn.
Thracië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Thrace via its Latin form Thracia.
Thule (Island) Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of Greek Θούλη (Thoule), the name of an island north of Britain which was discovered by the 4th-century BC geographer Pytheas, who arrived at it after a voyage of six days from the Orkney Islands... [more]
Thú-ngí-khì (Country) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka form of Turkey.
Thượng Hải (Settlement) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Shanghai.
Thursa (Settlement) Scots
Scots form of Thurso.
Thurso (Settlement) English
Town in Scotland. Meaning "Thor's river".
Thụy Điển (Country) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 瑞典 (Thụy Điển), possibly from Min Nan 瑞典 (Sūi-tián). This is the Vietnamese name for Sweden.
Thụy Sĩ (Country) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 瑞士 (Thụy Sĩ), possibly from Min Nan 瑞士 (Sūi-sū), itself from French Suisse. This is the Vietnamese name for Switzerland.
Thyrea (Settlement) Ancient Greek
Thyrea was a town of Cynuria, and was fought over between ancient Argolis and ancient Laconia. According to Pausanias, Thyrea was named after a mythological figure: Thyraeos, the son of Lycaon.
Þýskaland (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic cognate of Deutschland.
Tiamana (Country) Maori
Maori form of Germania (see Germany).
Tianjin (Settlement) Chinese
From Chinese 天 (tiān) meaning "sky, heaven" and 津 (jīn) meaning "ferry, ford". This is the name of a city in China.
Tiannaxi (Political Subdivision) Chinese
Chinese form of Tennessee.
Tibás (Political Subdivision) Spanish (Latin American)
Canton of Costa Rica.... [more]
Tiberias (Body of Water) Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
A lake in Palestine.Also a sea in Biblical.
Tíbet (Region) Spanish
Spanish form of Tibet.
Tibet (Country) English
A kingdom established in the 7th century, Tibet was invaded by China in 1950 and has since been known as the Xizang Autonomous Region of China.
Tibeta (Region) Latvian
Latvian form of Tibet.
Tibetas (Region) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Tibet.
Tibete (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Tibet.
Tibeti (Region) Georgian
Georgian form of Tibet.
Tiblisi (Settlement) Chechen
Chechen form of Tbilisi.
Tīekia (Country) Maori
Maori form of Czechia.
Tiền Giang (Political Subdivision) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 前 (tiền) meaning "forward" and 江 (giang) meaning "river".
Tiflis (Settlement) Crimean Tatar, English (Archaic), German, Spanish, Turkish, Turkmen
Crimean Tatar, German, Spanish, Turkish, and Turkmen form of Tbilisi as well as a historical English name for the city.
Tihiran (Settlement) Burmese
Burmese form of Tehran.
Tiibet (Region) Estonian, Finnish
Estonian and Finnish form of Tibet.
Timberwolf (Mountain) English
A mountain in Washington State in the United States of America.... [more]
Timboektoe (Settlement) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Timbuktu.
Timbu (Settlement) Macedonian, Serbian, Spanish
Macedonian, Serbian, and Spanish form of Thimphu.
Timbuctù (Settlement) Italian
Italian form of Timbuktu.
Timfu (Settlement) Arabic, Pashto, Persian
Arabic, Pashto, and Persian form of Thimphu.
Timor Leste (Country) Portuguese, English
Portuguese form of East Timor as well as an English variant (often spelled Timor-Leste).
Timperley (Settlement) English
Timperley is a suburban village in Altrincham in the borough of Trafford, Greater Manchester, England.... [more]
Timpouktou (Settlement) Greek
Greek form of Timbuktu.
Timpu (Settlement) Georgian, Tamil, Uyghur
Georgian, Tamil, and Uyghur form of Thimphu.
Tingi (Other) Berber
Means “Marsh” in the Standard Moroccan Amazight language.
Tingvoll (Region) Norwegian
A municipality in Norway. From the Scandinavian 'Þingvöllr', meaning "the meeting place of the assembly".
Tingwall (Other) English
The name of various places in Britain, including a parish, town, and airport. From the Scandinavian 'Þingvöllr', meaning "the meeting place of the assembly".
Tintagel (Settlement) English, Cornish
Tiobraid Árann (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Irish
Irish form of Tipperary.
Tíomór Thoir (Country) Irish
Irish form of East Timor
Tiong-kok (Country) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Zhongguo.
Tiongkok (Country) Indonesian
Indonesian form of Zhongguo through the Hokkien form Tiong-kok.
Tiorangi (Country) Maori
Maori form of Iceland
Tipperary (Political Subdivision & Settlement) Irish
Town and county in Ireland. From Tiobraid Árann, meaning "well of the Arra". The Arra is a river that flows through it.
Tiptree (Settlement) English
Tiptree is a village in the East of England. Tiptree comes from Tipper's Tree.
Tirconnell (Political Subdivision) Irish
Variant of Tyrconnell.
Tiree (Island) Scottish
From the name of the island off the west coast of Scotland. The name in Gaelic is Tiriodh, or Tir Iodh, meaning 'land of corn'.
Tír Eoghain (Political Subdivision) Irish
Irish form of Tyrone.
Tirintha (Settlement) Ancient Greek
Ancient Greek name of Tyrins.
Tirkiye (Country) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Turkey.
Tirol (Political Subdivision) German
German form of Tyrol.
Tirolo (Political Subdivision) Italian
Italian form of Tyrol.
Tisza (River) Hungarian
Name of one of the main European rivers that starts in Ukraine and passes through Hungary.
Tiwa (Political Subdivision) Afrikaans
Modern Afrikaans form of Tuva.
Tiwnisia (Country) Welsh
Welsh form of Tunisia
Tjeckoslovakien (Country) Swedish
Combination of Tjeckien and Slovakien, thus making it the Swedish form of Czechoslovakia.
Tjerkessien (Country & Region) Swedish
Swedish form of Circassia.
Tjetjenien (Political Subdivision) Danish, Swedish
Danish and Swedish form of Chechnya.
Tjoemen (Settlement) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Tyumen.
Tobago (Island) English
The name of the Island in Trinidad and Tobago. Tobago is the smaller of the 2 Caribbean islands comprising the nation of Trinidad and Tobago. It’s known for its wide, sandy beaches and biodiverse tropical rainforest... [more]
Tocantins (Political Subdivision & River) Portuguese (Brazilian)
Union of Tupi words tukana ("toucan") e tim ("beak"), thus "toucan's beak". This is the name of a river and a state of Brazil.