Country Submitted Place Names

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Ûzbêkistan (Country) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Uzbekistan.
Użbekistan (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of Uzbekistan.
Uzbèkistan (Country) Acehnese
Acehnese form of Uzbekistan.
Uzbekistán (Country) Czech, Spanish
Czech and Spanish form of Uzbekistan.
Uzbekistāna (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Uzbekistan.
Uzbekistanas (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Uzbekistan. This is an alternative name for the country; the standard name in Lithuania is Uzbekija.
Uzbekistani (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Uzbekistan.
Uzbequistán (Country) Asturian
Asturian form of Uzbekistan.
Uzbequistão (Country) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Uzbekistan.
Vācija (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Germany.
Valgevene (Country) Estonian
Means "White Russia" in Estonian. This is a calque of Belarus
Valko-venäjä (Country) Finnish
Means "White Russia" in Finnish. This is a Finnish calque of Belarus
Vanouatou (Country) Greek
Greek form of Vanuatu.
Vanûatû (Country) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Vanuatu.
Vanuatu (Country) English
An island country in Oceania.
Vaticaanstad (Country) Dutch
Dutch form of Vatican City.
Vatican City (Country) English
Vatican City (/ˈvætɪkən/), officially the Vatican City State (Italian: Stato della Città del Vaticano; Latin: Status Civitatis Vaticanae), is the Holy See's independent city state, an enclave within Rome, Italy... [more]
Vatikaani (Country) Finnish
Finnish form of Vatican City
Vatikaanstad (Country) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Vatican City.
Vatîkan (Country) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Vatican.
Vatikán (Country) Czech, Hungarian
Czech and Hungarian form of Vatican City
Vatikan (Country) Azerbaijani, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Estonian, Indonesian, Macedonian, Malay, Russian, Serbian, Slovene, Turkish
Form of Vatican, which is one of the names commonly used to refer to Vatican City.
Vatikanas (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Vatican, which is one of the names commonly used to refer to Vatican City.
Vatikano (Country) Greek
Greek form of Vatican, which is one of the names commonly used to refer to Vatican City.
Vatikāns (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Vatican, which is one of the names commonly used to refer to Vatican City.
Vatikanstad (Country) Luxembourgish
Luxembourgish form of Vatican City
Vatikanstadt (Country) German
German form of Vatican City.
Vatikanstaten (Country) Danish, Norwegian, Swedish
Danish, Norwegian and Swedish form of Vatican City. Their name for the country literally means "The Vatican State".
Vatykan (Country) Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of Vatican, which is one of the names commonly used to refer to Vatican City.
Velgio (Country) Greek
Greek form of Belgium.
Velsa (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Wales.
Velsas (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Wales.
Veneçuela (Country) Catalan
Catalan form of Venezuela.
Venecuēla (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Venezuela.
Venesuelæ (Country) Ossetian
Ossetian form of Venezuela.
Vengrija (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Hungary.
Venhryia (Country) Belarusian
Belarusian form of Hungary.
Verenigde Koninkryk (Country) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of United Kingdom
Verenigd Koninkrijk (Country) Dutch
Dutch form of United Kingdom. It is literally a direct translation of the country's name, since it consists of the Dutch adjective verenigd meaning "united" combined with the Dutch noun koninkrijk meaning "kingdom".
Víetnam (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Vietnam
Viétnam (Country) Sundanese
Sundanese form of Vietnam.
Viètnam‎ (Country) Acehnese, Javanese
Acehnese and Javanese form of Vietnam.
Viëtnam (Country) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Vietnam.
Vietnám (Country) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Vietnam
Vietnamas (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Vietnam.
Vietnami (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Vietnam.
Vietnamy (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of Vietnam.
Virmania (Country) Greek
Greek form of Birmania.
Virunga (Region, Settlement, Mountain, Country & Political Subdivision) French, French (African), French (Belgian), French (Swiss), French (Quebec), French (Acadian)
Virunga is a French variant of Ibirunga which means “Volcano” in Kinyarwanda. Wirunga is amongst its other variants.
Vítneam (Country) Irish
Irish form of Vietnam
Viyatnam (Country) Hindi, Persian, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu
Hindi, Persian, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu form of Vietnam.
Vjetnam (Country) Faroese, Maltese
Faroese and Maltese form of Vietnam.
Vjetnama (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Vietnam.
Vjetnamio (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Vietnam.
Vokietija (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Germany.
Volivia (Country) Greek
Greek form of Bolivia.
Voulgaria (Country) Greek
Greek form of Bulgaria.
Vrastan (Country) Armenian
Armenian form of Georgia 1 (the country).
Vrazilia (Country) Greek
Greek form of Brazil.
Vurgaria (Country) Aromanian
Aromanian form of Bulgaria
Wai Noi Seoi Laai (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Venezuela.
Walanda (Country) Banjar, Javanese, Sundanese
Banjar, Javanese and Sundanese form of Holland 1, referring to the entire country of the Netherlands.
Wales (Country) English, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, German, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Malay, Norwegian, Slovak, Slovene, Swedish, Filipino, Tagalog
From Old English Wealas, the plural of wealh meaning "foreigner, Celt". This is the name of a country (part of the United Kingdom) in the western part of the island of Great Britain... [more]
Wallis (Country) Dutch (Archaic), German (Archaic), Afrikaans
Archaic Dutch and German form of Wales as well as the modern Afrikaans form of the name.
Wanu'atu (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Vanuatu.
Watikan (Country) Turkmen, Uyghur
Turkmen and Uyghur form of Vatican.
Watykan (Country) Polish
Polish form of Vatican, which is one of the names commonly used to refer to Vatican City.
Watykůn (Country) Silesian
Silesian form of Vatican.
Weidimala (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Guatemala.
Weineiruila (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Venezuela.
Wenekola (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Venezuela.
Wengriýa (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Hungary.
Wenlai (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Brunei. 文萊 or 文莱 (Wénlái) is the spelling more commonly used in mainland China while 汶萊 or 汶莱 (Wènlái) or (Wénlái) is the prominent spelling in Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Southeast Asia.
Whinirana (Country) Maori
Maori form of Finland.
Whitināmu (Country) Maori
Maori form of Vietnam.
Widen (Country) Nauruan
Nauruan form of Sweden
Wiekanama (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Vietnam.
Wietnam (Country) Polish
Polish form of Vietnam.
Wjetnam (Country) Silesian
Silesian form of Vietnam.
Wooméiniya (Country) Navajo
Navajo form of Romania
Wuganda (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Uganda.
Wu Hak Laan (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Ukraine.
Wukelan (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Ukraine.
Wu Laai Gwai (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Uruguay.
Wulagui (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Uruguay.
Wuzibiekesitan (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Uzbekistan.
Wu Zi Bit Hak (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Uzbekistan.
Wýetnam (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Vietnam.
Xapón (Country) Asturian, Galician
Asturian and Galician form of Japão (see Japan).
Xaymaca (Country & Island) Taíno
Taíno form of Jamaica.
Xeorxa (Country) Asturian
Asturian form of Georgia 1.
Xeorxia (Country & Political Subdivision) Galician
Galician form of Georgia 1 and Georgia 2
Xibanya (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Hispania (see Spain).
Xinjiapo (Country, Settlement & Island) Chinese
Chinese form of Singapore.
Xiongyali (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Hungary.
Xitoy (Country) Uzbek
Uzbek form of Cathay, used as the Uzbek name of China.
Xorvatïya (Country) Kazakh
Kazakh form of Croatia.
Xorvatiya (Country) Azerbaijani, Karakalpak, Uzbek
Azerbaijani, Karakalpak, and Uzbek form of Croatia.
Xuliya (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Syria.
Ý (Country) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 意 (Ý), itself from Chinese 意大利 (Yìdàlì). This is the Vietnamese name for Italy.
Yəmən (Country) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Yemen.
Yaman (Country) Arabic, Dhivehi, Hindi, Indonesian, Malay, Persian, Tajik, Urdu, Uzbek
Form of Yemen used in various languages. In Arabic, it is usually written with the definite article: اليمن (al-Yaman).
Yameiniya (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Armenia.
Yaponi (Country) Ingush
Ingush form of Japan.
Ýaponiýa (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Japan.
Yegipet (Country) Russian
Russian form of Egypt.
Yehypet (Country) Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of Egypt.
Ýemen (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Yemen.
Yemen (Country) Bulgarian, Chinese, Danish, English, Italian, Kazakh, Korean, Kyrgyz, Mongolian, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Thai, Turkish
From Arabic اليمن (al-Yaman), itself probably from يمين (yamin) meaning "right (hand), south". This is the name of a country in Western Asia.
Yemeni (Country) Greek
Greek form of Yemen.
Ye̍t-nàm (Country) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka form of Vietnam.
Yhdysvallat (Country) Finnish
Finnish form of United States. The name is a combination of Finnish yhdys- "united" and vallat "states".
Yibuti (Country) Spanish
Spanish form of Djibouti
Yilake (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Iraq.
Yilang (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Iran.
Yimin (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Yemen.
Yindunixiya (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Indonesia.
Yinggelan (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of England.
Yingguo (Country) Chinese
From Chinese 英 (Yīng), a shortened form of 英格蘭 (Yīnggélán) or 英吉利 (Yīngjílì), both names for England, and 国 (guó) meaning "country"... [more]
Yinni (Country) Chinese
Short form of Yindunixiya.
Yin-thu (Country) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka form of India.
Yipun (Country) Thai
Thai form of Japan via Hokkien 日本 (Ji̍t-pún).
Yiselie (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Israel.
Yî-set-lie̍t (Country) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka form of Israel.
Yogénda (Country) Navajo
Navajo form of Uganda
Yonan (Country) Arabic
Arabic form of Ellada or Greece.
Yóókwein (Country) Navajo
Navajo form of Ukraine
Yordania (Country) Indonesian
Indonesian form of Jordan (referring to the country).
Yorudan (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Jordan (the country).
Yougoslavie (Country) French
French form of Yugoslavia
Yrak (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Iraq.
Yr Almaen (Country) Welsh
Germany in welsh
Yr Eidal (Country) Welsh
Italy In Welsh
Ysland (Country & Island) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Iceland.
Ysraýyl (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Israel.
Yugoslavia (Country) English
From Serbo-Croatian Jugoslavija meaning "land of the South Slavs", derived from jug meaning "south" and slavija meaning "land of Slavs". This was the name of a European country that existed from 1918 to 1941 (as the Kingdom of Yugoslavia), from 1943 to 1945 (as the Democratic Federal Yugoslavia), from 1945 to 1992, and from 1992-2003 (as the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia).
Yukarein (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Ukraine.
Yunan (Country) Arabic, Dhivehi, Hindi, Pashto, Persian, Punjabi, Urdu
Form of Ionia used to refer to the country of Greece. The Arabic name is usually written with a definite article as اليونان (al-Yunan).
Yunani (Country) Indonesian, Malay
Indonesian and Malay form of Yunan.
Yunanistan (Country) Crimean Tatar, Gagauz, Turkish
From Yunan combined with the Persian suffix ستان (stân) meaning "land of". This is the Crimean Tatar, Gagauz, and Turkish name for Greece.
Zaan Bei Aa (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Zambia.
Zaira (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Zaire.
Zairas (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Zaire.
Za-ki-oan-hi-ash (Country) Mormon
A symbolic name used by Joseph Smith for Chaldea. According to his book, "Grammar and Alphabet of the Egyptian Language", za is a compound name for a symbol called beth, which is given the meaning of "a fruitful garden"... [more]
Zambië (Country) Dutch (Archaic), Afrikaans
Archaic Dutch form of Zambia as well as the modern Afrikaans form of the name.
Zambiýa (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Zambia.
Zampia (Country) Greek
Greek form of Zambia.
Zanbiya (Country) Burmese, Chinese
Burmese and Chinese form of Zambia.
Zari (Country) Arabic
means flower in Arabic or a thread or a city in Nigeria
Zelenortska Ostrva (Country) Bosnian, Serbian
Bosnian and Serbian form of Cape Verde.
Zelenortska Republika (Country) Croatian
Croatian form of Cape Verde.
Zelenortski Otoki (Country) Slovene
Slovene form of Cape Verde
Zeoi Lei Aa (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Syria.
Zeon Baa Bou Wai (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Zimbabwe.
Zhaponiya (Country) Kazakh
Kazakh form of Japan.
Zheltoycho (Country) Chechen
From Chechen желтой (zheltoy) meaning "Greek" and the suffix -чоь (-cho) meaning "place of". This is the Chechen name for Greece.
Zhili (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Chile.
Zhugteche (Country) Ingush
From Ingush жугтий (zhugtiy) referring to the Jewish people and Jewish faith combined with the suffix -че (-che) meaning "place of". This is the Ingush name for Israel.
Zhunguy (Country) Dungan
Dungan form of Zhongguo.
Zhybyn (Country) Dungan
Dungan form of Nippon.
Ziemeļkoreja (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of North Korea
Zi Lei (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Chile.
Zimbaboe (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of Zimbabwe.
Zimpampoue (Country) Greek
Greek form of Zimbabwe.
Zinbabwe (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Zimbabwe.
Zipre (Country) Basque
Basque form of Cyprus
Zuid-Afrika (Country) Dutch
Dutch form of South Africa.
Zuid-Korea (Country) Dutch
Dutch form of South Korea.
Zuid-Soedan (Country) Dutch
Dutch form of South Sudan.
Zung Gwok (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese romanization of Zhongguo.
Żvezja (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of Sweden.
Zviedrija (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Sweden.