Country Submitted Place Names

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Nowŏ Zelandyjŏ (Country) Silesian
Silesian calque of New Zealand.
Nozveih (Country) Zhuang
Zhuang form of Norway.
Nueva Zelanda (Country) Spanish, Aragonese, Asturian
Spanish, Aragonese and Asturian calque of New Zealand.
Nūkilani (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of New Zealand.
Nuortariika (Country) Sami
Northern Sami form of Austria.
Nuova Zelanda (Country) Italian
Italian form of New Zealand.
Nuowei (Country) Chinese
Chinese form of Norway.
Nurwègen (Country) Javanese
Javanese form of Norway.
Nuʻu Sila (Country) Tongan
Tongan form of New Zealand.
Nuvel Zelang (Country) Khmer
Khmer form of Nouvelle-zélande, used as the Khmer name for New Zealand.
Nuwaenselang (Country) Lao
Lao form of Nouvelle-zélande, used as the Lao name for New Zealand.
Nya Zeeland (Country & Island) Swedish
Swedish form of New Zealand.
Nyderlandai (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of The Netherlands.
Nyeiqswq (Country) Zhuang
Zhuang form of Ruishi.
Nyi Hong (Country) Tibetan
Tibetan form of Nihon.
Nyipun (Country) Lao
Lao form of Japan via Hokkien 日本 (Ji̍t-pún).
Nýja-sjáland (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic calque of New Zealand.
Nyujillaendeu (Country) Korean
Korean form of New Zealand.
Nyujilyand (Country) Nepali
Nepali form of New Zealand.
Nyū Jīrando (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of New Zealand.
Nyuzi Laind (Country) Urdu
Urdu form of New Zealand.
Nyuzilaind (Country) Hindi
Hindi form of New Zealand.
Nyuzilandi (Country) Swahili
Swahili form of New Zealand.
Oa̍t-lâm (Country) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien form of Vietnam.
Obala Bjelokosti (Country) Croatian
Croatian form of Ivory Coast.
Obala Slonovače (Country) Bosnian, Serbian
Bosnian and Serbian form of Ivory Coast.
Oganda (Country) Malagasy, Occitan
Malagasy and Occitan form of Uganda.
Ŏ̤-hô-gâng (Country) Chinese (Min Dong)
Min Dong form of Afghanistan.
Oi Kap (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Egypt.
Oi Saa Nei Aa (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Estonia.
Okortura (Country) Laz
Laz cognate of Sakartvelo, used as the Laz name for Georgia.
Okraina (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of Ukraine.
Okrayn (Country) Pashto, Persian
Pashto and Persian form of Ukraine.
Olaszország (Country) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Italy
Olhudookara (Country & Island) Dhivehi
From Dhivehi އޮޅުދޫ (olhudoo) referring to the island of Sri Lanka combined with ކަރަ (kara) meaning "landmass, country". This is the Dhivehi name of Sri Lanka.
Ollandia (Country & Political Subdivision) Greek
Greek form of Holland 1. It is usually used to refer to the whole country of the Netherlands, even though that is technically incorrect... [more]
Olmon (Country) Tajik
Tajik form of Alman.
Omą́ą́ (Country) Navajo
Navajo form of Oman
Óman (Country) Icelandic, Irish
Icelandic and Irish form of Oman
Ô-man (Country) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Oman.
ʻOmana (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Oman.
Omàna (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of Oman.
Omanaya (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Oman.
Omano (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Oman.
Omman (Country) Persian
Persian form of Oman.
Ömnöd Afrik (Country) Mongolian
Mongolian calque of South Africa.
On Dou Ji (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Andorra.
Ondoura (Country) Greek
Greek form of Honduras.
Onduraseu (Country) Korean
Korean form of Honduras.
On Go Laai (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Angola.
Ongria (Country) Occitan
Occitan form of Hungary.
Ontustik Afrika (Country) Kazakh
Kazakh calque of South Africa.
Ooganstan (Country) Kyrgyz
Kyrgyz form of Afghanistan.
Óóswiya (Country) Navajo
Navajo form of Austria
Oranda (Country) Japanese
From Portuguese Holanda, used as the Japanese name for the Netherlands.
Ordon (Country & River) Persian
Persian form of Jordan.
Oros (Country) Mongolian
Mongolian form of Russia.
Orugueh (Country) Persian
Persian form of Uruguay.
O Salvador (Country) Galician
Galician form of El Salvador
Oseuteureillia (Country) Korean
Korean form of Australia.
Oseuteuria (Country) Korean
Korean form of Austria.
Osiyo (Country) Tajik, Uzbek
Tajik and Uzbek form of Asia.
Ossetia (Country, Political Subdivision & Region) English
From Russian Осетия (Osetiya), from Georgian ოსეთი (oseti) derived from ოსი (osi) meaning "Ossetian". The name comes from As, the self-designation of the historic Alan people... [more]
Ostair (Country) Irish, Scottish Gaelic
Irish and Scottish Gaelic form of Austria
Ostaruliyaa (Country & Region) Dhivehi
Dhivehi form of Australia.
Ostenrik (Country) Javanese
Javanese form of Austria via the Dutch form Oostenrijk.
Ostraleye (Country) Walloon
Walloon form of Australia.
Ostrali (Country & Region) Balinese, Javanese, Cornish
Balinese, Javanese and Cornish form of Australia.
Ostralya (Region & Country) Hebrew
Hebrew form of Australia.
Ostrelia (Country) Thai
Thai form of Australia.
Ostreliya (Region & Country) Bengali, Hindi
Bengali and Hindi form of Australia.
Ostreliyawa (Region & Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Australia.
Ostria (Country) Dhivehi, Thai
Dhivehi and Thai form of Austria.
Ostriya (Country) Bengali, Hindi
Bengali and Hindi form of Austria.
Ostriya (Country) Bengali, Hebrew, Hindi
Bengali, Hebrew and Hindi form of Austria.
Ostriyawa (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Austria.
Östtimor (Country) Swedish
Swedish form of East Timor.
Ōsutoraria (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Australia.
Otriche (Country) Walloon
Walloon form of Austria.
Otrish (Country) Persian
Persian form of French Autriche (see Austria).
Otrit (Country) Lao
Lao form of Austria via the French form Autriche.
Otsatrali (Country) Lao
Lao form of Australia.
Oualia (Country) Greek
Greek form of Wales.
Oucrinne (Country) Walloon
Walloon form of Ukraine.
Ou Dei Lei (Country) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese form of Austria.
Ougkanta (Country) Greek
Greek form of Uganda.
Oungaria (Country) Greek
Greek form of Hungary.
Ourougouai (Country) Greek
Greek form of Uruguay.
Ourougway (Country) Walloon
Walloon form of Uruguay.
Oustrali (Region & Country) Khmer
Khmer form of Australia.
Outrih (Country) Khmer
Khmer form of Austria via the French form Autriche.
Ouzbekistan (Country) Walloon
Walloon form of Uzbekistan.
Ouzmpekistan (Country) Greek
Greek form of Uzbekistan.
Ovhan (Country) Chechen
Chechen form of Afghanistan.
Owğan (Country) Chechen
Chechen form of Afghanistan.
Owganystan (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Afghanistan.
Ô-xtrây-li-a (Region & Country) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Australia.
Oystralye (Country) Yiddish
Yiddish form of Australia.
Ozarbayjon (Country) Uzbek
Uzbek form of Azerbaijan.
Ozarboyjon (Country) Tajik
Tajik form of Azerbaijan.
Özbəkistan (Country) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Uzbekistan.
Özbegistan (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Uzbekistan.
Özbëkistan (Country) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Uzbekistan.
Özbekistan (Country) Crimean Tatar, Gagauz, Turkish
Crimean Tatar, Gagauz, and Turkish form of Uzbekistan.
Pacistan (Country) Welsh
Pacistan (Country) Welsh
Welsh form of Pakistan.
Paghestin (Country & Region) Armenian
Armenian form of Palestine.
Pāhama (Country) Maori
Maori form of Bahamas.
Paisi Vasci (Country) Sicilian
Sicilian cognate of Pays-Bas, used as the Sicilian name for the Netherlands
Països Baixos (Country) Catalan
Catalan cognate of Pays-Bas. This is the Catalan name for the Netherlands
Pākaratēhi (Country) Maori
Maori form of Bangladesh.
Pa-ki-sa-than (Country) Tibetan
Tibetan form of Pakistan.
Pakisathan (Country) Thai
Thai form of Pakistan.
Pakiseutan (Country) Korean
Korean form of Pakistan.
Pakistaan (Country) Yakut
Yakut form of Pakistan.
Päkistan (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Pakistan.
Pakistāna (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Pakistan.
Pakistanas (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Pakistan.
Pakistani (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Pakistan.
Pakistano (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Pakistan.
Pakisthan (Country) Khmer
Khmer form of Pakistan.
Pakisthanaya (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Pakistan.
Pakisutan (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Pakistan.
Pakisztán (Country) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Pakistan.
Pakitana (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Pakistan.
Pakitāne (Country) Maori
Maori form of Pakistan.
Pakitsatan (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Pakistan.
Pakitsathan (Country) Lao
Lao form of Pakistan.
Pa-ki-xtan (Country) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Pakistan.
Pakystan (Country) Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of Pakistan.
Palæstina (Country & Region) Danish
Danish form of Palestine.
Palaistini (Country & Region) Greek
Modern Greek form of Palestine.
Palani (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of France.
Palao (Country) Chinese, Thai
Chinese and Thai form of Palau.
Palaos (Country) French, Spanish
French and Spanish form of Palau.
Palaou (Country) Greek
Greek form of Palau.
Palastinaya (Region & Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Palestine.
Palau (Country) English
Palau is an archipelago in Oceania. The flag is a yellow circle in the middle of a blue background, and the country is locally known as Belau.
Palau (Country) English, Afrikaans, Albanian, Armenian, Belarusian, Bengali, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Georgian, German, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Malay, Maltese, Mongolian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Swedish, Tagalog, Turkish, Turkmen, Ukrainian, Urdu, Uzbek
From Palauan Belau either derived from aidebelau meaning "indirect replies" (referring to an island creation myth) or beluu meaning "village". This is the name of a country in Oceania.
Palaung (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Palau.
Palawou (Country) Walloon
Walloon form of Palau.
Palestai (Country) Thai
Thai form of Palestine.
Palestiina (Country & Region) Finnish
Finnish form of Palestine.
Palestiina (Country & Region) Estonian, Finnish
Estonian and Finnish form of Palestine.
Palestin (Country & Region) Malay
Malay form of Palestine.
Palestin (Country & Region) Khmer, Malay
Khmer and Malay form of Palestine.
Palestin (Country & Region) Khmer, Malay, Mongolian
Khmer, Malay and Mongolian form of Palestine.
Palestína (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Palestine
Palestīna (Country & Region) Latvian
Latvian form of Palestine.
Palestine (Country & Region) English, Biblical, French
From Hebrew Pelesheth, which probably means "land of the Philistines". This is the name of a historical/geographic region in Western Asia. It is also the name of a sovereign state in Western Asia (officially the State of Palestine).
Palestine (Region & Country) English, French
From Ancient Greek (via Latin) Παλαιστίνη (Palaistine), itself most likely derived from Hebrew פלשת (peleshet) meaning "Philistia, land of the Philistines". This is the name of a region and country in western Asia.
Palestsina (Country & Region) Belarusian
Belarusian form of Palestine.
Palestyna (Country & Region) Polish, Ukrainian
Polish and Ukrainian form of Palestine.
Paletsataing (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Palestine.
Paletsatin (Country & Region) Lao
Lao form of Palestine.
Pa-lét-xtin (Country & Region) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Palestine.
Pa-le-xtin (Country & Region) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Palestine.
Pallau (Country) Korean
Korean form of Palau.
Palleseutain (Country) Korean
Korean form of Palestine.
Palombia (Country) Popular Culture
Palombia (or the Palombian Republic) is a fictional country where some of the adventures of Spirou and Fantasio and the marsupilami take place... [more]
Palou (Country) Khmer
Khmer form of Palau.
Panamā (Country) Maori
Maori form of Panama.
Panamæ (Country) Ossetian
Ossetian form of Panama.
Panamawa (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Panama.
Pāniora (Country) Maori
Maori form of Spain.
Paniora (Country) Tahitian
Borrowed from Spanish español meaning "Spanish" or from the name España, used as the Tahitian name for Spain.
Pantai Gading (Country) Indonesian
From Indonesian pantai meaning "beach, coast" and gading meaning "ivory". This is the Indonesian name for Ivory Coast.
Pāpatohe (Island & Country) Maori
Maori form of Barbados.
Papoea-Nieu-Guinee (Country) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Papua New Guinea.
Papoua Nea Gouinea (Country) Greek
Greek form of Papua New Guinea.
Papua-Jaungvineja (Country) Latvian
Latvian form of Papua New Guinea.
Papuanayugini (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Papua New Guinea.
Papuaniokini (Country) Thai
Thai form of Papua New Guinea.
Papua-nowa Gwinea (Country) Polish
Polish form of Papua New Guinea.
Papua Nya Guinea (Country) Swedish
Swedish form of Papua New Guinea.
Papuwa Nawaginiya (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Papua New Guinea.
Paquistán (Country) Asturian, Galician
Asturian and Galician form of Pakistan.
Paquistan (Country) Occitan
Occitan form of Pakistan
Pa-ra-goay (Country) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Paraguay.
Paragouai (Country) Greek
Greek form of Paraguay.
Paraguái (Country) Asturian
Asturian form of Paraguay.
Paraguai (Country) Catalan, Japanese, Portuguese
Catalan, Japanese and Portuguese form of Paraguay.
Paraguwe (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Paraguay.
Paragvæ (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Paraguay.
Paragvai (Country) Georgian
Georgian form of Paraguay.
Paragwai (Country) Korean, Swahili
Korean form of Paraguay as well as a Swahili variant.
Paragwaj (Country) Maltese, Polish
Maltese and Polish form of Paraguay.
Paragway (Country) Uyghur, Walloon
Uyghur and Walloon form of Paraguay.
Paragwaý (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Paraguay.
Parakai (Country) Maori
Maori form of Paraguay.
Parakwai (Country) Thai
Thai form of Paraguay.
Parakwai (Country) Lao, Thai
Lao and Thai form of Paraguay.
Parancih (Country) Minangkabau
Minangkabau form of France.
Parancis (Country) Banjar
Banjar form of France.
Parao (Country) Japanese
Japanese form of Palau.
Paraqvay (Country) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Paraguay.
Pāreina (Country) Maori
Maori form of Bahrain.
Paresuchina (Country & Region) Japanese
Japanese form of Palestine.
Parihitini (Country) Maori
Maori form of Palestine.
Parskastan (Country) Armenian
From Armenian պարսիկ (parsik) meaning "Persian" combined with the Persian suffix ستان (stan) meaning "land of". This is the Armenian name of Persia, colloquially used to refer to modern-day Iran as well.
Partuhaliya (Country) Belarusian
Belarusian form of Portugal.
Pawtugi (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Portugal.
Pehiamu (Country) Maori
Maori form of Belgium.
Pelekiuma (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Belgium.
Péléstain (Country) Navajo
Navajo form of Palestine
Pelestin (Country & Region) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Palestine.
Pēma (Country) Maori
Maori form of Burma.
Perancis (Country) Malay
Malay form of France.
Pērara (Country) Maori
Maori form of Belarus.
Pērihi (Country) Maori
Maori form of Belize.
Perou (Country) Greek
Greek form of Peru.
Persja (Country) Polish
Polish form of Persia.
Péru (Country) Balinese, Sundanese
Balinese and Sundanese form of Peru.
Perû (Country) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Peru.
Perũ (Country) Guarani
Guarani form of Peru.
Perū (Country) Japanese, Maori
Japanese and Maori form of Peru.
Peruo (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Peru.
Peruu (Country) Estonian
Estonian form of Peru.
Peurancih (Country) Acehnese
Acehnese form of France.
Peurangseu (Country) Korean
Korean form of France.
Phama (Country) Lao, Thai
Lao and Thai form of Burma.
Phần Lan (Country) Vietnamese
From a non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese 芬蘭 (Fēnlán), perhaps altered based on Vietnamese phân meaning "feces" or phần meaning "part, portion". This is the Vietnamese name for Finland.
Pháp (Country) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 法 (Pháp), from a contraction of Chinese 法國 (Fǎguó). This is the Vietnamese name for France.
Phiji (Country) Bengali
Bengali form of Fiji.
Phi-líp-pin (Country) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Philippines.
Philistin (Country & Region) Bengali
Bengali form of Palestine.
Phù Nam (Country) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Funan.
Phutan (Country) Thai
Thai form of Bhutan.
Phuthan (Country) Lao, Thai
Lao form of Bhutan as well as an alternate transcription of Thai ภูฏาน (see Phutan).
Pierorūtia (Country) Tahitian
Tahitian form of Belarus.
Pietų Sudanas (Country) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of South Sudan.
Piji (Country) Marshallese, Korean
Marshallese and Korean form of Fiji.
Pilimpinas (Country) Filipino, Maranao
Maranao form of Philippines.
Pilipina (Country) Banjar
Banjarese form of Philippines.
Pilipina (Country) Banjar, Gorontalo, Sundanese
Banjar, Gorontalo and Sundanese form of Philippines.
Pilipinaya (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Philippines.
Pilipinebi (Country) Georgian
Georgian form of Philippines.
Pillandeu (Country) Korean
Korean form of Finland.
Pillipin (Country) Korean
Korean form of Philippines.
Pindoráma (Country) Guarani
From Tupi-Guarani pindó-rama meaning "land of palm trees", from pindo meaning "palm tree" and ráma meaning "land, section". This is the Guarani name of Brazil.
Pindorama (Country) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Pindoráma, used to refer to historical Brazil or as a poetic term for the country.
Pineti (Country) Georgian
Georgian form of Finland.
Pinglandia (Country) Banjar
Banjar form of Finland.
Pinilana (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Finland.
Pinlandiya (Country) Tagalog
Tagalog form of Finland.
Piripīni (Country) Maori
Maori form of Philippines.
Piru (Country) Burmese
Burmese form of Peru.
Pivdenna Afryka (Country) Ukrainian
Ukrainian calque of South Africa.
Poesia (Country) Thai
Thai form of Persia.
Pokiston (Country) Tajik, Uzbek
Tajik and Uzbek form of Pakistan.
Poktuikan (Country) Lao
Lao form of Portugal.
Polaen (Country) Thai
Thai form of Poland.
Pòlainn (Country) Scottish Gaelic
Scottish Gaelic form of Poland
Polainn (Country) Irish
Irish form of Poland
Polandia (Country) Indonesian
Indonesian form of Poland.
Pōlani (Country) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Poland.
Polantaya (Country) Sinhalese
Sinhala form of Poland.
Pole (Country) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Poland.
Pólland (Country) Faroese, Icelandic
Faroese and Icelandic form of Poland.
Pollandeu (Country) Korean
Korean form of Poland.
Poloi (Country) Lao
Lao form of Poland via the French form Pologne.
Poloneti (Country) Georgian
Georgian form of Poland.
Polonha (Country) Occitan
Occitan form of Poland
Połonia (Country) Venetian
Venetian form of Poland
Polònia (Country) Catalan
Catalan form of Poland
Polonja (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of Poland.
Polonya (Country) Cebuano, Tagalog, Turkish
Cebuano, Tagalog and Turkish form of Poland.
Polşa (Country) Azerbaijani, Gagauz, Turkmen
Azerbaijani, Gagauz, and Turkmen form of Poland.
Polsh (Country) Mongolian
Mongolian form of Poland.
Pòlskô (Country) Kashubian
Kashubian form of Poland.
Pōrana (Country) Maori
Maori form of Poland.
Poreutugal (Country) Korean
Korean form of Portugal.
Poriwana (Country) Maori
Maori form of Botswana.
Poronai (Country) Maori
Maori form of Brunei.
Portaingéil (Country) Irish
Irish form of Portugal
Portegal (Country) Javanese, West Frisian
Javanese and West Frisian form of Portugal.
Portogalia (Country) Greek
Greek form of Portugal.
Portogallia (Country) Aromanian
Aromanian form of Portugal
Pôrtogaly (Country) Malagasy
Malagasy form of Portugal.
Portúgal (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Portugal.
Portúgali (Country) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Portugal
Portugali (Country) Chechen, Chuvash, Mongolian, Ossetian
Chechen, Chuvash, Mongolian, and Ossetian form of Portugal.
Portugália (Country) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Portugal.
Portugalijo (Country) Silesian
Silesian form of Portugal.
Pòrtugaliô (Country) Kashubian
Kashubian form of Portugal.
Portugalio (Country) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Portugal.
Portugaliýa (Country) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Portugal.
Portugaliye (Country) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Portugal.
Portugall (Country) Maltese
Maltese form of Portugal.
Portugallu (Country) Sicilian
Sicilian form of Portugal
Portugallu (Country) Corsican, Sardinian, Sicilian
Corsican, Sardinian and Sicilian form of Portugal.
Portugalsko (Country) Czech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of Portugal.