Region Submitted Place Names

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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Aafrika (Region) Estonian
Estonian form of Africa.
Acádia (Country, Region & Settlement) Portuguese
Portuguese form of both Acadia and Akkad (mostly the ancient city, but sometimes also the Akkadian Empire).
Acadie (Region) French
French form of Acadia.
Acadië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Acadia.
Acarnânia (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Acarnania.
Acarnanie (Region) French
French form of Acarnania.
Achaea (Region) Greek
Achaea or Achaia is one of the regional units of Greece. It is part of the region of Western Greece and is situated in the northwestern part of the Peloponnese peninsula. The capital is Patras which is the third largest city in Greece.
A-chiu (Region) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Yazhou.
Â-chû (Region) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka romanization of Yazhou.
Ā-ciŭ (Region) Chinese (Min Dong)
Min Dong romanization of Yazhou.
Açores (Political Subdivision & Region) Portuguese, Catalan, French
Portuguese form of Azores, which has been adopted into Catalan and French.
Adyga Khaku (Country & Region) Circassian
From Circassian адыгэ (adyga), the name of the Adyghe people, combined with хэку (khaku) meaning "homeland, land". This is the Circassian name for Circassia.
Afirka (Region) Western African, Hausa
Hausa form of Africa.
Āfrika (Region) Latvian
Latvian form of Africa.
Afríka (Region) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Africa.
Afriki (Region) Greek
Modern Greek form of Africa.
Afrikka (Region) Finnish
Finnish form of Africa.
Afriko (Region) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Africa.
Afstralia (Country & Region) Greek
Greek form of Australia.
Āhia (Region) Maori
Maori form of Asia.
Ahparika (Region) Burmese
Burmese form of Africa.
Ajia (Region) Japanese
Japanese form of Asia.
Akaadia (Region) Estonian
Estonian form of Acadia.
Akádia (Region) Slovak
Slovak form of Acadia.
Akadia (Region) Greek, Polish
Greek and Polish form of Acadia.
Akádie (Region) Czech
Czech form of Acadia.
Akadien (Region) German, Swedish
German and Swedish form of Acadia.
Akadija (Region) Lithuanian, Serbian
Lithuanian and Serbian form of Acadia.
Akadiya (Region) Bulgarian, Russian
Bulgarian and Russian form of Acadia.
Akarnanien (Region) German, Swedish
German and Swedish form of Akarnania (see Acarnania).
Akarnanija (Region) Croatian, Lithuanian, Serbian, Slovene
Croatian, Lithuanian, Serbian and Slovenian form of Acarnania.
Akeldama (Region) Biblical, Ancient Aramaic
"Field of blood"
ʻĀkia (Region) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Asia.
Akkad (Country, Region & Other) Semitic
Not available.
Akwitanië (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Aquitaine.
Algoma (Region) Algonquin
Region in Ontario, Canada. Created name by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft. The 'al' is from "Algonquin", the the 'goma' is from the word 'gomee', meaning "water".
Allgäu (Region) German
Region in Germany.
Allgovia (Region) German
Alternate name for Allgäu.
Alsace (Political Subdivision & Region) French, English, English (American)
From Old High German Ali-saz or Elisaz, meaning "foreign domain". Alternatively, from Germanic Ell-sass, meaning "seated on the Ill", a river in Alsace.... [more]
Alsace-Champagne-Ardenne-Lorraine (Political Subdivision & Region) French
Combination of Alsace, Champagne-Ardenne, and Lorraine.... [more]
Alsácia (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Alsace (a region of France).
Alsacia (Region) Spanish
Spanish form of Alsace (a region of France).
Ameerika (Country & Region) Estonian
Estonian form of America.
Ameirika (Country & Region) Burmese
Burmese form of America.
ʻAmelika (Country & Region) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of America.
Amerik (Country & Region) Haitian Creole, Mongolian
Haitian Creole and Mongolian form of America.
Amerîka (Country & Region) Kurdish
Kurdish form of America.
Ameriki (Country & Region) Greek
Greek form of America.
Amerikka (Country & Region) Finnish
Finnish form of America.
Amurka (Country & Region) Hausa
Hausa form of America.
Anadol (Region) Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of Anatolia.
Anadolija (Region) Bosnian, Serbian
Bosnian and Serbian form of Anatolia.
Anadolu (Region) Azerbaijani, Turkish
Azerbaijani and Turkish form of Anatolia.
Anatólia (Region) Hungarian, Portuguese, Slovak
Hungarian, Portuguese and Slovak form of Anatolia.
Anatolie (Region) Czech, French
Czech and French form of Anatolia.
Anatolië (Region) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Anatolia.
Anatolien (Region) Danish, German, Luxembourgish, Swedish
Danish, German, Luxembourgish and Swedish form of Anatolia.
Anatoliya (Region) Russian, Ukrainian
Russian and Ukrainian form of Anatolia.
Anatoolia (Region) Estonian
Estonian form of Anatolia.
Andegavia (Region) Late Roman
Latin name for the former French county and province of Anjou.
ʻAneʻālika (Region) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Antarctica.
Ångermanland (Region) Swedish
Derived from Old Norse anger "deep fjord". Ångermanland is a historical province in Northern Sweden.
Antarctica (Region) English
Greek for "opposite of the North".
Antarktik (Region) Bosnian, Macedonian, Serbian
Bosnian, Macedonian and Serbian form of Antarctica.
Antarktiki (Region) Greek
Greek form of Antarctica.
Antatika (Region) Burmese
Burmese form of Antarctica.
Aodaliya (Country & Region) Chinese
Chinese form of Australia.
Aosaiti (Political Subdivision & Region) Chinese
Chinese form of Ossetia.
Aosetiya (Political Subdivision & Region) Taiwanese
Chinese form of Ossetia chiefly used in Taiwan.
ʻApelika (Region) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Africa.
Appalachia (Region) English
Appalachia is the name of a cultural region in the Eastern United States. The meaning of the name is unknown, but it is ultimately of Native American origin, as the region was named after a Native American tribe.
Aprika (Region) Georgian, Nauruan, Filipino, Cebuano, Ilocano, Maranao, Pampangan, Tagalog
Form of Africa used in various languages.
Apulië (Region) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Apulia.
Aquitaine (Region) French
French form of Aquitania. This is the name of a historical region of France located roughly between the Pyrenees, the Atlantic Ocean, and the Garonne... [more]
Aquitania (Region) Spanish
Aquitania was a region of Gaul inhabited by the Aquitani, a people living in Gallo-Roman times in what is now Aquitaine, France.
Aquitanië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Aquitaine.
Aquitanien (Region) Danish, German
Danish and German form of Aquitaine.
Araabia (Political Subdivision & Region) Estonian
Estonian form of Arabia.
Arabestan (Country & Region) Persian
From Persian عرب (arab) meaning "Arab" combined with the suffix -ستان (-stân) meaning "land of". This is the Persian name for both the Arabian Peninsula and Saudi Arabia (used as a shortened form of عربستان سعودی (Arabestân-e Sa'udi), the full Persian name for the country).
Arabeti (Political Subdivision & Region) Georgian
Georgian form of Arabia.
Arábia (Political Subdivision & Region) Hungarian, Portuguese, Slovak
Hungarian, Portuguese and Slovak form of Arabia.
Arabía (Political Subdivision & Region) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Arabia.
Arabia (Political Subdivision & Region) Ancient Greek, Ancient Roman, Basque, English, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Romanian, Spanish
Of Semitic origin, but the precise meaning is uncertain, as the root word has many possible meanings in the Semitic languages.... [more]
Arábie (Political Subdivision & Region) Czech
Czech form of Arabia.
Arabie (Political Subdivision & Region) French
French form of Arabia.
Arabië (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Arabia.
Arabien (Political Subdivision & Region) Danish, German, Luxembourgish, Swedish
Danish, German, Luxembourgish and Swedish form of Arabia.
Arābija (Political Subdivision & Region) Latvian
Latvian form of Arabia.
Arabija (Political Subdivision & Region) Bosnian, Croatian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Serbian, Slovene
Form of Arabia.
Ərəbistan (Region & Body of Water) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Arabestan, referring to both the Arabian Peninsula and the Arabian Sea.
Arabiya (Political Subdivision & Region) Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of Arabia.
Arachosie (Region) French
French form of Arachosia.
Arachosië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Arachosia.
Arachosien (Region) German
German form of Arachosia.
Arachosija (Region) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Arachosia.
Arachozja (Region) Polish
Polish form of Arachosia.
Aracósia (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Arachosia.
Aracosia (Region) Spanish
Spanish form of Arachosia.
Arahozija (Region) Croatian, Serbian, Slovene
Croatian, Serbian and Slovenian form of Arachosia.
Aravia (Political Subdivision & Region) Greek
Greek form of Arabia.
Araviya (Political Subdivision & Region) Russian, Ukrainian
Russian and Ukrainian form of Arabia.
Arcádia (Political Subdivision & Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Arcadia.
Arcadie (Political Subdivision & Region) French
French form of Arcadia.
Arcadië (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Arcadia.
Ardenne (Region & Other) French, French (Belgian)
From the forest known as Arduenna Silva in the Roman period; Arduenna probably derives from a Gaulish cognate of the Brythonic word ardu, as in Irish ard "high"... [more]
Ardennes (Other & Region) French (Anglicized), English
English pluralised form of Ardenne. ... [more]
Arendelle (Region & Settlement) Popular Culture
Likely based on Arendal, the name of a town and municipality in Southern Norway. Arendalle is a fictional kingdom in Disney's animated movie 'Frozen' (2013).
Ária (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Aria.
Arie (Region) French
French form of Aria.
Arië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Aria.
Arija (Region) Croatian, Lithuanian, Serbian, Slovene
Croatian, Lithuanian, Serbian and Slovenian form of Aria.
Arkaadia (Political Subdivision & Region) Estonian
Estonian form of Arcadia.
Arkádia (Political Subdivision & Region) Slovak
Slovak form of Arcadia.
Arkádie (Political Subdivision & Region) Czech
Czech form of Arcadia.
Arkadien (Political Subdivision & Region) Danish, German, Luxembourgish, Swedish
Danish, German, Luxembourgish and Swedish form of Arcadia.
Arkādija (Political Subdivision & Region) Latvian
Latvian form of Arcadia.
Arkadija (Political Subdivision & Region) Croatian, Lithuanian, Serbian
Croatian, Lithuanian and Serbian form of Arcadia.
Arkadiya (Political Subdivision & Region) Bulgarian, Russian, Ukrainian
Bulgarian, Russian and Ukrainian form of Arcadia.
Arpitânia (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Arpitania.
Arpitanie (Region) French
French form of Arpitania.
Arpitanië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Arpitania.
Arpitanien (Region) German
German form of Arpitania.
Arpitaniya (Region) Russian, Ukrainian
Russian and Ukrainian form of Arpitania.
Asha (Region) Burmese
Burmese form of Asia.
Asía (Region) Icelandic
Icelandic form of Asia.
Asië (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Asia.
Asore (Political Subdivision & Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Azores.
Assirië (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Assyria.
Assyrië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Assyria.
ʻAukekulelia (Country & Region) Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Australia.
Australaasia (Region) Estonian
Estonian form of Australasia.
Australasia (Region) English
Means "south of Asia" from Latin australis meaning "southern" combined with Asia. This is the name of a region in Oceania consisting of Australia, New Zealand, and other neighbouring islands.
Australasie (Region) Czech, French
Czech and French form of Australasia.
Australasië (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Australasia.
Australasien (Region) Danish, German, Swedish
Danish, German and Swedish form of Australasia.
Australazië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Australasia.
Australazija (Region) Bosnian, Croatian, Lithuanian, Serbian
Bosnian, Croatian, Lithuanian and Serbian form of Australasia.
Australaziya (Region) Belarusian, Kazakh
Belarusian and Kazakh form of Australasia.
Australazja (Region) Polish
Polish form of Australasia.
Ausztrálázsia (Region) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Australasia.
Avrasiya (Region) Azerbaijani, Crimean Tatar
Azerbaijani and Crimean Tatar form of Eurasia.
Avrasya (Region) Turkish
Turkish form of Eurasia.
Avropa (Region) Azerbaijani, Crimean Tatar
Azerbaijani and Crimean Tatar form of Europa (see Europe).
Avruosiyo (Region) Tajik
Tajik form of Eurasia.
Avrupa (Region) Turkish
Turkish form of Europa (see Europe).
Avrupo (Region) Tajik
Tajik form of Europa (see Europe).
Avstralazija (Region) Macedonian, Slovene
Macedonian and Slovene form of Australasia.
Avstralaziya (Region) Bulgarian, Russian, Ukrainian
Belarusian, Russian and Ukrainian form of Australasia.
Avstralia (Country & Region) Georgian
Georgian form of Australia.
Awistralya (Country & Region) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Australia.
Awsatarelya (Country & Region) Burmese
Burmese form of Australia.
Azarbayjan (Country & Region) Persian
Persian form of Azerbaijan.
Azerbaijan (Country, Political Subdivision & Region) English, Basque, Indonesian, Malay
From Persian آذربایجان (azarbayjan), which is from Middle Persian Ādurbādagān referring to Atropates, an ancient Persian governor under the Achaemenid Empire... [more]
Ázia (Region) Slovak
Slovak form of Asia.
Azia (Region) Albanian, Georgian, Malagasy
Albanian, Georgian, and Malagasy form of Asia.
Azië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Asia.
Āzija (Region) Latvian
Latvian form of Asia.
Azio (Region) Esperanto
Esperanto form of Asia.
Aziýa (Region) Turkmen
Turkmen form of Asia.
Azja (Region) Polish
Polish form of Asia.
Azorai (Political Subdivision & Region) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Azores.
Azoren (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch, German, Luxembourgish
Dutch, German and Luxembourgish form of Azores.
Azorene (Political Subdivision & Region) Norwegian
Norwegian form of Azores.
Azorerna (Political Subdivision & Region) Swedish
Swedish form of Azores.
Azorerne (Political Subdivision & Region) Danish
Danish form of Azores.
Azores (Political Subdivision & Region) English, Greek, Spanish
From Portuguese Açores meaning "goshawks", the plural of açor meaning "goshawk". This is the name of an archipelago located in the North Atlantic Ocean and one of the two autonomous regions of Portugal.
Azori (Political Subdivision & Region) Bosnian, Croatian, Macedonian, Serbian, Slovene
Form of Azores.
Azorit (Political Subdivision & Region) Finnish
Finnish form of Azores.
Azorlar (Political Subdivision & Region) Turkish
Turkish form of Azores.
Azory (Political Subdivision & Region) Czech, Polish, Slovak
Czech, Polish and Slovak form of Azores.
Ázsia (Region) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Asia.
Azzorre (Political Subdivision & Region) Italian
Italian form of Azores.
Babilonië (Country & Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Babylonia.
Babylonië (Country & Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Babylonia.
Bactrië (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Bactria.
Bad Tölz (Region, Settlement & River) German
A name of a city in Bavaria which means : "bath, body of water" and tölz which is the name of the river comes from a Latin quote
Baktrien (Political Subdivision & Region) Danish, German, Swedish
Danish, German and Swedish form of Bactria.
Banaat (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Banat.
Barten (Region) German
German form of Bartia.
Bella Coola (Region & Settlement) Salishan (Anglicized)
Town and valley in British Columbia, Canada. From the Heiltsuk word bḷ́xʷlá, meaning "someone from Bella Coola", referring to the general ethnic group in the area
Beloetsjistan (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Balochistan.
Belujistani (Political Subdivision & Region) Georgian
Georgian form of Balochistan.
Beócia (Political Subdivision & Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Boeotia.
Beocia (Political Subdivision & Region) Spanish
Spanish form of Boeotia.
Beocija (Political Subdivision & Region) Slovene
Slovenian form of Boeotia.
Beocja (Political Subdivision & Region) Polish
Polish form of Boeotia.
Béotie (Political Subdivision & Region) French
French form of Boeotia.
Beotija (Political Subdivision & Region) Croatian, Lithuanian, Serbian
Croatian, Lithuanian and Serbian form of Boeotia.
Beozia (Political Subdivision & Region) Italian
Italian form of Boeotia.
Berestia (Region) History, English
This is the name of a historical region in Eastern Europe. Its territory was located in what is now Belarus, Poland and Ukraine. The region was named after the Belarusian city of Brest, which was at its centre.
Bessarabië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Bessarabia.
Bharatpur (Region) Indian
Bilungga (Political Subdivision, Region, Settlement & Mountain) Korean
Korean variant of Wirunga and Ibirunga.
Bisaltie (Region) French
French form of Bisaltia.
Bisaltien (Region) Swedish
Swedish form of Bisaltia.
Bisaltija (Region) Croatian, Macedonian
Croatian and Macedonian form of Bisaltia.
Bithynië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Bithynia.
Bizaltija (Region) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Bisaltia.
Boekovina (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Bukovina.
Boekowina (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Bukovina.
Boeotië (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Boeotia.
Boergondië (Region) Afrikaans, Dutch (Rare)
Afrikaans form of Burgundy as well as a Dutch variant spelling of Bourgondië.
Boheme (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Bohemia.
Bohemen (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Bohemia.
Boiootia (Political Subdivision & Region) Estonian
Estonian form of Boiotia (see Boeotia).
Boiotien (Political Subdivision & Region) Danish, Swedish
Danish and Swedish form of Boiotia (see Boeotia).
Bojótie (Political Subdivision & Region) Czech
Czech form of Boiotia (see Boeotia).
Bojotija (Political Subdivision & Region) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Boiotia (see Boeotia).
Böotien (Political Subdivision & Region) German
German form of Boeotia.
Bourgondië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Burgundy.
Brîtanya (Region) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Britain.
British Columbia (Region) English (Canadian)
The southwestern province of Canada.
Brittanje (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Britain.
Buhara (Region & Settlement) Crimean Tatar, Turkish, Turkmen
Crimean Tatar, Turkish, and Turkmen form of Bukhara.
Buirunga (Political Subdivision, Region & Mountain) Japanese
Japanese variant of Virunga.
Bulunksy (Region) Russian
I don't know if it's the actual etymology or if it just 'looks similar,' but a search for 'etymology of bulunsky' turns up a lot of results about "Blue Sky"
Calabrië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Calabria.
Caledónia (Region) Portuguese (European)
European Portuguese form of Caledonia.
Caledônia (Region) Portuguese (Brazilian)
Brazilian Portuguese form of Caledonia.
Calédonie (Region) French
French form of Caledonia.
Caledonië (Region) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Caledonia.
Campanië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Campania.
Canaã (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Canaan.
Canaán (Region) Spanish
Spanish form of Canaan.
Canaan (Region) English, Biblical
Meaning unknown, though it may derive from the Semitic root knʿ ("to be low, humble, subjugated"). This was the name of a Semitic-speaking civilization and region in the Ancient Near East during the late 2nd millennium BC.
Cananea (Region) Italian
Italian form of Canaan.
Canary Islands (Region) English
English form of Spanish Islas Canarias which is derived from Latin Canariae Insulae "islands of the dogs". This is the name of a Spanish archipelago in the Atlantic Ocean, near the coast of northwestern Africa.
Caônia (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Chaonia.
Caonia (Region) Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Chaonia.
Cappadocië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Cappadocia.
Caraibe (Region) Romanian
Romanian form of Caribbean.
Caraïben (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Caribbean.
Caraïbes (Region) French
French form of Caribbean.
Caraibi (Region) Italian
Italian form of Caribbean.
Carèlia (Political Subdivision & Region) Catalan
Catalan form of Karelia.
Caria (Region) Ancient Greek
Caria was an ancient province near the Aegean Sea in Asia Minor.
Carib (Region) Catalan
Catalan form of Caribbean.
Caribbean (Region) English
The name of the Region. The Caribbean is a region that consists of the Caribbean Sea, its islands and the surrounding coasts. The region is southeast of the Gulf of Mexico and the North American mainland, east of Central America, and north of South America.
Caribe (Region) Spanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of Caribbean.
Caribien (Region) Danish
Danish form of Caribbean.
Carmania (Political Subdivision & Region) Ancient Persian (Latinized), English, Italian, Spanish
Latinized form of ancient Persian Karmana via its hellenized form Karmania. This was the name of a region and province of several Persian empires.
Carmanië (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Carmania.
Carnie (Region) French
French form of Carnia.
Castilië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Castile.
Catalongne (Political Subdivision & Region) Norman, Picard
Norman and Picard form of Catalonia.
Catalonië (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish form of Catalonia.
Catalunha (Political Subdivision & Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Catalonia.
Caucas (Region & Mountain) Catalan
Catalan form of Caucasus.
Caucase (Region) French
French form of Caucasus.
Caucásia (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Caucasia, which is an alternative name for the Caucasus geographical region.
Cáucaso (Region & Mountain) Spanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of Caucasus.
Caucaso (Region & Mountain) Italian
Italian form of Caucasus.
Caucaz (Region & Mountain) Romanian
Romanian form of Caucasus.
Celile (Region) Turkish
Turkish form of Galilee.
Centre-Val de Loire (Region & Political Subdivision) French
Meaning literally "Centre-Loire Valley", as the centre of the Loire flows through the region.... [more]
Cerdeña (Region & Island) Spanish
Spanish form of Sardinia.
Čerkesija (Region) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Circassia.
Çerkesya (Region) Turkish
Turkish form of Circassia.
Čerkezija (Region) Slovene
Slovene form of Circassia.
Champagne (Region) French
French region famous for its luxury sparkling wine.... [more]
Chaonie (Region) French
French form of Chaonia.
Châu Á (Region) Vietnamese
From Vietnamese châu meaning "continent" and Á meaning "Asia". This is the Vietnamese name for Asia.
Chereukeseu (Country & Region) Korean
Korean form of Circassia.
Cherkes (Country & Region) Ossetian
Ossetian form of Circassia.
Cherkesiya (Country & Region) Russian
Russian form of Circassia.
Cherkezia (Country & Region) Armenian
Armenian form of Circassia.
Chilcotin (Region) Cree (Anglicized)
From the Chilcotin (Tsilhqot'in) people of British Columbia, Canada. Means "people of the red ochre river", after the Chilko river.
Chorasmia (Region & Political Subdivision) Ancient Greek, Ancient Roman, English, Greek
Ancient Greek and Ancient Roman name for the region of Khwarazm in Central Asia. It was named after the Chorasmians, a local Iranian tribe who were known as Χωράσμιοι (Chorasmioi) to the Greeks and as Chorasmii to the Romans.... [more]
Chorasmie (Region) French
French form of Khwarazm via its Greek and Latin name Chorasmia.
Chorasmië (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Khwarazm via its Greek and Latin name Chorasmia.
Choresmien (Political Subdivision & Region) German
German form of Khwarazm via its Greek and Latin name Chorasmia.
Christchurch (Region) English
Christchurch is a New Zealand city that was founded in 1850. The name was given in 1848 before the city even existed. It was given by J R Godley of the Canterbury Associtaion who went to Christ Church College in teenagehood.
Cilicië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Cilicia.
Circasia (Region) Spanish
Spanish form of Circassia.
Circássia (Country & Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Circassia.
Circàssia (Country & Region) Catalan
Catalan form of Circassia.
Circassia (Country & Region) English, Italian
From Turkish Çerkes or Russian Черкес (Cherkes) referring to the Circassian (Adyghe) people. The name is of uncertain meaning, possibly derived from Kerkety, the name of a Circassian tribe, or from Persian چهار کس (čahâr kas) meaning "four people"... [more]
Circassie (Region) French
French form of Circassia.
Circassië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Circassia.
Ciscaucásia (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Ciscaucasia.
Ciscaucasia (Region) English, Italian, Spanish
Means "on this side of the Caucasus", derived from Latin cis meaning "on this side of" combined with the latinized Greek noun Caucasia meaning "the Caucasus" (both the mountains and their namesake region)... [more]
Ciscaucasie (Region) French
French form of Ciscaucasia.
Cisjuranië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Cisjurania.
Ciskaukasië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Ciscaucasia.
Ciskaukasien (Region) Danish, German, Swedish
Danish, German and Swedish form of Ciscaucasia.
Cisleithanië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Cisleithania.
Connacht (Political Subdivision & Region) Irish
From the name of the medieval ruling dynasty, the Connacht, later Connachta, meaning “descendants of Conn”, referring to the legendary king Conn of the Hundred Battles.... [more]
Corásmia (Political Subdivision & Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Khwarazm via its Greek and Latin name Chorasmia.
Corasmia (Political Subdivision & Region) Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Khwarazm via its Greek and Latin name Chorasmia.
Corinth (Region & Settlement) English
From Greek Κόρινθος (Korinthos), ultimately from Doric Greek Ϙόρινθος. This is the name of a former municipality in Corinthia in south-central Greece, as well as the name of an ancient Greek city-state (polis) on the Isthmus of Corinth.
Corinthie (Political Subdivision & Region) French
French form of Corinthia.
Coríntia (Political Subdivision & Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Corinthia.