Region Submitted Place Names

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Qırım (Country, Political Subdivision & Region) Crimean Tatar
Crimean Tatar form of Crimea.
Qoraqalpogʻiston (Region) Uzbek
Uzbek form of Karakalpakstan.
Qyrym (Country, Political Subdivision & Region) Bashkir, Kazakh, Ossetian
Bashkir, Kazakh, and Ossetian form of Crimea.
Région Centre (Region & Political Subdivision) French
Meaning "central region", a reference to the region's location in the central part of the original French language area.... [more]
Rhône-Alpes (Political Subdivision & Region) French
From the French names of the Rhône river and the Alpes mountain range.... [more]
Richmond (Region, Mountain & Other) French
It is a habitational name, with the Old French elements riche ‘rich’, ‘splendid’ + mont ‘hill’. ... [more]
Robloxia (Region) English (Anglicized, Rare)
Originated from English USA Company "Roblox" And Fictional Video Game
Roethenië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Ruthenia.
Romandië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Romandy.
Roraima (Political Subdivision, Region & Mountain) Portuguese, Spanish, English
Of Peron origin, meaning either "parrot mountain" or "green peak," referring to Mount Roraima, located on the border between Guyana, Brazil and Venezuela. Since 1962, the name has also been used on a federal territory in north-western Brazil, which became a state in 1988.
Roslagen (Region) Swedish
Derived from roslag, an old dialectal word meaning "rowing crew", ultimately derived from Old Swedish *roþs- "rowing". Compare Rus, and modern Swedish ro "to row".
Ruhango (Political Subdivision, Region & Settlement) Rwandan, Eastern African
Rukungiri (Political Subdivision, Region & Settlement) Kiga
Meaning unknown.
Rwenzori (Region, Settlement & Mountain) Eastern African, Konjo
Rwenzori is the name of a popular National Park in Southwest Uganda. Its name comes from a Konjo word which means “Rainmaking Mountains”.
Rwenzururu (Region & Settlement) Konjo, Eastern African
Rwenzururu means ‘The Mountains of Rain’ in the Konjo Language of West Uganda. Rwenzori is a diminutive of it.
Saara (Region) Portuguese (Brazilian)
Brazilian Portuguese form of Sahara.
Sachara (Region) Greek, Lithuanian
Greek and Lithuanian form of Sahara.
Sahara (Region) English, French, Italian, Spanish
Derived from Arabic صحارى‎ (sahara) meaning "deserts", the plural of صحراء (sahra') meaning "desert". This is the name of a desert in Northern Africa.
Səhra (Region) Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Sahara.
Sahra (Region) Arabic, Turkish
Arabic and Turkish form of Sahara. In Arabic it is properly known as الصحراء الكبرى (as-Sahra' al-Kubra) meaning "the greatest desert".
Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (Political Subdivision & Region) English
Following the Spanish evacuation, consequence of the Moroccan Green March, Spain, Morocco, and Mauritania signed the Madrid Accords on November 14, 1975, six days before Franco died, leading to both Morocco and Mauritania moving in to annex the territory of Western Sahara... [more]
Saiberiya (Region) Bengali, Hindi, Urdu
Bengali, Hindi and Urdu form of Siberia.
Saint Germain (Region) French
Named after the French Saint Germain.
Sakhara (Region) Belarusian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Russian, Ukrainian
Form of Sahara used in multiple languages.
Sakse (Political Subdivision & Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Saxony.
Saksen (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Saxony.
Samaria (Region & Settlement) Biblical
Samarie (Region) French
French form of Samaria.
Samarien (Region) German, Swedish
German and Swedish form of Samaria.
Samarija (Region) Croatian, Lithuanian, Serbian, Slovene
Croatian, Lithuanian, Serbian and Slovenian form of Samaria.
Samariya (Region) Bulgarian, Russian, Ukrainian
Bulgarian, Russian and Ukrainian form of Samaria.
Samland (Region) Afrikaans, Danish, Dutch, German, Norwegian, Swedish
The name used for Sambia in the West and North Germanic languages.
Samogitië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Samogitia.
San Goeng (Political Subdivision & Region) Chinese (Cantonese)
Cantonese romanization of Xinjiang.
Sankattan Siha Na Islas Mariånas (Region) Chamorro
This Chamorro for Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Chamorros possibly settled this area thousands of years ago. Chamorros were enslaved here by Imperial Japan from 1944-1945. In Saipan (capital of Northern Mariana Islands) Chamorros under a American military government were put in a camp called Camp Susupe.
Santérre (Region) Picard
Picard form of Santerre.
Santerre (Region) French
From Latin sanguinis terra ("land of blood") referring to battles that took place in the region in 451 CE, or from sana terra ("healthy land") referring to its fertile soils. It is the name of a plateau region in central Picardy between the Somme, Luce, and Avre rivers.
Sanya Shlakiya (Region) Yakut
Yakut form of Nova Scotia.
Sápmi (Region) Sami, Swedish, English
Perhaps ultimately derived from Proto-Balto-Slavic *źemē meaning "earth". Suomi, the Finnish name for Finland, is believed to be derived from the same root... [more]
Sardaigne (Region & Island) French
French form of Sardinia.
Sardegna (Region & Island) Italian
Italian form of Sardinia.
Sardenha (Region & Island) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Sardinia.
Sardenya (Region & Island) Catalan
Catalan form of Sardinia.
Sardiinia (Region & Island) Estonian
Estonian form of Sardinia.
Sardínia (Region & Island) Slovak
Slovak form of Sardinia.
Sardinia (Region & Island) Basque, English, Finnish, Georgian, Greek, Norwegian, Romanian
An island which is also one of the 20 regions of Italy.
Sardinie (Region & Island) Czech
Czech form of Sardinia.
Sardīnija (Region & Island) Latvian
Latvian form of Sardinia.
Sardinya (Region & Island) Turkish
Turkish form of Sardinia.
Sardynia (Region & Island) Polish
Polish form of Sardinia.
Sardyniya (Region & Island) Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of Sardinia.
Sarmatien (Region) German
German form of Sarmatia.
Sarmatija (Region) Serbian
Serbian form of Sarmatia.
Sarmatiya (Region) Bulgarian, Russian, Ukrainian
Bulgarian, Russian and Ukrainian form of Sarmatia.
Sarmazia (Region) Italian
Italian form of Sarmatia.
Satporopet (Political Subdivision, Region, Settlement & River) Ainu
The source of Sapporo, meaning “Dry, Great River” in reference to the Toyohira river.
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.
Schalauen (Region) German
German form of Scalovia.
Scythië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Scythia.
Seber (Region) Bashkir, Tatar
Bashkir and Tatar form of Siberia.
Selië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Selonia.
Sëlva (Political Subdivision & Region) Ladin
Means ‘Forest’ in Ladin.
Semgallen (Region) Danish, Dutch, German, Swedish
Danish, Dutch, German and Swedish form of Semigallia.
Septimanië (Region) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Septimania.
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.
Severië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Severia.
Severnaya Zemlya (Region) Russian
"Northern Land"
Shandagen (Political Subdivision, Region & Settlement) Chinese
Chinese Mandarin form of Sandakan.
Sharkisia (Country & Region) Arabic
Arabic form of Circassia.
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.
Shiberia (Region) Japanese
Japanese form of Siberia.
Shijiazhuang (Region) Chinese
The capital city of Hebei province.
Shinano (Region & River) Japanese
Shinano is a province in Japan. Is it also the name of Japan's longest river.
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.
Shinjon (Political Subdivision & Region) Uzbek
Uzbek form of Xinjiang.
Shinkyō (Political Subdivision & Region) Japanese
Japanese form of Xinjiang.
Shinzhang (Political Subdivision & Region) Kazakh, Kyrgyz
Kazakh and Kyrgyz form of Xinjiang.
Shulon (Region) Mormon
A land mentioned in the Book of Moses.
Sibare (Region) Chechen
Chechen form of Siberia.
Siber (Region) Estonian
Estonian form of Siberia.
Sibéria (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Siberia.
Siberia (Region) English, Albanian, Italian, Korean, Romanian, Spanish
From Russian Сибирь (Sibir) of uncertain origin and meaning. This is the name of a region in North Asia.
Sibérie (Region) French
French form of Siberia.
Siberië (Region) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Siberia.
Sibiir (Region) Yakut
Yakutian form of Siberia, a region in Russia.
Sibír (Region) Slovak
Slovak form of Siberia.
Sibiř (Region) Czech
Czech form of Siberia.
Sibiras (Region) Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Siberia.
Sibiri (Region) Mongolian
Mongolian form of Siberia.
Sibirien (Region) Danish, German, Luxembourgish, Swedish
Danish, German, Luxembourgish and Swedish form of Siberia.
Sibīrija (Region) Latvian
Latvian form of Siberia.
Sibirija (Region) Slovene
Slovenian form of Siberia.
Sibirya (Region) Turkish
Turkish form of Siberia.
Sibri (Region) Persian
Persian form of Siberia.
Siinai (Region & Mountain) Estonian, Finnish
Estonian and Finnish form of Sinai.
Silesië (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Silesia.
Silezië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Silesia.
Sinai (Region & Mountain) Biblical, Hebrew, Albanian, Danish, English, German, Italian, Luxembourgish, Norwegian, Portuguese, Romanian, Swedish
Biblical place name, both the mountain upon which Moses receives the Ten Commandments from God and the desert where it is located, found between Canaan and Egypt.... [more]
Sinaí (Region & Mountain) Catalan, Spanish
Catalan and Spanish form of Sinai.
Sinaï (Region & Mountain) Dutch, French
Dutch and French form of Sinai.
Sinaj (Region & Mountain) Bosnian, Croatian, Czech, Macedonian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovene
Form of Sinai.
Sinay (Region & Mountain) Bulgarian, Russian
Bulgarian and Russian form of Sinai.
Sincan (Political Subdivision & Region) Turkish
Turkish form of Xinjiang.
Sinciang (Political Subdivision & Region) Polish
Polish form of Xinjiang.
Sĭng-giŏng (Political Subdivision & Region) Chinese (Min Dong)
Min Dong romanization of Xinjiang.
Sinhgyangh (Political Subdivision & Region) Zhuang
Zhuang form of Xinjiang.
Sinjang (Political Subdivision & Region) Korean
Korean form of Xinjiang.
Sinkiang (Political Subdivision & Region) Albanian, Finnish, Portuguese, Spanish
Albanian, Finnish, Portuguese, and Spanish form of Xinjiang.
Sîn-kiông (Political Subdivision & Region) Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka romanization of Xinjiang.
Sin-kiong (Political Subdivision & Region) Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Xinjiang.
Sinkjang (Political Subdivision & Region) Serbian
Serbian form of Xinjiang.
Sin-ťiang (Political Subdivision & Region) Czech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of Xinjiang.
Sintszian (Political Subdivision & Region) Belarusian
Belarusian form of Xinjiang.
Sintszyan (Political Subdivision & Region) Azerbaijani, Russian, Ukrainian
Azerbaijani, Russian, and Ukrainian form of Xinjiang.
Sinzyan (Political Subdivision & Region) Tajik
Tajik form of Xinjiang.
Siperia (Region) Finnish
Finnish form of Siberia.
Sirkasia (Country & Region) Breton, Indonesian
Breton and Indonesian form of Circassia.
Sithonie (Region) French
French form of Sithonia.
Sitônia (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Sithonia.
Sitonija (Region) Lithuanian, Macedonian, Serbian
Lithuanian, Macedonian and Serbian form of Sithonia.
Siviria (Region) Greek
Greek form of Siberia.
Skandinavien (Region) Swedish, Danish, German
Swedish, Danish, and German form of Scandinavia.
Skandinawië (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Scandinavia.
Slavonië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Slavonia.
Soemer (Country & Region) Dutch (Rare)
Dutch form of Sumer.
Sogdië (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Sogdia.
Sogdien (Political Subdivision & Region) German
German form of Sogdia.
Sog Po (Country, Political Subdivision & Region) Tibetan, Bhutanese
From Tibetan སོག (sog) referring to Mongolia and པོ (po) meaning "person". This is the Tibetan and Dzongkha name for Mongolia.
South America (Region) English
Combination of south and America, named after it’s geographic location. This is the name of a continent in the Southern Hemisphere.
Stambolli (Region) Albanian
Albanian form of Istanbul.
Steiermark (Political Subdivision & Region) German, Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Luxembourgish, Norwegian, Swedish
German form of Styria, which some countries have adopted as their name for both the Austrian state and the Austro-Slovenian region.
Stiermarke (Political Subdivision & Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Styria.
Stiermarken (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Styria.
Storbritannien (Region) Swedish, Danish
Swedish and Danish form of Great Britain, also used when referring to United Kingdom.
Sudauen (Region) German
German form of Sudovia.
Sudovië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Sudovia.
Suffolk (Region) English (British)
County in England. Meaning "southern people", from suf "south" and folk "people".
Sulu (Political Subdivision, Region & Body of Water) Filipino, Tagalog, English
From Suluk, the Malay name for the Tausug people, in turn derived from Tausug Tau Sūg meaning "people of the current", from tau meaning "man, person" and sūg meaning "(sea) current, flow of water"... [more]
Sumer (Region) History
From Akkadian Šumeru, a word of unknown meaning. Sumer was an early civilization in southern Mesopotamia inhabited by the Sumerians, emerging during the Chalcolithic and early Bronze Ages between the sixth and fifth millennium BC.
Svealand (Region) Swedish
Means "land of the Swedes" (see Svea). The Swedes were a North Germanic tribe inhabiting present-day Sweden. ... [more]
Syberia (Region) Polish
Polish form of Siberia.
Sybir (Region) Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of Siberia.
Sybyr (Region) Siberian, Circassian, Ossetian
Siberian Tatar, Circassian and Ossetian form of Siberia.
Sydamerika (Region) Swedish, Danish
Swedish and Danish form of South America.
Sylvain (Region) French (Quebec)
Sylvain came from a older therapist who does not work with children anymore in the 1700s
Synaj (Region & Mountain) Polish
Polish form of Sinai.
Synay (Region & Mountain) Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of Sinai.
Syrmië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Syrmia.
Szahara (Region) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Sahara.
Szardínia (Region & Island) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Sardinia.
Szibéria (Region) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Siberia.
Tân Cương (Political Subdivision & Region) Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Xinjiang.
Tartarije (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Tartary.
Tartarye (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Tartary.
Téél Falúw Kka Efáng Iiól Marianas (Region) Carolinian
This is the Carolinian (Refaluwasch) name of the US territory "Commonwealth of The Northern Mariana Islands." In 1815 Satawalese Chief Aghurubw (pronounced A-GA-RU-B) and Chief of Elato Island Nguschul (pronounced NGU-SHOO-L) brought their groups, who would eventually be called Refaluwasch, to this region after a typhoon devastated their islands... [more]
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.
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.
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).
Thibet (Region, Political Subdivision & Country) Thai, French, English (Archaic)
Thai form of Tibet. It is also a French variant as well as an older English form of the name.
Thivet (Region) Greek
Greek form of Tibet.
Thracië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Thrace via its Latin form Thracia.
Tíbet (Region) Spanish
Spanish form of Tibet.
Tibet (Region, Political Subdivision & Country) English, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Bosnian, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Hebrew, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Macedonian, Malay, Norwegian, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Sinhalese, Slovak, Slovene, Swedish, Tagalog, Tajik, Turkish, Uzbek
Meaning uncertain, perhaps derived from Tibetan སྟོད་བོད (stod-bod) meaning "Upper Tibet", itself from the autonym བོད (Bod). Alternately the name may be of Turkic origin, possibly from Old Turkic töbäd meaning "heights" or töpü meaning "peak, height, summit"... [more]
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.
Tiibet (Region) Estonian, Finnish
Estonian and Finnish form of Tibet.
Tingvoll (Region) Norwegian
A municipality in Norway. From the Scandinavian 'Þingvöllr', meaning "the meeting place of the assembly".
Tjerkessien (Country & Region) Swedish
Swedish form of Circassia.
Tōkai (Region & Settlement) Japanese
Means "eastern sea" from Japanese 東 () meaning "east" and 海 (kai) meaning "sea, ocean". This is the name of a subregion of Japanese regions of Chūbu and Kansai... [more]
Toscane (Region) Dutch, French
Dutch and French form of Tuscany.
Toskane (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Tuscany.
Tovangar (Region) Tongva
This is the Tongva name for the region called Greater Los Angeles Basin. Tongva people have been in this region for thousands of years. Toypurina, a Tongva female shaman, in the 1780s led an uprising against the Spanish San Gabriel Mission (in an area part of Los Angeles Basin).
Trafalgar (Region, Other & Settlement) Spanish, English
The name of both a small Spanish peninsula and a beloved British city square, which is most likely derived from Taraf al-Ghar (طرف الغار 'cape of the cave/laurel') or Taraf al-Gharb (طرف الغرب 'extremity of the west'), both of which are of Arabic origin.
Transcarpathia (Region) English
Means "beyond the Carpathian Mountains", derived from Latin trans meaning "across, beyond" combined with the latinized Greek noun Carpathia meaning "the Carpathian Mountains" as well as the region immediately surrounding them.
Transcarpátia (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Transcarpathia.
Transcarpatia (Region) Romanian, Spanish
Romanian and Spanish form of Transcarpathia.
Transcarpatie (Region) French
French form of Transcarpathia.
Transcarpazia (Region) Italian
Italian form of Transcarpathia.
Transcaucásia (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Transcaucasia.
Transcaucasia (Region) English, Italian, Spanish
Means "beyond the Caucasus", derived from Latin trans meaning "across, beyond" combined with the latinized Greek noun Caucasia meaning "the Caucasus" (both the mountains and their namesake region)... [more]
Transcaucasie (Region) French
French form of Transcaucasia.
Transcaucazia (Region) Romanian
Romanian form of Transcaucasia.
Transdanubia (Region) English, Finnish, Norwegian, Romanian, Spanish
Means "beyond the river Danube", derived from Latin trans meaning "across, beyond" combined with the Latin noun Danubius meaning "the river Danube".... [more]
Transdanubie (Region) French
French form of Transdanubia.
Transdanubië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Transdanubia.
Transdanubien (Region) German, Swedish
German and Swedish form of Transdanubia.
Transdanubio (Region) Italian
Italian form of Transdanubia.
Transilvaania (Region) Estonian
Estonian form of Transylvania.
Transilvânia (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Transylvania.
Transilvānija (Region) Latvian
Latvian form of Transylvania.
Transilvaniya (Region) Azerbaijani, Bulgarian, Russian, Uzbek
Azerbaijani, Bulgarian, Russian, and Uzbek form of Transylvania.
Transilvanya (Region) Turkish
Turkish form of Transylvania. This is an alternative name for the region; the standard name in Turkey is Erdel.
Transjuranië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Transjurania.
Transkafkasya (Region) Turkish
Turkish form of Transcaucasia.
Transkarpatia (Region) Norwegian
Norwegian form of Transcarpathia.
Transkarpatië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Transcarpathia.
Transkarpatien (Region) German, Swedish
German and Swedish form of Transcarpathia.
Transkarpatija (Region) Croatian, Serbian
Croatian and Serbian form of Transcarpathia.
Transkaukasia (Region) Basque, Finnish, Norwegian
Basque, Finnish and Norwegian form of Transcaucasia.
Transkaukasië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Transcaucasia.
Transkaukasien (Region) Danish, German, Swedish
Danish, German and Swedish form of Transcaucasia.
Transkaukazja (Region) Polish
Polish form of Transcaucasia.
Transnístria (Political Subdivision & Region) Catalan, Portuguese
Catalan and Portuguese form of Transnistria.
Transnistria (Political Subdivision & Region) Basque, English, Estonian, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Romanian, Spanish
Means "beyond the river Dniester", derived from Latin trans meaning "across, beyond" combined with the Romanian noun Nistru meaning "the river Dniester".... [more]
Transnistrie (Political Subdivision & Region) French
French form of Transnistria.
Transnistrië (Political Subdivision & Region) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Transnistria.
Transnistrien (Political Subdivision & Region) Danish, German, Swedish
Danish, German and Swedish form of Transnistria.
Transnîstriya (Political Subdivision & Region) Kurdish
Kurdish form of Transnistria.
Transoksania (Region) Polish
Polish form of Transoxiana via its Latin form Transoxania.
Transoksanija (Region) Slovene
Slovenian form of Transoxiana via its Latin form Transoxania.
Transoksiana (Region) Bulgarian, Lithuanian
Bulgarian and Lithuanian form of Transoxiana.
Transoksijana (Region) Croatian, Macedonian, Serbian
Croatian, Macedonian and Serbian form of Transoxiana.
Transoxania (Region) Ancient Roman
Means "beyond the river Oxus", derived from Latin trans meaning "across, beyond" combined with the Latin noun Oxus meaning "the river Oxus".... [more]
Transoxanie (Region) Czech
Czech form of Transoxiana via its Latin form Transoxania.
Transoxanië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Transoxiana via its Latin form Transoxania.
Transoxanien (Region) Danish, German, Swedish
Danish, German and Swedish form of Transoxiana via its Latin form Transoxania.
Transoxiana (Region) English
In English and several other languages, this is the name of a historical region in Central Asia, which was known as Hyperoxiane to the ancient Greeks and as Transoxania to the Romans... [more]
Transoxiane (Region) French
French form of Transoxiana.
Transsilvanië (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Transylvania.
Transsilvanien (Region) German
German form of Transylvania. This is an alternative name for the region; the standard name in the Germanosphere is Siebenbürgen.
Transsylvanië (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Transylvania.
Transsylvanien (Region) Danish, Swedish
Danish and Swedish form of Transylvania.
Transvaal (Region) Afrikaans
Transvaal is a historical geographic term associated with land north of (i.e., beyond) the Vaal River in South Africa. ... [more]
Transylvania (Region) English, Greek
Means "beyond the forest", derived from Latin trans meaning "across, beyond" combined with medieval Latin sylvam, which is the accusative singular of the medieval Latin noun sylva meaning "forest, woods" (see Silvius)... [more]
Transylvánie (Region) Czech
Czech form of Transylvania. This is an alternative name for the region; the standard name in Czechia is Sedmihradsko.
Transylvanie (Region) French
French form of Transylvania.
Transylvaniya (Region) Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of Transylvania.
Transylwania (Region) Polish
Polish form of Transylvania. This is an alternative name for the region; the standard name in Poland is Siedmiogród.
Transzoxánia (Region) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Transoxiana via its Latin form Transoxania.
Trasië (Region) Afrikaans
Afrikaans form of Thrace via its Latin form Thracia.
Triëst (Region & Settlement) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Trieste.
Tripolitaine (Region) French
French form of Tripolitania.
Tripolitânia (Region) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Tripolitania.
Tripolitanië (Region) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Tripolitania.
Tripolitanien (Region) German, Swedish
German and Swedish form of Tripolitania.
Tripolitanija (Region) Croatian, Lithuanian, Serbian
Croatian, Lithuanian and Serbian form of Tripolitania.
Tripolitaniya (Region) Bulgarian, Russian
Bulgarian and Russian form of Tripolitania.
Troas (Region) Dutch
Dutch form of Troad.
Trung Phi (Country & Region) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 中非 (Trung Phi), itself from Chinese 中非 (zhōngfēi). This is the Vietnamese name for the subregion of Central Africa as well as the Central African Republic (the country).
Trypolitania (Region) Polish
Polish form of Tripolitania.
Trypolitaniya (Region) Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of Tripolitania.
Tsavo (Region) African
Tsavo is a region of Kenya located at the crossing of the Uganda Railway over the Tsavo River, close to where it meets the Athi-Galana-Sabaki River.
Tšerkessia (Region) Finnish
Finnish form of Circassia.
Tsimbiri (Region) Georgian
Georgian form of Siberia.
Tsjerkessia (Region) Norwegian
Norwegian form of Circassia.
Tson-koq (Region) Chinese (Wu)
Wu romanization of Zhongguo.
Tuscany (Region) English
Tuscany is named after the Etruscans who settled central Italy in the 8th century BC.
Tybet (Region) Polish, Ukrainian
Polish and Ukrainian form of Tibet.
Úc (Region & Country) Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 澳 (úc), itself a short form of 澳大利 (Úc Đại Lợi) derived from Chinese Aodaliya. This is the Vietnamese name of Australia.
Úc Đại Lợi (Region & Country) Vietnamese (Archaic)
Dated Vietnamese form of Australia.
Udin (Political Subdivision, Region & Settlement) Friulian
Ulcisia Castra (Region) Ancient, Ancient Roman
Latin for "wolf castle". Now is a part of Szentendre.
Ulster (Region) Northern Irish, Irish
From the name of a group of tribes that once lived in the area, the Ulaidh, and either Irish tír or Old Norse staðr, both meaning “land”, “place” or “territory”.... [more]
Umbria (Region) Italian
Umbrië (Region) Dutch, Afrikaans
Dutch and Afrikaans form of Umbria.
Underwood (Region & Other) English (British)
Underwood is an unincorporated community in Monroe Township, Clark County, Indiana, United States. The community took its name from the local Underwood family.... [more]
Uppland (Region) Swedish
Uppland is a Swedish historical province. The name is a combination of Swedish upp "up" and land "land". The name is believed to refer to its location north of Lake Mälaren.
Urál (Region, River & Mountain) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Ural.
Urawpa (Region) Burmese
Burmese form of Europe.
Urewera (Region) Māori
Composed of the Māori words ure meaning "penis" and wera meaning "burnt". The name of Te Urewera in Aotearoa New Zealand: the ancestral homeland of the Tūhoe people.... [more]
Uropa (Region) Filipino, Cebuano
Cebuano form of Europe.
Urope (Region) Walloon
Walloon form of Europe.
Ūropi (Region) Maori
Maori form of Europe.
Urtijëi (Political Subdivision, Region & Settlement) Ladin
Urubba (Region) Arabic
Arabic form of Europa (see Europe).
Ussuri (Region, Body of Water & River) Russian, English
Russian and English variant of the Manchu word Usuri.
Usuri (Region, Body of Water & River) Manchu
The naming source of Ussuri.
Vajdaság (Political Subdivision & Region) Hungarian
Hungarian form of Vojvodina.
Valência (Region & Settlement) Portuguese
Portuguese form of Valencia.
Valenthia (Region & Settlement) Greek
Greek form of Valencia.
Valentzia (Region & Settlement) Basque
Basque form of Valencia.
Valois (Region) Latin
Valonia (Region) Georgian, Spanish
Georgian and Spanish form of Wallonia.
Valouchistan (Political Subdivision & Region) Greek
Greek form of Balochistan.
Vankalam (Political Subdivision & Region) Tamil
Tamil form of Bengal.
Västergötland (Region) Swedish
Västergötland is a historical province in Sweden meaning "Western Götaland". The largest city is Göteborg... [more]
Vengali (Political Subdivision & Region) Greek
Greek form of Bengal.
Vinland (Region) Old Norse
Old Norse name for a place in modern Canada, named by viking Leif Eriksson c. 1000 AD. The first element of the name is uncertain, but it could be from Old Norse vín "wine" or vin "meadow".
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.