Albanian Submitted Place Names

Albanian names are used in the country of Albania, as well as Kosovo and other Albanian communities throughout the world.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Abuxha (Settlement) Albanian
Albanian form of Abuja.
Afganistani (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Afghanistan.
Algjeria (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Algeria.
Amerikë (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of America.
Andorra (Country) Afrikaans, Albanian, Azerbaijani, Basque, Catalan, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, German, Greek, Hungarian, Icelandic, Italian, Luxembourgish, Norwegian, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish, Ukrainian
The name of the country of Andorra, whose name is possibly derived from a Basque word andurrial (“shrub-covered land”), but it may come from Arabic الدرا (“the forest”) or Spanish andar (“to walk”).
Austri (Country) Albanian
Means Austria in Albanian.
Azerbajxhani (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Azerbaijan.
Azia (Region) Albanian, Georgian, Malagasy
Albanian, Georgian, and Malagasy form of Asia.
Bangladeshi (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Bangladesh.
Belgjika (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Belgium.
Benini (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Benin.
Bjellorusia (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Belarus.
Brunei (Country) Malay, Albanian, Basque, Belarusian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, Georgian, German, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Luxembourgish, Mongolian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Swedish, Tagalog, Tajik, Turkish, Ukrainian
Probably derived from the name of the island of Borneo, which in turn is most likely from Sanskrit वरुण (váruṇa) meaning "ocean, water". A local legend suggests that the name may be derived from the phrase baru nah meaning "there!" or "that's it!", which was supposedly declared by Muhammad Shah, Brunei's first sultan... [more]
Bullgari (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Bulgaria
Bullgaria (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Bulgaria.
Burundi (Country) Afrikaans, Albanian, Azerbaijani, Basque, Bosnian, Breton, Bulgarian, Burmese, Catalan, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Faroese, Finnish, French, Georgian, German, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Luxembourgish, Macedonian, Malay, Maltese, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovene, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Tagalog, Turkish, Ukrainian
The name of the Country in East Africa. Burundi, officially the Republic of Burundi, is a landlocked country in the African Great Lakes region of East Africa, bordered by Rwanda to the north, Tanzania to the east and south, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west.
Çadi (Country & Body of Water) Albanian
Albanian form of Chad.
Çeçenia (Political Subdivision) Albanian
Albanian form of Chechnya.
Çekia (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Čechy, used as a name for the Czech Republic.
Danimarka (Country) Albanian, Azerbaijani, Basque, Crimean Tatar, Maltese, Turkish
Form of Denmark used in various languages.
Egjipti (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Egypt.
Evroazia (Region) Albanian
Albanian form of Eurasia.
Evropa (Region) Abkhaz, Albanian, Armenian, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Czech, Faroese, Georgian, Kyrgyz, Macedonian, Russian, Serbian, Slovene
Form of Europa (see Europe) used in various languages as well as an Armenian and Russian alternate transcription of Yevropa.
Ferizaj (Settlement) Albanian
Albanian name of a city in Kosovo.
Filipinet (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Philippines.
Finlanda (Country) Albanian, Romanian
Albanian and Romanian form of Finland.
Franca (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of France.
Gaboni (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Gabon.
Gjermania (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Germania (see Germany).
Grenada (Country) Afrikaans, Albanian, Armenian, Basque, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, Georgian, German, Greek, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Italian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Malay, Maltese, Mongolian, Norwegian, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovene, Swedish, Tagalog, Tajik, Turkish, Uzbek
Probably from Granada, the name of a city in Andalusia, Spain, which is derived from Arabic غَرْنَاطَة‎ (ḡarnāṭa) possibly meaning "hill of strangers". This is the name of an island country in the Caribbean.
Greqia (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Graecia (see Greece).
Hondurasi (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Honduras
Indi (Country) Albanian
Means India in Albanian.
Iraku (Country) Albanian, Japanese
Albanian and Japanese form of Iraq.
Irani (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Iran.
Islanda (Country & Island) Albanian, Italian, Romanian
Albanian, Italian and Romanian form of Iceland.
Izraeli (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Israel.
Japoni (Country) Albanian
Means Japan in Albanian.
Jemeni (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Yemen.
Jerevani (Settlement) Albanian
Albanian form of Yerevan.
Kamboxhia (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Cambodia.
Kameruni (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Cameroon.
Kanadë (Country) Albanian
Means Canada in Albanian.
Katalonia (Political Subdivision & Region) Albanian, Armenian, Finnish, Georgian, Greek, Polish
Form of Catalonia.
Katari (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Qatar.
Kazakistani (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Kazakhstan.
Kirgizistani (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Kyrgyzstan.
Komoret (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Comoros.
Krimea (Country, Political Subdivision & Region) Albanian, Indonesian, Malay, Maltese
Albanian, Indonesian, Malay, and Maltese form of Crimea.
Kroacia (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Croatia.
Kuvajti (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Kuwait.
Laosi (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Laos.
Letonia (Country) Albanian, Greek, Romanian, Spanish
Albanian, Greek, Romanian and Spanish form of Latvia via its New Latin name Lettonia.
Libani (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Lebanon.
Livonia (Region) History, Albanian, Aragonese, Asturian, Basque, English, Galician, Indonesian, Italian, Romanian, Spanish
Livonia was a historic region in the Baltic, located approximately in present-day southern Estonia and northern Latvia... [more]
Madagaskari (Country & Island) Albanian, Georgian, Greek
Albanian, Georgian and Greek form of Madagascar.
Malajzia (Country) Albanian, Hungarian, Slovak
Albanian, Hungarian and Slovak form of Malaysia.
Mali (Country) Afrikaans, Albanian, Arabic, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Basque, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Burmese, Catalan, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, Georgian, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Lao, Latvian, Luxembourgish, Macedonian, Malay, Mongolian, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Sinhalese, Slovak, Slovene, Swedish, Tagalog, Tajik, Tatar, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Uzbek
From the name of the Mali Empire, which was derived from Mandinka or Bambara mali meaning "hippopotamus" or "the place where the king lives". This is the name of a landlocked country in West Africa.
Mali I Zi (Country) Albanian
Means "black mountain" in Albanian. It's the Albanian form of Montenegro.
Maroku (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Morocco.
Mauritania (Country) Albanian, English, Finnish, Indonesian, Italian, Malay, Norwegian, Romanian, Spanish, Filipino, Tagalog
From Latin Maurītānia, itself from Maurus meaning "Moor", a historical name for the Muslims that inhabited Northern Africa and the Iberian Peninsula during the Middle Ages. This is the name of a country in West Africa.
Meksikë (Country) Albanian
Means Mexico in Albanian.
Mozambiku (Country & Island) Albanian
Albanian form of Mozambique.
Namibia (Country) Albanian, Arabic, Armenian, Danish, English, Finnish, Georgian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Romanian, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Tagalog, Thai, Urdu
From the name of the Namib Desert, derived from Khoekhoe namib meaning "desert" or "vast place". This is the name of a country in southern Africa.
Nepali (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Nepal.
Nepxhidou (Settlement) Albanian
Albanian form of Naypyidaw.
Norvegji (Country) Albanian
Means Norway in Albanian.
Omani (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Oman.
Pakistani (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Pakistan.
Parisi (Settlement) Albanian, Greek
Albanian and Greek form of Paris.
Portugalia (Country) Albanian, Armenian, Georgian, Polish, Romanian
Albanian, Armenian, Georgian, Polish and Romanian form of Portugal.
Rusi (Country) Albanian
Means Russia in Albanian.
Senegali (Country) Albanian, Georgian, Greek
Albanian, Georgian and Greek form of Senegal.
Shkup (Settlement) Albanian
Albanian form of Skopje.
Shqipëria (Country) Albanian
From shqip, the ethnic name of the Albanian people, which is of uncertain origin. It may be a calque of Proto-Slavic slověne meaning "Slavs" (through Albanian shqipoj meaning "to speak clearly") or from Albanian shkabë meaning "eagle"... [more]
Siberia (Region) Albanian, Basque, English, Italian, Romanian, Spanish
Meaning uncertain. One theory suggests its derivation from Siberian Tatar Sib Ir meaning "sleeping land", while another suggests an origin from the ethonym Sirtya, Syopyr, an ethnic group which spoke a language that evolved into the Ugric languages... [more]
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]
Sinkiang (Political Subdivision & Region) Albanian, Finnish, Portuguese, Spanish
Albanian, Finnish, Portuguese, and Spanish form of Xinjiang.
Skocia (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Scotland via its Latin form Scotia.
Spanja (Country) Albanian, Maltese
Albanian and Maltese form of Hispania (see Spain).
Spanjë (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Spain
Sri Lanka (Country & Island) Afrikaans, Albanian, Basque, Catalan, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Indonesian, Italian, Malay, Maltese, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish
From Sinhalese ශ්‍රී ලංකාව (ś‍rī laṁkāva) meaning "holy island", derived from Sanskrit श्री (śrī) meaning "holy, sacred" and लङ्का (laṅkā) meaning "island"... [more]
Stambolli (Region) Albanian
Albanian form of Istanbul.
Stokholmi (Settlement) Meänkieli, Albanian
Means Stockholm in Albanian and Meänkieli (one of five minority languages in Sweden).
Sudani (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Sudan.
Suedia (Country) Albanian, Basque, Romanian
Albanian, Basque and Romanian form of Sweden
Surinami (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Suriname.
Tajlanda (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Thailand.
Taxhikistani (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Tajikistan.
Togo (Country) Afrikaans, Albanian, Basque, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Burmese, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, Georgian, German, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Korean, Latvian, Luxembourgish, Macedonian, Malay, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovene, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish
Means "land where lagoons lie" from Ewe to meaning "water" and go meaning "shore". Togo, officially the Togolese Republic, is a country in West Africa bordered by Ghana to the west, Benin to the east and Burkina Faso to the north.
Tokjo (Settlement) Albanian, Maltese
Albanian and Maltese form of Tokyo.
Tunizia (Country) Albanian, Breton
Albanian and Breton form of Tunisia.
Turkmenistani (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Turkmenistan.
Turqi (Country) Albanian
Means Turkey in Albanian.
Turqia (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Turkey.
Uzbekistani (Country) Albanian
Albanian form of Uzbekistan.
Vietnami (Country) Albanian, Georgian
Albanian and Georgian form of Vietnam.