Indian Submitted Place Names
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
DARJEELING (Other) Indian
Darjeeling India is a part of India and is well known because Mother Teresa (1910-1997) went there in 1929 for missionary reasons.
ISLAMABAD (Settlement) Urdu, English
Means "city of Islam", a combination of اسلام (Islām)
referring to the monotheistic religion and the Persian آباد (ābād)
"city, building, habitation". This is the name of the capital city of Pakistan
LAKARI (Settlement) Urdu
Locational name, named for the town in India. The town's name is Urdu
and means "wood".
MEGHALAYA (Political Subdivision) Indian
Means "abode of clouds" in Sanskrit. This is the name of a state in northeastern India.
SINDH (Political Subdivision & Region) Urdu, Sindhi, English
, the Sanskrit name of the Indus
River; ultimately from the Sanskrit सिन्धु (síndhu)
meaning "river, stream". This is the name of a province in southeastern Pakistan
, the ancestral home of the Sindhi people.