are used by Lezgian
speakers in Dagestan, a republic of Russia.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
AFRIKA Африка (Region) Abkhaz, Afrikaans, Albanian, Armenian, Avar, Azerbaijani, Bashkir, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Chechen, Circassian, Crimean Tatar, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Gagauz, German, Hungarian, Indonesian, Ingush, Karakalpak, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Lezgin, Lithuanian, Luxembourgish, Macedonian, Malay, Norwegian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovene, Swedish, Tatar, Turkish, Turkmen, Tuvan, Uzbek, Yakut
Form of AFRICA
KAVKAZ Къавкъаз (Region) Avar, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Chechen, Chuvash, Croatian, Czech, Ingush, Karachay-Balkar, Kazakh, Lezgin, Macedonian, Ossetian, Russian, Serbian, Slovene, Tatar, Ukrainian, Uzbek
Form of CAUCASUS
KAZAN Казань (Settlement) Tatar, Afrikaans, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Belarusian, Bulgarian, Buryat, Chechen, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, Hindi, Indonesian, Ingush, Japanese, Kurdish, Kyrgyz, Lezgin, Malay, Mongolian, Norwegian, Persian, Romanian, Russian, Slovene, Swedish, Tagalog, Turkish, Turkmen, Ukrainian, Yakut
Probably from Turkic qazan
meaning "kettle, cauldron". This is the name of the capital city of Tatarstan
SANKT-PETERBURG Санкт-Петербург (Settlement) Russian, Bashkir, Buryat, Chuvash, Indonesian, Ingush, Kalmyk, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Lak, Lezgin, Mongolian, Tajik, Tatar, Turkish, Turkmen, Udmurt, Uzbek, Yakut
Form of SAINT PETERSBURG
TURKMENISTAN Туьркменистан (Country) Abkhaz, Afrikaans, Avar, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chuvash, Circassian, Croatian, Danish, Dutch, English, Faroese, Finnish, German, Indonesian, Italian, Lezgin, Macedonian, Malay, Norwegian, Polish, Romanian, Serbian, Slovene, Swedish, Tagalog, Ukrainian
From Turkmen Türkmenistan
, from the ethnic name Türkmen
combined with the Persian suffix -ستان (-stan)
meaning "land of". The ethnic name is believed by some to mean "resembling a Turk" or "co-Turk", from the name of the Turkic peoples combined with the Sogdian suffix -myn
URUMCHI Урумчи (Settlement) Uyghur, Armenian, Bulgarian, Chechen, Chuvash, Georgian, Hindi, Lezgin, Ossetian, Russian, Ukrainian, Urdu, Uzbek
Uyghur alternate transcription of ÜRÜMCHI
as well as the form of ÜRÜMQI
used in various languages.