Uyghur Submitted Place Names

Uyghur names are used by the Uyghur people in western China.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Asiya ئاسىيا (Region) Azerbaijani, Crimean Tatar, Hausa, Telugu, Uyghur
Form of Asia.
Baghdad باغداد‎ (Settlement) English, Italian, Malay, Uyghur
From Arabic بغداد (baḡdād), itself from Persian بغداد‎ (baǧdâd), probably from Middle Persian bgdt, meaning "given by god", from Old Persian *Bagadātaʰ... [more]
Beyjing بېيجىڭ (Settlement) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Beijing.
Daghistan داغىستان (Political Subdivision) Avar, Dargin, Arabic, Uyghur
Avar, Dargin, Arabic, and Uyghur form of Dagestan.
Enqere ئەنقەرە (Settlement) Kurdish, Uyghur
Kurdish and Uyghur form of Ankara.
Filippin فىلىپپىن (Country) Azerbaijani, Kabyle, Kyrgyz, Lao, Mongolian, Tajik, Thai, Uyghur, Uzbek
Form of Philippines.
Hawana ھاۋانا‎ (Settlement) Chinese, Polish, Thai, Uyghur
Chinese, Polish, Thai and Uyghur form of Havana.
Hindistan ھىندىستان (Country) Azerbaijani, Karakalpak, Kumyk, Kurdish, Turkish, Turkmen, Uyghur
Form of Hendustan.
Ispaniye ئىسپانىيە (Country) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Hispania (see Spain).
Istanbul ئىستانبۇل (Settlement) Arabic, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Danish, English, Finnish, French, German, Hindi, Indonesian, Italian, Macedonian, Malay, Maltese, Norwegian, Romanian, Serbian, Slovak, Swedish, Tagalog, Tajik, Thai, Urdu, Uyghur, Uzbek
From Turkish İstanbul, which comes from a misinterpretation of the Medieval Greek phrase εἰς τὴν Πόλιν (eis tḗn pólin) meaning "to the City", a colloquial name for the city of Constantinople (reflecting its status as the only major city in the vicinity)... [more]
Kaliforniye كالىفورنىيە‎ (Political Subdivision) Uyghur
Uyghur form of California.
Kambodzha كامبودژا‎ (Country) Belarusian, Bulgarian, Kazakh, Russian, Ukrainian, Uyghur
Form of Cambodia.
Liwiye لىۋىيە‎ (Country) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Libya.
Medine مەدىنە (Settlement) Kazakh, Turkish, Uyghur
Kazakh, Turkish, and Uyghur form of Medina.
Mekke مەككە (Settlement) Kazakh, Turkish, Uyghur
Kazakh, Turkish, and Uyghur form of Mecca.
Mongghuliye موڭغۇلىيە (Country, Political Subdivision & Region) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Mongolia.
Namibiye نامىبىيە (Country) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Namibia.
Oman ئومان (Country) Afrikaans, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Basque, Bengali, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Burmese, Catalan, Croatian, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Kazakh, Korean, Kurdish, Kyrgyz, Luxembourgish, Macedonian, Malay, Maltese, Mongolian, Norwegian, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovene, Swedish, Tagalog, Thai, Turkmen, Ukrainian, Uyghur
From Arabic عمان‎ (ʿUmān), which is of disputed etymology. It may be from Arabic عُمَانَة (ʿumāna), a byname for the historical city of Sohar (presently located in Al Batinah North Governorate, Oman), which is probably derived from the root ع م ن‎ (ʿ-m-n) meaning "to settle, to remain, to dwell"... [more]
Parizh پارىژ (Settlement) Bulgarian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Russian, Uyghur
Form of Paris.
Qatar قاتار (Country) Arabic, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, Hindi, Indonesian, Italian, Malay, Maltese, Norwegian, Persian, Romanian, Swedish, Tagalog, Tajik, Urdu, Uyghur, Uzbek
From Catharrei, the name given to the inhabitants of region by Roman writer Pliny the Elder, which may have been based on the name of a local settlement. The name Catara was later used by Greek astronomer Ptolemy to refer to the peninsula, which was eventually transmitted into Arabic... [more]
Qazan قازان (Settlement) Arabic, Avar, Bashkir, Karachay-Balkar, Kazakh, Lak, Ossetian, Urdu, Uyghur
Form of Kazan.
Qazaqistan قازاقىستان, Қазақистан (Country) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Kazakhstan.
Shinjang شىنجاڭ‎ (Political Subdivision & Region) Uyghur, Kazakh, Kyrgyz
Uyghur form of Xinjiang as well as an alternate transcription of Kazakh and Kyrgyz Shinzhang.
Surinam سۇرىنام (Country) Arabic, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dhivehi, English, Hindi, Kazakh, Korean, Kyrgyz, Luxembourgish, Macedonian, Maltese, Mongolian, Nepali, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovene, Swedish, Tajik, Thai, Turkish, Turkmen, Urdu, Uyghur, Uzbek
English variant of Suriname as well as the standard name for the country in several languages.
Timpu تىمپۇ (Settlement) Georgian, Tamil, Uyghur
Georgian, Tamil, and Uyghur form of Thimphu.
Tunis تۇنىس (Country & Settlement) Arabic, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Belarusian, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Indonesian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Macedonian, Malay, Norwegian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Swedish, Tagalog, Tajik, Ukrainian, Urdu, Uyghur, Uzbek
Meaning uncertain, possibly from the Tamazight root ens meaning "to lie down, to pass the night" or from the name of the Phoenician goddess Tanith... [more]
Türkmenistan تۈركمەنىستان (Country) Turkmen, Crimean Tatar, Estonian, Gagauz, Turkish, Uyghur
Form of Turkmenistan.
Ürümchi ئۈرۈمچى (Settlement) Uyghur
Uyghur form of Ürümqi.
Watikan ۋاتىكان (Country) Turkmen, Uyghur
Turkmen and Uyghur form of Vatican.
Yemen يەمەن (Country) Bulgarian, Chinese, Danish, English, Italian, Kazakh, Korean, Kurdish, Kyrgyz, Mongolian, Romanian, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Thai, Turkish, Uyghur
From Arabic اليمن (al-Yaman) which is probably from يَمِين (yamīn) meaning "right (hand), south". This is the name of a country in Western Asia.