Yakut Submitted Place Names

Yakut names are used by the Yakut (or Sakha) people of Siberia.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Khalyma Халыма (Body of Water & River) Yakut
From Tundra Yukhagir kulumaa meaning river.
Sakha Саха (Political Subdivision) Yakut, Russian
From the name of the Sakha (Yakut) people, which is derived from Turkic jaka meaning "collar, edge". This is the name of a Russian federal republic also known as Yakutia.
Ytyk-Kyuyol Ытык-Кюёль, Ытык-Күөл (Settlement) Russian, Yakut
A settlement in Yakutia, Russia. It is named for a nearby lake, whose name literally means "Sacred Lake" in the Yakut language.
Yungyuele Үнгүөлэ, Юнгюэле (Region, Settlement, Body of Water & River) Yakut, Russian