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Country Names in Many Languages

All countries of the world have different names in different languages. Some countries have also undergone name changes for political or other reasons. This page attempts to give all known alternative names for all nations, countries and sovereign states. It does not offer any opinion about what the "original", "official", "real", or "correct" name of any country is or was. These are the most popular countries followed by the names in other languages. For more list, please click the country name:

Country Other Languages
United States
  • Amerika Birleşik Devletleri (Turkish)
  • Amerika Gasshūkoku - アメリカ合衆国 (Japanese)
  • Amerika Serikat (AS) (Indonesian)
  • Estados Unidos de América (Spanish)
  • Vereinigte Staaten von Amerika (German)
  • Verenigde State van Amerika (Afrikaans)
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China
  • Chūgoku - 中国 (Japanese)
  • Cīn - चीन (Hindi)
  • Jungguk / Chungguk - 중국 (Korean)
  • Kitaj - Китай (Bulgarian, Russian)
  • Kina (Albanian, Bosnian, Croatian, Danish, Faroese, Norwegian, Swedish)
  • Tsina (Central Bikolano, Filipino/Tagalog)
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Russia
  • Krievija (Latvian)
  • Reosia / Rŏsia - 러시아 (Korean)
  • Rūs - रूस (Hindi)
  • Rusia (Indonesian, Malay, Romanian, Spanish)
  • Rusland (Afrikaans, Danish, Dutch)
  • Rusya (Filipino/Tagalog, Turkish)
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Japan
  • Giappone (Italian)
  • Iaponía - Ιαπωνία (Greek)
  • Japão (Portuguese)
  • Rusia (Indonesian, Malay, Romanian, Spanish)
  • Nippon or Nihon - 日本 (Japanese)
  • Yaponiya - Япoния (Bashkir, Bulgarian, Russian)
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Germany
  • Almānīya (Arabic, Persian, Urdu)
  • Deutschland (German)
  • Dogil / Togil - 독일(獨逸) (Korean)
  • Germania (Italian, Latin, Romanian, Romansh, Venetian)
  • Jerman (Indonesian, Malay)
  • Tyskland (Danish, Norwegian, Swedish)
  • see all

Want to learn more? Check out other nation names in many different languages below: