Names with Relationship "from place name"

This is a list of names in which the relationship is from place name.
There are 69 names matching your criteria.

ÁFRICA   f   Spanish
Spanish form of AFRICA (1)... [more]
AFRICA (1)   f   African American (Rare)
From the name of the continent, which is of Latin origin, possibly from the Afri people who lived near Carthage in North Africa... [more]
AMERICA   f   English
In the English-speaking world, this name is usually given in reference to the United States of America (see AMERIGO)... [more]
ARARAT   m   Armenian
From the name of a mountain in eastern Turkey (formerly part of Armenia), the place where Noah's Ark came to rest according to the Old Testament.
ASIA (1)   f   English (Modern), Italian (Modern)
From the name of the continent, which is perhaps derived from Akkadian asu, meaning "east".
BERLIN   f   Various
From the name of the city in Germany, which is of uncertain meaning.
BRISTOL   m   English (Rare)
From the name of the city in southwest England which means "the site of the bridge".
BROOKLYN   f   English (Modern)
From the name of the borough of New York City, originally derived from Dutch Breukelen meaning "broken land"... [more]
CAIRO   m   English (Rare)
From the name of the city in Egypt, called القاهرة (al-Qahirah) in Arabic, meaning "the victorious".
CARME (1)   f   Galician, Catalan
Galician and Catalan form of CARMEL
CARMEL   f   English, Jewish
From the title of the Virgin Mary Our Lady of Carmel... [more]
CARMELA   f   Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of CARMEL
CARMELO   m   Spanish, Italian
Spanish and Italian masculine form of CARMEL
CARMO   m & f   Portuguese
Portuguese form of CARMEL
CAVAN   m   English
Either from the name of the Irish county, which is derived from Irish cabhán "hollow", or else from the Irish surname CAVAN.
CHELSEA   f   English
From the name of a district in London, originally derived from Old English and meaning "landing place for chalk or limestone"... [more]
CHINA   f   English (Modern)
From the name of the Asian country, ultimately derived from Qin, the name of a dynasty that ruled there in the 3rd century BC.
DEE   f & m   English
Short form of names beginning with D... [more]
DEVON   m & f   English
Variant of DEVIN... [more]
EDEN   f & m   Hebrew, English (Modern)
Means "place of pleasure" in Hebrew... [more]
EIREANN   f   English (Rare), Irish (Rare)
From Éireann, the genitive case of Gaelic Éire, meaning "Ireland"... [more]
ÉRIU   f   Irish Mythology
From the name of an Irish goddess, who according to legend gave her name to Ireland (which is called Éire in Irish)... [more]
FÁTIMA   f   Portuguese, Spanish
From the name of a town in Portugal, which is derived from the Arabic feminine name FATIMAH, apparently after a Moorish princess who converted to Christianity during the Reconquista... [more]
FIRAT   m   Turkish
From the Turkish name of the Euphrates River, which was derived from Old Persian Ufratu, itself derived from Elamite or Sumerian.
FRANCE   f   French
From the name of the country, sometimes considered a feminine form of FRANK (1) or short form of FRANÇOISE, both of which are ultimately related to the name of the country.
FRANCISCUS   m   Late Roman, Dutch
Original form of FRANCIS
GIORDANO   m   Italian
Italian form of JORDAN
INDIA   f   English
From the name of the country, which is itself derived from the name of the Indus River... [more]
INDIANA   f & m   English
From the name of the American state, which means "land of the Indians"... [more]
IRELAND   f   English (Modern)
From the name of the European island country, derived from Irish Gaelic Éire, which may mean something like "abundant land" in Old Irish.
ITALIA   f   Italian
From the Italian name of the country of Italy, Italia (see ITALUS).
ITALUS   m   Roman Mythology
Means "of Italy" in Latin... [more]
JORDAAN   m   Dutch
Dutch form of JORDAN
JORDÁN   m   Spanish
Spanish form of JORDAN
JORDAN   m & f   English, Macedonian
From the name of the river which flows between the countries of Jordan and Israel... [more]
JORDANES   m   Ancient Germanic
Germanic name, probably related to the Norse element jord meaning "land"... [more]
JORDÃO   m   Portuguese
Portuguese form of JORDAN
JOURDAIN   m   French
French form of JORDAN
KENYA (2)   f   English, African American
From the name of the African country... [more]
KERRY   m & f   English
From the name of the Irish county, called Ciarraí in Irish Gaelic, which means "CIAR's people".
KIMBERLEY   f   English
Variant of KIMBERLY
KIMBERLY   f   English
From the name of the city of Kimberley in South Africa, which was named after Lord KIMBERLEY (1826-1902)... [more]
KOBE (2)   m   Various
From the name of the city in Japan... [more]
LONDON   f & m   English (Modern)
From the name of the capital city of the United Kingdom, the meaning of which is uncertain... [more]
LORENA (1)   f   Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Croatian
Spanish, Portuguese and Italian form of LORRAINE
LORRAINE   f   English
From the name of a region in France, originally meaning "kingdom of LOTHAR"... [more]
MACARENA   f   Spanish
From the name of a barrio (district) in Seville, which got its name from a temple which may have been named for a person Macarius (see MACARIO)... [more]
MAYLIS   f   French
From the name of a town in southern France, possibly derived from Occitan mair "mother" and French lys "lily"... [more]
MONTANA   f & m   English (Modern)
From the name of the American state, which is derived from Latin montanus "mountainous".
NAZARENUS   m   Late Roman
Latin form of NAZZARENO
NAZARIUS   m   Late Roman
Latin form of NAZARIO
NUBIA   f   Various
From the name of the ancient region and kingdom in Africa, south of Egypt... [more]
ODESSA   f   Various
From the name of a Ukrainian city that sits on the north coast of the Black Sea... [more]
PARIS (2)   f   Various
From the name of the capital city of France, which got its name from the ancient Celtic tribe known as the Parisii.
PHILADELPHIA   f   English (Rare)
From the name of a city in Asia Minor mentioned in Revelation in the New Testament... [more]
RAVENNA   f   English (Rare)
Either an elaboration of RAVEN, or else from the name of the city of Ravenna in Italy.
ROMA (2)   f   Various
From the name of the Italian city, commonly called Rome in English.
ROMAEUS   m   Late Roman
Latin form of ROMEO
ROMANUS   m   Late Roman
Latin form of ROMAN
ROMULUS   m   Roman Mythology
Means "of Rome" in Latin... [more]
SHANNON   f & m   English
From the name of the River Shannon, the longest river in Ireland, called Abha na tSionainn in Irish... [more]
SHARON   f   English
From an Old Testament place name, in Hebrew שָׁרוֹן (Sharon), which means "plain", referring to the fertile plain near the coast of Israel... [more]
SIONANN   f   Irish Mythology
The name of an Irish goddess, a granddaughter of Lir, who was the personification of the River Shannon... [more]
SKYE   f   English (Modern)
From the name of the Isle of Skye off the west coast of Scotland... [more]
TRENTON   m   English
From the name of a New Jersey city established in the 17th century by William Trent... [more]
TYRONE   m   English
From the name of a county in Northern Ireland which is derived from Irish Gaelic Tir Eoghain meaning "land of EOGHAN"... [more]
YAMUNA   f   Indian
From the name of an Indian river, which is possibly derived from the name of the goddess YAMI.
YARDEN   m & f   Hebrew
Hebrew form of JORDAN
YORDAN   m   Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of JORDAN
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