Countries that have more than one name

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What India is for the world, it is India or Hindustan for many people living in this country. Similarly, the Japanese call their country Nippon. There are other countries in the world that have more than one name.

Russia

What we know by name from Russia in English and from Russia in Hindi is called Rosia in Russian language.

China

The name of an emerging world superpower is China or China for the world, but in Chinese language its name is Chungkuo.

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Bhutan

The people of Bhutan, a close neighbor of India, call their country Druk Yule in the local language.

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Maldives

Madaliv is the smallest country in South Asia, located on islands in the Indian Ocean. It is called Dhivehi Raje in local Dhivehi language.

Switzerland

The name of Switzerland is different in the four languages ​​spoken there, French, German, Italian and Romansh. It is called Suis, Shwats, Swejara and Swejra respectively.

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Germany

Whenever it comes to powerful machines, luxurious cars and technology, Germany’s name is on everyone’s tongue. But in German it is called Deutschaland.

Poland

Germany’s neighboring Poland is named Polska in the local Polish language. It is the fifth most populous country in the European Union, with a population of 3.85 crore.

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Greece

Greece, the favorite destination of tourists around the world, is now in the news due to refugee and economic crisis. His name is Helas in the Greek language.

Armenia

Armenia borders Iran, Turkey, Azerbaijan and Georgia. The name of this country is Hayastan in the local Armenian language.

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Croatia

This country of Europe is famous for its beautiful beaches and natural beauty. The name of Croatia is Hrvatska in the local language.

Egypt

The birthplace of one of the oldest civilizations in the world is named in English. But in the local Arabic language it is called Egypt.

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North Korea and South Korea

North Korea, which is among the most isolated countries of the world, is locally called Choson. Similarly, South Korea is called Hanguk in Korean.

Tunisia

The world knows the name of Tunisia as the birthplace of the 2011 Arab Revolution. But it is called Tunes in the local Arabic language.

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