List of country subdivisions named after people

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This is a list of country subdivisions named after people. It details the name of the country subdivision and eponym. The etymology is generally referenced in the article about the person or the administrative division.

This is a summary from List of etymologies of country subdivision names.

Australia[edit]

Bermuda[edit]

Brazil[edit]

Canada[edit]

This is a summary of Canadian provincial name etymologies.

Chile[edit]

Colombia[edit]

Dominican Republic[edit]

Ecuador[edit]

Estonia[edit]

  • Valga – from German family names de Walco or de Walko.

France[edit]

Jamaica[edit]

Mexico[edit]

New Zealand[edit]

Norway[edit]

Papua New Guinea[edit]

Paraguay[edit]

Philippines[edit]

This is a summary of Philippine provincial name etymologies.

Romania[edit]

This is a summary from Etymological list of counties of Romania

Russia[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

Dependencies

United States[edit]

This is a summary from List of U.S. state name etymologies.

Related lists:

Uruguay[edit]

Venezuela[edit]

See also[edit]