List of places named after peace

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The following is a list of geographic names denoting the concept of peace, in their respective language.

Languages in this list[edit]

  • Makmur - Arabic (Tranquility)
  • Salaam - Arabic
  • 安平 - Chinese, Mandarin (An'ping) or 平安 (Ping'an) or simply 安 (An)
  • 长安 - Chinese, Mandarin (Chang'an, eternal peace)
  • 和平 - Chinese, Mandarin (He'ping) or 平和 (Ping'he)
  • 安 - Chinese, Teochew & Cantonese (On)
  • Peace - English
  • Paix - French
  • Salem - Hebrew
  • 平安 - Japanese (Hei'an)
  • 平和 - Japanese (Heiwa)
  • Sentosa - Malay
  • Mir, Myr - Russian, Ukrainian
  • Paz - Spanish
  • สันติภาพ, สันติ - Santiphap, Santi - Thai and Lao
  • An Bình - Vietnamese equivalent of Chinese An'Ping

List[edit]

Argentina[edit]

Bolivia[edit]

Brunei[edit]

Canada[edit]

China, PRC[edit]

Colombia[edit]

Costa Rica[edit]

Egypt[edit]

El Salvador[edit]

Germany[edit]

Haiti[edit]

Honduras[edit]

Indonesia[edit]

  • Province of Aceh, full name Naggroe Aceh Darussalam

Iran[edit]

Israel, Palestine[edit]

Japan[edit]

Malaysia[edit]

  • Pahang state, Darul Makmur 'Abode of Tranquility' in Arabic

Mali[edit]

Mexico[edit]

North Korea[edit]

  • Hwapyong County, cognate of Chinese He'ping
  • Pyongan Province, North Korea (평안 = 平安 meaning peace)
  • Pyongyang, 평양 derived from 平壤, Peaceful Land (once formerly Chang'an; or 'eternal peace')

Philippines[edit]

Portugal[edit]

  • Beja, Portugal (from Latin Pax Julia via Arabic Baja)

Singapore[edit]

  • Sentosa island, from Malay 'peace'

South Africa[edit]

Spain[edit]

Sweden[edit]

Taiwan, ROC[edit]

Tanzania[edit]

Thailand[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

United States[edit]

Ukraine[edit]

Uruguay[edit]

Vietnam[edit]

Other[edit]

List of places indirectly named after peace[edit]

See also[edit]