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Government > Country name > Local long form: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: This entry is derived from Government > Country name, which includes all forms of the country's name approved by the US Board on Geographic Names (Italy is used as an example): conventional long form (Italian Republic), conventional short form (Italy), local long form (Repubblica Italiana), local short form (Italia), former (Kingdom of Italy), as well as the abbreviation. Also see the Terminology note..

COUNTRY DESCRIPTION
AfghanistanAfghanistan Jamhuri-ye Islami-ye Afghanistan
AlbaniaAlbania Republika e Shqiperise
AlgeriaAlgeria Al Jumhuriyah al Jaza'iriyah ad Dimuqratiyah ash Sha'biyah
AndorraAndorra Principat d'Andorra
AngolaAngola Republica de Angola
ArgentinaArgentina Republica Argentina
ArmeniaArmenia Hayastani Hanrapetut'yun
AustriaAustria Republik Oesterreich
AzerbaijanAzerbaijan Azarbaycan Respublikasi
BahrainBahrain Mamlakat al Bahrayn
BangladeshBangladesh Gana Prajatantri Bangladesh
BelarusBelarus Respublika Byelarus'/Respublika Belarus'
BelgiumBelgium Royaume de Belgique/Koninkrijk Belgie/Koenigreich Belgien
BeninBenin Republique du Benin
BhutanBhutan Druk Gyalkhap
BoliviaBolivia Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia
Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia+ none
BotswanaBotswana Republic of Botswana
BrazilBrazil Republica Federativa do Brasil
BruneiBrunei Negara Brunei Darussalam
BulgariaBulgaria Republika Balgariya
Burkina FasoBurkina Faso none
BurmaBurma Pyidaungzu Myanma Naingngandaw (translated by the US Government as Union of Myanma and by the Burmese as Union of Myanmar)
BurundiBurundi Republique du Burundi/Republika y'u Burundi
CambodiaCambodia Preahreacheanachakr Kampuchea (phonetic pronunciation)
CameroonCameroon Republique du Cameroun/Republic of Cameroon
Cape VerdeCape Verde Republica de Cabo Verde
Central African RepublicCentral Africa Republique Centrafricaine
ChadChad Republique du Tchad/Jumhuriyat Tshad
ChileChile Republica de Chile
ChinaChina Zhonghua Renmin Gongheguo
Clipperton IslandClipperton none
ColombiaColombia Republica de Colombia
ComorosComoros Udzima wa Komori (Comorian); Union des Comores (French); Jumhuriyat al Qamar al Muttahidah (Arabic)
Congo, Republic of theCongo, Republic of the Republique du Congo
Costa RicaCosta Rica Republica de Costa Rica
Cote d'IvoireCote d'Ivoire Republique de Cote d'Ivoire
CroatiaCroatia Republika Hrvatska
CubaCuba Republica de Cuba
CyprusCyprus Kypriaki Dimokratia/Kibris Cumhuriyeti
Czech RepublicCzech Republic Ceska republika
Democratic Republic of the CongoCongo, DR. Republique Democratique du Congo
DenmarkDenmark Kongeriget Danmark
DjiboutiDjibouti Republique de Djibouti/Jumhuriyat Jibuti
Dominican RepublicDominican Rep. Republica Dominicana
East TimorEast Timor Republika Demokratika Timor Lorosa'e [Tetum]; Republica Democratica de Timor-Leste [Portuguese]
EcuadorEcuador Republica del Ecuador
EgyptEgypt Jumhuriyat Misr al-Arabiyah
El SalvadorEl Salvador Republica de El Salvador
Equatorial GuineaEqu. Guinea Republica de Guinea Ecuatorial/Republique de Guinee equatoriale
EritreaEritrea Hagere Ertra
EstoniaEstonia Eesti Vabariik
EthiopiaEthiopia Ityop'iya Federalawi Demokrasiyawi Ripeblik
Faroe IslandsFaroe Islands none
Federated States of MicronesiaMicronesia Federated States of Micronesia
FijiFiji Republic of Fiji/Matanitu ko Viti
FinlandFinland Suomen tasavalta/Republiken Finland
FranceFrance Republique francaise
French PolynesiaFr. Polynesia Pays d'outre-mer de la Polynesie Francaise
French Southern and Antarctic LandsFrench Antarctic+ Territoire des Terres Australes et Antarctiques Francaises
GabonGabon Republique Gabonaise
Gaza StripGaza Strip none
GeorgiaGeorgia none
GermanyGermany Bundesrepublik Deutschland
GreeceGreece Elliniki Dimokratia
GreenlandGreenland none
GuamGuam Guahan
GuatemalaGuatemala Republica de Guatemala
GuineaGuinea Republique de Guinee
Guinea-BissauGuinea-Bissau Republica da Guine-Bissau
HaitiHaiti Republique d'Haiti/Repiblik d' Ayiti
Holy See (Vatican City)Vatican City La Santa Sede (Stato della Citta del Vaticano)
HondurasHonduras Republica de Honduras
Hong KongHong Kong Xianggang Tebie Xingzhengqu
HungaryHungary none
IcelandIceland Lydveldid Island
IndiaIndia Republic of India/Bharatiya Ganarajya
IndonesiaIndonesia Republik Indonesia
IranIran Jomhuri-ye Eslami-ye Iran
IraqIraq Jumhuriyat al-Iraq/Komar-i Eraq
IrelandIreland none
IsraelIsrael Medinat Yisra'el
ItalyItaly Repubblica Italiana
JapanJapan Nihon-koku/Nippon-koku
JordanJordan Al Mamlakah al Urduniyah al Hashimiyah
KazakhstanKazakhstan Qazaqstan Respublikasy
KenyaKenya Republic of Kenya/Jamhuri ya Kenya
KiribatiKiribati Republic of Kiribati
KosovoKosovo Republika e Kosoves (Republika Kosovo)
KuwaitKuwait Dawlat al Kuwayt
KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstan Kyrgyz Respublikasy
LaosLaos Sathalanalat Paxathipatai Paxaxon Lao
LatviaLatvia Latvijas Republika
LebanonLebanon Al Jumhuriyah al Lubnaniyah
LesothoLesotho Kingdom of Lesotho
LibyaLibya none
LiechtensteinLiechtenstein Fuerstentum Liechtenstein
LithuaniaLithuania Lietuvos Respublika
LuxembourgLuxembourg Grand Duche de Luxembourg
MacauMacau Aomen Tebie Xingzhengqu (Chinese); Regiao Administrativa Especial de Macau (Portuguese)
MadagascarMadagascar Republique de Madagascar/Repoblikan'i Madagasikara
MalawiMalawi Dziko la Malawi
MalaysiaMalaysia none
MaldivesMaldives Dhivehi Raajjeyge Jumhooriyyaa
MaliMali Republique de Mali
MaltaMalta Repubblika ta' Malta
Marshall IslandsMarshall Isl. Republic of the Marshall Islands
MauritaniaMauritania Al Jumhuriyah al Islamiyah al Muritaniyah
MauritiusMauritius Republic of Mauritius
MexicoMexico Estados Unidos Mexicanos
MoldovaMoldova Republica Moldova
MonacoMonaco Principaute de Monaco
MongoliaMongolia none
MontenegroMontenegro none
MoroccoMorocco Al Mamlakah al Maghribiyah
MozambiqueMozambique Republica de Mocambique
NamibiaNamibia Republic of Namibia
NauruNauru Republic of Nauru
NepalNepal Sanghiya Loktantrik Ganatantra Nepal
NetherlandsNetherlands Koninkrijk der Nederlanden
New CaledoniaNew Caledonia Territoire des Nouvelle-Caledonie et Dependances
NicaraguaNicaragua Republica de Nicaragua
NigerNiger Republique du Niger
North KoreaNorth Korea Choson-minjujuui-inmin-konghwaguk
NorwayNorway Kongeriket Norge
OmanOman Saltanat Uman
PakistanPakistan Jamhuryat Islami Pakistan
PalauPalau Beluu er a Belau
PanamaPanama Republica de Panama
ParaguayParaguay Republica del Paraguay
PeruPeru Republica del Peru
PhilippinesPhilippines Republika ng Pilipinas
PolandPoland Rzeczpospolita Polska
PortugalPortugal Republica Portuguesa
QatarQatar Dawlat Qatar
Republic of MacedoniaMacedonia Rep. Republika Makedonija
RomaniaRomania none
RussiaRussia Rossiyskaya Federatsiya
RwandaRwanda Republika y'u Rwanda
Saint BarthelemySt Barthelemy Collectivite d'outre mer de Saint-Barthelemy
Saint MartinSaint Martin Collectivite d'outre mer de Saint-Martin
Saint Pierre and MiquelonSt Pierre+ Departement de Saint-Pierre et Miquelon
SamoaSamoa Malo Sa'oloto Tuto'atasi o Samoa
San MarinoSan Marino Repubblica di San Marino
Sao Tome and PrincipeSoa Tome+ Republica Democratica de Sao Tome e Principe
Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia Al Mamlakah al Arabiyah as Saudiyah
SenegalSenegal Republique du Senegal
SerbiaSerbia Republika Srbija
SeychellesSeychelles Republic of Seychelles
Sierra LeoneSierra Leone Republic of Sierra Leone
SingaporeSingapore Republic of Singapore
SlovakiaSlovakia Slovenska republika
SloveniaSlovenia Republika Slovenija
Solomon IslandsSolomon Islands none
SomaliaSomalia Jamhuuriyadda Federaalkaa Soomaaliya
South KoreaSouth Korea Taehan-min'guk
SpainSpain Reino de Espana
Sri LankaSri Lanka Shri Lanka Prajatantrika Samajavadi Janarajaya/Ilankai Jananayaka Choshalichak Kutiyarachu
SudanSudan Jumhuriyat as-Sudan
SurinameSuriname Republiek Suriname
SwazilandSwaziland Umbuso weSwatini
SwedenSweden Konungariket Sverige
SwitzerlandSwitzerland Schweizerische Eidgenossenschaft (German); Confederation Suisse (French); Confederazione Svizzera (Italian); Confederaziun Svizra (Romansh)
SyriaSyria Al Jumhuriyah al Arabiyah as Suriyah
TaiwanTaiwan none
TajikistanTajikistan Jumhurii Tojikiston
TanzaniaTanzania Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania
ThailandThailand Ratcha Anachak Thai
TogoTogo Republique Togolaise
TongaTonga Pule'anga Tonga
TunisiaTunisia Al Jumhuriyah at Tunisiyah
TurkeyTurkey Turkiye Cumhuriyeti
TurkmenistanTurkmenistan none
TuvaluTuvalu none
UkraineUkraine none
United Arab EmiratesUAE Al Imarat al Arabiyah al Muttahidah
UruguayUruguay Republica Oriental del Uruguay
UzbekistanUzbekistan O'zbekiston Respublikasi
VanuatuVanuatu Ripablik blong Vanuatu
VenezuelaVenezuela Republica Bolivariana de Venezuela
VietnamVietnam Cong Hoa Xa Hoi Chu Nghia Viet Nam
Wallis and FutunaWallis+ Territoire des Iles Wallis et Futuna
YemenYemen Al Jumhuriyah al Yamaniyah

Citation

"All countries compared for Government > Country name > Local long form", CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Government/Country-name/Local-long-form

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