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SOBRIQUETS/NICKNAMES/EPITHETS OF PLACES

  • Blue Mountains..............................Nilgiris
  • Britain of the East………….……..……..Japan
  • Britain of the Sout.………...….New Zealand
  • Battle field of Europe………….…….Belgium
  • City of Brotherly Love………...Philadelphia
  • City of Cycles………………………………Beijing
  • City of Dreaming Spires...................Oxford
  • City of Eternal Springs…...Quito (Ecuador)
  • City of Golden Gate….San Francisco (USA)
  • City of Palaces.................................Kolkata
  • City of Seven Hills……………….Rome (Italy)
  • City of Sky Scrappers..……New York (USA)
  • City of the Golden Gate.........San Francisco
  • City of Magnificent Distances..Washinton DC
  • Cockpit of Europe...........................Belgium
  • Copper Country…………………………..Zambia
  • Dakshin Ganga .....................River Cauvery
  • Dark Continent……………………………..Africa
  • Diamond City in India...........Surat, Gujarat
  • Emerald Island…………………………….Ireland
  • Emerald land ..........................................Goa
  • Empire City.....................................NewYork
  • Eternal City………………….………Rome (Italy)
  • Forbidden City………….Lhasa (Tibet, China)
  • Garden City of India…..................Bangalore
  • Garden of England…………………………..Kent
  • Gateway of India...............................Bombay
  • Gateway of Tears…Strait of Bab-el Mandeb
  • George Cross Island………………………..Malta
  • Gift of Nile................................................Egypt
  • Golden Fleece...................................Australia
  • Granite City……………..Aberdeen (Scotland)
  • Great White Way..........Broadway, NewYork
  • Hermit Kingdom……………………………Korea
  • Herring Pond……………………Atlantic Ocean
  • Hill Queen……………………..……Shimla,India
  • Holy Land..........................................Palestine
  • Island of Cloves……………………..Madagascar
  • Island of Cloves.................................Zanzibar
  • Island of Fire……………………………….Iceland
  • Island of Pearls...................................Bahrain
  • Kohinoor of India .................Andra Pradesh
  • Land of Canals............................Netherlands
  • Land of Eagles…………………………….Albania
  • Land of five rivers...............................Punjab
  • Land of Golden Fleece………………Australia
  • Land of Golden Pagoda…………….Myanmar
  • Land of Humming Bird...................Trinidad
  • Land of Lakes……………………………Scotland
  • Land of Lilies.......................................Canada
  • Land of Maple......................................Canada
  • Land of Midnight Sun…………………Norway
  • Land of Morning Calm………………….Korea
  • Land of Perpetual Greenery…………..Natal
  • Land of Rising Sun..............................Japan
  • Land of Setting Sun……………………Britain
  • Land of the Canals...................Netherlands
  • Land of the Golden Pagoda.........Myanmar
  • Land of the Kangaroo...................Australia
  • Land of the Tulips………………Netherlands
  • Land of Thousand Elephants………….Laos
  • Land of Thousand Lakes……………Finland
  • Land of Thunder Bolt………………..Bhutan
  • Land of Thunder Dragon………………China
  • Land of tigers....................Madhya Pradesh
  • Land of White Elephant................Thailand
  • Land of Windmills....................Netherlands
  • Manchester of the Orient……………..Osaka
  • Manchester of India…………....Ahmedabad
  • Milk bowl of India..........................Haryana
  • Nation of Thousand Hills………….Rwanda
  • Never Land……..Prairies, North Australia
  • Paradise of Earth...........................Kashmir
  • Pearl of Antilles……………………………Cuba
  • Pearl of Arabia…………………………Bahrain
  • Pearl of the Antilles.............................Cuba
  • Pillars of Hercules……..Strait of Gibralter
  • Pink City..............................................Jaipur
  • Playground of Europe..............Switzerland
  • Port of five Seas.............................. Moscow
  • Quaker City of USA……………Philadelphia
  • Queen of Arabian Sea...........Cochin, India
  • Queen of the Adriatic…………Venice, Italy
  • Queen of the Adriatic.......................Venice
  • Roof of the World………………………Pamirs
  • Scotland of the east....................Meghalaya
  • Sick Man of Europe..........................Turkey
  • Sorrow of China…………..Huang Ho River
  • Sorrow of Asom..........River Brahmaputra
  • Sorrow of Bengal...............River Damodar
  • Sorrow of Bihar..........................River Kosi
  • Sugar Bowl of the World…................Cuba
  • Sugar Bowl of India ............Uttar Pradesh
  • Tea plantation of India…………….....Assam
  • The Emerald Island..........................Ireland
  • Venice of East................................Alappuzha
  • Venice of the North…..................Stockholm
  • Vridha Ganga........................River Godavari
  • White City................... Belgrade, Yugoslavia
  • Windy City................................Chicago, USA
  • World Loneliest Islands…….Trisdan Da Cu
  • World's Bread Basket…….Prairie of North America
See also:
               First in the world
               International Organisations

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