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Changed Names of Countries, Indian cities & states



Changed names of Countries :

Old NameNew Name
AbyssiniaEthiopia (East Africa)
AngoraAnkara (Turkey)
BasutolandLesotho (South Africa)
BataviaJakarta (Indonesia)
BurmaMyanmar (Asia)
CeylonSri Lanka (South Asia)
ChristinaOslo (Norway)
CongoZaire (Central Africa)
ConstantinopleIstanbul (Turkey)
DaccaDhaka (Bangladesh)
Dutch East IndiesIndonesia (South-East Asia)
Dutch GuyanaSurinam (South America)
EdoTokyo
Ellice IslandsTuvalu (South Pacific Ocean)
FormosaTaiwan (East Asia)
Gold CoastGhana (West Africa)
GreenlandKalaallit Nunaat
HollandThe Netherlands (West Europe)
KampucheaCambodia (Asia)
LeopoldvilleKinshasa (Democratic Republic of the Congo)
MesopotamiaIraq (South-West Asia)
MahmoodpurLahore (Pakistan)
New HebridesVanuatu (South Pacific Ocean)
NipponJapan (East Asia)
Northern RhodesiaZambia (South-Central Africa)
NyasalandMalawi (South-Central Africa)
OeaTripoli (North Africa)
PekingBeijing (China)
PersiaIran (South-West Asia)
RangoonYangon (Myanmar)
Raj ShahiIslamabad (Pakistan)
RhodesiaZimbabwe (South-Central Africa)
SaigonHo Chi Minh City (Vietnam)
SalisburyHarare (Zimbabwe)
Sandwich WandsHawaiian Islands (The United States)
SiamThailand (Asia)
South West AfricaNamibia (South-West)
Spanish GuineaEquatorial Guinea (West Africa)
StalingradVolgograd (Russia)
Tanganyika & ZanzibarTanzania (South-East Africa)
TuricumZ├╝rich (Switzerland)

Changed Names - Indian States :

Old NameNew Name
Travancore-CochinKerala
Madhya BharatMadhya Pradesh
Madras StateTamil Nadu
Mysore StateKarnataka
UttaranchalUttarakhand
OrissaOdisha

Changed Names - Indian Cities :

Old NameNew Name
BangaloreBengaluru
MadrasChennai
CalcuttaKolkata
BombayMumbai
MangaloreMangaluru
MysoreMysuru
CawnporeKanpur
BarodaVadodra
PataliputraPatna
PondicherryPuducherry
PoonaPune
TrivandrumThiruvananthapuram
QuilonKollam
AleppeyAlappuzha
CochinKochi
CalicutKozhikode
PalghatPalakkad
TrichurThrissur
CannanoreKannur
SaketAyodhya
UmravtiAmravati
TanjoreThanjavur
LakhnauLucknow
TrichyTiruchirappalli
JeyporeJaipur
OrissaOdisha
OotacamundUdhagamandalam
PanjimPanaji
VizagapatamVisakhapatnam
BelgaumBelagavi
HubliHubballi
GulbargaKalburgi
BijapurVijayapura
BanarasVaranasi
PrayagAllahabad
PatliputraPatna
BhagyanagarHyderabad
CalcuttaKolkata
CalicutKozhikode
MadrasChennai
BombayMumbai
BarodaVadodara
CochinKochi
BenaresVaranasi
TuticorinThoothukudi
Cape ComorinKanya Kumari
GulbargaKalaburagi
BelgaumBelagavi
BangaloreBengaluru
MysoreMysuru
TumkurTumakuru

Last updated on: 18/11/2019

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