List of Old and New Names of Cities and Countries

List of Old and New Names of Cities and Countries

Here, We providing a List of Old and New Names of Cities and Countries. There are various important cities, states and Countries get their names changed in the course of time. This is the list which provides the details of all important Changed names of Cities States and Countries.

Old and New Names of Cities and Countries


List of Old and New Names of Cities and Countries

S.No  Old Name of City/State/Country New Name of City/State/Country
1AbyssiniaEthiopia
2AngoraAnkara
3AurangabadSambhaji Nagar
4BanarasVaranasi
5BangaloreBengaluru
6BarodaVadodra
7BasutolandLesothe
8BataviaJakarta
9BechunalandBotswana
10BombayMumbai
11British GuianaGuyana
12BurmaMyanmar
13CalcuttaKolkata
14CalicutKozhikode
15Cape CanaveralCape Kennedy
16CawnporeKanpur
17Central ProvinceMadhya Pradesh
18CeylonSri Lanka
19ChristinaOslo
20CochinKochi
21CongoZaire
22ConstantinopleIstanbul
23DaccaDhaka
24DahomeyBenin
25Dutch East IndiesIndonesia
26Dutch GuyanaSurinam
27Ellice IslandsTuvalu
28FormosaTaiwan
29GauhatiGuwahati
30Gold CoastGhana
31HollandThe Netherlands
32Ivory CoastCote D’Ivoire
33JubbulporeJabalpur
34JullundharJalandhar
35KampucheaCambodia
36LeopoldvilleKinshasa
37MadrasChennai
38MalayaMalaysia
39ManchukuoManchuria
40MesopotamiaIraq
41NipponJapan
42Northern RhodesiaZambia
43NyasalandMalawi
44OrissaOdisha
45PalghatPalakkad
46PanjimPanaji
47PersiaIran
48PekingBeijing
49PetrogadLeningrad
50PondicherryPuducherry
51PoonaPune
52QuilonKollam
53RangoonYangon
54SaigonHo Chi Minh City
55SalisburyHarare
56Sandwich IslandHawaiian Islands
57SiamThailand
58SimlaShimla
59South West AfricaNamibia
60Southern RhodesiaZimbabwe
61Spanish GuineaEquatorial Guinea
62The New HebridesVanuatu
63UttaranchalUttarakhand
64ZanzibarTanzania

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