Geographical names

This list of historical names and spellings is not exhaustive and focuses in particular on those places where funerary heritage can be found or where burial grounds have been located in the past. More historical names via the mentioned sources. Additions to the list are welcome.

 

 

Historische naam

Agra

Agra

Ahmedabad

Ahmadabad, Amed Abaad, Amedabaad, Amedabaath, Amadabatah, Amadabat

Baleshwar

Bellasoor, Bellazoor, Bellesoor, Balasore, Bellasera

Bharuch

Brochia, Broot Chia, Brootchia, Brootschia, Brotchia, Baroch

Bheemunipatnam

Bimlipatam, Bimilipatnam

Cape Comorin

Caab Commerijn, Caab Commorijn, Caab Kommorijn, Caeb Commorijn, Caap Commerijn

Chettuva

Chowghat, Chettua, Chetua, Chittua, Chettuwa, Chettuvay, Chetwai, Citua

Chhapra (Karinga)

Chapra, Sioppa, Chapra, Sjoppera, Chiopra

Chinsurah

Chunchura, Tjutjura, Sjunsora, Tsunsiora, Sintsura

Draksharamam

Daatcheron, Datcheron, Draksharama, Daatzerom, Daetcherom

Fort Kochi

Cochin, Cochim, Cochin, Kochin, Couchyn, Couchin, Coutchin, Cotchyn

Golconda

Golkonda, Golkonda

Jagannadhapuram

Jaggernaijkpoeram

Kannur

Cannanore, Cananoor, Cananor, Cannanoor, Canonor

Kasim Bazar

Cossimbazar, Cassembazaar, Cassembazar, Cassimabasaar, Cassimambasear, Cassimbassaar, Cassimbazaar, Kasimbasar

Kodungallur

Cranganur, Cranganoor, Crangenoor, Cranganor, Crangenor

Quilon

Coilan, Coijlan, Coylan, Coijlang, Quilon, Coulan, Kollam

Masulipatnam

Machilipatnam, Mesulibata, Mazulipatnam, Masulepataem

Nagapattinam

Nagappattinam, Nagapatnam, Negapatnam

Nagulavancha

Nagelwance, Nagelwanoe, Nauglauwanse, Negelewanse

Palakollu

Palikol, Palicol, Katira

Portonovo

Parangipettai

Patna

Patna, Patna, Patena, Pattena

Pulicat

Paliacatta, Palliacatta, Palliacatte, Paliakatta, Pellacata, Paleacate

Sadras

Sadras, Sadraspatnam, Zadraspatnam, Sadrangapatnam

Surat

Souratte, Souratta, Zuratta, Sourata, Suratte, Zouratta

Thoothukudi

Tuticorin, Tutecorin, Tutucorijn, Tuticorijn, Toute Koryn

Thuckalay

Thakkalai

Vengurla

Wingurla, Vengurla, Wingerla

Visakhapatnam

Vishakapatnam, Vishakhapatnam, Vizagapatam

 

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