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POPULAR GEOGRAPHICAL EPITHETS

PUBLISHED BY: SURENDER KUMAR
OCTOBER 25, 2012

   
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 POPULAR GEOGRAPHICAL EPITHETS

EPITHET                                    GIVEN TO

 

Bengal’s Sorrow                                 Damodar River                 

Blue Mountains                                   Nilgiri Hills       

 

Britain of the South                            New Zealand      

               

City of Golden Temple                       Amritsar, India

 

City of Palaces                                     Calcutta, India   

               

City of Skyscrapers                            New York

 

City of Dreaming Spires                    Oxford, England

                               

City of Golden Gate                            San Francisco

 

City of Seven Hills                               Rome, Italy         

               

City of Magnificent Distances          Washington D.C.
               

Cockpit of Europe                                Belgium

 

China’s Sorrow                                     Hawang Ho River

                               

Dark Continent                                      Africa

 

Emerald Island                                       Ireland 

                               

Empire City                                             New York

 

Eternal City                                              Rome, Italy         

               

Forbidden City                                        Lhasa, Tibet

 

Garden City of India                               Bangalore

 

Gateway of India                                     Mumbai

                                               

Gift of Nile                                                 Egypt                                    

 

Holy Land                                                 Palestine

                               

Hermit Kingdom                                      Korea

 

Island Continent                                      Australia

                               

Island of Pearls                                        Bahrain

 

Island of Cloves                                       Madagascar

                               

Key to the Gibraltar                                 Mediterranean

 

Land of Golden Fleece                           Australia

                               

Land of Kangaroo                                    Australia

 

Land of Golden Pagoda                         Burma (Myanmar)           

 

Land of Lilies                                             Canada

 

Land of Maple                                            Canada

                               

Land of Thousand Lakes                        Finland

 

Land of Morning Calm                              Korea   

                               

Land of Midnight Sun                               Norway

 

Land of Five Rivers                                   Punjab, India      

               

Land of White Elephant                           Thailand

                               

Land of Thunderbolt                                 Bhutan

 

Never, Never Land                                      Prairies, N.Australia        

 

Pearl of Antilles                                           Cuba

 

Pillars of Hercules                                      Strait of Gibraltar

               

Pink City                                                        Jaipur, India

                               

Playground of Europe                               Switzerland

 

Queen of the Arabian Sea                         Cochin, India      

               

Roof of the World                                        Pamirs, Central Asia

 

Pink City                                                        Jaipur  

               

Sorrow of China                                           River Hwang Ho

 

Spice Garden of India                                 Kerala

 

Sick Man of Europe                                     Turkey                                 

 

Sugar Bowl of the World                            Cuba     

               

Venice of the East                                         Cochin, India      

               

Windy city                                                        Chicago, U.S.A.

 

Venice of the North                                        Stockholm, Sweden

               

World’s Loneliest Island                                Tristan da Cunha

 

World’s Bread Basket                                     Prairies of N. America

               

Sorrow of Bihar                                                Kosi

 

Dakshin Ganga                                                 Godavari                             

 

The Land of Kangaroo                                    Australia             

 

Diamond Harbour                                            Calcutta

 

Playground of Europe                                     Switzerland

 



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