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Exonym means a name given to a place by foreigners / non-local (most often English). The name used by the people living in a country or locals is called endonym. Here’s a list these names of many countries and their capital; links to Wikipedia. The exonym language in this table is British English.

Country
Name in English
(exonym)
Country
Name by locals
(endonym)
Capital
Name in English
 (exonym)
Capital
Name by locals
 (endonym)
Official or native language(s) (alphabet/)
AbkhaziaApsnySukhumAqwaAbhazian
АҧсныАҟəа(Abkhaz Cyrillic)
AbkhaziyaSukhumRussian
АбхазияСухумCyrillic
AfghanistanAfghanestanKabulKabulDari-Persian, Pashtu
افغانستانكابل(Perso-Arabic)
AlbaniaShqipëriaTiranaTiranëAlbanian
AlgeriaAl-Jazā’irAlgiersAl-Jazā’irArabic
American SamoaAmerika SāmoaPago PagoPago PagoSamoan
ArgentinaArgentinaBuenos AiresCiudad de Buenos AiresSpanish
ArmeniaHayastánYerevanYerevanArmenian
ՀայաստանԵրեվան(Armenian)
AustriaÖsterreichViennaWienGerman
AzerbaijanAzərbaycanBakuBakıAzeri
BahrainAl-BaḥraynManamaAl-ManāmahArabic
BangladeshBangladeshDhakaḌhakaBengali
বাংলাদেশঢাকা(Bengali)
BelarusBelarus’MinskMinskBelarusian (archaic)
БеларусьМінск(Cyrillic)
BiełaruśMiensk(Latin)
BelorussiyaMinskRussian
БелоруссияМинск(Cyrillic)
BelgiumBelgiëBrusselsBrusselDutch
BelgiqueBruxellesFrench
BelgienBrüsselGerman
BhutanDruk YulThimphuThimphuDzongkha
BuliwyaChuqiyapuQuechua
WuliwyaChuqiyapuAymara
VolíviaLa PazGuaraní
Bosnia-HerzegovinaBosna i HercegovinaSarajevoSarajevoBosnian, Serbian, Croatian
Босна и ХерцеговинаСарајево(Cyrillic)
BrazilBrasilBrasíliaBrasíliaPortuguese
BulgariaBulgariya or BălgarijaSofiaSofiyaBulgarian
БългарияСофия(Cyrillic)
BurmaMyanmarNaypyidawNaypyidaw
CambodiaKampucheaPhnom PenhPhnom PenhKhmer
CameroonCamerounYaoundéYaoundéFrench
Cape VerdeCabo VerdePraiaPraiaPortuguese
Central African RepublicRépublique CentrafricaineBanguiBanguiFrench
Ködörösêse tî BêafrîkaBangîSango
ChadTchadN’DjamenaNdjamenaFrench
Chile.SantiagoSpanish
China (PRC)Zhōngguó BeijingBěijīngMandarin Chinese
中国 (中华人民共和国)北京.
China (ROC) or TaiwanZhōnghuá Mínguó or TáiwanTaipeiTáiběiChinese
ComorosKomoriMoroni
Juzur al-Qamar
Comores
CongoCongo or Congo-BrazzaBrazzavilleBrazzaville
CroatiaHrvatskaZagrebZagrebCroatian
CyprusKyprosNicosiaLefkosiaGreek
ΚύπροςΛευκωσία(Greek)
KıbrısLefkoşaTurkish
Czech RepublicČeská republikaPraguePrahaCzech
Česko
DenmarkDanmarkCopenhagenKøbenhavnDanish
DjiboutiJībūtīDjiboutiJībūtīArabic
DjiboutiDjiboutiFrench
Dominican RepublicRepública DominicanaSanto DomingoSanto DomingoSpanish
East TimorTimor Lorosa’eDíliDíliTetum
Timor-LesteDíliPortuguese
EcuadorQuitoSpanish
EgyptMisr or MasrCairoAl-QāhirahArabic
Equatorial GuineaGuinea EcuatorialMalaboMalaboSpanish
EritreaIritriyaAsmaraAsmaraaArabic
ErtaAsmäraTigrinya
EstoniaEestiTallinnTallinnEstonian
EthiopiaItyop’iaAddis AbabaAddis AbäbaAmharic
Faroe IslandsFøroyarTórshavnTórshavnFaroese
FærøerneThorshavnDanish
FinlandSuomiHelsinkiHelsinkiFinnish
FinlandHelsingforsSwedish
GeorgiaSak’art’veloTbilisiTbilisiGeorgian
საქართველოთბილისი(Georgian)
GermanyDeutschlandBerlinBerlinGerman
GreeceHellasAthensAthinaiGreek
ΕλλάςΑθήναι(Greek)
oror
ElladaAthina
ΕλλάδαΑθήνα
GreenlandKalaallit NunaatNuukNuukGreenlandic
GrønlandGodthåbDanish
GuineaGuinéeConakryConakryFrench
GineKɔnakiriManinka, Susu
GineKonakiriPular
HaitiHaïtiPort-au-PrincePort-au-PrinceFrench
AyitiPòtoprensHaitian Creole
HungaryMagyarországBudapestBudapestHungarian
IcelandÍslandReykjavíkReykjavíkIcelandic
India, Republic ofBharôtNew DelhiNôya DilliAssamese
ভাৰতনয়া দিল্লী(Assamese)
BharotNôea DilliBengali
BhāratamNava DehalīSanskrit
भारतम्दिल्लीDevanagari
Bhāratu, HindustānuNaīñ DihlīSindhi
ڀارت، هندستاننئين دهلي(Perso-Arabic)
Indiyā, BārataPuduḍilliTamil
இந்தியா, பாரதபுதுடில்லி(Tamil)
BhāratadēshamKothaḍhillīTelugu
భారత దేశంకొత్త ఢిల్లీ(Telugu)
Iran aka PersiaĪrānTehranTehrānPersian
ایرانتهران(Perso-Arabic)
IraqAl-‘IraqBaghdadBaghdadArabic and Kurdish
IrelandÉireDublinBaile Átha CliathIrish
ItalyItaliaRomeRomaItalian
JapanNippon or NihonTokyoTōkyōJapanese
日本東京(Katakana)
KazakhstanQazaqstanAstanaAstanaKazakh
ҚазақстанАстана(Cyrillic)
KazakhstánAstanaRussian
КазахстанАстана(Cyrillic)
Korea (South)Hanguk as called in SKSeoulSeoulKorean
한국 / 韓國서울(Hangul/Hanja)
Nam-josŏn as called in NK
남조선 / 南朝鮮
Korea (North)Chosŏn as called in NKP’yŏngyangP’yŏngyangKorean
조선 / 朝鮮평양 / 平壌(Hangul/Hanja)
Buk-han as called in SK
북한 / 北韓
KosovoKosova, КосовоPrishtinëPrishtinë, Приштина (Priština)Albanian, Serbian
(Roman, Cyrillic)
KuwaitAl-KuwaytKuwait CityAl-KuwaytArabic
КыргызстанБишкек(Cyrillic)
KirgizijaBishkekRussian
КиргизияБишкек(Cyrillic)
LaosLaoVientianeVientiane or Vieng ChanLao
ລາວວຽງຈັນ(Lao)
LatviaLatvijaRigaRīgaLatvian
LebanonLubnānBeirutBayrūtArabic
LibyaLībiyāTripoliTarabulusArabic
LithuaniaLietuvaVilniusVilniusLithuanian
LuxembourgLëtzebuergLuxembourgLëtzebuergLuxembourgish
LuxemburgLuxemburgGerman
LuxembourgLuxembourgFrench
MacedoniaMakedonijaSkopjeSkopjeMacedonian
МакедонијаСкопје(Cyrillic)
MadagascarMadagasikaraAntananarivoAntananarivoMalagasy
MadagascarAntananarivoFrench
MaldivesDhivehi RaajjeMaléMaléDhivehi
ދިވެހިރާއްޖެމާލެ(Thaana)
MauritaniaMauritanieNouakchottNouakchottFrench
MūrītāniyāNouakchottArabic
MauritiusMauricePort LouisPort LouisEnglish, French
MongoliaMongol UlsUlaanbaatarUlaanbaatar
Монгол УлсУлаанбаатар(Cyrillic)
MontenegroCrna GoraPodgoricaPodgoricaSerbian
Црна ГораПодгорица
MoroccoAl-MaghribRabatRabatDutch
MyanmarMyanmaNaypyidaw
NaypyidawBurmese
NauruNaoeroYarenEnglish
NauruoNauruan
the NetherlandsNederlandsAmsterdamAmsterdamDutch
NorwayNorgeOsloOsloNorwegian Bokmål
NoregOsloNorwegian Nynorsk
Oman‘UmānMuscatMasqaṭArabic
PakistanPākistānIslamabadIslāmabādUrdu
پاکستاناسلام‌اباد(PersoArabic)
PalauBelauNgerulmudNgerulmudEnglish, Palauan
PhilippinesPilipinasManilaMaynilaFilipino / Tagalog
PhilippinesManilaEnglish
FilipinasManilaSpanish
PolandPolskaWarsawWarszawaPolish
Puerto RicoSan JuanSpanish
QatarQaṭarDohaAd-DawḥahArabic
RomaniaRomâniaBucharestBucureştiRomanian
RussiaRossiya or RossiâMoscowMoskvaRussian
Россия1Москва(Cyrillic)
Saudi ArabiaAl-Mamlaka Al-‘Arabiyyah as Sa‘ūdiyyahRiyadhAr-RiyāḍArabic
SerbiaSrbijaBelgradeBeogradSerbian
СрбијаБеоград(Cyrillic)
SeychellesSeselVictoriaVictoria or Port VictoriaSeychellois Creole
SeychellesFrench
SeychellesEnglish
SingaporeSingapuraMalay
SingaporeEnglish
XīnjiāpōMandarin Chinese
新加坡(Simplified Chinese characters)
SingapurTamil
சிங்கப்பூர்(Tamil)
SlovakiaSlovenskoBratislavaBratislavaSlovak
SloveniaSlovenijaLjubljanaLjubljanaSlovene
SomaliaSoomaaliyaMogadishuMuqdishoSomali
aş-ŞūmālMaqadīshūArabic
South AfricaSuid-AfrikaPretoria, KaapstadAfrikaans
uMzantsi AfrikaiPitoliXhosa
Afrika-BorwaTshwanePedi
Afrika BorwaTshwaneSotho
Aforika BorwaTshwaneTswana
Afurika TshipembeTswaneVenda
Afrika DzongaPitoriTsonga
iNingizimu AfrikaiPitoliSwazi
iSewula AfrikaiPitoriNdebele
South OssetiaKhussar IrystonTskhinvalChrebaOssetic
Хуссар ИрыстонЧъребаGeorgian
Samkhret OsetiTskhinvaliRussian
სამხრეთი ოსეთიცხინვალი
Южная ОсетияTskhinval
Yuzhnaya OsetiyaЦхинвал
SpainEspañaMadridMadridSpanish/Galician
EspanyaMadridCatalan
EspainiaMadrilBasque
EspanhaMadridAranese
Sri LankaSri LankāSri Jayawardenapura KotteSriSinhala
ஸ்ரீ லங்கJayawadenapura Kotte
SudanAs-SudanKhartoumAl-KhartûmArabic
SwedenSverigeStockholmStockholmSwedish
SwitzerlandSchweizBernBernGerman
SuisseBerneFrench
SvizzeraBernaItalian
SvizraBernaRomansh
SyriaSuriyahDamascusDimashq / Ash-ShamArabic
TajikistanTojikistanDushanbeDushanbeTajiki-Persian
ТоҷикистонДушанбе(Cyrilic)
ThailandMueang Thai, Prathet Thai, Ratcha-anachak ThaiBangkokKrung Thep Maha NakhonThai
TunisiaTunisTunisTunisArabic
TurkeyTürkiyeAnkaraAnkaraTurkish
Turkish Republic of Northern CyprusKuzey Kıbrıs Türk CumhuriyetiNicosiaLefkoşaTurkish
UkraineUkraїnaKievKyїvUkrainian
УкраїнаКиїв(Cyrillic)
UzbekistanO’zbekistonTashkentToshkentUzbek
Vatican CityCivitas VaticanaLatin
VietnamViệt NamHanoiHà NộiVietnamese
YemenAl-YamanSana’aṢan‘ā’Arabic

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