nickname of countries :- short name

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Dear Aspirants,

đŸ”…short note on nickname of countries in the World which is very important for SSC CGL 2016 and other competitive exams.

Nickname of Countries in the World

Asia

1. Bhutan – Land of the Thunder Dragon 

2. China – The Red Dragon 

3. Indonesia – The Emerald of the Equator 

4. Japan – Land of the Rising Sun 

5. Mongolia – Land of the Blue Sky 

6. North Korea – The Hermit Kingdom 

7. Philippines – The Pearl of the Orient Seas 

8. South Korea – Land of the Morning Calm 

9. Sir Lanka – India's Teardrop 

10. Thailand – Land of Smiles

11. Afghanistan – Graveyard of Empires 

12. Israel – The Holy Land 

13. Lebanon – Switzerland of the Middle East

Africa

1. Burkina Faso – Land of the Upright Men 

2. Egypt – The Gift of the Nile 

3. Lesotho – The Kingdom In The Sky 

4. Madagascar – The Red Island 

5. Rwanda – Land of a Thousand Hills 

6. South Africa - Rainbow Nation

America

1. Brazil – Pindorama (Land of the Palms) 

2. Canada – The Great White North 

3. Chile – Land of Poets 

4. Guyana – Land of Many Waters 

5. Paraguay – The Island Surrounded by Land 

6. Peru – Land of the Incas 

7. USA - Uncle Sam 

8. Venezuela – Land of Grace

Australia

1. Australia – Land Down Under (sometimes also used for New Zealand) 

2. New Zealand – Land of the Long White Cloud

Europe

1. Albania – Land of the Eagles 

2. Belarus – The White Rus 

3. England – Land of Hope and Glory 

4. Finland – Land of a Thousand Lakes 

5. France – L'hexagone 

6. Iceland – Land of Fire and Ice 

7. Ireland – The Emerald Isle 

8. Italy – The Boot 

9. Slovenia – The Sunny Side of the Alps 

10. Switzerland – Land of Milk and Honey 

11. Ukraine – The Bread Basket of Europe

           ......Happy ReadingđŸ¤“
@Anand_singh

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