FAMOUS EPITHETS

January 18, 2020 0 Comments

PPSC PREPARATION

FAMOUS EPITHETS

  • What city is known as The worlds chocolate capital: Hershey Pennsylvania
  • Which countries name translates as land of the free- Thailand

  • The country known as the Land of Thunderbolts is Bhutan
  • Rome is also known as “City of Seven Hills”.
  • Penang is called the “Pearl of East”.
  • “Sandwich Island” is called to Hawaii Island.
  • Detroit is known as the Motor City.
  • Britain of south is called to New Zealand.
  • Buffer state of Asia is called to Afghanistan.
  • Cockpit of Europe is called to Belgium.

  • Crossroad of Western Europe is called to Belgium.
  • Emerald Island is called to Ireland.
  • Flower garden to Europe is called to Netherlands.
  • Gift of Nile is called of Egypt.
  • Great Britain of the Pacific is called to Japan.
  • Island continent is called to Australia.
  • Horn of Africa is called to Somalia.
  • Key to Mediterranean is called to Gibraltar.
  • Land of contrasts is called to Colombia.
  • Land of free people is called to Thailand.
  • Land of fertile fields is called to Algeria.
  • Land of golden fiber is called to Bangladesh.
  • Land of midnight sun is called to Norway.
  • Land of milk and honey is called to Lebanon.
  • Land of morning calm is called to Korea.
  • Land of mighty rivers is called to Nigeria.
  • Land of mountain is called to Nepal.
  • Land of rising sun is called to Japan.
  • Land of Thousand Island is called to Indonesia.
  • Land of pure people is called to Pakistan.
  • Land of white elephant is called to Thailand.
  • Pillars of Hercules is called to Gibraltar.
  • Playground of Europe is called to Switzerland.
  • Remnant of mighty empire is called to Austria.
  • Sorrow of china is called to Hawang Hoo.
  • Switzerland of Africa is called to Swaziland.
  • Site of Ancient Civilization is called to Iraq.
  • Whiteman’s Grave is called to Guinea.
  • Brasilia of Pakistan is called to Islamabad.

  • City of angles is called to Bangkok.
  • City of bazaars is called to Cairo.
  • City of colleges is called to Lahore.
  • City of conference is called to Geneva.
  • City of cosmonauts is called to Moscow.
  • City of eternal spring is called to Quito.
  • City of golden temple is called to Amritsar.
  • City of Golden Gate is called to San Francisco.
  • City of mosques is called to Dhaka.
  • City of parks is called to Kiev.
  • City of palaces is called to Calcutta.
  • City of pope is called to Rome.
  • City of space flights is called to Cape Kennedy.
  • City of peace is called to Baghdad.
  • Forbidden City is called to Lahaska.
  • Gateway to the east is called to Beirut.
  • Gateway to the gulf is called to Abu Dhabi.
  • Gateway to India is called to Bombay.
  • Gateway to Pakistan is called to Karachi.
  • Little Pakistan is called to Bradford.
  • Manchester of Pakistan is called to Faisalabad.
  • Pyramid city is called to Cairo.
  • Rose pink city is called to Jaipur.
  • Windy city is called to Chicago.
  • Lusitanian is the alternative name of Portugal.
  • Emerald Island is called to Ireland.
  • Land of Prophets is called to Palestine.
  • Yellow River is known as China’s Sorrow because of devastating floods.
  • Gibraltar of the west is said to Quebec.

  • Zambia is known as “country of Copper”
  • Albania means the “Land of Eagles”.
  • Argentian means “Like Silver”.
  • Bahrain means two seas.
  • Brazil means “Red wood”.
  • Costa Rica means “Rich coast”.
  • Cyprus means “Land of copper”.
  • Guuatnemala mean “Land of Eagles”.
  • Jamaica means “Good water”.
  • Kuwait means “Fort”.
  • Liberia means “Land of free people”.
  • Netherlands means “low land”.
  • Nigeria means “a great river”.
  • Sierra Leone means “Lion Mountains”.
  • Singapore means “city of lions”.
  • Sudan means “Land of black people”.
  • Turkey means “Land of Turks”.
  • Which country is popularly called ‘The Land of the Maple Leaf’? Canada
  • Mistress of the Eastern Seas is epithet referred to Sri Lanka.
  • Hong Kong is called as Pearl of the Orient.
  • Which worlds city is known as The Golden City        Prague Czech
  • What place was nicknamed “The Pearl of the Orient”-Manilla – Philippines
  • What countries name translates as lion mountains- Sierra Leone
  • What place is nicknamed “The City of Lilies”-            Florence
  • Mesopotamia means- Between two Rivers

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