Nickname of Countries


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. Sri 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
14. Burkina Faso – Land of the Upright Men
15. Egypt – The Gift of the Nile
16. Lesotho – The Kingdom In The Sky
17. Madagascar – The Red Island
18. Rwanda – Land of a Thousand Hills
19. South Africa – Rainbow Nation
20. Brazil – Pindorama (Land of the Palms)
21. Canada – The Great White North
22. Chile – Land of Poets
23. Guyana – Land of Many Waters
24. Paraguay – The Island Surrounded by
Land
25. Peru – Land of the Incas
26. USA – Uncle Sam
27. Venezuela – Land of Grace
28. Australia – Land Down Under (sometimes
also used for New Zealand)
29. New Zealand – Land of the Long White
Cloud
30. Albania – Land of the Eagles
31. Belarus – The White Rus
32. England – Land of Hope and Glory
33. Finland – Land of a Thousand Lakes
34. France – L’hexagone
35. Iceland – Land of Fire and Ice
36. Ireland – The Emerald Isle
37. Italy – The Boot
38. Slovenia – The Sunny Side of the Alps
39. Switzerland – Land of Milk and Honey
40. Ukraine – The Bread Basket of Europe
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