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Origins of Canada's Geographical Names

Origin of the names of Canada and its provinces and territories
Learn about the origin and the history of selected Canadian names.

Origin of the names of Canada’s provincial and territorial capitals
Learn about the meaning and the history of the names of the capital cities.

Interesting geographical terms used in Canada
Find the definition and examples of interesting geographical features.

Translating Geographical Names
Learn about the proper way to translate Canada’s geographical names.

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