Countries and Nationalities

Country is the name of the country as it is commonly used in English, for example “Morocco”. Adjective is the word used to describe something from the country, for example “Moroccan Couscous”. Nationality/ Inhabitant is the word used to describe a person from the country, for example “I am Moroccan”.

This chart lists many of the countries or nations in the world, with the following information:
Country
Adjective
Person
Afghanistan
Afghan
an Afghan
Albania
Albanian
an Albanian
Algeria
Algerian
an Algerian
Andorra
Andorran
an Andorran
Angola
Angolan
an Angolan
Argentina
Argentinian
an Argentinian
Armenia
Armenian
an Armenian
Australia
Australian
an Australian
Austria
Austrian
an Austrian
Azerbaijan
Azerbaijani
an Azerbaijani
Bahamas
Bahamian
a Bahamian
Bahrain
Bahraini
a Bahraini
Bangladesh
Bangladeshi
a Bangladeshi
Barbados
Barbadian
a Barbadian
Belarus
Belarusian orBelarusan
a Belarusian or a Belarusan
Belgium
Belgian
a Belgian
Belize
Belizean
a Belizean
Benin
Beninese
a Beninese
Bhutan
Bhutanese
a Bhutanese
Bolivia
Bolivian
a Bolivian
Bosnia-Herzegovina
Bosnian
a Bosnian
Botswana
Botswanan
a Tswana
Brazil
Brazilian
a Brazilian
Britain
British
a Briton
Brunei
Bruneian
a Bruneian
Bulgaria
Bulgarian
a Bulgarian
Burkina
Burkinese
a Burkinese
Burma (official name Myanmar)
Burmese
a Burmese
Burundi
Burundian
a Burundian
Cambodia
Cambodian
a Cambodian
Cameroon
Cameroonian
a Cameroonian
Canada
Canadian
a Canadian
Cape Verde Islands
Cape Verdean
a Cape Verdean
Chad
Chadian
a Chadian
Chile
Chilean
a Chilean
China
Chinese
a Chinese
Colombia
Colombian
a Colombian
Congo
Congolese
a Congolese
Costa Rica
Costa Rican
a Costa Rican
Croatia
Croat or Croatian
a Croat or a Croatian
Cuba
Cuban
a Cuban
Cyprus
Cypriot
a Cypriot
Czech Republic
Czech
a Czech
Denmark
Danish
a Dane
Djibouti
Djiboutian
a Djiboutian
Dominica
Dominican
a Dominican
Dominican Republic
Dominican
a Dominican
Ecuador
Ecuadorean
an Ecuadorean
Egypt
Egyptian
an Egyptian
El Salvador
Salvadorean
a Salvadorean
England
English
an Englishman, an Englishwoman
Eritrea
Eritrean
an Eritrean
Estonia
Estonian
an Estonian
Ethiopia
Ethiopian
an Ethiopian
Fiji
Fijian
a Fijian
Finland
Finnish
a Finn
France
French
a Frenchman, a Frenchwoman
Gabon
Gabonese
a Gabonese
Gambia, the
Gambian
a Gambian
Georgia
Georgian
a Georgian
Germany
German
a German
Ghana
Ghanaian
a Ghanaian
Greece
Greek
a Greek
Grenada
Grenadian
a Grenadian
Guatemala
Guatemalan
a Guatemalan
Guinea
Guinean
a Guinean
Guyana
Guyanese
a Guyanese
Haiti
Haitian
a Haitian
Holland (alsoNetherlands)
Dutch
a Dutchman, a Dutchwoman
Honduras
Honduran
a Honduran
Hungary
Hungarian
a Hungarian
Iceland
Icelandic
an Icelander
India
Indian
an Indian
Indonesia
Indonesian
an Indonesian
Iran
Iranian
an Iranian
Iraq
Iraqi
an Iraqi
Ireland, Republic of
Irish
an Irishman, an Irishwoman
Italy
Italian
an Italian
Jamaica
Jamaican
a Jamaican
Japan
Japanese
a Japanese
Jordan
Jordanian
a Jordanian
Kazakhstan
Kazakh
a Kazakh
Kenya
Kenyan
a Kenyan
Kuwait
Kuwaiti
a Kuwaiti
Laos
Laotian
a Laotian
Latvia
Latvian
a Latvian
Lebanon
Lebanese
a Lebanese
Liberia
Liberian
a Liberian
Libya
Libyan
a Libyan
Liechtenstein
a Liechtensteiner
Lithuania
Lithuanian
a Lithuanian
Luxembourg
a Luxembourger
Macedonia
Macedonian
a Macedonian
Madagascar
Malagasy or Madagascan
a Malagasy or a Madagascan
Malawi
Malawian
a Malawian
Malaysia
Malaysian
a Malaysian
Maldives
Maldivian
a Maldivian
Mali
Malian
a Malian
Malta
Maltese
a Maltese
Mauritania
Mauritanian
a Mauritanian
Mauritius
Mauritian
a Mauritian
Mexico
Mexican
a Mexican
Moldova
Moldovan
a Moldovan
Monaco
Monegasque or Monacan
a Monegasque or a Monacan
Mongolia
Mongolian
a Mongolian
Montenegro
Montenegrin
a Montenegrin
Morocco
Moroccan
a Moroccan
Mozambique
Mozambican
a Mozambican
Myanmar seeBurma
Namibia
Namibian
a Namibian
Nepal
Nepalese
a Nepalese
Netherlands, the (see Holland)
Dutch
a Dutchman, a Dutchwoman, or a Netherlander
New Zealand
New Zealand (used attributively only, as in New Zealand butter but not He is New Zealand)
a New Zealander
Nicaragua
Nicaraguan
a Nicaraguan
Niger
Nigerien
a Nigerien
Nigeria
Nigerian
a Nigerian
North Korea
North Korean
a North Korean
Norway
Norwegian
a Norwegian
Oman
Omani
an Omani
Pakistan
Pakistani
a Pakistani
Panama
Panamanian
a Panamanian
Papua New Guinea
Papua New Guineanor Guinean
a Papua New Guineanor a Guinean
Paraguay
Paraguayan
a Paraguayan
Peru
Peruvian
a Peruvian
the Philippines
Philippine
a Filipino
Poland
Polish
a Pole
Portugal
Portuguese
a Portuguese
Qatar
Qatari
a Qatari
Romania
Romanian
a Romanian
Russia
Russian
a Russian
Rwanda
Rwandan
a Rwandan
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabian orSaudi
a Saudi Arabian or a Saudi
Scotland
Scottish
a Scot
Senegal
Senegalese
a Senegalese
Serbia
Serb or Serbian
a Serb or a Serbian
Seychelles, the
Seychellois
a Seychellois
Sierra Leone
Sierra Leonian
a Sierra Leonian
Singapore
Singaporean
a Singaporean
Slovakia
Slovak
a Slovak
Slovenia
Slovene or Slovenian
a Slovene or a Slovenian
Solomon Islands
a Solomon Islander
Somalia
Somali
a Somali
South Africa
South African
a South African
South Korea
South Korean
a South Korean
Spain
Spanish
a Spaniard
Sri Lanka
Sri Lankan
a Sri Lankan
Sudan
Sudanese
a Sudanese
Suriname
Surinamese
a Surinamer or a Surinamese
Swaziland
Swazi
a Swazi
Sweden
Swedish
a Swede
Switzerland
Swiss
a Swiss
Syria
Syrian
a Syrian
Taiwan
Taiwanese
a Taiwanese
Tajikistan
Tajik or Tadjik
a Tajik or a Tadjik
Tanzania
Tanzanian
a Tanzanian
Thailand
Thai
a Thai
Togo
Togolese
a Togolese
Trinidad and Tobago
Trinidadian
Tobagan/Tobagonian
a Trinidadian
a Tobagan/Tobagonian
Tunisia
Tunisian
a Tunisian
Turkey
Turkish
a Turk
Turkmenistan
Turkmen orTurkoman
a Turkmen or a Turkoman
Tuvalu
Tuvaluan
a Tuvaluan
Uganda
Ugandan
a Ugandan
Ukraine
Ukrainian
a Ukrainian
United Arab Emirates (UAE)
UAE or Emirates (used attributively only, as in UAE buildings, Emirates holidays but not He is UAE, I am Emirates)or Emirati
an Emirati
United Kingdom (UK)
UK (used attributively only, as in UK time but not He is UK) or British
a Briton
United States of America (USA)
US (used attributively only, as in US aggression but not He is US)
a US citizen
Uruguay
Uruguayan
a Uruguayan
Uzbekistan
Uzbek
an Uzbek
Vanuatu
Vanuatuan
a Vanuatuan
Vatican City
Venezuela
Venezuelan
a Venezuelan
Vietnam
Vietnamese
a Vietnamese
Wales
Welsh
a Welshman, a Welshwoman
Western Samoa
Western Samoan
a Western Samoan
Yemen
Yemeni
a Yemeni
Yugoslavia
Yugoslav
a Yugoslav
Zaire
Zaïrean
a Zaïrean
Zambia
Zambian
a Zambian
Zimbabwe
Zimbabwean
a Zimbabwean