7 Letter Countries

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The names of countries can be challenging to spell sometimes, but if you remember how many letters are in their names, spelling them can become more manageable. Many countries have seven letters in their names. Here is the list, sorted by the continents that they are on and some unique historical information.

Many countries in Europe have seven letters in their names. These countries include the [eastern European nations] of Ukraine, Georgia, Romania, Hungary, Belarus, and Moldova. In Western Europe, Belgium, Britain (United Kingdom), and Ireland each have seven letter names. The Central European countries with seven letters include Austria and Germany. Additionally, Albania, Andorra, and Croatia are located in Southern Europe, and Estonia is in Northern Europe. Three Nordic Countries have seven letter names: Denmark, Finland, and Iceland. The last European country with seven letters is Armenia, which is a transcontinental country.

East of Europe, in Asia, is several countries whose names also have seven letters. These include Vietnam and Myanmar in Southeast Asia, as well as several countries in the Middle East, which is part of Asia. These Middle Eastern countries include Bahrain, an oil-rich kingdom in the Persian Gulf, and Lebanon, on the Mediterranean Sea border. Formosa was a short-lived country on Taiwan's island; it is no longer in existence, and most people have never even heard of it.

South of the Middle East, in Africa, are several countries whose names have seven letters. In North Africa (above the Sahara Desert), there is Tunisia, Algeria, and Morocco. In the hot and muggy Horn of Africa are Somalia and Eritrea. There is also Burundi, Nigeria, Senegal, and Lesotho. Dahomey was a country in Africa from about 1600 until the French colonized it around 1904; it no longer exists today, and most people have never heard about it.

Travel westward and the Caribbean island countries of Jamaica, Bermuda, and the Bahamas are part of North America and have seven letters in its name. St. Lucia, Grenada, and Antigua are other seven-letter countries located in the Caribbean's Lesser Antilles, often considered part of South America. Other South American countries with seven-letter names include Bolivia, Ecuador, Uruguay, and Surinam (sometimes spelled Suriname).

In the South Pacific, part of Australia is the New Zealand territory of Tokelau and the sovereign country of Vanuatu, both of which have seven letters in their names.

7 Letter Countries

Country 2022 Population
Nigeria218,541,212
Vietnam98,186,856
Germany83,369,843
Myanmar54,179,306
Algeria44,903,225
Ukraine39,701,739
Morocco37,457,971
Romania19,659,267
Ecuador18,001,000
Somalia17,597,511
Senegal17,316,449
Burundi12,889,576
Tunisia12,356,117
Bolivia12,224,110
Belgium11,655,930
Hungary9,967,308
Belarus9,534,954
Austria8,939,617
Denmark5,882,261
Finland5,540,745
Lebanon5,489,739
Ireland5,023,109
Croatia4,030,358
Georgia3,744,385
Eritrea3,684,032
Uruguay3,422,794
Moldova3,272,996
Albania2,842,321
Jamaica2,827,377
Armenia2,780,469
Lesotho2,305,825
Bahrain1,472,233
Estonia1,326,062
Bahamas409,984
Iceland372,899
Vanuatu326,740
Grenada125,438
Andorra79,824
Bermuda64,184
Tokelau1,871

7 Letter Countries

Number of Letters Number of Countries Countries
411Chad, Cuba, Fiji, Iran, Iraq, Laos, Mali, Niue, Oman, Peru, Togo
522Benin, Egypt, Gabon, Ghana, Kenya, Libya, Niger, Sudan, China, India, Japan, Nepal, Qatar, Syria, Yemen, Nauru, Palau, Samoa, Tonga, Italy, Malta, Spain
632Angola, Belize, Bhutan, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Cyprus, France, Gambia, Greece, Guinea, Guyana, Israel, Jordan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Latvia, Malawi, Mexico, Monaco, Norway, Panama, Poland, Russia, Rwanda, Serbia, Sweden, Taiwan, Turkey, Tuvalu, Uganda, Zambia
742Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Bermuda, Bolivia, Burundi, Croatia, Denmark, Ecuador, Eritrea, Estonia, Finland, Georgia, Germany, Grenada, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Jamaica, Lebanon, Lesotho, Moldova, Morocco, Myanmar, Nigeria, Rio Muni, Romania, Romania, Senegal, Somalia, Tokelau, Tunisia, Ukraine, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Vietnam
827Anguilla, Barbados, Botswana, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Colombia, Cameroon, Djibouti, Dominica, Ethiopia, Eswatini, Honduras, Hong Kong, Kiribati, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Pakistan, Paraguay, Portugal, Sri Lanka, Slovakia, Slovenia, Suriname, Tanzania, Thailand, Zimbabwe
913Argentina, Australia, Cape Verde, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Indonesia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Mauritius, Nicaragua, San Marino, Singapore, Venezuela
1017Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, El Salvador, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Mauritania, Mozambique, New Zealand, North Korea, Saint Lucia, Seychelles, South Korea, South Sudan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan
1110Afghanistan, Burkina Faso, Cook Islands, Netherlands, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Switzerland, Vatican City
125United States, Great Britain, New Caledonia, French Guiana, Turkmenistan
134Czech Republic, Liechtenstein, American Samoa, Norfolk Island

7 Letter Countries