Speaking your language
“Knowledge of languages is the doorway to wisdom.”
Global 360 includes many alternative names which provides superior match rates for geocoding and international search.
Country and major city names are available in local and foreign language forms (‘exonyms‘). Languages supported include English conventional name (e.g. Roma / Rome), foreign exonyms (including French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Japanese [Kanji & Katakana], Arabic, Russian, simplified Chinese, Hebrew, Korean, Thai, Vietnamese, Greek & Turkish), second national language (e.g. Finnish: Helsinki / Swedish: Helsingfors), legacy names (e.g. Peking / Beijing) or long/short form (e.g. Kingston / Kingston-upon-Thames).