An example of a place beginning with the letter J is Jackson, MS. Jackson is the capital of Mississippi, and as of 2014, is the state's largest city.Continue Reading
Jackson was founded in 1821 near Pearl River and was originally called LeFleur's Bluff. On November 28, 1821, the city became the state's seat of government. It was chosen for its central location in the state. LeFleur's Bluff was renamed Jackson after Major General Andrew Jackson, later known as President Andrew Jackson.
Jackson is located in Hinds, Madison and Rankin counties. As of the 2010 census, 173,514 people lived there. The city experiences mild winters and humid, hot summers. Its slogan is "Jackson, Mississippi: City with Soul."Learn more about Maps & Cartography
Some countries that begin with the letter "K" are: Kenya, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Kurdistan, Kosovo, Kuwait and Kyrgyzstan. The two nations of Korea, North Korea and South Korea, may also be included on a list of countries starting with "K." Karakalpakstan is an autonomous republic of Uzbekistan that is not recognized by the United Nations.Full Answer >
As of 2015, there are no countries with names that begin with the letter W. However, Western Sahara is a disputed territory formed from part of the former Spanish Sahara territory.Full Answer >
Countries that start with the letter B include the Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burma and Burundi.Full Answer >
Some countries that begin with the letter F are Fiji, Finland and France. Both Finland and France are located in Europe, with Finland in the north of the continent and France in the west. Fiji is located in the South Pacific, just north of New Zealand.Full Answer >