100+ Proper Noun Examples

Proper nouns are the names of a particular person, place or thing. Proper noun always begin with a capital letter irrespective of where it is used in a sentence.

Proper Nouns List

Following are some of the most commonly used proper nouns in English langue:

Name of People: George Washington, Mahatma Gandhi, Nelson Mandela, Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Edison etc.

Name of Country: Denmark, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Germany, China, India etc.

Name of City: London, New York, Melbourne, Auckland, Toronto, New Delhi, Paris etc.

Name of State: Alabama, Alaska, California, Delaware, Hawaii, New Hampshire, Oklahoma, Texas etc.

Name of Company: Ford, Sony, Suzuki, Apple, Samsung etc.

Name of Restaurant: Subway, KFC, Dunkin Donuts, Starbucks, Chili’s etc.

Name of Shop: Next, Marks & Spencer, Gucci, Mango, J.Crew etc.

Name of Month: January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October November, December.

Name of Day: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday.

Name of Book: War and Peace, Great Expectations, The Brothers Karamazov, Ulysses, The Great Gatsby etc.

Name of Building: Burj Khalifa, The White House, Empire State Building, Willis Tower, Shanghai Tower etc.

Name of Religion: Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism etc.

Name of Ocean: Southern Ocean, ‎Atlantic Ocean, Pacific Ocean, Arctic Ocean etc.

Name of Mountain: Mount Everest, K2, Kangchenjunga, Lhotse, MakaluCho, OyuCho, Dhaulagiri etc.

Name of Language: English, Hindi, Sanskrit, French, German, Italian etc.

Name of Festival: Christmas, Diwali, Easter, Thanksgiving, Holi etc .

Name of Car: Lamborghini, Corolla, Cooper, Mustang, Beetle etc.

Name of Movie: Citizen Kane, The Godfather, Titanic, Pulp Fiction, The Shawshank Redemption, Casablanca, The Dark Knight etc.

Name of Bank: HDFC Bank, Bank of China, Axis Bank, HSBC, Commonwealth Bank, ANZ Bank etc.

Name of Church: St Paul’s Cathedral, St. Peter’s Basilica, Seville Cathedral, Milan Cathedral, Cathedral of Our Lady, Lincoln Cathedral, Canterbury Cathedral etc.

Name of Continent: Asia, Africa, Europe, Australia, North America, South America, and Antarctica

Name of Island: Corsica, Bali, Seychelles, Crete, Santorini, Galapagos Islands, Palawan, Bora Bora etc.

Name of Lake: Plitvice Lake, Spotted Lake, Five Flower Lake, Taal Lake, Abraham Lake, Lake Baikal, Crate Lake, Lake Berryessa Glory Hole, Dead Sea etc.

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