Israel Science and Technology Directory

International : Citizenship adjectives and nationalities

The list below provide the adjectives for the citizens of the countries. Most (BUT not all) of the adjectives are also identical to the nationality name. As it can be seen in the list, in English there is no general rule for the formulation of a citizenship adjective, but there are commonly used conventions. Please contact us if you have comments or corrections.

To sort the list click a column heading.

CountryCitizenship adjective
AfghanistanAfghan
AlbaniaAlbanian
AlgeriaAlgerian
American Samoaof American Samoa
AndorraAndorran
AngolaAngolan
AnguillaAnguilla
Antarcticaof Antarctica
Antigua and Barbudaof Antigua and Barbuda
ArgentinaArgentine
ArmeniaArmenian
ArubaAruban
AustraliaAustralian
AustriaAustrian
AzerbaijanAzerbaijani
BahamasBahamian
BahrainBahraini
Bangladeshof Bangladesh
BarbadosBarbadian
BelarusBelarusian
BelgiumBelgian
BelizeBelizean
BeninBeninese
BermudaBermuda
BhutanBhutanese
BoliviaBolivian
Bosnia-Herzegovinaof Bosnia-Herzegovina
Botswanaof Botswana
Bouvet Islandof Bouvet Island
BrazilBrazilian
British Indian Ocean Territoryof British Indian Ocean Territory
Brunei Darussalamof Brunei Darussalam
BulgariaBulgarian
Burkina Fasoof Burkina Faso
Burundiof Burundi
Cabo VerdeCape Verde
CambodiaCambodian
CameroonCameroonian
CanadaCanadian
Cayman Islandsof Cayman Islands
Central African Republicof Central African Republic
ChadChadian
ChileChilean
ChinaChinese
Christmas Islandof Christmas Island
Cocos (Keeling) Islandsof Cocos (Keeling) Islands
ColombiaColombian
ComorosComorian
CongoCongolese
Congo, Dem. RepublicCongo, Dem. Republic
Cook Islandsof Cook Islands
Costa RicaCosta Rican
CroatiaCroatian
CubaCuban
CyprusCypriot
CzechiaCzech
DenmarkDanish
Djiboutiof Djibouti
Dominicaof Dominica
Dominican RepublicDominican
EcuadorEcuadorian
EgyptEgyptian
El SalvadorSalvadorean
Equatorial Guineaof Equatorial Guinea
EritreaEritrean
EstoniaEstonian
EthiopiaEthiopian
European Unionof European Union
Falkland Islands (Malvinas)of Falkland Islands
Faroe Islandsof Faroe Islands
Fijiof Fiji
FinlandFinnish
FranceFrench
French Guianaof French Guiana
French Southern Territoriesof French Southern Territories
GabonGabonese
GambiaGambian
GeorgiaGeorgian
GermanyGerman
GhanaGhanaian
GibraltarGibraltar
Great BritainBritish
GreeceGreek
GreenlandGreenland
GrenadaGrenadian
Guadeloupe (French)of Guadeloupe (French)
Guam (USA)Guam (USA)
GuatemalaGuatemalan
Guernseyof Guernsey
GuineaGuinea
Guinea Bissauof Guinea Bissau
GuyanaGuyanese
HaitiHaitian
Heard Island and McDonald Islandsof Heard Island and McDonald Islands
HondurasHonduran
Hong Kongof Hong Kong
HungaryHungarian
IcelandIcelandic
IndiaIndian
IndonesiaIndonesian
InternationalInternational
IranIranian
IraqIraqi
IrelandIrish
Isle of Manof Isle of Man
IsraelIsraeli
ItalyItalian
Ivory Coastof Ivory Coast
JamaicaJamaican
JapanJapanese
Jerseyof Jersey
JordanJordanian
KazakhstanKazakh
KenyaKenyan
Kiribatiof Kiribati
Korea-NorthKorea-North
Korea-Southof Korea-South
KuwaitKuwaiti
KyrgyzstanKyrgyz
LaosLaos
LatviaLatvian
LebanonLebanese
Lesothoof Lesotho
LiberiaLiberian
LibyaLibyan
Liechtensteinof Liechtenstein
LithuaniaLithuanian
Luxembourgof Luxembourg
MacauMacau
MacedoniaMacedonia
MadagascarMalagasy
MalawiMalawian
MalaysiaMalaysian
MaldivesMaldivian
MaliMalian
MaltaMaltese
Marshall Islandsof Marshall Islands
Martinique (French)Martinique (French)
MauritaniaMauritania
MauritiusMauritian
MayotteMayotte
MexicoMexican
Micronesiaof Micronesia
MoldovaMoldova
MonacoMonaco
MongoliaMongolia
MontenegroMontenegrin
MontserratMontserrat
MoroccoMoroccan
MozambiqueMozambican
Myanmarof Myanmar
NamibiaNamibian
NauruNauruan
NepalNepalese
NetherlandsNetherlands
Netherlands AntillesNetherlands Antilles
New Caledonia (French)New Caledonia (French)
New ZealandNew Zealand
NicaraguaNicaraguan
NigerNiger
NigeriaNigerian
NiueNiuean
Norfolk Islandof Norfolk Island
Northern Mariana Islandsof Northern Mariana Islands
NorwayNorwegian
OmanOman
PakistanPakistan
PalauPalau
PanamaPanamian
Papua New Guineaof Papua New Guinea
ParaguayParaguayan
PeruPeruvian
PhilippinesPhilippine
Pitcairn Islandof Pitcairn Island
PolandPolish
Polynesia (French)of Polynesia (French)
PortugalPortuguese
Puerto Ricoof Puerto Rico
Qatarof Qatar
Reunion (French)Reunion (French)
RomaniaRomanian
RussiaRussian
RwandaRwandan
Saint Helenaof Saint Helena
Saint Kitts & Nevis Anguillaof Saint Kitts & Nevis Anguilla
Saint Luciaof Saint Lucia
Saint Pierre and Miquelonof Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Saint Vincent & Grenadinesof Saint Vincent & Grenadines
SamoaSamoan
San Marinoof San Marino
Sao Tome and Principeof Sao Tome and Principe
Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabian
SenegalSenegalese
SerbiaSerbian
Seychellesof Seychelles
Sierra LeoneSierra Leonean
SingaporeSingaporean
SlovakiaSlovak
SloveniaSlovene
Solomon Islandsof Solomon Islands
SomaliaSomali
South AfricaSouth African
South Georgia & South Sandwich Islandsof South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands
South SudanSouth Sudanese
SpainSpanish
Sri Lankaof Sri Lanka
SudanSudanese
SurinameSurinamese
Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islandsof Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands
SwazilandSwazi
SwedenSwedish
SwitzerlandSwiss
SyriaSyrian
TaiwanTaiwan
TajikistanTajik
TanzaniaTanzania
ThailandThai
TogoTogolese
Tokelauof Tokelau
TongaTongan
Trinidad and Tobagoof Trinidad and Tobago
TunisiaTunisia
TurkeyTurkish
TurkmenistanTurkmen
Turks and Caicos Islandsof Turks and Caicos Islands
TuvaluTuvaluan
U.K.U.K.
USAAmerican
USA Minor Outlying Islandsof USA Minor Outlying Islands
UgandaUgandan
UkraineUkrainian
United Arab Emiratesof United Arab Emirates
UruguayUruguayan
UzbekistanUzbek
Vanuatuof Vanuatu
VaticanVatican
VenezuelaVenezuelan
VietnamVietnamese
Virgin Islands (British)of Virgin Islands (British)
Virgin Islands (USA)of Virgin Islands (USA)
Wallis and Futuna Islandsof Wallis and Futuna Islands
Western Saharaof Western Sahara
YemenYemenite
ZambiaZambian
ZimbabweZimbabwean