Nouns of Places

Nouns are also used to name places and here are some examples of nouns that are used to name places.

 

Nouns of places

Definition

1.

abattoir

A place where cattle, sheep, etc are slaughtered. 

2.

airfield

A large field for aero planes.

3.

airport

A place where airliners take off or leave passengers.

4.

aquarium

A place where fishes and water plants are kept for public view.

5.

auditorium

Building in which an audience sits.

7.

bank

A public place where money is kept.

8.

boutique

Small shop selling hats, women’s clothes, cosmetics etc.

9.

cabin

A room on a ship.

10.

cemetery

A place for burying the dead.

11.

 clinic

A doctor’s place of business. 

12.

  creamery

Place where milk, cream, butter, etc are sold; butter factory.

13.

  crematorium

Place, building for the burning of corpses.

14.

dispensary

A place where medicine is prepared.

15.

emporium

A shop selling a large variety of goods.

16.

 factory

A place where goods are manufactured.

17.

 farm

A piece of land for growing crops, vegetables and fruits, or for raising animals.

18.

garage

A place where cars are kept or repaired.

19.

 garden

A place for growing vegetables, flowers and fruits

20.

 harbor

A place of shelter for ships.

 

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