Place names in Norwegian polar areas

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In Norway, the Norwegian Polar Institute is the official naming authority for geographic names in polar areas.


From 2011, all Northern (17899) and Southern (5380) placenames with a Norwegian origin are available online at: http://placenames.npolar.no.


A naming committe accepts or rejects all new geonames, see the case archive (in Norwegian).