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(arranged alphabetically by name)

A

Acre - Akko
Amboyna - Ambon Island
Archipel Dangereux (Louis-Antoine de Bougainville) - Tuamotu Archipelago
Archipel de Bourbon (Louis-Antoine de Bougainville) - Society Islands (French Polynesia)
Arro - Yaro (Malolo, Fiji)
Arzilla - Asilah (Morocco)
Atooi - Kaua'i (Hawai'i, USA)
Austrian Netherlands - Belgium + Luxembourg (~roughly)

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B

Banda Oriental - Uruguay
Barstow's Island (Nathaniel Cary) - Morane (Gambier Archipelago)
Batavia - Jakarta (Indonesia)
Batavian Republic - Netherlands
Bencoolen - Bengkulu (Sumatra, Indonesia)
Bird Island (James Colnett) - Nihoa (Hawai'i, USA)
Bombay - Mumbai (India)
Brighthelmstone - Brighton (UK)
Brixton - Brighstone (UK)
Buitenzorg - Bogor (Indonesia)

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C

Candelay - Kantalai (Sri Lanka)
Candia - Crete (Greece)
Cannibal Isles - Fiji
Canton - Kuang-Chou
Celebes - Sulawesi
Cerigo - Kythera / Kithira (Greece)
Cerigotto - Andikíthira (Greece)
Ceylon - Sri Lanka
Cheribon - Cirebon (Indonesia)
Christmas Harbor (Cook) - Baie de l'Oiseau (Kerguelen)
Constantinople - Istanbul (Turkey)
Cook's River - Cook Inlet (Alaska, USA)
Corea - Korea
Corunna - La Coruña (Spain)

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D

Dago Island - Hiiumaa (Estonia)
Dantzic - Gdańsk (Poland)
Delagoa Bay - Maputo Bay (Mozambique)
Desolation Island - Kerguelen
Drummond Island - Tabiteuea (Kiribati)
Duke of York Island (John Byron) - Atafu (Tokelau Islands)
Dutch East Indies - Indonesia

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E

Easter Island - Rapa Nui
Edo - Tokyo (Japan)
Enchanted Islands - Galapagos Islands
Equatorial Islands - Line Islands
Escholtz Island (Otto von Kotzebue) - Bikini (Marshall Islands)
Eupatoria - Yevpatoriya (Ukraine)

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F

Feejee - Fiji
Fernando Po - Bioko (Republic of Equatorial Guinea)
Flushing - Vlissingen (Netherlands)
Fort Royal - Fort de France (Martinique)
Friendly Islands - Tonga

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G

Gardner Island - Nikumaroro (Kiribati)
George's Town - Arrabal (Minorca)
German Ocean - North Sea
Gold Coast - Ghana
Graham Land - Antarctic Peninsula
Gran Colombia - Colombia + Ecuador + Venezuela
Grandes Cyclades (Louis-Antoine de Bougainville) - Vanuatu
Great Fish River - Back River (Canada)
Great Loo Choo - Okinawa (Japan)

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H

Helsingfors - Helsinki (Finland)
Heneaga - Great Inagua
Hervey Islands (James Cook) - Cook Islands
Hispaniola - Haiti + Dominican Republic

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I

Île Bonaparte - Île de la Réunion
Île Bourbon - Île de la Réunion
Île de France - Mauritius
Île de la Recherche (Antoine-Raymond-Joseph Bruni d'Entrecasteaux) - Vanikoro (Solomon Islands)
Île Royale - Cape Breton Island (Canada)
Îles Malouines - Falkland Islands
Ilha Formosa - Taiwan
Independence Island - Malden Island (Kiribati)
Island of Desolation (James Cook) - Kerguelen
Islas de Los Ladrones (Ferdinand Magellan) - Marianas

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J

Jeddo - Tokyo (Japan)

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K

Karakakooa - Kealakekua (Hawai'i, USA)
Kerguelen's Land - Kerguelen
King George III Sound (George Vancouver) - King George Sound (Australia)
King George's Island (Samuel Wallis) - Tahiti

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L

Lagoon Island (James Cook) - Vahitahi (Tuamotu Archipelago)
Leghorn - Livorno (Italy)
Lew Chew Islands - Ryukyu Islands
Lissa - Vis (Croatia)
Loo Choo Islands - Ryukyu Islands
Low Archipelago - Tuamotu Archipelago
Luconia - Luzon (Philippines)
Lyra Island - Yagachi Shima (Okinawa, Japan)

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M

Madison Island - Nuku Hiva (Marquesas Islands)
Mallicolo - Malekula (Vanuatu)
Morotoi - Moloka'i (Hawai'i, USA)
Mowee - Maui (Hawai'i, USA)

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N

Navarino - Pylos (Greece)
Navigators' Islands - Samoa
New Albion (Francis Drake) - Pacific coast of North America
New Amsterdam - New York (New York, USA)
New Georgia (George Vancouver) - Everett (Washington, USA)
New Hebrides - Vanuatu
New Holland - Australia
North Britain - Scotland
Nouvelle Cythère (Louis-Antoine de Bougainville) - Tahiti
Nova Zembla - Novaya Zemlya (Russia)
Novaheevah - Nuku Hiva (Marquesas Islands)
Nueva Granada - Colombia

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O

Ocean Island - Kure Atoll (Hawai'i, USA)
Onehow - Ni'ihau (Hawai'i, USA)
Oonalashka - Unalaska (Alaska, USA)
Oparo - Rapa
Otaheite - Tahiti
Owyhee - Hawai'i

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P

Palmer's Land - Antarctic Peninsula
Paumotu - Tuamotu Archipelago
Pearl River - Zhu Jiang River (China)
Plymouth Dock - Devonport (UK). Changed 1 Jan 1824.
Pointe de Galle - Galle (Sri Lanka)
Port Andrews (Nathaniel Portlock) - Resurrection Bay (Alaska, USA)
Port Cox - Clayoquot Sound (BC, Canada)
Port Impérial - Grand Port, Mauritius
Port Jackson - Sydney Harbour (Australia)
Port Jervis - Jervis Bay (Australia)
Port Melville - Unten, Okinawa (Japan)
Portsmouth Common - Portsea (UK)
Prince of Wales Island (Francis Light) - Penang / Pulau Pinang (Malaysia)

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Q

Quadra and Vancouver Island (George Vancouver) - Vancouver Island (BC, Canada)
Quelpaert Island - Cheju-do (Korea)

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R

Ragusa - Dubrovnik (Croatia)
Reval - Tallinn (Estonia)
Rose Hill - Parramatta (New South Wales, Australia)

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S

Saint Domingue - Haiti
Sandalwood Island - Sumba (Indonesia)
Sandwich Islands (James Cook) - Hawaiian Islands
Sebastopol - Sevastopol (Ukraine)
Sir Henry Martyn's Island - Nuku Hiva (Marquesas Islands)
Smyrna - Izmir (Turkey)
Somer Islands - Bermuda
Spice Islands - Moluccas
St. Christopher - St. Kitts
St. Eustatia - St. Eustatius
Statia - St. Eustatius
Sulphur Island - Iwo Jima (Japan)
Summer Islands - Bermuda

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T

Tamatave - Toamasina (Madagascar)
Teneriffe - Tenerife
Tongataboo - Tongatapu (Tonga)
Townsend - Boothbay (Maine, USA)
Tranquebar - Tarangambadi (India)
Turtle Island - Vatoa (Fiji)

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U

United Provinces - Netherlands
Ushant - Ouessant

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V

Van Dieman's Land - Tasmania

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W

Wahoo - O'ahu (Hawai'i, USA)
Waigiou - Pulau Waigeo (Indonesia)
Western Isles - Azores
Whytoohee - Napuka (Tuamotu Archipelago)

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Y

Yedo - Tokyo (Japan)
Ylo - Ilo (Peru)
York - Toronto (Canada)

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Z

Zeloan - Sri Lanka

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