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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Names_of_Myanmar

The country known in English as both Myanmar and Burma has undergone changes in both its official and popular names worldwide. The choice of names ...

news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/7013943.stm

Sep 26, 2007 ... Protest marches in Burma have entered a ninth day. But why is the country not known in the UK by its official name, Myanmar? The eyes of the ...

www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2012/11/19/why-its-such-a-big-deal-that-obama-said-myanmar-rather-than-burma

Nov 19, 2012 ... While Obama has emphasized that his visit is not an endorsement of the regime, using the name "Myanmar" would certainly risk that ...

www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2011/12/02/143049567/why-burma-why-myanmar-why-both

Dec 2, 2011 ... "Since 1989 the military authorities in Burma have promoted the name Myanmar as a conventional name for their state; the U.S. Government ...

www.sporcle.com/blog/2017/07/why-did-burma-change-name-to-myanmar

Jul 24, 2017 ... The nation formerly know as Burma changed its name to Myanmar in the latter part of the 20th century. Learn more about why in this short blog ...

www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2014/11/president-obama-is-in-burma-or-is-it-myanmar/382751

Nov 13, 2014 ... U.S. President Barack Obama (L) meets Myanmar's President Thein Sein (R) at the .... But the U.S. and U.K. insisted on using the name Burma.

www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/1958/02/burmese-names/306818

Burmese names are often very confusing to foreign visitors because we do not necessarily hand down family surnames from generation to generation and ...

www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/myanmar.htm

Official Name: Pyidaungzu Myanma Naingngandaw short form: Myanma int'l long form: Republic of the Union of Myanmar int'l short form: Myanmar formerly, but ...

www.quora.com/Why-did-Myanmar-change-its-name-from-Burma

This is an interesting sociolinguistic issue. Actually both words have the same etymological origin. The difference is the register, i.e. the Burmese language may  ...