- In Galicia, a similar game is called bilharda.
- Philippines, a game known as syatong is similar to gilli-danda.
- In Italy a similar game known as "Lippa", "Lipe", "Tirolo", or "S-cianco" is shown in the movie Watch Out We Are Mad.
- In the United States, a similar game is called pee-wee.
- Dainty is a street ball game played in Schnitzelburg, Louisville, in the United States
- In England, a similar game was called Tip-cat
- In Poland a similar game is known, called Klipa
- In Malaysia a similar game is known as konda kondi