Misnomer or not?

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Can you separate the misnomers from the, er, nomers?

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Is the cross on the Red Cross flag red?
Are wellington boots named after the Duke of Wellington?
Do frankfurters originate from Frankfurt?
Is there lead in pencil lead?
Does dry cleaning not use liquids?
Is a black box (flight recorder) black?
Is there mince in a mince pie?
Is the Monaco Grand Prix held in Monaco?
Is catgut made from cats?
Did the cor anglais (English horn) originate from England?
Is the Earth's moon a moon?
Is a Manx cat a cat?
Is a shooting star a star?
Is a white rhino white?
Does the Marylebone Cricket Club have a cricket team?
Did the 30 years' war (in the 17th century) last for 30 years?
Did the Spanish Inquisition originate from Spain?
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Is a peanut a nut?
Is a koala bear a bear?
Is the Red sea usually red?
Is a firefly a fly?
Is a jellyfish a fish?
Did Chinese Checkers originate from China?
Are refried beans fried more than once?
Are the Everly Brothers brothers?
Do Panama hats originate from Panama?
Is a kiwi bird a bird?
Does horsehair come from horses?
Is a karate black belt black?
Is a black bean a bean?
Is Ecuador on the equator?
Is the Hubble telescope a telescope?
Are the Canary islands named after the canary bird?
Was Americium discovered in America?

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