Country/Territory Name Meanings

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Can you name the countries and territories based on the rough English translation of their name?

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Meaning of NameCountryRoot Language
Flowing Water
Lake
Dark-Skinned/Black
Copper/Land of Cypress Trees
Lion Mountains
Palace
Place of the Moa
The Realm of One's Own Kin
To Invade *
Little Venice
Land of Wood and Water/Land of Springs
Islands of the Moon
Warrior King
(People of the) Ten Arrows
House of Stone
Land of the Free
Terraced Bay
Land of the Thunder Dragon
Tongues of Fire/Flaming Water
Hippopotamus
Land of the Rising Sun
The Bearded Ones
Place of Many Fish/Abundance of Butterflies
Ivory Coast
Land of the Blacks
Mountain of Whiteness
Ancient and Bearded
Land of the Aryans
White Russia
Fortress Built Near Water
Our Land
We Have *
Indian Islands
Central Nation
Rich in Waters/Lakes
Meaning of NameCountryRoot Language
Isle of Hyraxes
There was Gold *
Eight Islands
Fearless/Brave
Highlanders/The Tall Ones
Jagged Mountain *
Land of Quarrels
Depths
Bull
Borderland/Marches
Hooded Overcoat
Eel *
Place of Many Trees
Eastern East
Water Shore
Fragrant Harbor *
Rich Port *
Land of the Eagles
Red Sea
The Savior
Sunday
I Go to the Beach
Land of Forty Tribes
Descend
Foreigner/Unfamiliar Neighbor *
Rich Coast
Village/Settlement
Field of Blackbirds
Two Seas
Land of the Horsemen
Area Where There is Nothing
Islands of Sheep *
Land of Many Waters
Trade/Exchange
Bengali Country
Meaning of NameCountryRoot Language
Southern Land/Southern
Land of the Self Masters
Land of the Moors
Land of Honest Men
End of the Earth
Land of Ice
Land of the People who have Crowns
Black Mountain
Those Who Domesticate Cattle/At the Foot of the Mountains/Holy Land
Trinity and Tobacco
Shallow Sea
River of Shellfish
Equator
Cold Edge *
Honey/Haven
Land of Silver
Land of the Cossacks
Lion City
Land of Punjab, Afghania, Kashmir, and Sindh
Fertile Place
Roman Realm
Northern Way
Eastern Borderlands
Resplendant Island
Hill Town
Small Castle
Mountainous Land
City/To Settle or Found
Quick/Fast/Hard/Tough/Strong
River of Shrimp
Green Cape
Light Stone
Lowlands
Gorge

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