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

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