Countries by Literal Meaning

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Can you name the countries by what their names literally mean (including the etymology of all proper names)?

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MeaningCountryEtymology
shallow sea
shrimp
bright noble youth
tall mountain
fields
little castle
house of stone
city of prophecy
between the rivers
windmill valley
moon
water's edge
fort
persevere with God
river land
MeaningCountryEtymology
dove land
green cape
eight standing together
silver land
land of young cattle
village
venerable island
friend of horses
palace island
protected by fire
bearded ones
two seas
land of the spear men
lion city
land of burnt faces

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