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

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