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

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