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

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