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

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