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

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