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

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