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

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