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

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