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

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