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

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