Geography Quiz / Cities by People/Gods They're Named After

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Can you name the cities by the famous-ish people or god figures they were named after?

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Person/GodCityPerson/God Known As
KrakusPolish prince and dragon slayer
HabaguanexTaíno Native American chief
Paul the ApostleRoman Jewish apostle, a.k.a. Saul of Tarsus
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of WellingtonBritish soldier, victor of the Battle of Waterloo
George Washington1st President of the United States
James, Son of ZebedeeOne of Jesus' 12 apostles, Patron Saint of Spain
Prince LavaSon of Lord Rama in Hindu mythology, a.k.a. Luv, Loh
Kgosi GaboroneBotswana chief of the late 1800s
Fairfax MoresbyBritish naval officer
Jean Parisot de Valette1500s French nobleman, Grand Master of the Order of Malta
AthenaGreek goddess of wisdom
Antonio José de SucreVenezuelan independence leader
Queen AnneQueen of Great Britain and Ireland
Andries PretoriusBoer leader of the 1800s
Mai KolachiElderly fisherwoman on the Indus River
Person/GodCityPerson/God Known As
George Eden, 1st Earl of AucklandBritish politician, Governor-General of India
King George III1700s-1800s King of Great Britain and Ireland
Ho Chi MinhNorth Vietnamese communist leader
Saint MarinusChristian stonemason from an Adriatic island
Queen YamoussoLeader of village in Ivory Coast
MumbadeviHindu goddess
James Monroe5th President of the USA, supported African colonies for African-Americans
Alexander the GreatSuccessful Ancient Greek king
MetztliAztec god/goddess of the moon, night and farmers
Sir Thomas BrisbaneScottish astronomer, Governor of New South Wales
Pierre Savorgnan de BrazzaItalian-French explorer of the 1800s
Braslav of Pannonian CroatiaDuke/Prince of Pannonian Croatia, 800s AD
Lady PenhLegendary wealthy Cambodian nun
RomulusMythical founder of this city, killed twin Remus
James II of England1600s English king, Duke of York

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