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

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