Geography Quiz / Rare Geographical Baby Names (Why Not Naypyidaw?)

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Hey, parents-to-be! Love geography but think names like Austin and Brooklyn are too common? Here are some 'rare place names' (A to Z) that nameberry.com says were given to fewer than 25 babies in 2019. Can you use the clues to figure out what they are?

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Continent whose name comes from the Greek for 'opposite of the North'.A
Former name of the second-most populous city of India.B
French island in the Mediterranean, birthplace of Napoleon Bonaparte.C
Ancient Greek town that was thought to be the center of the world, home to a famous oracle, recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.D
One of the four constituent countries of the United Kingdom.E
City in North Dakota that is also the name of a 1996 Best Picture Oscar nominated Coen Brothers movie.F
Island in the English Channel, part of the same-name Bailiwick, famous for its cattle.G
The capital of the Canadian province of Nova Scotia.H
Asian river that originates in the Tibetan plateau and flows through China, India and Pakistan.I
Southeast Asian capital, formerly known as Sunda Kelapa and Batavia, one of the ten most populous capital cities in the world.J
Second oldest and fourth largest Hawaiian island, also the title of a concept EP by Childish Gambino.K
Eighteenth state to become part of the United States; named after the Sun King of France.L
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Sovereign city-state bordered by France and the Mediterranean Sea.M
City in Rhode Island known for its Gilded Age mansions, like Cornelius Vanderbilt's The Breakers.N
Capital and most populous city of Norway.O
Name by which Iran was commonly known before 1935, and still the name of a region in SW Iran.P
Second highest official capital city in the world after La Paz, and the closest one to the equator.Q
Largest and ninth most populous country in the world.R
Westernmost mainland country of the Afro-Eurasian landmass.S
Island of French Polynesia, home to its capital Papeete.T
U.S. state and code name given to one of the landing beaches in the Invasion of Normandy.U
One of the provincial capitals in the region of Veneto, Italy; home to William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.V
United States National Park located in California, famous for its granite monoliths like Half Dome and El Capitan, and its waterfalls.Y
Archaeological site in Sudan, natural monolith in Nigeria. or beach in California; last name of a former president of South Africa; Japanese restaurant chain; Neil Young album.Z

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