Geography Quiz / South American capitals by etymology

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Can you name the South American capitals by their word origin?

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'Assumption' in its official language
Named after an indigeneous tribe of the same name
Named after King George III
Derived from the country's latin name
Named after the tribe that lived in the area, whose name means 'centre of the world'
Named after Saint James, son of Zebedee
Named after the Carib tribe Parmirbo
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Named in honour of a 'sweet' revolutionary leader(constitutional)
Possibly from Magellan saying 'I saw a hill' in PortugueseContraversial Origin
A derivative for the word for 'planted fields' by the Muiscas
The Spanish pronunciation of the Quechua word for 'talker'
Litterally 'good air' in its official language, but perhaps better translated as 'fair winds'
The offical name means 'Our Lady of Peace' in its official language(administrative)

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