Geography Quiz / Country/Territory Name Meanings

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Can you name the countries and territories based on the rough English translation of their name?

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Meaning of NameCountryRoot Language
Black Mountain
River of Shrimp
Land of the Thunder Dragon
Islands of the Moon
Highlanders/The Tall Ones
Place of Many Fish/Abundance of Butterflies
Bull
Jagged Mountain *
Shallow Sea
Land of Wood and Water/Land of Springs
Green Cape
Those Who Domesticate Cattle/At the Foot of the Mountains/Holy Land
Land of Punjab, Afghania, Kashmir, and Sindh
Ancient and Bearded
Resplendant Island
Land of the Rising Sun
Bengali Country
White Russia
Dark-Skinned/Black
Lowlands
We Have *
Land of the Aryans
Fertile Place
Land of the Blacks
Small Castle
Field of Blackbirds
Fortress Built Near Water
Lion City
Eastern Borderlands
Mountainous Land
Palace
Trade/Exchange
Land of Forty Tribes
Warrior King
Land of the People who have Crowns
Meaning of NameCountryRoot Language
Area Where There is Nothing
Lake
Land of the Moors
Eel *
Land of the Cossacks
The Savior
Mountain of Whiteness
Fragrant Harbor *
Southern Land/Southern
Cold Edge *
Equator
Indian Islands
Flowing Water
Hippopotamus
Ivory Coast
Little Venice
There was Gold *
Hill Town
Land of Quarrels
The Bearded Ones
Sunday
Land of the Horsemen
Our Land
Roman Realm
Islands of Sheep *
Central Nation
Land of Many Waters
Rich in Waters/Lakes
Foreigner/Unfamiliar Neighbor *
Land of the Self Masters
Copper/Land of Cypress Trees
Red Sea
Land of Honest Men
Quick/Fast/Hard/Tough/Strong
Hooded Overcoat
Meaning of NameCountryRoot Language
City/To Settle or Found
Land of Silver
Rich Coast
Light Stone
Honey/Haven
Fearless/Brave
Northern Way
Gorge
Trinity and Tobacco
Rich Port *
Water Shore
Isle of Hyraxes
Terraced Bay
Land of the Free
Borderland/Marches
River of Shellfish
(People of the) Ten Arrows
Tongues of Fire/Flaming Water
Lion Mountains
Eastern East
House of Stone
Land of the Eagles
The Realm of One's Own Kin
Eight Islands
To Invade *
Place of Many Trees
Descend
Depths
Place of the Moa
I Go to the Beach
Land of Ice
End of the Earth
Village/Settlement
Two Seas

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