Geography Quiz / Countries by Literal Meaning

Random Geography or Country Quiz

Can you name the countries by what their names literally mean (including the etymology of all proper names)?

 Plays Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Score 0/30 Timer 07:00
MeaningCountryEtymology
land of burnt faces
fields
lion city
venerable island
land of the spear men
moon
water's edge
dove land
silver land
bearded ones
friend of horses
village
city of prophecy
land of young cattle
palace island
MeaningCountryEtymology
two seas
shallow sea
house of stone
fort
little castle
protected by fire
bright noble youth
persevere with God
river land
windmill valley
eight standing together
green cape
between the rivers
shrimp
tall mountain
Remove Ads.
Support Sporcle.
Get the best of Sporcle when you Go Orange. This ad-free experience offers more features, more stats, and more fun while also helping to support Sporcle. Thank you for becoming a member.

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
OR
Log In

Show Comments

Extras

Top Quizzes Today


Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.

Report this User

Report this user for behavior that violates our Community Guidelines.

Details: